In this 1-week intensive course, you get an overview of some powerful Unreal Engine capabilities, which allow you to get a jumpstart in using Unreal across various industries, job roles and career opportunities.

This course is available at a steep discount and runs for 1-week only during these three week intervals and provides you with fast and easy access into the world of Unreal, but with instructor support. Not only offering the opportunity to not only learn Unreal essentials, but also get live training from one of our authorised trainers.

To get started in Unreal, in this course you will learn dynamic new skills that enable you to implement real-time 3D graphics into your projects, upskill your way to a promotion or even launch yourself into an exciting new career.




What You Get with the Course

  • Lifetime access to the course materials (and updates)
  • Live training by one of our Epic Authorised Trainers (if you choose this option)
  • A digital certificate upon completion
  • Access to our exclusive Final Pixel Academy Discord community where you can network with other students, employers, vendors, and our Epic authorised trainers.


If you choose our Trainer Option for the course, you will benefit by getting direct access to one of our Epic authorised trainers for 3, 1-hour live/remote sessions during the week to help you work through the materials and answer your most pressing questions while you learn.

Once you take this course, we think you’ll be hooked on Unreal Engine’s amazing capabilities to help you develop in-demand skills that are being used across different industries, across different jobs, and career pathways.

After you finish this course – you only need to decide where you want to go next.

Final Pixel Academy has range of Unreal Engine courses for Virtual Production to build your knowledge and transferable skills for current job openings (such as VAD, Tech Artist and Stage Operator) and will help prepare you to work in this fast-growing industry (USD 5.1 billion by 2027).

Unreal Engine is at the forefront of virtual production and is leading across industries and expanding possibilities for film and media creators. It continues to change every aspect of the production process and is revolutionising previsualization, virtual set creation, and more. It’s also a powerful 3D creation tool that supports the development of immersive VR and AR projects, including the creation of a full metaverse.

Unreal Engine Job Growth is set to increase over 122% over the next 10 years. Be a part of that growth. Remember, the smartest 1% never stop learning. They will own the future.

Course Modules


Module 1 - Introduction to Physical Based Rendering (PBR) - A Deeper Dive

  • Physically Based Materials Introduction
  • How and Why to Migrate Assets
  • Using Masking in Materials
  • Using Transparency in Unreal Engine
  • How to Animate a Material
  • Using Masking in Materials
  • Using Decals in Environments
  • How to Control Materials Dynamically
  • How to Control the Materials UVs

Module 2 - Asset Creation, Sourcing & Ingest

  • Overview of Model Creation
  • DCC Software Overview
  • How to Source Pre-made Assets

Module 3 - Lighting in Unreal

  • Overview of the Different Lighting Actors
  • The Difference between Baked & Dynamic Lights

Module 4 - Real Time Using Sequencer

  • Introduction to Optimisation
  • Triggering a Sequence

Module 5 - Using Blueprints

  • Introduction to Blueprints
  • An Overview of How to Use Blueprints
  • Example of Using Tick in Blueprints
  • Using Blueprint to Create a Simple Brick Scattering Tool


Live Trainer Schedules:

If you choose the Instructor Option, during the week of either Feb 6th, 13th or 20th (1 Week only) you will have access to any and all of the following 1 hour, live/remote instructor-led sessions.

Final Pixel Unreal Engine Authorised Trainer -

Tuesdays at 3PM GMT (9AM CST),
Wednesdays 5PM GMT (11AM CST)
Thursdays 7PM GMT (1PM CST)


*Please choose which week best suits your availability for the live session. They will be recorded and distributed to the week's students only. There will not be a repeated live session if missed.



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