Introduction to Houdini FX

In this entertaining online Houdini FX course for beginners, you'll learn FX for cinema and gaming.

This course will teach you the Houdini.
Take the first step toward a career as a film and video game special effects artist.

Have you ever wondered how those incredible effects in your favorite movies and video games are created? In this Houdini for Beginners course, you'll learn how. Even if you have no previous experience, you will master Houdini foundations and begin building your own VFX shots from start.

Why should you learn Houdini FX at our school?

  • In this course, you may learn how to use industry software.
  • Make your own special effects shots from scratch.

With our online visual effects school, you may begin your career in the film and gaming industries. Get a lot of hands-on experience, and graduate with unique work for your demo reel.

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind educational experience by watching an online course. What a fantastic way to begin your career as a visual effects artist!

*This short course is a requirement for the advanced Houdini FX Course and will provide you with the necessary core abilities to continue on your educational journey.
Skill level
Basic computer skills & min. computer specs
Included software
Houdini, Nuke
Learn Houdini FX from this start course.
Our course of Houdini for beginners course helps you gain practical employment skills whether you're fresh out of high school, changing jobs, or upgrading skills.
  • Flexible Scheduling
    Schedule your classes around your employment and family obligations.
  • Tasks for practics
    Get skills on how to work on big motion pictures and video games.
  • Job-Ready Competencies
    Develop the practical and relevant career abilities that studios want.
  • Plans for Payment
    With flexible payments, you may pursue your passion and begin working sooner.
A program that has been authorized by the industry to help you start your career as a visual effects artist.
Term 1:


Begin by learning the fundamentals of visual effects and simulations using Houdini software. Learn to script with VEX and see how scripts can aid in the creation of more complex visual effects shots. Learn all there is to know about particles in Houdini, as well as the principles that drive them. Dive into sophisticated geometry ideas that will help you create and destroy things for your VFX scenes. Start developing your first completely rendered shots using rendering methods used in VFX production.

*The advanced Houdini FX Course requires completion of this short course. It will provide you with the necessary core abilities to continue on your educational journey.
Do you have any questions? We've got the answers you're looking for.
Learn more about the course requirements and the visual effects occupations you could pursue after graduation. Visit our main FAQ page or email us if you have any general inquiries regarding studying at our school.


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