The School of Audio Engineering has a few interesting courses for sound designers at beginner and intermediate level. Sound Design for Film, Mixdown Techniques and Sound Theory are some of the classes available. If you prefer the classical classrom teaching SAE is available in many parts of the world.
Sound Design for Pros
David Sonnenschein is a man of many talents. He’s a sound designer, filmmaker, musician, neuroscience researcher and author of the book Sound Design: The Expressive Power of Music, Voice and Sound Effects in Cinema. In his webinar series you get access to 12 hours of recorded lectures and a month of personal consultation.
Consultations with Ric Viers
Ric Viers has worked as a freelance sound designer for more than 13 years. He’s provided sound effects to nearly every major television network, Universal Studios, Apple and many others. Besides a three hour crash course in location soundfor film and television, you can get personal consultations with Ric Viers via Skype.
School of Video Game Audio
The School of Video Game Audio offers courses in both Audiokinetic’s Wwise and Firelight Technologies’ FMOD, focusing on the creation and implementation of interactive sound design, speech, and music for a game. These elements will be edited together to create a short demo reel during the two-month term.