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Pluralsight is changing the way creative professionals learn today'€™s most in-demand skills.

And now we’re going one step further. We’ve partnered with SideFX to make it even easier for Visual Effects artists like you to take your skillset to the next level. Through online video training from the world’s most knowledgeable authors, accurate skills assessments and other powerful learning tools, Pluralsight is redefining the learning landscape.


New Skill Path
Houdini: Core Skills

With its procedural node-based workflow, Houdini lets you create more content faster to reduce timelines and enjoy enhanced flexibility in all your creative tasks. Houdini is perfect for Visual Effects artists and technical directors with its particle and dynamics tools. 

Check out this overview of the new skill path by Pluralsight's very own Houdini expert, John Moncrief.


Get a glimpse of popular Houdini courses

Introduction to Houdini 15
by John Moncrief

Introduction to Collisions in Houdini
by John Moncrief

Introduction to Particles in Houdini
by John Moncrief

Introduction to Fluid Simulations in Houdini
by John Moncrief

Crowds in Houdini 15
by Andreas Giesen

Creating Custom Houdini Solvers with VEX Wrangles
by Beau Garcia

Push the limits of what's possible. Today.

Annual membership
US$ 299 /year
Monthly membership
US$ 29 /month

Pluralsight members enjoy access to the following features and benefits:

  • Access to entire 5,000+ course library
  • Learning paths
  • Skill measurement
  • Exercise files
  • Course learning checks
  • Completion certificates
  • Mobile apps
  • Offline viewing

Pluralsight at a glance



With 80+ courses released monthly, we keep professionals in the know on today’s most in-demand topics.



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With thousands of hours of video training, rest assured you’ll find the answers you need.