Anyone can sign up for a free Animoto account. The free version allows up to 30 seconds of video creation. But, since you are employed with CFCC, you are eligible for the Education Account which allows you to create unlimited videos with no time restrictions. Directions for applying for the Education Account and creating a video are provided below.
Document - Applying For an Animoto For Education Account
Document - Creating an Animoto Video
Document (for students) - Student Animoto Education Account Sign up