The course takes around 1hour and covers the basics of modeling in Maya. If you do not have any experience in Maya it is a great starting point. Check it out for yourself at: http://www.digitaltutors.com/tutorial/2260-Creating-Your-First-Character-in-Maya (Pluralsight account needed)
About Neal Burger
Neal Burger is a successful entrepreuner. He is the founder of Acme Inc, a bootstrapped business that builds affordable SaaS tools for local news, indie publishers, and other small businesses.