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Short Courses

Short Courses

Fulfil your creative potential by joining the National Film and Television School!

Explore our wide range of courses, some of the most exciting and innovative in the world. You can expect the highest level of training, state-of-the-art facilities and will work with the latest advancements in high performance technology.



Channel your passion into real world skills, make unrivalled industry connections and get ready to make your dream career in the world of film, television and games a reality.

All courses

Cymru Wales 10.00am - 5.00pm 2 days

Main Campus 08 Jul/24 Places Available! 10:00am - 5:30pm 2 days Full-time

Scotland 20 May/24 Places available 09:30am-5:00pm 2 days Full-time

Leeds 27 Jun/24 Application deadline 26 Jun 2024 10.00am - 5.00pm 2 days Full-time

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Self-Shooting - Introduction

Self-Shooting - Introduction

Scotland 01 Jun/24 Places available 10.00am - 17.00pm 2 days Full-time

Short course

The Director's Prep

The Director's Prep

Leeds 13 Jun/24 Application deadline 11 Jun 2024 10.00am - 5.00pm 2 days Full-time

Scotland Register your interest 10.00am - 5.00pm 2 days Full-time

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A Practical Guide to Writing Comedy Drama

A Practical Guide to Writing Comedy Drama

Scotland Register your interest 10.00 - 17.00 5 days Full-time

Main Campus 17 Jun/24 Places Available 10:00am - 5:30pm 5 days Full-time

Short course

Documentary Production Management

Documentary Production Management

Main Campus 24 Jun/24 Places Available 10:00am - 5:30pm 5 days Full-time

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Craft Editing

Craft Editing

Cymru Wales 24 Jun/24 10:00 - 17:00 3 days

Scotland Register your interest 10.00 - 17.00 2 days Full-time

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Developing and Pitching Drama

Developing and Pitching Drama

Cymru Wales 10.00am - 5.00pm 2 days

Main Campus 08 Jul/24 Places Available! 10:00am - 5:30pm 2 days Full-time

Scotland 20 May/24 Places available 09:30am-5:00pm 2 days Full-time

Leeds 27 Jun/24 Application deadline 26 Jun 2024 10.00am - 5.00pm 2 days Full-time

Short course

Self-Shooting - Introduction

Self-Shooting - Introduction

Main Campus 01 Jul/24 Places Available 10:00am - 5:30pm

Scotland Register your interest 10.00 - 17.00 5 days Full-time

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Directing the Documentary

Directing the Documentary

London 08 Jul/24 Places Available! 10.00am to 5.30pm

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Directing Actors

Directing Actors

Leeds 08 Jul/24 Application deadline 5 Jul 2024 10.00am - 5.00pm 3 DAYS Full-time

Scotland Register your interest 10.00am - 17.00pm 3 days Full-time

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Introduction to Location Sound Recording

Introduction to Location Sound Recording

Main Campus 08 Jul/24 Places Available 10.00am to 5.30pm 3 days Full-time

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Making the Successful Short

Making the Successful Short

Cymru Wales 10.00am - 5.00pm 2 days

Main Campus 08 Jul/24 Places Available! 10:00am - 5:30pm 2 days Full-time

Scotland 20 May/24 Places available 09:30am-5:00pm 2 days Full-time

Leeds 27 Jun/24 Application deadline 26 Jun 2024 10.00am - 5.00pm 2 days Full-time

Short course

Self-Shooting - Introduction

Self-Shooting - Introduction

Main Campus 09 Sep/24 Places Available! 10:00am - 5:30pm 10 days Full-time

Cymru Wales 10.00am - 5.00pm 10 days Full-time

Leeds Register Your Interest 10.00am - 5.00pm 10 days Full-time

Scotland 08 Jul/24 Places available 10am - 5pm 10 days Full-time

Short course

Writing the TV Pilot

Writing the TV Pilot

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Leeds 13 Jun/24 Application deadline 11 Jun 2024 10.00am - 5.00pm 2 days Full-time

Scotland Register your interest 10.00am - 5.00pm 2 days Full-time

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A Practical Guide to Writing Comedy Drama

A Practical Guide to Writing Comedy Drama

Main Campus Places Available 10.00am to 5.30pm 10 days Full-time

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Acting For The Screen

Acting For The Screen

Scotland Register your interest 10.00 - 17.00 3 days Full-time

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Adobe After Effects

Adobe After Effects

Main Campus 06 Sep/24 Places Available! 10:00am - 17:00pm 1 day Full-time

Leeds 10.00am - 5.00pm 1 Day Full-time

Short course

Budgeting on Movie Magic

Budgeting on Movie Magic

Main Campus 30 Sep/24 10.00am - 5.30pm 2 days Full-time

Cymru Wales 10.00am - 5.00pm 2 days Full-time

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Camera Trainee Workshop

Camera Trainee Workshop

Main Campus 11 Sep/24 Places Available 10:00am - 5:30pm 3 days Full-time

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Composing for Film and TV

Composing for Film and TV

Cymru Wales 10:00 - 16:00 1 day Full-time

Scotland Register your interest 10am - 5pm 1 Full-time

Short course

Data Wrangling

Data Wrangling

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