Short course

Overview

This course provides a thorough overview of how to production manage a factual or documentary series, and provides those attending with an introduction to the principles and practices of the work involved.


The course will cover, amongst other things:

  • The role, function and responsibilities of the Production Manager
  • Scheduling, budgeting and cashflows
  • Defending your budget 
  • Managing the production and its personnel  
  • Union agreements
  • Insurance  
  • Preparing cost reports and Progress Reports  
    Music, archive, third party clearances and copyright
  • Employment law
  • Health and Safety
  • Locations 
  • Overseas filming
  • Technical knowledge and understanding
  • Post-production
  • Delivery of programmes - administratively and technically

Freelance Rate: £820

Corporate Rate: £1550

How to apply

Application deadline:

If you experience any problems making your application please contact us shortcourses@nfts.co.uk 01494 677 903

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