NFTS Short Courses

The high standards and innovation set by the National Film and Television School continues at NFTS Short Courses.

Here industry professionals can further their careers through training courses taught by experienced tutors working in film and television. We have a huge range of technical and creative courses, in everything from 16/35mm Camera to Running Your Own Production Company.


Course Location Dates
Introduction to Editing on Avid Media Composer Beaconsfield 24 Apr 2019 to 26 Apr 2019
Running Your Own TV Production Company Beaconsfield 25 Apr 2019 to 26 Apr 2019
Documentary Shooting Beaconsfield 29 Apr 2019 to 4 May 2019
Where Do Documentary Ideas Come From? Glasgow 7 May 2019
How to Pitch a Documentary Glasgow 8 May 2019
Introduction to Editing on Adobe Premiere Pro Beaconsfield 8 May 2019 to 10 May 2019
Running Your Own FILM Production Company Beaconsfield 9 May 2019 to 10 May 2019
Factual Production Management Glasgow 13 May 2019 to 16 May 2019
Developing & Pitching Drama Beaconsfield 16 May 2019 to 17 May 2019
Introduction to Production Accounting Beaconsfield 16 May 2019 to 17 May 2019
An Introduction to Short Filmmaking Beaconsfield 20 May 2019 to 21 May 2019
Introduction to Sound Design for Narrative Filmmaking Beaconsfield 21 May 2019 to 24 May 2019
Head of Production Beaconsfield 23 May 2019 to 24 May 2019
Composing for Film, TV & Games Beaconsfield 29 May 2019 to 31 May 2019
Directing The Short Film Beaconsfield 30 May 2019 to 31 May 2019
Drama Production Management Beaconsfield 3 Jun 2019 to 7 Jun 2019
Craft Editing Beaconsfield 3 Jun 2019 to 7 Jun 2019
Start Self-Shooting Glasgow 4 Jun 2019 to 5 Jun 2019
Documentary Production Management Beaconsfield 10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019
Acting For The Screen Beaconsfield 10 Jun 2019 to 21 Jun 2019
Directing The Documentary Beaconsfield 17 Jun 2019 to 21 Jun 2019
Scriptwriting for Film & Television Beaconsfield 26 Jun 2019 to 3 Jul 2019
Writing the TV Pilot Glasgow 1 Jul 2019 to 12 Jul 2019
Directing Actors Beaconsfield 4 Jul 2019 to 5 Jul 2019
Directors' Series Beaconsfield 15 Jul 2019 to 9 Aug 2019
Intimacy Directing: An Introduction Beaconsfield 29 Aug 2019 to 30 Aug 2019
Introduction to Self Shooting Beaconsfield 5 Sep 2019 to 6 Sep 2019
Interviewing for Documentary Beaconsfield 9 Sep 2019 to 10 Sep 2019
Developing & Pitching Factual Programmes & Documentaries Beaconsfield 12 Sep 2019 to 13 Sep 2019
Scheduling on Movie Magic Beaconsfield 16 Sep 2019
Observational Filming Beaconsfield 16 Sep 2019 to 20 Sep 2019
Budgeting on Movie Magic Beaconsfield 17 Sep 2019
16mm/35mm Camera Familiarisation Beaconsfield 23 Sep 2019 to 27 Sep 2019
Comedy Sketch-Writing for Radio & TV Beaconsfield 24 Sep 2019 to 25 Sep 2019
First Time Factual Producing Beaconsfield 26 Sep 2019 to 27 Sep 2019
Writing The TV Pilot Beaconsfield 30 Sep 2019 to 11 Oct 2019
How To Develop Killer Ideas Beaconsfield 10 Oct 2019 to 11 Oct 2019
Radio Drama Lab Beaconsfield 15 Oct 2019 to 24 Oct 2019
Location Sound Recording Beaconsfield 28 Oct 2019 to 1 Nov 2019
Film Scoring for Editors Beaconsfield 7 Nov 2019 to 8 Nov 2019