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.

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Course Location Dates
BiteSized@NFTS: Documentary Commissions:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Actors’ Tools for Screen Naturalism:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Producing Your TV Programme:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
Finishing The Script: 1-2-1 ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Factual Storytelling:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Novel Adaptation:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Character Development:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Script Analysis:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Killer Ideas:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Pitch Surgery:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Emotional Stamina Workshop:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Writing A Micro Short:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Narrative Directing Analysis:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Story Structure:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Comedy Writing Finding The Tone:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
BiteSized@NFTS: Sketch-Writing for Television & Radio:- ONLINE Beaconsfield
Head of Production:- ONLINE Beaconsfield 29 May 2020
Making the Successful Short Film :- ONLINE Glasgow 1 Jun 2020 to 3 Jun 2020
Scriptwriting for Film & Television: ONLINE Beaconsfield 1 Jun 2020 to 12 Jun 2020
Making the Successful Micro-Budget Feature Film :- ONLINE Glasgow 4 Jun 2020 to 6 Jun 2020
Intimacy Co-ordination Introductory Workshop:- ONLINE Beaconsfield 5 Jun 2020
Edit Producing:- ONLINE Glasgow 8 Jun 2020 to 11 Jun 2020
Introduction to VFX:- ONLINE Glasgow 15 Jun 2020 to 19 Jun 2020
Drama Production Management:- ONLINE Beaconsfield 15 Jun 2020 to 19 Jun 2020
Getting A Commission:- ONLINE Beaconsfield 18 Jun 2020 to 19 Jun 2020
How To Develop Killer Ideas:- ONLINE Beaconsfield 18 Jun 2020 to 19 Jun 2020
Documentary Production Management:- ONLINE Beaconsfield 22 Jun 2020 to 26 Jun 2020
Writing the TV Pilot:- ONLINE Glasgow 22 Jun 2020 to 3 Jul 2020
Directing The Short Film: ONLINE Beaconsfield 24 Jun 2020 to 26 Jun 2020
Directing The Documentary: ONLINE Beaconsfield 29 Jun 2020 to 3 Jul 2020
Post-Production Demystified:- ONLINE Glasgow 7 Jul 2020 to 8 Jul 2020
Directors' Series Beaconsfield 13 Jul 2020 to 7 Aug 2020
Scheduling on Movie Magic Beaconsfield 3 Sep 2020
Budgeting on Movie Magic Beaconsfield 4 Sep 2020
Introduction to Sound Supervision Beaconsfield 4 Sep 2020
Introduction to Self Shooting Beaconsfield 7 Sep 2020 to 8 Sep 2020
Interviewing for Documentary Beaconsfield 10 Sep 2020 to 11 Sep 2020
Script Development for Independent Film Beaconsfield 10 Sep 2020 to 11 Sep 2020
16mm/35mm Camera Familiarisation Glasgow 14 Sep 2020 to 18 Sep 2020
Introduction to Sound Design for Narrative Filmmaking Beaconsfield 15 Sep 2020 to 18 Sep 2020