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
Film & Disability - What Are Your Options? Beaconsfield
Edit Producing Glasgow 10 Mar 2019 to 13 Mar 2020
Introduction to Production Accounting Glasgow 8 Apr 2019 to 9 Apr 2020
Running Your Own TV Production Company Beaconsfield 23 Jan 2020 to 24 Jan 2020
Film Production Co-ordinators Beaconsfield 27 Jan 2020 to 29 Jan 2020
Line Producing for Film Beaconsfield 30 Jan 2020 to 31 Jan 2020
16mm/35mm Camera Familiarisation Beaconsfield 3 Feb 2020 to 7 Feb 2020
Scouting for Commercials Glasgow 8 Feb 2020 to 16 Feb 2020
How to Write for Independent Cinema Beaconsfield 10 Feb 2020 to 11 Feb 2020
Craft Editing Beaconsfield 17 Feb 2020 to 21 Feb 2020
An Introduction to Short Filmmaking Beaconsfield 20 Feb 2020 to 21 Feb 2020
Film & Disability - What Are Your Options? Beaconsfield 20 Feb 2020
Visually Expressive Directing Beaconsfield 24 Feb 2020 to 25 Feb 2020
Factual Editing Glasgow 24 Feb 2020 to 28 Feb 2020
Introduction to Locations Management Glasgow 2 Mar 2020 to 4 Mar 2020
Start Self-Shooting Glasgow 2 Mar 2020 to 3 Mar 2020
Introduction to Self Shooting Beaconsfield 2 Mar 2020 to 3 Mar 2020
Location Sound Recording Beaconsfield 2 Mar 2020 to 6 Mar 2020
Advanced Self-Shooting Glasgow 4 Mar 2020 to 5 Mar 2020
Scriptwriting for Film & Television Beaconsfield 4 Mar 2020 to 11 Mar 2020
The Curse of Crunch Beaconsfield 9 Mar 2020
Live Sports Production with Live TV Simulator Beaconsfield 16 Mar 2020 to 20 Mar 2020
Data Wrangling Glasgow 16 Mar 2020
Introduction to the role of Digital Imaging Technician (DIT) Glasgow 17 Mar 2020
Audio Drama - From Pitch To Script Beaconsfield 17 Mar 2020 to 26 Mar 2020
Script Reading and Reporting Glasgow 21 Mar 2020 to 28 Mar 2020
Casting The Actors Beaconsfield 23 Mar 2020 to 25 Mar 2020
Filming Skills for Video Journalists Glasgow 25 Mar 2020 to 27 Mar 2020
Comedy Sketch-Writing for Radio & TV Beaconsfield 26 Mar 2020 to 27 Mar 2020
Storytelling for Business Beaconsfield 27 Mar 2020
Editors Bootcamp Beaconsfield 30 Mar 2020 to 3 Apr 2020
Developing & Pitching Factual Programmes & Documentaries Beaconsfield 2 Apr 2020 to 3 Apr 2020
Scheduling on Movie Magic Beaconsfield 6 Apr 2020
Introduction to News Camera Operation Glasgow 6 Apr 2020 to 8 Apr 2020
Directing the Documentary Glasgow 6 Apr 2020 to 10 Apr 2020
Budgeting on Movie Magic Beaconsfield 7 Apr 2020
Directing the Microbudget Feature Film Beaconsfield 20 Apr 2020 to 22 Apr 2020
Writing The TV Pilot Beaconsfield 20 Apr 2020 to 1 May 2020
Directing The Comedy Beaconsfield 23 Apr 2020 to 24 Apr 2020
Introduction to Editing on Adobe Premiere Pro Beaconsfield 29 Apr 2020 to 1 May 2020