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
Composing for Film, TV & Games Beaconsfield 16 Sep 2020 to 18 Sep 2020
First Time Factual Producing Beaconsfield 20 Sep 2020 to 21 Sep 2020
An Introduction to Short Filmmaking Beaconsfield 24 Sep 2020 to 25 Sep 2020
Sitcom Writing for TV and Radio Beaconsfield 28 Sep 2020 to 2 Oct 2020
The Art of Observational Filming Glasgow 28 Sep 2020 to 2 Oct 2020
Film Production Co-ordinators Beaconsfield 28 Sep 2020 to 30 Sep 2020
Line Producing for Film Beaconsfield 1 Oct 2020 to 2 Oct 2020
16mm/35mm Camera Familiarisation Beaconsfield 5 Oct 2020 to 9 Oct 2020
Introduction to Editing on Avid Media Composer Beaconsfield 7 Oct 2020 to 9 Oct 2020
How Stories Work in Documentaries Glasgow 7 Oct 2020 to 9 Oct 2020
Visually Expressive Directing Beaconsfield 8 Oct 2020 to 9 Oct 2020
Writing The TV Pilot Beaconsfield 12 Oct 2020 to 23 Oct 2020
The Art of Multi-Camera Directing Glasgow 12 Oct 2020 to 16 Oct 2020
Introduction to Editing on Adobe Premiere Pro Beaconsfield 14 Oct 2020 to 16 Oct 2020
Replay Operators Beaconsfield 19 Oct 2020 to 22 Oct 2020
Craft Editing Beaconsfield 19 Oct 2020 to 23 Oct 2020
Location Sound Recording Beaconsfield 25 Oct 2020 to 30 Oct 2020
Supervising Art Directors Beaconsfield 2 Nov 2020 to 3 Nov 2020
Running Your Own TV Production Company Beaconsfield 5 Nov 2020 to 6 Nov 2020
Film Scoring for Editors Beaconsfield 5 Nov 2020 to 6 Nov 2020
Directing The Comedy Beaconsfield 9 Nov 2020 to 10 Nov 2020
Developing & Pitching Factual Programmes & Documentaries Beaconsfield 9 Nov 2020 to 10 Nov 2020
Audio Drama - From Pitch To Script Beaconsfield 10 Nov 2020 to 19 Nov 2020
Directing the Microbudget Feature Film Beaconsfield 11 Nov 2020 to 13 Nov 2020
Acting For The Screen Beaconsfield 16 Nov 2020 to 27 Nov 2020
Financing Your Feature Film Beaconsfield 16 Nov 2020 to 17 Nov 2020
Developing & Pitching Drama Beaconsfield 23 Nov 2020 to 24 Nov 2020
Running Your Own FILM Production Company Beaconsfield 30 Nov 2020 to 1 Dec 2020
Directing Actors Beaconsfield 3 Dec 2020 to 4 Dec 2020
Acting for Directors Beaconsfield 7 Dec 2020 to 8 Dec 2020
Script Development Workshop Beaconsfield Coming Soon
Observational Filming Beaconsfield Coming Soon
Rosemary and Time: An ecological 16mm film workshop using Bolex cameras Beaconsfield Coming Soon
Casting The Actors Beaconsfield Coming Soon
Introduction to Production Accounting:- ONLINE Beaconsfield Coming Soon
Introduction to Self-Shooting Leeds Coming Soon
Documentary Shooting Beaconsfield Register your interest
Film & Disability - What Are Your Options? Beaconsfield Register your interest
The Script Squad Beaconsfield Register your interest
Drone Qualification Course in partnership with ICARUS Register your interest