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
Film & Disability - What Are Your Options? Beaconsfield 20 Feb 2020
An Introduction to Short Filmmaking Beaconsfield 20 Feb 2020 to 21 Feb 2020
Supervising Art Directors Beaconsfield 24 Feb 2020 to 25 Feb 2020
The Curse of Crunch Beaconsfield 9 Mar 2020
Live Sports Production with Live TV Simulator Beaconsfield 16 Mar 2020 to 20 Mar 2020
Audio Drama - From Pitch To Script Beaconsfield 17 Mar 2020 to 26 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
Budgeting on Movie Magic Beaconsfield 7 Apr 2020
Writing The TV Pilot Beaconsfield 20 Apr 2020 to 1 May 2020
Introduction to Editing on Adobe Premiere Pro Beaconsfield 29 Apr 2020 to 1 May 2020
Introduction to Editing on Avid Media Composer Beaconsfield 4 May 2020 to 6 May 2020
Introduction to Production Accounting Beaconsfield 11 May 2020 to 12 May 2020
How To Develop Killer Ideas Beaconsfield 21 May 2020 to 22 May 2020
Intimacy Directing: An Introduction Beaconsfield Coming Soon
Interviewing for Documentary Beaconsfield Coming Soon
Observational Filming Beaconsfield Coming Soon
Documentary Shooting Beaconsfield Register your interest
Drone Qualification Course in partnership with ICARUS Register your interest
Introduction to the Film and TV Art Department Glasgow Register your interest
The Script Squad Beaconsfield Register your interest
Introduction to Sound Design for Narrative Filmmaking Beaconsfield Register your interest
Head of Production Beaconsfield Register your interest
Directors' Series Beaconsfield Register your interest
Where Do Documentary Ideas Come From? Glasgow Register your interest
16mm/35mm Camera Familiarisation Glasgow Register your interest
The Documentary Consultant Beaconsfield Register your interest
Writing the TV Pilot Glasgow Register your interest
The Documentary Consultancy: 3 Day Intensive Beaconsfield Register your interest
First Time Factual Producing Beaconsfield Register your interest
Working in Locations Glasgow Register your interest
Working in the Assistant Director's Department Glasgow Register your interest
Making the Successful Micro-Budget Feature Film Glasgow Register your interest
Introduction to DIT & Data Wrangling Glasgow Register your interest
The Art of Observational Filming Glasgow Register your interest
How to Pitch a Documentary Glasgow Register your interest
Factual Production Management Glasgow Register your interest