Bringing the National Film and Television School’s world-class training and innovation to Scotland

We are delighted to be launching the NFTS hub in Scotland and offering a range of training courses taught by experienced industry professionals working in film, television and games. 

Apply online for a place on one of our courses (links below) or register your interest to be kept up to date with all the latest developments.

We are very keen to encourage applicants from a broad range of backgrounds. Thanks to Scottish Government funding, we are able to offer discretionary bursaries for our courses to those who are eligible. 

These are our very first courses and we will be adding to the list. If you have a course suggestion, bursary enquiry or require further information about a course, please email us at scotland@nfts.co.uk.

To receive updates about our courses, events and news, sign up to our mailing list here.

Please note that you must be at least 18 years old by the date of the course in which you wish to enrol should your application be successful.

Courses

16mm/35mm Camera Familiarisation Apply Now
Developing and Pitching Drama Apply Now
Directing The Comedy Film Apply Now
Directing The Micro-budget Feature Film Apply Now
Directing The Short Film Apply Now
How Stories Work in Documentaries Apply Now
Location Sound Recording Apply Now
Writing The TV Pilot Apply Now
   
Camera Assisting Coming Soon
Documentary Production Management Coming Soon
Drama Editing Coming Soon
Drama Production Management Coming Soon
Introduction to the Film & TV Art Department Coming Soon
Drafting for Film and Television Coming Soon
Production Accounting (Diploma) Coming Soon
Steadicam Coming Soon
   

Bursary Information

If you wish to apply for a bursary to contribute to the costs of your course, please read the bursary guidelines below carefully to confirm your eligibility. Once you have applied for your course, bursary applications should be submitted, along with a diversity monitoring form, to scotland@nfts.co.uk. Please see the individual course details for bursary deadlines. 

NFTS Scotland Bursary Guidelines

NFTS Scotland Bursary Application Form

NFTS Scotland Diversity Monitoring Form 


Contact Us

NFTS Scotland, Zone 2.22, BBC Scotland, 40 Pacific Quay, Glasgow, Scotland G51 1DA
Tel: 0141 422 6461 | Email: scotland@nfts.co.uk

Head of NFTS Scotland: Alison Goring
Development Manager: Abigail Howkins
For Press Enquiries, email vhewlett@nfts.co.uk