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
Working in Locations Glasgow 18 Feb 2018 to 8 Mar 2018
Documentary Production Management Beaconsfield 10 Dec 2018 to 14 Dec 2018
Introduction to DIT & Data Wrangling Glasgow 12 Dec 2018
Directing The Short Film Beaconsfield 10 Jan 2019 to 11 Jan 2019
Drama Production Management Glasgow 14 Jan 2019 to 18 Jan 2019
Directing The Documentary Beaconsfield 14 Jan 2019 to 18 Jan 2019
Developing & Pitching Factual Programmes & Documentaries Beaconsfield 21 Jan 2019 to 22 Jan 2019
Documentary Shooting Beaconsfield 28 Jan 2019 to 2 Feb 2019
Working in the Assistant Director's Department Glasgow 4 Feb 2019 to 15 Feb 2019
Directing Actors Beaconsfield 4 Feb 2019 to 5 Feb 2019
Camera Assisting Glasgow 4 Feb 2019 to 6 Feb 2019
Introduction to Self Shooting Beaconsfield 11 Feb 2019 to 12 Feb 2019
Making the Successful Short Film Glasgow 11 Feb 2019 to 13 Feb 2019
Making the Successful Micro-Budget Feature Film Glasgow 14 Feb 2019 to 16 Feb 2019
Craft Editing Beaconsfield 18 Feb 2019 to 22 Feb 2019
16mm/35mm Camera Familiarisation Beaconsfield 25 Feb 2019 to 1 Mar 2019
Location Sound Recording Beaconsfield 4 Mar 2019 to 8 Mar 2019
Scriptwriting for Film & Television Beaconsfield 6 Mar 2019 to 13 Mar 2019
Live Sports Production with Live TV Simulator Beaconsfield 18 Mar 2019 to 22 Mar 2019
Scheduling on Movie Magic Beaconsfield 25 Mar 2019
Budgeting on Movie Magic Beaconsfield 26 Mar 2019
How To Develop Killer Ideas Beaconsfield 28 Mar 2019 to 29 Mar 2019
Directing the Microbudget Feature Film Beaconsfield 1 Apr 2019 to 3 Apr 2019
Directing The Comedy Beaconsfield 4 Apr 2019 to 5 Apr 2019
The Documentary Consultancy: 3 Day Intensive Beaconsfield 8 Apr 2019 to 10 Apr 2019
Financing Your Feature Film Beaconsfield 11 Apr 2019 to 12 Apr 2019
Introduction to Editing on Avid Media Composer Beaconsfield 24 Apr 2019 to 26 Apr 2019
Running Your Own TV Production Company Beaconsfield 25 Apr 2019 to 26 Apr 2019
Interviewing for Documentary Beaconsfield 2 May 2019 to 3 May 2019
Introduction to Editing on Adobe Premiere Pro Beaconsfield 8 May 2019 to 10 May 2019
Running Your Own FILM Production Company Beaconsfield 9 May 2019 to 10 May 2019
Introduction to Production Accounting Beaconsfield 13 May 2019 to 14 May 2019
Developing & Pitching Drama Beaconsfield 16 May 2019 to 17 May 2019
Introduction to Sound Design for Narrative Filmmaking Beaconsfield 21 May 2019 to 24 May 2019
Head of Production Beaconsfield 23 May 2019 to 24 May 2019
Composing for Film, TV & Games Beaconsfield 29 May 2019 to 31 May 2019
Drama Production Management Beaconsfield 10 Jun 2019 to 14 Jun 2019
Acting For The Screen Beaconsfield 10 Jun 2019 to 21 Jun 2019
Writing the TV Pilot Glasgow 1 Jul 2019 to 12 Jul 2019
Directors' Series Beaconsfield 15 Jul 2019 to 9 Aug 2019