SKILLSET OFFERS ADVICE FOR FILMAKERS ON TRAINING, MEDIA COURSES, GRANTS, SUPPORT, RECRUITMENT AND DEVELOPMENT OF STAFF FOR THE FILM AND TELEVISION INDUSTRY UK WIDE CREATIVE SKILLSET OFFERS ADVICE FOR FILMAKERS ON TRAINING, MEDIA COURSES, GRANTS, SUPPORT, RECRUITMENT AND DEVELOPMENT OF STAFF FOR THE FILM AND TELEVISION INDUSTRY UK WIDE.
Creative Skillset is the industry body which supports skills and training for people and businesses in the UK creative media industries. If you're working in one of these industries, we have advice and resources to help you take your career to the next level.
Creative Skillset is a licensed Sector Skills Council, helping the UK Creative Industries to be world-beating by leading the sector’s skills and talent drive. Creative Skillset is an industry-owned organisation that actively involves trade unions, professional bodies and other stakeholders to address skills issues in our industries.
FILM & TELEVISION COURSES & MEDIA TRAINING LONDON UK
Ravensbourne is a world-class digital destination developing talented individuals and leading-edge businesses through learning, skills, applied research, enterprise and innovation.
We are a centre of excellence, industry accredited and a Skillset Media Academy. Our short courses cover everything from pre-production through camera (Red, HD & SD), lighting (interviews, location & studio) & sound (5.1, location & studio) to post production & VFX. We also offer broadcast and media technology training for engineers, DITs and network specialists. We are accredited by Apple, Adobe and Microsoft - so we can offer the certification that will help improve your employability and transferable skills.
APPLE AND ADOBE AUTHORISED TRAINING LONDON UK Soho Editors Training provides expert, certified and tailored training to the global creative media industry. Soho Editors Training is part of the Soho Editors Group, which has a long-established reputation for providing first-class talent, resources, services and consultation to the Post-Production industry.
We are able to cater for all users, regardless of experience, and also run Xsan and OS X training courses to complement the pro-application training. As the first Apple Authorised Training Centre in the UK for professional applications, we are committed to providing only the highest quality training by expert trainers, all of whom have active careers as professional Post-Production operators, as well as being first class tutors. We can deliver training at our central London training suites, at your own premises or anywhere in the world. As well as the certified courses, we can create bespoke training packages for you and your organisation to entirely match your needs.
We offer Apple & Adobe Certified Training, and fully bespoke training for Avid, Autodesk and ProTools. For more expansive operations, we offer a consultancy service.
Through a process of client consultation, participant evaluation, feedback, analysis of creative and technical requirements we can advise and deliver training, creative and technical and support for an entire facility or organisation. We have significant experience in delivering company-wide solutions, and would be pleased to discuss your needs. To complement the training operation, we run free training events all over the UK, which cover the latest technologies, practices and workflows.
TRAINING - FILM - TELEVISION - DIGITAL MEDIA We run courses covering the practical and knowledge essentials of video and audio production and post production. Our courses will keep you up to date with the latest technical changes in editing, acquisition and delivery.
We're Europe’s leading Avid Learning Partner and an Apple Authorised Training Centre. We have a range of courses to get you editing, grading and mastering effects in both Avid Media Composer, Symphony and Apple Final Cut Pro.
Because VET is a post facility our experts are practicing professionals able to lead you through tapeless workflows, motion graphics, archiving, and shooting and directing using the latest cameras. Whatever your training needs, we have regular and bespoke courses that give you the practical skills you need to succeed.
VET Training has been leading training in Broadcast, film, video and digital media production and skills for more than 25 years. Held in high regard, we regularly update our courses and create training especially for client’s work processes. Our trainers are experienced professionals with excellent teaching skills as well as extensive knowledge and the passion to focus on your learning and development.
Training can take place at our premises in London, or at your premises nationally and internationally.
VET Training offers the widest range of Avid courses in the UK, both Certified programmes and our own courses in specific areas for professional editors; After Effects training for both Avid and FCP editors; Professional Creative Editing; Tapeless HD Workflow Management; File Compression & Encoding; Understanding Digital Media Technology; HD Camera Operation.
Further information and prices for our short courses are available on our website.
We also create bespoke training courses to fit you or your company's requirements and our satisfied clients include broadcasters, production companies, higher education such as: BBC, ITV, BSkyB, Tiger Aspect, Endemol, Grand Designs, Time Team, Ascent Media and Goldsmiths University. To discuss training options and get a quote, get in touch with our friendly training team.
Technical and Changing Technologies
Understanding Digital Media Technology: 3 days
Tapeless HD Workflow Management: full day or half day
File Compression and Encoding: full day or half day
Specials include Data Wrangling, IT for Post Production and Video Technology for IT People
Professional Creative Editing with Avid or FCP (supported self-study): 1 month
Final Cut Pro for Avid Editors: 2 days
Avid for FCP Editors: 2 days
Editing - Fundamental Concepts: 1 day
Advanced Avid Editors Workshop: 1 day
Avid AMA Ingest and Export: 2 days
Audio finishing for Avid Offline Editors: 1 day
ProTools 101 Introduction to ProTools: 2 days
ProTools 110 ProTools Production I: 3 days
ProTools 201 ProTools Production II: 2 days
ProTools 210P Post Production Techniques: 3 days
Apple Certified Courses
Apple FCP 101 - Final Cut Pro X Level One: 3 days
Apple Certified Exams ( Level 1 & 2)
Avid Media Composer 6 Certified Courses
MC 101 (Part 1) Editing Essentials: 3 days
MC 110 (Part 2) Effects Essentials: 2 days
MC 201 Professional Picture and Sound Editing: 3 days
MC 205 Professional Effects and Compositing: 2 days
MC 205 3rd Party Plug-ins, Avid FX – optional day 3
MC 239 Colour correction with Media Composer: 1 day
SN 324 Finishing on Avid Media Composer Avid Symphony Nitris : 2 days
Avid Exams ( 1 attempt included in Avid Certified course fee)
VMI provide HD Camera, ALEXA and RED DIT Training Courses
VMI offer a range of training courses and workshops including ARRI Alexa, RED, Digital Slow Motion and Large Sensor Cameras.
Our trainers are chosen from a wide spectrum of industry and all are experts in their field. Providing a one day course keeps the cost affortable and a small group gives you the maximum hands-on experience of the equipment.
Complimentary course places are available if appropriate equipment is hired before the point of booking, please see individual course details.
RED DIT Course for Camera Assistants and Camera Operators One day course focussing on epic/scarlet familiarisation and operation, demystifying the cameras, problem solving and best operation, with hands-on time and a demonstration of safe downloads of data.
The course will cover basic camera setup, camera operation, best practice, bug awareness and data management, essential preparation for anyone planning to shoot on RED Scarlet or EPIC cameras.
Digital Slow Motion Workshop One day workshop designed to highlight the practicalities and pitfalls of high speed acquisition, breaks down into a technical seminar and discussion in the morning followed by a ‘hands-on’ practical experience workshop in the afternoon.
Sony FS-700 Slow Motion Camera
RED EPIC Slow Motion Camera
ARRI Alexa Camera
ARRI Experience Day One day course to train Camera Operators/Assistants how to use and get the most out of the ARRI Alexa Camera to leave with the confidence to use an ARRI Alexa and there will be a great emphasis on maximising hands-on operation of this camera.