Screen Training Alliance

A partnership of industry based training providers with a strategic approach to the skills development of Scotland’s screen sector.

Providers of Scottish screen training have joined together to create a directory of resources for online courses and workshops.

Training Resources

NFTS Scotland | Distribution and International Sales: An Introduction Online 

Date: 18th March 2023

This workshop is aimed at producers and filmmakers who want to understand the options available to release a movie and for those considering a career in the business side of film.

NFTS Scotland: Distribution and International Sales: An Introduction Online | NFTS

NFTS Scotland | Introduction to Colour Grading 

Date: 20th - 24th March 2023

This five-day film school craft course introduces participants to the theory and craft of colour correction and grading and how to achieve professional results for film and TV footage using industry standard workflows today.

NFTS Scotland: Introduction to Colour Grading | NFTS

NFTS Scotland | Drama Production Management

Dates: 27th - 31st March 2023

This flagship course from the NFTS provides a thorough understanding of the essential role and responsibilities of the Drama Production Manager across film and HETV.

One of the most exciting and challenging career paths within the screen sector, throughout this 5 day course, participants will gain a full practical understanding of the role through seminars, exercises, and guest speaker sessions all based on real-life experience and best practice across industry.  

NFTS Scotland: Drama Production Management | NFTS

NFTS Scotland | Practical Sound Design Online

Dates: 17th - 21st April  2023

Sound design is the emotional heartbeat of a film, TV show or game, combining technical skills with a passion for telling stories through sound.

This course provides an introduction to the principles of sound editing and design for film and TV.

NFTS Scotland: Practical Sound Design Online | NFTS

NFTS Scotland | Introduction to Production Accounting Online

Dates: 9th - 12th May 2023

This course gives you a practical overview of the role of the production accountant across film and TV.

Aimed at Assistant Production Accountants making the move to Production Accountant, Accountants thinking of moving to Film and TV Production Accounting, Producers wishing to gain insight into the wider role of Production Accountant and Production Accountants returning or moving genres.

NFTS Scotland: Introduction to Production Accounting Online | NFTS