We offer a selection of highly practical, hands-on camera skills courses for every ability.
Get to grips with the equipment and software with the support of an expert.
CAMERA EXPERTS | FILMING PROFESSIONALS | LONDON LOCATION | SMALL COURSE SIZES
|Filming and Editing Interviews|
|Digital Video Camera Techniques|
|Video And Editing For Journalists|
|Shooting Video with a DSLR|
|Filming With A Smartphone|
What Do People Think About Our Courses?
Tom works in Internal Communications for an NHS service provider. Listen to his experience about attending our online Adobe Premiere Intro course.
Meija works for the MOD, in marketing and communications and here tells us about attending her online Social Media Marketing course with Alice.
Katie works for the Ministry of Defence as a Digital Content Editor and here tells us about attending her online Social Media Marketing course with Kirsty.
"Very informative course with a good mix of practical and technical work. Nicole was really helpful and welcomed any questions we had. "
"Nicole was very informative and knowledgeable. I thought it was quite valuable with the group being small (3 people) as we got more time to ask questions and gain extra help if needed. Felt very welcomed and comfortable, nothing was rushed."
"Tutor had very good subject knowledge and was able to answer difficult questions with ease. Tutor made students feel at ease with their limited subject knowledge. "
"The Course was intense but fantastic source of learning. Tom was a great Tutor. Thanks a lot."
"Very relaxed learning enviroment, and knowledgeable trainers"
"The teacher was excellent and gave practical examples. "
"Responsive to requests and willing to answer any question."
"It was a really good mix of theory and practical opportunities and the breadth and pace of the course was ideal. "
"Instructor was fantastic, impressively knowledgable, a great training event all around"
"friendly and approachable "
"Everything. Thank you!"
"Really nice to be taken right through from the basics and build up to what you need to know to make it look professional. "
"All of it!"
"Great service immediately from booking. Rob was incredibly knowledgeable and made the course a really fun experience. I learnt a lot - thank you!"
"Really valuable course, would recommend to colleagues - lovely venue, great trainer, best course I've done here "
"Really enjoyable, lots to learn but taught well, and the centre itself is perfect. Would highly recommend."
"Really experienced and friendly trainer. Lovely and clean office space. Food and refreshments were extremely nice :) "
"Really great training session - covered lots of things"
"enjoyable, practical training. Great tuition and very friendly staff"
"The food is as good as ever, with the new venue well placed and luxurious."
"Have much more knowledge and confidence in using my camera "
"Vicki was so friendly, knowledgable and helpful. She made me feel so at ease and that nothing was a stupid question to ask! She explained everything so well and I really feel like I've come away from this course knowing so much. I attended a Media Training course last year and loveeee the new centre - it's amazing! I deffo want to come back for more courses here!"
"Covering a lot of topics! Being patient with slow learners like me. "
"Thorough explanations with real life examples. Clearly and simply communicated complex concepts and techniques"
"Fantastic course, very well paced, covered exactly what I need and more to give me confidence to go away and action it! "
"Good course "
"friendly environment, relaxed atmosphere, great healthy lunch"
"Very knowledgeable trainer, and very approachable- no such things as a stupid question! "
"Rob delivered the course in a personable yet professional style and had a really thorough knowledge of his craft. Looking forward to putting it into practice!"
"small classes which is very good, good examples, very good knowledge, good balance between theory and pratice "
"Really good theory which I found super useful. I feel more equipped in taking films - great skill to have learnt. Thanks Rob"
"Really enjoyed the day and ready to get capturing and improving using my Smartphone for videos. I really enjoyed the practical elements of the session. "
"Sarah was fab at explaining everything for a complete beginner - I now feel confident and am proud of the work I have achieved. Will be coming back for more courses!"
"Everything was explained really clearly and thoroughly with enough time to try ourselves and run through activities again step by step if we needed to"
"Providing kit and examples. Trainer was excellent."
"We covered a lot in terms of video editing in premier pro - I feel like I will leave the course with many new skills that I can use in my day job."
"Very knowlegable trainer who was happy to help. The small numbers of people on the course allowed us to ask questions in a personal setting"
"Very relevant and practical, sessions were well split up. Facilities were great too. Thanks for having me!"
"Perfectly paced, covered just the right amount, nice environment, great food!"
"Really useful course from a great instructor who was really knowledgeable. Awesome explanations on lighting that were really useful. Great product tips"
"Course was really helpful and Rob was very knowledgeable."
"The atmosphere was great; very friendly and I liked that we had a designated table. The food was lovely. The bathrooms were great- i have never used toilets in a training environment that smelt this good! Our trainer was super friendly and knew lots about the topic and didn't make it seem intimidating to learn about something new. "
"I really enjoyed the course. Rob is really knowledgeable and very helpful. I can't wait to use my new learnt skills, especially the lighting aspect !"
"I was really impressed with the level of information that was shared with us, it not only had a technical aspect but also an incredible verbal overview. Plenty of opportunities to ask questions and I felt that the course remained relevant to me even when we were discussing different scenarios of filming with a smartphone."
"explaining complex things in laymans terms"
"Nice relaxed environment, good structure on the day - not too much sitting down but a good balance of activities. Learnt lots thank you! "
"KNOWLEDGE AND HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE"
"explanations were thorough"
"Facilities, trainer and lunch are great!"
"Very well organised trainer, clear and responsive to needs of participants. Good food. Nice staff at reception."
"It is an excellent facility and the training was relevant and easy to understand. The pace was also very helpful and the class size. I had 2 others with me and I felt that was big enough for this course. "
"excellent course and Rich was very knowledgable.Thoroughly enjoyed the days course. Very useful."
"Richard was excellent, so patient and knowledgeable! Knew the answer to every single question and worked at the perfect speed"
"Really great and supportive environment "
"Tremendously knowledgeable and insightful trainer, excellent content and pacing, great environment, immediately actionable strategies"
"Very well paced, lovely place, felt I learned a lot."
"great atmosphere, friendly environment, teacher was very knowledgeable and adapted course to suit us, loved the course materials and pace"
"Excellent theory and practical with good examples"
"Brilliant at making complicated things seem so simple. So good at sharing knowledge in a way that everyone understands. I am going away today with so much more knowledge to use in my role and cannot wait to get started. This has been my favourite course so far with Media Training. "
"Really great examples and practical demonstrations. Very knowledgeable trainer and the day flew by. It was very interesting and enjoyable and I have gained confidence as a result. Thank you!!!"
"Good examples - well maintained equipment - trainer knew his stuff and was helpful with specific questions and issues. "
"The time at the training centre was relaxed; a great environment for learning and getting creative. The trainer was really knowledgeable and used examples that were easy to understand. Good agenda for the day with plenty of breaks and lots of refreshments. I liked the 'help yourself' style of the lunches too."
"Rob was really knowledgeable, helpful and informative. He took his time to answer any questions form anyone in the class and explained them so everyone fully understood. The course centre has a lovely, homely atmosphere and the facilities are fab - much better than any other training course I have ever been on. I would definitely recommend and love to come back to do another course here :) "
"Meet and greet food and good instruction"
"Nice small groups. Adapts to your needs. "
"Excellent friendly and knowlegeable trainer - Will come again"
"always happy to answer questions "
"providing a knowledgeable tutor , who is very patient and explains in depth. "
"Explaining everything in a clear way"
"Very engaging trainer who clearly has a vast wealth of experience and lots of enthusiasm, people skills, examples etc. I was really impressed that he managed to keep the energy up for such a long amount of time (three days) and think that the breaks etc helped a bit, but that Rob smashed it - he's a great teacher and trainer and I was really pleased with the course. I will definitely recommend it to friends and colleagues. I'm very excited to go home (wait until Black Friday) and then get started on Adobe Premiere Pro. I feel very equipped to deal with basic video shooting and editing in a professional setting and think the course was very thorough and, as I say, well taught. "
"Overall course was good."
"Answering questions and adapting the training for each skill level, while keeping everyone engaged. "
"A great balance of simple-to-understand theory and practical hands-on experience. Very helpful advice on good value equipment to buy"
"The course was delivered very well, extremely engaging and very informative. The trainer made it fun, whilst communicating even more complex aspects of what we were learning easy to understand. He also was able to tailor the experience to each individual to make the information relevant to them."
"The course sizes were really good and meant it was easy to ask any questions or slow down at parts we didn't understand. The set up of the day was good with regular breaks. "
"Content was excellent and the trainer (Sarah) was very knowledgeable and helpful - took time to ensure all our requests were covered "
"Extremely friendly and informative. Tutors are very knowledgeable."
"The whole course over 2 days was really great! Whilst some of it was re-cap of existing knowledge there were some really great tips / tricks and shortcuts that made attendance really worthwhile! Thanks Rob! :)"
"The trainers knowledge is amazing, they know everything you want to find out and more Knows how to use arrange of cameras, always tried to help us out when we didn't know something about the camera"
"The timing and feel of the day was pretty chilled, which made me feel super comfortable when needing to ask for questions (which Rich was always happy to answer)"
"Breaking the teaching into bite sized chunks. Made the learning easier as it wasn't a brain dump of information."
"Really friendly staff, Rich was ace, he could answer any question you had for him. The place is nice, makes you feel relaxed. Thanks for a great day and helping me learn some new skills!"
"Useful, relevant, interesting training."
"the course was good trainer was very motivated and love what he does "
"lunch, fitting so much information into two days, good mix of examples and practical based learning"
"relaxed, comfortable environment "
"Great hospitality, relevant materials, interesting course. I feel like I've learnt a lot that I will carry forward into the rest of my career. Thanks Sarah!"
"Small course size made it easy to follow and ask Q's when needed. "
"Great one to one help, and insights into how to improve. "
"Very good training for an overall beginner, very good comprehensive explanation of techniques, equipment, etc. "
"Best part of the class was going through the footage and getting feedback! Also appreciated having lots of breaks - helped keep it fresh and fun. I didn't get tired."
"Swift and focused training which constructively and lucidly goes through the main things you need to know as an entry level videographer. Teacher was really informative and clear to understand. Very supportive with questions. "
"Rob was really knowledgeable and explained everything in a clear, engaging way. I'm leaving here excited to make my first video and confident that I know how to use my DLSR and editing software. Thanks for a great course!"
"Really engaging and thorough when talking through each step making each area really easy to understand"
"Explained everything in simple terms and easy to follow. Also easy to relate to everything to my every day work. Thank you"
"Very efficient and friendly. A pleasure attending the course."
"Really nice centre, comfortable rooms and really useful course, thanks so much"
"Good all round"
"Very friendly and helpful."
"Everything - as always a brilliant course. "
"Sarah was very good, helpful, and knowledgeable. "
"The trainer was excellent and the environment very friendly."
"All experience was very good"
"Great course and all bespoke questions answered. Fun friendly staff, great environment to learn"
"thoroughly enjoyed it, liked that it was a small class and got great 1:1 knowledge "
"Great atmosphere and great course. The trainer was very knowledgeable and delivered the course in a way where everything was easy to follow and fun. Also I lover the food."
"Regular breaks, good amount of information told - not too much that it was overwhelming. Small groups is nice set up as feels more personal and tailored to our needs giving us the ability to ask specific questions"
"For the the setting up of the camera and lighting was really good as this is something which I've been struggling to find in a course so this was particularly useful. Additionally the time given to go through the various elements of Pre Pro as well was well paced. However, the biggest thing was narrowing down the specific tools etc that would be of most use to me in my role such as light correction and editing audio i can't wait to start using it when i get back to the office. "
"making sure that everyone was following at all times and presenting new, relevant examples as and when questions popped up"
"Training and atmosphere was really good. "
"Nice space to learn in"
"Good workshops and introduction to filming techniques"
"Our Tutor Rob was very good and very helpful"
"honestly everything - so pleased with how well this course and facility are. will definitely recommend! "
"Loved the table allocation for each group. It made socialising amongst our group very easy."
"Good balance of theory/practice"
"Really nice venue and atmosphere, very professional."
"welcoming and friendly atmosphere, great learning environment, skilled trainer"
"Jason was great - targeted the learning at the right level for us. It was detailed but kept simple, and he used a lot of real life examples that helped."
"Thoroughly knowledgable and Jason is very passionate about what he is teaching. "
"the trainer is extremely patient , kind friendly and helpful. He is also very knowledgable and approachable . Couldn't have imagined anyone else teaching me this course. Thank you for your hospitality and nice food. :)"
"Teaching style - relaxed, informal but informative "
"The course structure and training provided was excellent."
"going into a lot of detail"
"Helpful and informative. Small group size"
"Tailoring the content to the things the attendees wanted to learn about specifically, whilst still following all of the previously outlined content. "
"Facilities were good and the people were very friendly."
"Great presenter, really helpful and insightful. All members of staff were really friendly. "
"Providing advice and tips as we went along"
"A lot of good theory that I could go back and apply"
"Great course with small numbers to make sure we all got the most out of it (despite different experience levels), trainer was very knowledgeable and approachable. Great value for money and effective use of 2 days - I'm leaving feeling much more confident!"
"Everything, food was great, tutor excellent"
"Very organized "
"Very organised with the planning of the day. Started promptly and finished in good time without feeling rushed. Great small class size so teaching was personal and 1:1."
"Everything. Really welcoming from the get go with friendly staff. Vicki was extremely informative and a lovely person to be around. Thank you for a lovely day and for teaching me so much!"
"Good pace and length of course. Well adapted to my needs."
"Excellent course overall."
"Very helpful support team when I called to make the initial enquiry into courses. Excellent advice on the best course to suit my requirements. Matt was an excellent trainer and covered a lot of content in 2 days - I am going away with lots of ideas and excited to get started producing company videos. "
"Our trainer, Rob, is very knowledgeable, clear in his teaching, friendly, approachable and uses the right humour to make sure we are all keeping attention. The logical sequence of the topics was effective and helpful. There were many opportunities to practice skills and ask questions. The small number in the group is really good in terms of learning and support. I will definitely recommend this course to colleagues. The food was great and the learning environment is also very conducive, Great value for money overall. Thank you. "
"Knowledgeable , relevant content and good pace for everyone involved. "
"Great expertise and knowledge of content. Tutor was very helpful, friendly and enthusiastic. Great food too!"
"Jason was very patient and created a very relaxed environment. Nice workspace too!"
"Pretty much everything, so that I will be looking at doing another course here, even though I have to fly in to do so!"
"Everything, a really great day. The booking was very smooth, greetings and catering very good and James was excellent covering a wealth of material as well as some really useful hints and tips. Many thanks"
"Bespoking the course to the attendees. Good pace. Nice lunch and refreshments"