Upcoming TCTV Training Classes
In this 90-minute class you will learn all about the services and resources TCTV offers and review our policies and procedures. Orientation is a requirement for taking our classes and using TCTV’s equipment and facility. Free.
Saturday, January 14 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 11 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 11 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Every second Saturday we invite you to a free and fun one hour tutorial on various aspects of video production. These classes are a great way to network with fellow members and develop your production skills. Free.
Saturday, January 14 12:30am - 1:30 p.m. Google and You
Get an overview of how you can better utilize service provided by Google. From YouTube to Google Drive, find out how to use tools and resources you probably already have access to.
Saturday, February 11 12:30am - 1:30 p.m. Motion
Learn how to use Apple Motion to create graphics, titles, and other elements to enhance your video.
Saturday, March 11 12:30am - 1:30 p.m. Rueshare
Learn how to use our new system Rueshare to reserve equipment and enroll in classes.
Field Production Package
This workshop combines all of our field equipment classes in five 3-hour sessions. You will learn everything you need to know to successfully complete a production. After the class you will be certified to use all for TCMedia's portable HD field gear including: cameras, lights, microphones, editing, and laptops. You must attend all sessions as scheduled for certification. Cost: $75
All sessions are 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. except the Saturday field session, which is TBD.
Wednesday, January 11
Thursday, January 12
Saturday, January 14
Wednesday, January 18
Thursday, January 19
Wednesday, February 8
Thursday, February 9
Saturday, February 11
Wednesday, February 15
Thursday, February 16
Wednesday, March 8
Thursday, March 9
Monday, March 13
Wednesday, March 15
Thursday, March 16
Studio Production Package
In four 3-hour sessions you will get hands-on experience learning everything you need to know to complete a successful multi-camera studio production! Upon completion you will be certified to use TCMedia’s HD production studio including: Carbonite switcher, Xpression CG, and robotic cameras. All sessions must be attended for certification. Cost: $60
All sessions are 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday, January 23
Tuesday, January 24
Monday, January 30
Tuesday, January 31
Tuesday, February 21
Wednesday, February 22
Thursday, February 23
Friday, February 24
Monday, March 20
Tuesday, March 21
Monday, March 27
Tuesday, March 28
In this single session class youll learn to operate the Sony AX200 HD camera, tripod and microphones (wireless microphones excluded). Includes certification for the above items. Cost: $25
Saturday, February 18 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Basic Video Editing with Final Cut Pro X in the TCMedia editing suites. Includes edit suite certification. Cost: $25
Saturday, March 25 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
iPad for Production & Animation
In this 2-session class, you will learn to use the iPad as a powerful, portable production tool. Discover how the iPad can be used for video capture, editing, audio, greenscreen, and animation. Includes iPad certification. Cost: $40
Tuesday, February 28 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Advanced Video Editing
Prerequisite: Orientation and Basic Editing
Advanced editing with Final Cut Pro X in the TCMedia editing suites. Covers multi-camera clips, color correction, and green screen. You will be certified to check out laptops after successful completion of this course. Cost: $25
Friday, January 27 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Class by Request
Prerequisite: Orientation unless otherwise noted:
This option allows you to schedule any of the classes we offer at a time other than our published monthly schedule. All you need to do is find three other members who are also interested in taking that class and have met the prerequisites. We will work with you to schedule it as soon as possible. Four person minimum.
Apple Motion - $25
Learn the basics of motion graphics and build your own filters/effects for FCPX
SINGLE SESSION CLASSES - 3 hours
Advanced CG - $25
Prerequisite: Orientation and Control Room
Design lower thirds, bugs, and 3D elements to use in your live production
Advanced Switcher - $25
Prerequisite: Orientation and Control Room
Green screen, custom wipes and CG integration
GarageBand - $25
Produce your own music with loops, synths, and samplers built into OSX
HD Field Camera - $25
Learn the basics of our HD cameras, tripods, and audio gear
Basic Editing with Final Cut Pro X - $25
Everything you need to get started editing your projects with FCPX.
MULTI-SESSION CLASSES - 3 hours
iPad Production - $40
Two 3-hour sessions. Shoot, edit, and animate with video productions apps on the Apple iPad.
Studio Production Package - $60
Four 3-hour sessions. Learn all about production in our High Definition studio. Certified to reserve the studio when completed.
Field Production Package - $75
Five 3-hour sessions. Learn to shoot and edit programs with field equipment. Certified on all field and edit equipment when completed.
*We ask that you request your class at least one month in advance. We will do our best to support requests for specific day/time. Class will be scheduled during TCMedia’s regular operating hours subject to the availability of TCMedia’s staff and facilities. No Sunday classes.
Scheduled individually. One-on-one training with a TCMedia trainer on any subject. Cost: $50 Per Hour