Training Schedule

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.

Second Saturday
No-Cost Workshops


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


Prerequisite: Orientation


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


Prerequisite: Orientation


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

HD Camera


Prerequisite: Orientation


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 Editing


Prerequisite: Orientation


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


Prerequisite:  Orientation


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




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.




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.

One-on-One Training


Scheduled individually. One-on-one training with a TCMedia trainer on any subject. Cost: $50 Per Hour