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, April 8      10:30AM - 12:00PM

Saturday, May  6      10:30AM - 12:00PM

Saturday, June 10    10:30AM - 12:00PM

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, April 8        12:30PM  - YouTube Streaming from Studio A


Saturday, June 10      12:30PM - Exciting Lighting


Director's Workshop

Prerequisite:  Orientation


Learn tips and techniques for calling the shots in studio productions in this hands-on practicum.  Limit 10 people.  Cost $25


April 8     2:00PM - 5:00PM

June 10   2:00PM - 5:00PM

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 6:00PM - 9:00PM except the Saturday field session, which is TBD.


April 12, 13, 15, 19, 20

May 17, 18, 20, 24, 25

June 14, 15, 17, 21, 22

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 6:00PM - 9:00PM


April 24, 26, May 1, 2  - must attend all 4 sessions

May 30, 31, June 6, 7 - must attend all 4 sessions


Prerequisite: Orientation 


Learn the basics of Photoshop.  Edit pictures and make graphics for your video productions.  Cost: $30


April 29   2:00PM - 5:00PM 


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


May 27     2:00PM - 5:00PM

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


June 12, 13  6:00PM - 9:00PM

iPad for Production & Animation

Prerequisite:  Orientation


In this 2-session class, you'll learn to use the iPad as a powerful, portable production tool.  Discover hot you can capture video, edit, use green screen, create audio and production animatinos.    Cost: $40


All classes are 6:00PM - 9:00pm 


June 12, 13  - must attend both sessions for certification



Prerequisite: Orientation 


Produce your own music with loops, synths, and samplers built into OSX.  Cost:  $25


July 26   6:00PM - 9:00PM

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