Skills of Successful Television Director


The British Academy for Training and Development presents this course in Skills of Successful Television Director for all professionals wishing to be trending stars in their career of Television Direction, to learn the latest and most advanced international approaches and techniques in the field of TV Direction and Production.

Direction simply means the function to manage and direct technical aspects of the show, and therefore director of any TV show is the sole and major leader of the whole process, and in order to complete a TV show,  a great amount of work should be undertaken by Director of the show and Lighting Engineers in the studio, and In order to produce a TV production, we need a large working group, teams and staff of different specialities including light, engineering, display, and decoration engineering professionals, and broadcasters. We also need a solid media material with rich and attractive content, And in order to produce a strong TV content from all these elements we need special skills related to TV Editing and Montage, which shall create a successful presentation out of all such necessary elements. Within this course offered by the Academy, the relevant TV Montage activities will be presented as an introduction and special experiences in modern TV editing.

Objectives and target group

The British Academy for Training and Development presents this course for the following audience:

  • Directors and owners of TV stations.
  • Directors of TV Montage Departments within TV Stations.
  • All Sound Engineering professionals.
  • Producers for TV programs.
  • All professionals of TV Production.
  • All professionals of TV Editing.
  • All professionals in the field of (Decoration, Lighting Engineering, Sound Engineering) in TV stations.
  • All professionals in the field of Lighting for TV Locations.
  • All staff in production and presentation of Media Content and TV Shows.

How will trainees benefit from the Course?

After completing the program, trainees will be able to master the following topics:

  • Principles of TV Direction and the qualifications and competences necessary to start the TV Production.
  • Direction and Production of TV Shows.
  • Major principles of TV editing and the skills necessary to work in TV Montage field.
  • Advanced and modern devices currently used by professionals in TV editing industry.
  • Proper coordination of the works between professionals for a high value TV Montage.
  • Methods to combine different elements of images, videos and texts into state of the art Montage production.
  • How to arrange TV broadcasting footage to appear in a coordinated way so that the TV presentation appears and compelling.
  • How to prepare and equip TV Studios.
  • Most Advanced technologies introduced into the world of TV Production.
  • Recent trends towards the development of TV Production.
  • Specifications of successful director, and methods to develop the capabilities and qualifications of successful TV director.

Course Content

  • Television Direction, the rules and advanced trends.
  • New methods of Cinematic creation.
  • Management skills of TV Studios.
  • Lighting Distribution skills according to the advanced techniques and in line with best practices and standards.
  • Sound, Image and Lighting coordination skills within TV Shows.
  • Training on News Coverage/ Reporting/ Casting.
  • Training on the most effective skills of great News Casters.
  • Training on self-discipline, and Professional Sound Performance.
  • Understanding basic skills of TV production and application thereof.
  • Understand the 4 Basic Audit Stages for News Scripts and Reports.
  • Proper conduct for Camera and lighting distribution.
  • Processing of texts, images and video through proper TV Montage.
  • Necessary procedures prior to the TV Montage editing process.
  • Direct process during live TV broadcasting and direct editing of programs or materials provided on TV shows.
  • The latest and most advanced programs used in TV editing.

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Course Cost

Note / Price varies according to the selected city

Members NO. : 1
£2900 / Member

Members NO. : 2 - 3
£2320 / Member

Members NO. : + 3
£1885 / Member

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