A world leader in storytelling, AFTRS Corporate brings the school’s world leading storytelling skills in film, TV and radio to your business through a program of short courses.

AFTRS can bring this expertise to you. Producing consistently successful video content that cuts through a crowded market can be a challenge. To convert awareness into action for your brand you need the help of industry experts.

AFTRS can help you tell better stories. AFTRS corporate training will help to enhance your communication style through a range of programs which include: video content creation, videomaking, presentation skills, media skills and customer engagement. Our training is practical, flexible and intensive, so you can immediately apply your skills in the workplace to develop compelling stories that resonate with your audience.

Videomaking and Communications Toolkit

Become a visual storyteller. Whether you are creating video internally on a daily basis, skilling up your team, managing end-to-end production with third party agencies and content creators, posting to social media to get your message out there, communicating verbally to inspire and influence your stakeholders, or simply wanting to tell better stories, AFTRS training is for you.

Book online for any of the courses below. To arrange customised courses which are designed for your unique needs, please call 02 9805 6403 or email paul.hooper@aftrs.com.au


Storytelling is an essential business skill which helps engage the emotions of your audience, make your message memorable and influences others to action. This one-day workshop will teach you how to give your communications the edge and make your messages stick by using storytelling techniques.

View Applied Storytelling


The media is hungry for great stories and if you know how to approach and win them over, they will share your story with the people you want to hear it.

In this hands-on, interactive one day workshop, you’ll learn how to find your newsworthy angles, the tips and tricks of pitching your story to the media and practice the skills needed to tell your story in concise, compelling and engaging way.

View Media Skills: Selling Your Story


Learn how to shoot and edit quality video with your iPhone, iPad or Android device in this weekend intensive. You will learn all the tips and tricks for professional standard video making including framing, exposure and focus, how to record quality sound (the biggest challenge with a mobile device), editing and uploading from your device an introduction to the many apps and accessories that are now available to complement this emerging style of filmmaking.

View Mobile Content Creation


This one-day workshop teaches you both the style and substance of putting together an effective presentation. The small group size allows for individual attention when learning how to craft your content and use different presentation media and props. Unlike most actor-taught presentation training, this course is taught by a media professional with credentials as both a journalist and presenter.

View Presentation Skills

Social Media Success

Build an understanding of social media strategy, learn how to organise your channels and make the most of the different platforms. Taught by one of Australia’s leading Digital Executives, this course will give you essential knowledge in strategy, distribution and analytics to help grow your audience or communicate more effectively with your stakeholders.

View Social Media Success


This one-day course covers what’s involved in producing a video. You will be taught about pre-production, shooting and editing a video and what’s required to make a video happen on-time and within budget. You will also learn how to estimate the costs associated with different types of video techniques, giving you the inside knowledge on what to pay. By the end of this course you will have the knowledge, language and confidence to communicate with everyone working on your organisation’s videos.

View Video Marketing: Understanding Production


Do you - or your staff - want to shoot, edit and upload your own short videos for your corporate website, social media marketing or just for your own interest? Then this course is for you.

View Videomaking 101: Shoot Edit Publish


A hands-on two-day workshop for anyone commissioning or producing video content. Learn how to get the video assets you need, whether working with an agency or producing in-house. This course covers brand storytelling and teaches how to captivate an audience from the first frame and leave a lasting impression. Participants learn how to create a brief and write a script that will produce engaging video content.

View Video Marketing: Writing Scripts and Briefs


AFTRS customised training is flexible and can be specifically designed to meet your needs. We work with you in consultation to develop programs which can vary in; course content, course duration, delivery mode, delivery location and course collateral, upon request, to meet your unique needs.  

Radio Techniques for Effective Communication

AFTRS has delivered innovative and highly successful training to thousands of customer service professionals. Using proven radio industry techniques, AFTRS teaches the art of customer engagement through empathy and storytelling. Participants are encouraged to find their own authentic voice and are taught how to use it with clarity, tone and expression. Our unique training has transformed customer service for the organisations that we have worked with. To learn more, please call 02 9805 6403 or email paul.hooper@aftrs.edu.au.

Customised Training

Drawing on our expertise in film, TV and radio storytelling and understanding of audience, AFTRS can deliver a creative and transformative learning experience for your team or organisation that is aligned with your business objectives, brand or message. Our training team can design a program that encourages new ideas, helping to build teams as well as deliver new skills. Courses are tailored to each organisation’s needs and strategic aims. Both large and small-scale projects are delivered through our extensive network of industry practitioners with expertise in delivering best practice training. AFTRS can train at scale, with experience in training several thousand employees for a single client.  

For more information on tailoring or booking a course for your team, please call 02 9805 6403 or email paul.hooper@aftrs.edu.au


The Australian Film Television and Radio School would like to acknowledge the Traditional Owners, the Bidjigal people and Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, on whose land we meet, work, study and teach. We pay our respects to Elders past and present, and extend our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people from all nations of this land.