Let AFTRS bring the creativity and skills of the film and broadcast industry to your organisation’s communications and customer engagement.  

AFTRS corporate program delivers a broad range of training on video content creation, communications, presentation skill, media skills and customer engagement. Training is intensive, hands on and highly relevant so that participants can immediately apply their skills at work.  

Download the Corporate Training brochure.


MAKE VIDEOS THAT WORK!

Your video making and communications toolkit.

These popular training courses are for professionals who want to excel at creating exceptional video communications.

It can be challenging to produce consistently successful content which cuts through a crowded market. To convert initial awareness into action for your brand, or thoroughly engage your constituents and stakeholders, you need the help of industry experts.

AFTRS’ trainers are acknowledged as content and communication experts. We train over 5,000 people every year through our short course programs and we understand you want training that is immediately relevant and practical.Let usgiveyou’re the skills to make videos that cut through.

Book online for any of the courses below. To arrange to have your whole team trained or to tailor any of these courses for your organisation on a date that works for you please call 1300 065 281 or email customised@aftrs.aftrs.edu.au

APPLIED STORYTELLING

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

MEDIA SKILLS: SELLING YOUR STORY

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

MOBILE CONTENT CREATION

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

PRESENTATION SKILLS

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

UNDERSTANDING VIDEO PRODUCTION

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

VIDEOMAKING 101

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

WRITING VIDEO SCRIPTS & BRIEFS

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

TAILORED TRAINING

Customer Service

AFTRS has delivered innovative and highly successful training to thousands of customer service professionals. Using the skills of the film, television and radio industries, 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 using creative techniques has transformed customer services in some of the organisations we have worked with. To learn more about how AFTRS can work with your organisation to improve your service culture and customer experience please email open@aftrs.edu.au or call 1300 065 281.

Media Skills

This one-day intensive workshop, designed for groups from a specific workplace, will ensure you become an effective media spokesperson in TV and radio interviews. You will learn the skill of staying on message and delivering a “useable grab”, even when being asked the most difficult questions. Practical exercises are conducted “on-video” and “on-air” so that you can review and modify your performance. This small group workshop allows for individual advice on how to deal with nerves and teaches you how to use body language, gesture, voice, eye contact and breathing for improved presentation.

Tailored Training

AFTRS can create a transformative learning experience for your team or organisation that is aligned to your business objective, brand or message. Our training team can design a program that encourages collaboration, 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 extensive network of industry practitioners with deep expertise. AFTRS also has the ability to train at scale, with experience of training several thousand employees for a single client.  

For more information on tailoring or booking a course for your team call 1300 065 281 or email open@aftrs.edu.au.

Acknowledgement

The Australian Film Television Radio and 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.