The 2 Day Shoot and Edit Training Course

Shoot and Edit

The 2 Day Shoot and Edit Training Course (SE100)

£545

This 2 day hands-on Shoot and Edit Training Course introduces delegates to the basic concepts of producing, shooting and editing short form content, including interviews and B-Roll shots.

This course aims to give beginners a fundamental understanding of working with cameras, and planning a shoot through to Editing. All attendees will have the opportunity to have hands-on practice with cameras, audio and editing equipment.

SCREENSKILLS BURSARY AVAILABLE: Apply for funding here!
  • Camera, Lights and Audio Kit
  • Individual Apple Work Station
  • 14 hours of hands-on instructor lead training
  • Training Media
  • Course attendance certificate

Course Times - 2 Days

Course Start 10:00
Morning Break 11:30 - 15 Minute Break
Lunch 13:30 - 1 Hour break
Afternoon Break 15:30 - 15 Minute Break
Course End 17:00

Anyone interested in learning to start producing their own short form work, this course will cover all the fundamental tasks from Pre-Production, Production and Post.

  • Planning your project
  • Location Recce
  • Necessary Kit
  • Storyboarding/Shot List
  • Different type of shots
  • SHOOT: Using lights and mics
  • Data wrangling footage
  • Building an assembly edit
  • Adding Titles
  • Grading
  • Cleaning up sound
  • Exporting


A basic understanding of shooting and editing terminology is preferred but not required.

  • Introduction and examples.
  • Planning your project: Assessing the brief, length and output format.
  • Planning interviews
  • Types of shots
  • Location choices
  • Storyboarding / shot list.
  • Equipment set-up (camera, tripod, mic)
  • PRINCIPLE FILMING (interviews and main shots)
  • B-roll filming (cut-aways and extra shots).
  • Recording additional sound.
  • Capturing / Transferring footage to the computer system
  • Introduction to Premiere Pro
  • Selecting and viewing footage
  • Building a rough cut of your project
  • Editing tools and tips
  • Working with sound
  • Recording an additional voice over
  • Working with music
  • Importing additional footage and elements
  • Creating titles
  • Colour grading & effects.
  • Outputting: Broadcast and Web

You can always reserve (Pencil) your place on any course without commitment. However you may be asked to move if we have a paying customer that will confirm. We will always give you first refusal to confirm or release your Pencilled date.

Remember the earlier you book the cheaper the course, so don't delay to long.

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Remember the further in advance you book, the more you save.

This course is available with the latest ScreenSkills Bursary. Click here to find out more.

Why Choose This Course?

Soho Editors have been at the forefront of the technological and creative advances in post-production for more than 20 years as well as being Europe’s leading professional training provider.

The further in advance you purchase the higher the savings.

Days in Advance

0 - 29 Nil
30 - 59 10%
60 - 89 20%
90 + 30%

This Shoot and Edit course is an internationally recognised qualification that is based on practical, real-world production knowledge you can put to use from day one.

We are so sure that not only will you enjoy the experience, as well as learn what you need from the course, that if you are not satisfied we will give you the same course again FREE of charge, it’s as simple as that, no argument*.