Upcoming Classes Enrollment

Youth Media Training

Start DateClass
06/25/2018Green Screen Summer Camp
Learn the latest green screen technology while creating a tv show! Students produce programs in MCM's state of the art green screen tv studio, gaining hands-on training behind the scenes and in front of the camera. Fun for young creatives!
Prerequisites: None
Length: 1 Week, Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM to 4 PM
Fee: $300
06/25/2018**NEW Future Filmmakers Summer Camp**
Want to make a real movie that includes acting, graphics, sound effects and more? This filmmaking camp is for young adults who are interested in creating their very own movie. Production will include writing, acting, directing and all the crew members needed to make a whole film in just one week. Be prepared to work and have fun in this fast-paced, interactive filmmaking experience.
Prerequisites: None
Length: 1 Week, Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM to 4 PM
Fee: $300
07/23/2018Summer Backpack Journalism
Backpack Journalism is a fast-growing, exciting career path where participants learn how to be a producer, reporter, photographer, videographer and editor of news stories. Students will create news packages from their points of view right in their own communities.
Prerequisites: None
Length: 1 Week , Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM to 4 PM
Fee: $300

Multimedia Production Class Schedule

Start DateClass
06/06/2018Video Editing – Final Cut Pro X, June 6th
Final Cut Pro X is a professional-level, user friendly video editing software. In this class you'll learn how to edit images together, manipulate video and audio, basic text creation and use of effects. No experience needed!
Prerequisites: Orientation
Length: 3 weeks 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Fee: $175
06/18/2025**NEW DSLR Videography Workshop**
Are you ready to take your videography skills to the next level using DSLR technology? In this workshop, you learn about the capabilities of DSLR production and how to get great video and audio like a pro.
Prerequisites: None
Length: 3 Hours, 6:30 - 9:39 PM
Fee: $35 MCM Members/$50 Non-Members

Advanced Media Training by Industry Professionals

Start DateClass
06/05/2018Ready, Set, Go! Put Your Media Plan Into Action
Are you looking for media attention? Do you have an event or announcement that you'd like the media to cover? This class is an interactive, real life approach to maximizing your potential with the media. Come to the workshop with a concept and leave having already pitched the media!
Prerequisites: None
Length: 2 Hours, 10 AM - 12 PM
Fee: $125 MCM Members/$150 Non-Members
06/12/2018Join the Video Revolution 2018
Learn how to create professional looking marketing videos, using a smartphone or tablet. This cutting-edge training will teach even the technologically challenged how to make something great in just 3 hours. No video experience needed.
Prerequisites: None
Length: 3 Hours, 10 AM -1 PM
Fee: $299
06/28/2018**NEW Social Media Marketing 101**
This Social Media Marketing Workshop is an accelerated introduction to understanding the complex landscape of social markets and how to match your marketing goals with the right platform. If you're a small business or entrepreneur ready to take your social media reach to the next level, this workshop is for you.
Prerequisites: None
Length: 2.5 Hours, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Fee: $99

Learn How to be a TV Producer and Technician

Montgomery Community Media’s training program teaches you how to make your voice heard through the use of television and other forms of media. Montgomery Community Media offers a wide variety of video classes in field and studio production to Montgomery County residents and organizations.

Students are trained to utilize Montgomery Community Media’s equipment to produce their own programs for air on Access 19 and the Montgomery Channel as well as the web and to volunteer on other productions.

MCM’s training information is organized into the following topics:

Online Classes

Ongoing Class
Now Online Field Technician
Students will learn how to setup professional cameras, audio, lighting and how to wrap cables correctly for field productions. The class will be setup in short segments and will be able to be watched by segments instead of a long video. A link and a password will be sent via e-mail to all registered students, which will include images and instructions to go along with the videos.
Length: Open-upon completion
Fee: $75


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