Upcoming Classes Enrollment
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:
Explorer Post 1921
|Monthly||Explorer Post 1921|
|We are full for this year. Please look for January 2017 enrollment which will be posted in November 2016.
Many community organizations are selected to be Explorer Posts and are available to give real hands on experience for the youth in the community. MCM has been selected to be a post to educate students in media such as TV production, blogging, social media, and the use of smart phones and a variety of other classes we offer.
|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
Upcoming Business Class Schedule
Upcoming Video Production Class Schedule
|06/04/2016||Video Editing- Adobe Premiere CC June 2016|
Class is full, waiting list only
Adobe Premiere CC is one of the most advanced video editing platforms in the digital world. Commonly and widely used in the industry, Adobe Premiere CC is capable of creating a video with outstanding transitions, effects, and layering. If you want to upload your clip to YouTube or use it for broadcast on any TV station such as ours, Adobe Premiere CC does it all. Length: 3-3hr classesFee: $125
|06/27/2016||Green Screen Summer Camp 2016|
The Media creators will create a program in our TV Green Screen Studio. They will all rotate through the equipment in the control room and the studio on actual shows and at the same time be learning the studio operation. Upon completion of the class they will get certified as a MCM Studio Technician. The students get SSL hrs for this class and once certified can work on the many volunteer production at MCM.Length: 1 weekFee: $300
|06/27/2016||Summer Backpack Journalism June 27 – July 8, 2016 – Session 1|
Backpack Journalism, open to 7th - 12th grade students in Montgomery County. During this two week course, will learn story composition, shooting and editing.Prerequisites: NoneLength: 2 weeksFee: $300
|07/18/2016||Backpack Journalism: July 18 – 29, 2016 – Session 2.|
Backpack Journalism, open to 7th - 12th grade students in Montgomery County. During this two week course, will learn story composition, shooting and editing.Prerequisites: noneLength: 2 weeksFee: $300
|08/15/2016||Orientation -Aug 15 2016|
One two-hour class, includes basic terminology and theory behind video production. The starting point for all classes offered at MCM.Prerequisites: NoneLength: One 2-Hour SessionFee: $10.00
|09/12/2016||Studio Producer-Sept 12 2016|
Learn to produce a studio program using MCM's facilities.Prerequisites: OrientationLength: 6 weeks-7p-10pFee: $175.00
|09/13/2016||Studio Technician-Sept 2016|
Students will rotate through all Studio and Control Room course positions. Successful completion of this course will certify each student as a Studio Technician.Prerequisites: OrientationLength: 12 weeks- 7p-10pFee: $175.00
|09/13/2016||Studio Director 6 Weeks-Sept 2016|
Class is full, waiting list only
Learn to call the shots and build a program in real-time during various types of studio productions. This is the final class of certification for studio technicians.Prerequisites: Studio TechnicianLength: 6-3hr classes- 7p-10pFee: $100