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Bespoke Training & Other Courses

Several of FOCAL International's consultant members are professional trainers who can provide training to individuals or groups of any size on: Introduction to Film Research, Footage & Stills Copyright Clearance, Archive Management, Third Party Rights, Content delivery, Streaming, encoding & digitisation.
To book please contact the FOCAL office on: +44 (0)20 3178 3535 or

These are a few of the courses that we know about in the UK, so if you are holding a training course in audiovisual research or technology, anywhere in the world, please let us know so that we can add it to the list:

CYFLE - run a series of Footage Training Continuing Personal Development Courses in association with FOCAL International

Contact for queries  +44 (0)1286 685242 /
Funded by the Skillset Film Skills Fund*, S4C and TAC. The Skillset Film Skills Fund is supported by the National Lottery through the UK Film Council and the film industry through the Skills Investment Fund

BIMA - British Interactive Media Association offer FOCAL International members a discount. For more information +44 (0)1277 658107

PACT - courses contact: Claire Vogel, Short Course Co-ordinator Tel: +44 (0)20 7067 4376 or +44 (0)20 7331 6000 For more information:

BUFVC - The British Universities Film & Video Council runs a series of courses related to moving image in education throughout the year. For more information and other courses visit or contact Events Officer Nancy Prall on +44 (0)20 7393 1512 or at Discounts are offered to FOCAL International members

BKSTS - offer FOCAL International members a discount. For more information contact Dominic on +44 (0)1753 656656

DFG - Documentary Filmmakers Group run courses and offer FOCAL International members a discount. For more information on the Documentary Filmmakers Group courses contact +44 (0)20 7249 6600


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