December 19 2014
BCAT offers a variety of training
workshops from the beginner level to advanced levels and a variety of areas of production. Whether your interest is in learning the basics or honing your skills with post production special effects or learning the advanced features of shooting with our cameras, we have workshops to meet your needs.
Upcoming Training Sessions
Orientation - Tuesday, November 25 at 7pm
What is BCAT? Come to the station and take a tour of the facility. Come see what your local access TV station is all about. See what is going on behind the scenes of some of your favorite locally produced TV shows. Welcome to Burlington Cable Access Television!
Intro to Studio - Tuesday, December 2 at 7pm
Learn all the basics you need to do a production in studio. cameras, lighting and the control Room, and where its located and how it all works are all part of this introductory course
Intro to FCP Editing - Wednesday, December 3 at 7pm
You filmed something and now its time to make something out of all that raw footage. Which take is the best to use? What is b-roll? What is a timeline and what is it’s relationship to a sequence? Sign up for this class and Find out
Basic Camcorder - Thursday, December 11 at 7pm
Want to cover a event in town? Shoot something on location? Whether its the big game, a person or group putting on a demonstration or you making your story idea come to life you will need to Learn the skills to successfuly operate one of the BCAT field cameras. This course will show you the basics when it comes to camcorders, microphones, tripods, shot composition and more
Cast & Crew Night - Tuesday, December 16 at 7pm
This workshop is for the new to BCAT and the folks that have been here since the 20th century. Its a chance to share ideas with others and get constructive feedback. If you're new bring your new ideas, if you're an old hand offer some of your experience. This a great way to find the missing pieces to your production as well, whether you need someone to be a host, director, or a camera operator, etc. So come on down to this informal event and hobnob with your fellow videographers. Network, and more, at this event
All BCAT classes are free to those who live or work in Burlington
To register call the station at 781-273-5922 or drop by and sign up in person.