Training & Classes

Training & Classes


Orientation (1 Hour)

All members of Peninsula Area Public Access must attend a 1-hour orientation class.  This free session will introduce vital procedures for broadcasting original content and using PAPA equipment.  The course will include a detailed tour of the facility and resources available, process and paperwork needed to air programming, brief instruction on how to operate studio production equipment, brief instruction on how to use the control room to record studio feeds, brief instruction on the editing and exportation workflow, as well as other vital information.  Completion of the orientation class grants members the ability to reserve equipment and studio time…

The Orientation Class is Scheduled Every 1st Saturday of the Month


Field Production / Digital Cameras (2 Hours)

This course will instruct members how to film with the digital cameras in the field. Using advanced camera features and tripod techniques, completion of this course will result in higher production value and can have an affect on PAPA program scheduling. The $35 session will include a tutorial on how to use the menu features on digital cameras, instruction on proper cinematography techniques for filming, instruction on proper sound capturing techniques in conjunction with your camera setup, as well as other important information for content creators…
$35 Per Member in Attendance —- (Class Schedule Coming Soon!)

Video Editing (2 Hours)

Members will learn how to edit on Apple’s Final Cut Pro X. During this $35 session, the instructor will take everyone through the process of making a new project and event, importing footage, trimming clips, basic editing techniques, basic transitions, using green screen footage and sharing your video. Completion of this 2-hour course results in a certification to reserve the editing computers at PAPA Studios
$35 Per Member in Attendance —- (Class Schedule Coming Soon!)

Photoshop / Graphic Design (2 Hours)

This course will instruct members how to use Photoshop and other software to create graphics. The $35 session will include a tutorial on how to use the many software features, instruction on proper use of layers, instruction on how to import jpeg’s and png’s, as well as other important information for content creators. Completion of this 2-hour class will result in higher production value and may have an affect on PAPA program scheduling…
$35 Per Member in Attendance —- (Class Schedule Coming Soon!)

Flash Animation (2 Hours)

This course will instruct members how to use Adobe Flash software to animate. The session will include a tutorial on how to use the many software features, instruction on proper use of layers on a timeline, instruction on how to manipulate tween effects, as well as other important information for aspiring animators…
(Class Schedule & Pricing Coming Soon!)

 Advanced Lighting and Sound (2 Hours)

This class will cover correct use of the light kits (studio & field), instruction on portable audio recorders/mixers, instruction on the proper handling of grip equipment, instruction on the use of gels and gobos, correct methods for power distribution, as well as other important information for serious content producers.  Each course will provide hands-on experience using the lighting and sound equipment…
(Class Schedule & Pricing Coming Soon!)

 Advanced Editing Technique (2 Hours)

Members will learn some of the more advanced features of Final Cut Pro X. The instructor will take everyone through manipulating video in the inspector window, adding text, video and audio filters, transitions and visual fx, plus other advanced features. Each course will provide hands-on experience using the software features…
(Class Schedule & Pricing Coming Soon!)

 Advanced Studio & Control Room Operation

Members will learn how to setup for different types of shoots on our practical set. The instructor will teach everyone camera composition, lighting for television, proper use of studio mics, live-switchboard operation, live chroma-key control, as well as important information on advanced control room features. Completion of this 2-hour course will result in a certification to use the PAPA Control Room…
(Class Schedule & Pricing Coming Soon!)

 


Completion of each paid course awards members with a certificate recognizing their level of achievement.  More courses will be added to our program – keep checking back for the latest information…

If you have a question about our classes and training opportunities – please email us:   info@papaonline.tv

 

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