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Program description

Tri-C’s Film Academy is an intensive program that offers a streamlined series of courses designed to maximize professional instruction in a fraction of the time. The goal is to train a workforce for hire in entry-level positions on broadcast, film, commercial, video game or industrial productions in Northeast Ohio and the surrounding region. Courses serve as the beginning of a student’s industry networking experience and the first step toward getting a foot in the door of the local motion picture production industry.


  • Understand pre-production and production processes of filmmaking.
  • Taught by industry professionals who can hire or recommend participants for hire.
  • Network with film industry professionals and other trainees.
  • Access to educational opportunities in the moving image industries.
  • Scholarships available.
ZFLM-1047Audio/Sound Design Post-Production Techniques1.8
ZFLM-1048Cinematography 101 and Beyond1.6
ZFLM-1042Costuming in Film1.6
ZFLM-1038Film Crew Intensive Training with Short Film Production21
ZFLM-1020Find Your Voice: Voice Acting0
ZFLM-1046Making a Documentary1.2
ZFLM-1040Narrative Post-Production Workflow1.8
ZFLM-1041Screenwriting Fundamentals1.8
ZFLM-1043What Does a Script Supervisor Do?1.6

Program cost

Visit the Corporate College website here for pricing.

Financial aid eligibility

This program is not Federal Financial Aid/Pell Eligible.

Scholarships, payment plans, and other financial aid options may be available.  For more information, call 216-987-6000, option 1.

Upon completion students receive

A Certificate of Completion

Related Programs/Training

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