Classes at Town Square Television

These classes teach our members how to use our facility and equipment to maximize their production efforts. Advance registration is required for all classes. Click on a class below to see its description and schedule.

Intro To Community TV

Digital Field Production

Studio Production

Non-Linear Editing

Truck Production


Introduction to Community Television

Students learn about the wide range of production opportunities available at Town Square Television. This class covers channel and equipment use, provides an overview of Public Access and includes a complete tour of the Town Square Television facility. This is a 1-hour class.

Class Fee: Free

Prerequisite: None (this is a prerequisite for all other classes)

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HD Camera Production

Students learn how to operate our new Panasonic P2 High-Definition Video Camera.

Class Fee: $60 - for 2 Classes

Class Length: 2 Hours/per class

Prerequisite: Introduction to Community TV

  • Certification requires completion of High-Definition Camera Production Classes 1 and 2

HD Camera Production 1

HD Camera Production 2

6:00 PM - Mon., November 10 6:00 PM - Mon., November 17
6:00 PM - Mon., December 8 6:00 PM - Mon., December 15
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Studio Production Certification

Students learn how to operate the studio cameras, audio board, video switcher, character generator, and other equipment in our studio. Certification in the studio will require completion of both the Introduction to Community Television Class and the Studio Production Class. Observation of a Town Square Television studio production is optional. Each class is a 2-hour class.

Studio Production 1

Class Fee: $30.00

Class Length: 2 Hours

Prerequisite:

  • Introduction to Community TV

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Non-Linear Editing Certification

Using Final Cut Pro and other compatible softwares.

Class Fee: $60.00- for 2 classes

Class Length: 2 Hours/class

Prerequisite: Introduction to Community TV


  • Certification requires completion of High-Definition Camera Production Classes 1 and 2

Final Cut Pro 1

Final Cut Pro 2

6:00 PM - Wed., November 19 6:00 PM - Thu., November 20
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Lighting for Television

Students learn how to light a set for a television production.

Class Fee: $30

Class Length: 2 Hours

Prerequisite: Introduction to Community TV

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Truck Production Certification

Students learn how to operate the on-location cameras, audio board, video switcher, character generator, and other equipment used for on-location productions. Certification for the production truck will require completion of both the Introduction to Community Television Class and the Truck Production Class. Observation of a Town Square Television truck production is optional. Note: The production truck is available for community-based event productions, and is generally not available for series programming. Use of the production truck is at the discretion of Town Square Television’s Executive Director. A Production Proposal Form will need to be completed and approved at least two weeks prior to the date of production

Class Fee: $30

Class Length: 6 Hours

Prerequisite: Introduction to Community TV

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Which of the following Town Square Television community channels do you watch the most?

Community Ch 14

Public Access Ch 15

Multifaith Access Ch 16

Government Ch 18 & 19

Education Ch 20

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