Producing: Production Management

Course type

Short Course


1 day

Gain an introduction to production management, on this intensive, one-day course giving you an introduction to production management, providing a practical overview of the role, its main responsibilities and the key tasks that are essential for a production to run smoothly.

Course content

Over the course of the day you gain industry-relevant advice from an experienced producer and will cover essential production management tasks including paperwork and risk assessments as well as gaining a thorough grasp of the place of the Production Manager in the film crew.

Who it's for

This course is suitable for anyone involved in the 'below-the-line' part of the budget. This includes location scouting, equipment supplies, and crew hire. Production managers work closely with the producer, line producer, and first assistant director. 

HETV working group endorsed

This course has been endorsed by the high-end TV working groups, supporting the continued professional development of the high-end TV industry and crew.

Bursaries available

There are ScreenSkills bursaries available to cover some or all of the costs of this course - including travel, accommodation, subsistence, care or disability access support to attend this course. To find out more about the support you may be eligible for, click the button below:

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Contact information


+44 (0) 20 7386 7711

Training provider

Producing: Production Management

London Film Academy

London Film Academy is an exciting and innovative venture in practical film training based in London, one of the world’s leading film capitals. LFA pioneers professional-standard practical training across all key areas of filmmaking, boasting a wealth of highly qualified mentors and a personal low tutor-to-student ratio.

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