Creating Great Video On Your Smart Phone

Who is it for?

  • Marketing, press and PR managers
  • Social media managers
  • Sole traders and freelancers
  • Vloggers
  • Anyone who wants to create professional short videos using a smart phone

What will you learn?

On the basic course:

  • how to shoot the best pictures
  • how to record great sound
  • how to edit and add text
  • how to stream live video from your smart phone
  • how to use some inexpensive extra gear to get the best out of your smart phone
  • how to use video to tell a story and get your message across

On the advanced course:

  • how to use professional apps to film (Filmic Pro) and edit (Kinemaster)
  • how to use a range of microphones to record even better sound
  • how to use a gimbal for better, smoother shots
  • how to use lenses and lights

Why choose Hayes Collins?

  • Two trainers – Guy leads the session while Phil is on hand for one-to-one support
  • Small group teaching – our trainer/trainee ratio means nobody gets left behind
  • Expertise – Phil and Guy have complementary backgrounds in broadcast news and national PR (read more about them on our ‘About’ page)
  • All equipment provided – just bring yourself and your smart phone
  • All types of smartphone covered
  • You leave with a finished film
  • Basic and advanced options available
  • We can bring the training to your workplace


“The trainers were both great. Really clear and very helpful. Constantly checked we were up to speed with them.”

“While I thought I knew how to get the most out of my iPhone camera, the trainers have given me a lot more techniques to use it to the best of its ability.”

“Trainers excellent, very knowledgeable and engaging. Thoroughly enjoyed it – thank you!”

“A good range of tips and tricks, a good run-down of equipment on offer, a good mix of theory and practical.”

“The trainers were great. Very approachable. Very supportive and patient.”