Distance learning,
with diplomas

Instructor-led, online training for you
and your team, school or newsroom.

Smart Film School online courses are used by Universities, NGOs and Journalism Organizations to train staff, fellows and students in the latest mobile video storytelling techniques.

Instructor-led training combined with on-demand video-led course designs

We can design and deliver a custom training program for your organization.
Our recent clients include:


We designed a custom mobile journalism training course for BILD reporters to master the essential skills for developing and launching a new television news channel in Germany.

International Youth Fellowship

We built a four-day online training course to teach mobile filmmaking to 100 youth as part of their World Camp 2020. Combining on-demand tutorials with live video interactions.


We are training the next generation of mobile journalists in eastern Europe with an intensive, project-based certificate training program produced in partnership with the Thomson Reuters Foundation.

Daniel Clifton

"Robb's teaching style is very engaging and he does a great job of presenting the material in a easy-to-learn manner."

Janet Vasil

“The Instructor's knowledge and experience are top notch and his many training programs are always presented in a clear, concise way.”

Carol A Mumin

"I am gaining essential new information that I'm sure will enhance any video that I might record. The presentation is natural and easily digested."