Video Production Training

A collection of training options that can be customized to meet your specific needs


Designed by industry professionals with decades of experience working in television and film in front of and behind the camera, this course will introduce attendees to the equipment, tools, tricks, and best practices used by the largest network and production companies in the world.  From camera components, lighting, sound equipment and shot composition, attendees will work hands-on with experienced videographers as they gain the skills that will communicate with compelling video assets.

Whether you’ve been producing videos for years or have never touched a camera before, you’re guaranteed to learn new skills in this session!


Designed for attendees with some experience with creating video, this course will leverage the equipment you already use and are comfortable with.  This enables you to optimize what you are doing and how you are using the equipment to achieve an optimal result.

Due to the nature of this material, we customize this course to meet your specific needs; whether you want Intermediate, Advanced or Master level instruction.


JDL Horizons Video Production training
JDL Horizons video production training


Learn the use of video editing software that allows you to record your desktop, create rich media presentations and lessons, and create engaging video assets that communicate, teach, and engage. This hands-on class is mostly lab-based and will take you through the creation, editing and sharing of video projects.


Take your videos to the next level in this advanced hands-on course that will discuss how to use layers, callouts, zooming and animation effects to illustrate your message in a more compelling and engaging manner. We will also introduce other tools that can be used in conjunction with your computer to create interesting effects for your videos.

teachers in JDL Horizons' video production training


Thomas Lapping

Thomas Lapping

CEO, JDL Horizons, LLC

Selected by eSchool News as one of the 30 most influential leaders on the use of technology in the nation’s schools – a list that also includes Bill Gates and Michael Dell – Thomas Lapping has more than 20 years of management, sales, and marketing experience with technology- and video-related services, especially in delivering these services to the U.S. education market.

Thomas has interviewed hundreds of education thought leaders and helps in design, capture and delivery of custom promotional videos.

Brian Sterling-Vete

Brian Sterling-Vete

CEO, MajorVision, Intl

Brian Sterling-Vete is the UK based partner for European and Worldwide media distribution of noteworthy education television news reports. Brian has worked with the BBC for many years in front-line TV news; with extensive experience on both sides of the camera.

Brian is an award-winning cinematographer with broad experience in education, documentaries, films and promotional videos.

Clayton Bosquez

Clayton Bosquez

VP, Product Development

Clayton is responsible for the design of, JDL’s flagship internet video distribution platform.

He has also led key product development and implementation projects for the State of Iowa and their Associated Education Agencies (AEAs), the Florida Department of Education, Broward County (Florida) Public Schools, and many other schools and districts around the nation.

David Williamson

David Williamson

Operations Manager

With significant experience in live video production and post-production video editing, Dave brings a hands-on user approach to the mechanics of driving a live multi-camera production as well as producing a compelling video product through editing.

Through years of working with students, teachers, and administrators to produce sports, communications and education videos, he is well equippedto show you how you can create videos easily and inexpensively.

Learn Video Production Skills from Experienced Professionals!


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