This one-day Visual FX course is designed to give you a hands-on and intensive introduction into the utilisation of VFX in film or TV show in today’s global market.

The IFS social programme will allow you to network with like-minded individuals and build valuable relationships and contacts with your fellow students and with leading professionals from within the film industry.

Learning Outcome

At the end of the course you will have learnt how a VFX shot is created from inception to final composite through all stages of a production – pre-production, shoot and post-production. You will have had hands-on training with a digital stills camera to help illustrate some key aspects of on-set data acquisition.


Upon successful completion of the course you will be presented with a personalised Irish Film School Certificate of Completion in VFX, signed by DNEG, in recognition of your learning and achievement.


Our Alumni Association will allow you to stay in touch long after your course has finished and will give you a forum where you can exchange information, share tips and receive exclusive offers and invitations to events.

The Future

This course will give you the confidence to go on to further study, to begin working in the film industry or to change careers. Many of those in employment will add value to their CVs with a new skill in the art of VFX and could receive a promotion or an increase in salary as a result of completing this course.


  • Personal tuition from a highly experienced tutor from an iconic VFX company
  • Coursework folder with comprehensive notes to bring home
  • Instruction from leading experts and professionals
  • State-of-the-art studios and classroom
  • Limited number in student cohort
  • Easy transport links to the campus
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Full social programme
  • Networking opportunities
  • Access to exclusive Alumni Association

Lights, Camera, Action!

Places are strictly limited to a maximum of 30 students per cohort. So, take your first step into the business and contact us today!

  • To receive more information, please order a free brochure. Fill in your details and we will immediately send you a free copy of the Visual FX brochure.
  • You can enrol now for this VFX course with a credit card using our secure online enrolment form