The National Film Development Corporation Ltd. was set up by the government of India with a view to facilitating the growth of the Indian film sector. While NFDC is primarily known for the landmark films it has produced over the years, it has also simultaneously been making inroads in various other aspects of the film business; include skill & content development and promotion of films.
Since 2005, NFDC has been conducting skill development programmes in Tamil Nadu where it has imparted short-term training and vocational courses to more than 5000 youth in the spheres of Animation, Multi-media, Editing, Audio engineering, Digital Still Photography, and courses for camera assistants.
Around 70% of the youth who underwent these training programs have since found employment.
The Government of Tamil Nadu is supporting the vocational training programme.
NFDC in collaboration with Tamil Nadu Skill Development Corporation (TNSDC) is conducting Skill Development Vocational Training Programmes in the following spheres of Media and Entertainment Sector:
v Camera Work
v Layout Designer (Multimedia)
v Editor (Avid Digital Non-linear Editing)
v Editor (FCP – Digital Non-linear Editing)
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