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Virtual Production for Producers - Level 2

This course provides an understanding of how the Virtual Art Department works, Producer’s workflows and important budgetary and scheduling cost savings for Virtual Production.

Available with our bespoke trainer or consultancy add-on.



What can Virtual Production bring to the table for Producers?

 This course will cover the basics of VP, what it is and how it works. An explanation of the Virtual Art Department (VAD) – who, what and how the On-Set VP (OSVP) works. You’ll also learn Virtual Production workflows from a Producer’s point of view, including creative & on-set pitfalls to be aware of. As well, you will see an example schedule of ”on-set week”, including activities & crewing and costs v savings compared to traditional production. You will also come to understand the current problems facing the industry, what tools are available to tackle climate change and industry resources to supports sustainability within Virtual Production.

What you get:

Online training for the experts

Virtual Production magic

Access to the community

You'll receive exclusive access to the Final Pixel Academy training platform, where you can work your way through learning at your own pace.

Our courses are completely bespoke, unavailable anywhere else.

You will be invited to join the Final Pixel VP Insider Membership, as well as gain access to our dedicated private Final Pixel Academy Discord server where you can reach out to your instructor and fellow students..

The course was ace - I feel supported and excited to keep pushing into Virtual Production - Thank you!

~ Final Pixel Academy student

Course Content

Module 1:

  •  Assessing Creative for VP

  • Introduction: How to Get Started

  • Good v Bad Creative - What's the Difference?

  • The Affect of Angles & Framing 

Module 2:


  • Staffing and Working With VAD & OSVP Teams

  • Organisation Chart - Virtual Art Department (VAD) & On-Set (OSVP)

  • On-Set (OSVP) Staffing & Setiquette 

Module 3:


  • Determining Your Stage/Volume Set Up

  • How to Determine BTW Sourcing & Building

  • Building a Volume

  • Renting a Standing Volume 

Module 4:


  • On-Set Infrastructure Walk-through

  • Understanding the On-Set Infrastructure 

BONUS Module 5:


  • Sustainability for VP 

  • What is Sustainable Production

  • Current Problems

  • Solutions & Resources

  • Benefits of VP: Problems & Solutions

  • What's Next?

  • Next Stpes

  • Production Guidelines & Checklist

Download the course catalogue for full details

Final Pixel Academy 

Masterclass Certificate

OSVP Digital Badge

Recommended Duration



Start date

Computer requirements

Delivery & Support


1 Week

2 - 3 hours per week



Online classes with support

Access to internet

Rolling - at own leisure

Welcome to the future of filmmaking

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