Kilroy's College

Kilroy's College

Online & Home Study Courses

Visual Effects (VFX) with DNEG course


This is an attendance course that is delivered in a 1-day training session.

Where is the course run?

All courses will be delivered in a city centre location.

Visual FX Course Objectives

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.

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.

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.


  • Personal tuition from an internationally acclaimed and award-winning film director
  • Coursework folder with comprehensive notes to take home
  • Instruction from a "working" professional film crew
  • State-of-the-art studios and classrooms
  • Limited number in student cohort
  • Easy transport links to the campus
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Full social programme
  • Networking opportunities
  • Access to exclusive Alumni Association


All of your workshop test results and course notes and any correspondence with the College will be treated as strictly private and confidential.


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.
  • Our team of student advisors will be on hand if you have any queries.

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