INTIMACY COORDINATOR CERTIFICATION PROGRAMME
(For Film & TV) 2023-2024
The Moving Body Arts’ Intimacy Coordinator Certification Programme is an in-depth training for intimacy coordinators working in film & television. The programme is a SAG-AFTRA accredited training which combines blended learning of online and in-person sessions, mentoring, on set experience, independent study and evaluation.
Designed and delivered by leading intimacy coordinators Enric Ortuno and Yarit Dor, its staff also includes guest practitioners and intimacy coordinators.
The programme’s units of study cover the role at all stages of production and follow SAG-AFTRA and Bectu union’s guidance on content.
A part-time programme with a single application process. The course has four main components made out of units/modules.
The training stretches over a one-year period starting October 1, 2023 until September 30, 2024.
Overall estimated study hours: 400 hours.
(The training may be completed earlier but no later than the stated date)
A combination of online sessions, in-person intensive and external learning. Studies include individual, partner and group work.
Time to share enquiry, reflect and get further insight from a mentor.
ON SET EXPERIENCE
Apply your learning and develop your own practice in this growing, innovative field.
INDEPENDENT STUDY, PORTFOLIO & EVALUATION
Engage in independent study, reflect on your work, self-evaluate your strengths and areas of improvement, receive further feedback and evaluation.
Enric Ortuno & Yarit Dor
Both long standing UK & EU lead ICs with more than 200 hours of on set experience & higher education teaching CV. They both worked as ICs in Italy 2019-2022.
Professional ICs: Tigger Blaize, Robbie Taylor Hunt, Adelaide Waldrop.
Newer ICs or recent graduates: Rufai Ajala, Tommy Ross Williams, El Wood.
For specialist subjects
Learning & Teaching Methods
Blended learning: online & in-person
Tutor led learning
Student led learning
Full class discussions and exercises
Independent, partner and small group exercises
Reflective practice: working journal
Pre-requisite learning before certain units of study
Tutor and peer led feedback
Mentor - mentee learning
Professional experience through on set experience hours
Assessment: independent study, written research, portfolio assessment and proof of on set & mentoring hours.
Number of Places
13 places only.
Programme Tuition: £6,250
The above excludes:
- The Intimacy Coordinator's Kit
- External Learning Courses required before Mentoring and On Set Experience Components.
For an indicative list of fees, go to the Programme Information button at the end of the page.
Successful students will be awarded a Certificate of Completion and a Certificate Supplement by Moving Body Arts.
The programme is accredited by SAG-AFTRA and graduates will be able to apply to the SAG-AFTRA Pre-Registry on completion.
Prime Video Italy Scholarship
(in collaboration with Intimacy Coordination Italia)
8 partially funded scholarships open to Italian residents.
Application via Moving Body Arts.
Scholarship covers 73.3% of Programme Tuition.
2 fully funded scholarships open to residents of Wales.
Application via Moving Body Arts.
Scholarship covers 100% of Programme Tuition, external learning and kit.
Moving Body Arts' Diversity & Inclusion Bursary
To continue our desire to support the training of underrepresented individuals, we are offering a study bursary. Bursary covers 40% of Programme Tuition.
Resources & Databases For External Funding (UK) Check the Funding Guidance below.