an award winning acting academy

The Yorkshire Academy of Film & Television Acting (YAFTA) is an award winning acting academy and specialises in providing education for the film and TV industry. YAFTA trained actors have gone on to successfully secure roles in major TV productions such as Coronation Street, Happy Valley, Emmerdale, Doctors and Casualty to name but a few.

The team at YAFTA

The team at YAFTA recognise that the skill of acting can be applied in a business setting to give business owners, managing directors and employees the confidence to undertake necessary roles that are out of their comfort zone such as speaking at public events or being engaging during a sales pitch. Our qualified team consists of teachers, actors and TV presenters who have years of experience and training in performing arts. Our course leaders have performed both on stage and on screen and understand the techniques required to give a truthful, confident and engaging performance, a skill that is invaluable in the world of business.

essential for anyone in a business

YAFTA offers a number of courses, teaching a variety of skills that are essential for anyone in a business or corporate environment including;

Self awareness courses for managers

presentation skills

team building skills

public speaking & negotiation skills

Tailored to suit your requirements

Our courses can be tailored to suit your requirements however we do offer standard packages which you can view below.


YAFTA is renowned in the acting industry for its standards of teaching excellence, therefore you can rest assured that your staff will be receiving the highest quality training on any of our YAFTA Consultancy Training Courses.