HTV Academy provides training for young people to find suitable jobs in the field of Television.
The 4 month training consists of Direction, Camera, Lighting, Audio Technology, Editing and TV Presentation and Narration courses. HTV Academy at present is limited to Sunday classes in Malabe. However the Saturday classes will be started on 11th February 2017 in Rathnapura Kajugaswatta Temple for the benefit of students living away from Colombo.
!3 batches have completed their training and the best have already found places in TV field. Some are already working with HTV as presenters, Cameramen, Editors and Producers.
The Minister for Media Hon Gayantha Karunathilake who was the Guest of Honour at the last Academy Award ceremony commended the HTV Academy training program for developing knowledgeable young for the medium of Television in Sri Lanka.