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How to be a Successful YouTuber

Clisare 1TBC, 1 Weekend

€180 Members / €210 Non-Members

This 2-Day Masterclass, taught by award winning YouTuber ‘Clisare’, is a practical, hands on to starting and running your own YouTube channel. The course is ideal for those looking to start or have started recently, and is aimed at people who have audiences of less than 5,000.

The course consists of learning the inner workings of YouTube and how you can use other social media networks to your advantage to push your content out to new audiences. You will learn key elements of the process and each segment will be applied practically to your YouTube channel.


Course Content:

  • Who are you: Types of YouTube content
  • Idea Generation & Organisation
  • Beginner shooting setup & equipment
  • Beginner’s editing & equipment
  • Press Upload: YouTube Basics
  • How To Optimize Your Content
  • The Perfect Thumbnail
  • Retention: How To Utilise the algorithm
  • Promotion: How to get your video out there
  • Summary: Top tips and tricks to take home
  • Questions and Answers


Lead Tutor: Clare Cullen

Clare Cullen is an award winning YouTuber under the username ‘Clisare’. With 10M views on YouTube, 9M on Facebook and 7M on Vine, ‘Clisare’ is one of Ireland’s leading YouTubers, creating the YouTube series ‘The Irish Bucket List’, which is a travel vlog showing her “doing all of the cool things there is to do in Ireland”. This series is currently being made into a book.
Clare Cullen currently works as a Digital Video Producer for the YouTube Channel ‘Facts’, alongside her work as ‘Clisare’. Clare has also gathered producing credits for the RTE user-generated documentaries ‘What It Means To Be Irish’ (2012) and ‘Who Am I’ (2016), and has appeared on RTÉ and TV3 shows such as ‘Ireland’s craziest reality TV moments’ (TV3), Screen Slaves (TV3), Midday (TV3), Angela Scanlon’s Naked Truth (RTÉ), The Ray D’Arcy Show (RTÉ) and Two Tube (RTÉ).
Finalist for Best Irish YouTube Channel at the #Besties 2014 and 2015 and finalist for Best Blogger/Vlogger at the STELLAR Shine Awards 2014 and 2015.


  • TBC, 1 Weekend

Class times:

  • Sat 10.30 – 5.00 & Sun 11.00 – 5.30


  • €180 Members / €210 Non-Members
  • €100 Deposit


  • Filmbase, Temple Bar, Curved street

To reserve your place on this course, please contact Filmbase Reception on 01 679 6716 and dial 0. For more information, email our Training Department at Please read our Terms & Conditions before booking a course.