Create Your Vision

BCAT Partnership


SWTV contracts with Bloomington Community Access Television (BCAT) to provide residents of Eden Prairie, Edina, Hopkins, Minnetonka and Richfield with:

  • FREE studio access
  • FREE equipment rentals 
  • FREE workshops and classes

Training Required

Residents must undergo training with BCAT's Production Specialist before using equipment or the studio.

952-826-4980 

BCAT@BloomingtonMN.gov

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Teen Video Boot Camp


Interested in learning how to create videos? Join Teen Video Boot Camp! Teens ages 12-18 will learn how to write, record and edit a short film as a group using professional video production equipment over the course of four sessions in July 2022. TVBC is sponsored by Bloomington Community Access Television (BCAT) and Southwest TV (Edina).

Who: Youth ages 12-18 who live or go to school in the Bloomington or SWTV viewing areas. Limited to the first 15 participants signed up.

When: July 19, 21, 26 and 28, 2022

Times: 1 – 4 p.m.

Where: BCAT Studio 1800 West Old Shakopee Road

Cost: Free!

*SWTV includes residents of Eden Prairie, Edina, Hopkins, Minnetonka and Richfield. 

To register, contact BCAT at 952-563-4980 or bcat@bloomingtonmn.gov with your child's name, age and city of residence.

Students using camera equipment