Creative sector training

ScreenSkills is the industry-led skills body for the screen industries, working across the UK to ensure that film, television (including children's and high-end drama), VFX (visual effects), animation and games have the skills and talent they need

Below are some of the training opportunities on offer with ScreenSkills:

High-end TV training and resources

See all of the up-to-date training courses and resources available for high-end TV professionals and new entrants into the industry. The page will be periodically updated with the latest opportunities, so check back for any updates.

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The Indie Training Fund (ITF)

Part of ScreenSkills, the ITF runs training courses for freelancers and production companies across the UK. They’re a not-for-profit organisation led by their member companies, including many of the UK’s leading indies.

For a freelancer, attending an ITF course is not only a boost to your CV, but an opportunity for valuable peer-to-peer networking and career development advice. 

Read more about the Indie Training Fund here >

Coronavirus basic awareness on production training

This free online learning module and assessment test is designed specifically for freelancers/crew working in physical production in the film and high-end TV industries. It explains the control measures and management systems that you can expect to find on productions following the outbreak of coronavirus. It will also test your learning and provide a certificate if you pass.

This test would also be useful for anyone who works in events, hospitality, tourism or even those who meet with other people in education and training places.

The learning module takes approx. 40 minutes and the assessment test takes approx. 20 minutes.

Learn more about this production training here >

Online events, training courses and learning modules, plus how to apply for mentoring, bursaries and funding

View all of the current training and learning opportunities available through ScreenSkills >