Online training and masterclasses from 11 – 17 May

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As the industry-body for the UK’s screen industries, ScreenSkills stands in solidarity with the workforce and is here to support you through these challenging times.

Where possible we have moved training online. Please check out our directory to see what we a currently offering. We would be very grateful if you don’t apply for everything so that we can share the opportunities with as many people as possible. For some craft and tech training, please ensure you already have the right skillset to benefit. Between 11 and 17 May the following free training sessions and masterclasses will be run:

Monday 11 May

  • 09:30 -13:00 | Business Toolkit for Freelancers, part 1 | Book
  • 10:00-11:15 | Online training: Budgeting for series producers with Maddy Allen, part 1 | Book
  • 11:00-12:00 | HETV Trainee Finder 20/21 cohort: drop-in session for trainees based in the North East | Closed session
  • 11:30-12:45 | Industry Greats Masterclass: managing director Sohail Shah | Book
  • 15:00-16:00 | Online training: Digital and social media with Andrew Davis, part 1 | Book
  • 16:00-17:00 | Giving feedback to your remote animation team | Book
  • 17:00-18:00 | Online workshop: Alison Grade | Book

 Tuesday 12 May

  • 09:30 -13:00 | Business Toolkit for Freelancers, part 2
  • 10:00-11:00 | Daily cuppa webinar | Book
  • 10:00-11:15 | Online training: Budgeting for series producers with Maddy Allen, part 2
  • 11:30-12:45 | Industry Greats Masterclass: documentary director Tim Wardle | Book
  • 12:00-13:00 | Get the Knowledge: the essentials of working with under 18’s | Book
  • 15:00-16:00 | Make a Move 20/21 cohort: Wellbeing session | Closed session
  • 14:00-16:00 | Employability toolkit | Closed session
  • 15:00-16:00 | Online training: Digital and social media with Andrew Davis, part 2
  • 17:00-18:00 | Online workshop: Diamond diversity training session with Minnie Ayres | Book

 Wednesday 13 May

  • 09:30 -13:00 | Business Toolkit for Freelancers, part 3
  • 10:00-11:00 | Daily cuppa webinar | Book
  • 10:00-11:15 | Online training: Budgeting for series producers with Maddy Allen, part 3
  • 11:00-12:00 | HETV learning session - Introduction to HETV post-production workflow | Book
  • 11:30-12:45 | Industry Greats Masterclass: documentary producer Sue Bourne | Book
  • 12:00-13:00 | ITV Loves Talent: CV clinic for runners | Book
  • 13:00-14:00 | Lunch with a Commissioner: Phil Edgar-Jones and Barbara Lee (Sky) | Book
  • 14:00-16:00 | Employability toolkit | Closed session
  • 15:00-16:00 | Online training: Digital and social media with Andrew Davis, part 3
  • 17:00-18:00 | Online workshop: Managing the mental health of freelancers in physical production with Leo Anna Thomas and Matt Longley | Book

 Thursday 14 May

  • 09:30 -13:00 | Business Toolkit for Freelancers, part 4
  • 10:00-11:00 | Daily cuppa webinar | Book
  • 10:00-11:15 | Online training: Budgeting for series producers with Maddy Allen, part 4
  • 11:30-12:45 | Industry Greats Masterclass: television producer Willard Foxton | Book
  • 13:00-14:00 | Lunch with a Commissioner: Amanda Stavri (ITV) | Book
  • 14:30-16:00 | Storytelling and scriptwriting in factual TV masterclass | Book
  • 15:00-16:00 | Online training: Digital and social media with Andrew Davis, part 4
  • 16:00-17:00 | Ruth Ducker: Directing your animation career | Book
  • 17:00-18:00 | Online workshop: The art of transforming the unvisual into the visual with Delyth Thomas and Damian Daniel | Book

Friday 15 May

  • 10:00-11:15 | Online training: Budgeting for series producers with Maddy Allen, part 5
  • 11:30-12:45 | Industry Greats Masterclass: filmmaker Jeanie Finlay | Book
  • 11:30-12:30 | HETV Trainee Finder 19/20 cohort: drop-in session | Closed session
  • 13:00-14:00 | Lunch with a Commissioner: Leanne Clarke (ITV)| Book
  • 15:00-16:00 | Online training: Digital and social media with Andrew Davis, part 5
  • 18:30-19:30 | How to film in a post-Covid world with the Production Managers Association | Book

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