Online training between 18 and 24 January

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.

A full list of training available now can be found in our directory.

This includes our free coronavirus basic awareness on production training to support working safely on set in the context of Covid-19 and our tackling harassment and bullying at work online training.

We are running the following training sessions and masterclasses 18 and 24 January:

Monday 18 January

Free opportunities:

  • 09:00-17:00 | Online training: film production accounting, week 2 | apply
  • 09:30-13:00 | Online training: business toolkit for freelancers, part 2
  • 10:00-11:45 | Online training: PD bootcamp, with Jo Woolf and Sarah Kerley-Burton, part 1 | applications closed
  • 10:00-11:00 | Online training: essentials of working with under 18's | apply
  • 14:00-15:30 | Online training: the detail of working with under 18’s | apply

Courses part subsidised by ScreenSkills:

  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: camera assisting, part 1 | book
  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: introduction to VFX, part 1 | book

Tuesday 19 January

Free opportunities:

  • 09:30-13:00 | Online training: business toolkit for freelancers, part 3
  • 10:00-11:45 | Online training: PD bootcamp, with Jo Woolf and Sarah Kerley-Burton, part 2
  • 11:00-13:00 | Online training: working with children as a 1st AD, part 1 | apply
  • 13:00-14:00 | Online training: Baftas without the bullies, with Meriel Beale | bookings closed
  • 14:00-16:00 | Online training: working with children as a 1st AD, part 2
  • 15:00-16:15 | Online training: change and reinvention – your career and your life, part 1 | apply

Courses part subsidised by ScreenSkills:

  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: camera assisting, part 2
  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: introduction to VFX, part 2

Wednesday 20 January

Free opportunities:

  • 09:30-13:00 | Online training: business toolkit for freelancers, part 4
  • 10:00-11:30 | Online training: an introduction to pre-visualisation | applications closed
  • 10:00-11:45 | Online training: PD bootcamp, with Jo Woolf and Sarah Kerley-Burton, part 3
  • 15:00-16:15 | Online training: change and reinvention – your career and your life, part 2

Courses part subsidised by ScreenSkills:

  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: camera assisting, part 3
  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: introduction to VFX, part 3
  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: set ready – locations, part 1 | book

Thursday 21 January

Free opportunities:

  • 10:00-12:00 | Online training: supporting neurodiverse trainees | book
  • 11:00-12:00 | Online training: music and archive in visual storytelling | book
  • 13:00-14:30 | Online training: equality and inclusion essentials, with Addie Orfila | book
  • 14:30-16:30 | Online training: first AD masterclass for HETV freelancers, part 1 | apply
  • 15:00-16:15 | Online training: change and reinvention – your career and your life, part 3

Courses part subsidised by ScreenSkills:

  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: introduction to VFX, part 4
  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: set ready – locations, part 2
  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: Avid media composer familiarisation, part 1 | book

Friday 22 January

Free opportunities

  • 11:00-13:30 | Online training: finance for freelancers | book
  • 14:00-17:00 | Online training: disability awareness in association with thinkBIGGER! | book
  • 14:30-16:30 | Online training: first AD masterclass for HETV freelancers, part 2
  • 15:00-16:30 | Online training: the building blocks of producer/directing – constructing an hour-long narrative | apply

Courses part subsidised by ScreenSkills:

  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: introduction to VFX, part 5
  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: set ready – locations, part 3
  • 10:00-17:30 | Online training: Avid media composer familiarisation, part 2

Saturday 23 January

Free opportunities:


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