Business Toolkit for Freelancers



Course type

Short Course


2 days



This course is now fully booked. 


This course is delivered as a partnership between thinkBIGGER! Ltd and David Thomas Media Limited and will be delivered online via Zoom

Do you need help managing your finances during these unprecedented times? Not sure what is out there to help you financially get through all this?

Are you thinking you'd like to use this time to plan your career and need help to know where to take your next step to progress? Perhaps you’re struggling to manage those gaps between contracts?

Business Toolkit for Freelancers workshop is here to help you answer your questions and give you the tools to ensure you plan for a successful career in the Film and TV industry.

** PLEASE NOTE - in order to confirm your place on this course you will have to create an account on the ScreenSkills website **

Course content

This course will be delivered over four mornings (09.30am - 13.00pm each morning) via online platform Zoom. It will cover:

- What help is out there to support you financially

- Budgeting and keeping on top of record keeping

- Understanding tax and NI

- Financial planning and behaving like a business

- Planning your career

- Creating an industry CV that sells your skills

- Networking and pitching for work

Who it's for

Maybe you’ve just joined the industry and want to get your your career in Film and TV with your best foot forward; or maybe you’re more experienced but could do with help financially planning and strategically planning your next move.

Course free due to ScreenSkills funding

This training addresses an industry skills shortage and is subsidised by ScreenSkills as an investment in the professional development of people working in the UK screen industries.

Contact information

Contact name

Sam Tatlow



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Upcoming dates

16th June 2020 09:30, Online

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Business Toolkit for Freelancers


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