London N7 9LF
020 7607 8660
The Film and Video Workshop is an educational charity dedicated to helping people use multimedia as a creative tool for communication. We aim to work with as wide a range of people as possible and especially focus on those who are disadvantaged due to social, cultural and economic circumstances. We facilitate a large variety of courses for about 500 people a year. These range from introductory to advanced and some are accredited through LOCN. Current courses include: Photoshop, Final Cut Pro, DVD studio Pro, After Effects, Maya, Motion and Illustrator. We have a modern purpose built training centre and a wide range of software and equipment. A few of our courses are based on bursaries which provide students with a production budget and equipment. Currently there are three animation bursaries. We run the London International Animation Festival, the largest screening of animated shorts in the UK. We also facilitate projects for Tate Modern, Tate Britain and the National Portrait Gallery.
Our Education Department runs projects for approximately 800 young people a year, mostly in schools but also in youth clubs, prisons, and community centres. We are the largest producer of young-people-made animation in the UK.
Students from The Film and Video Workshop are looking for the following opportunities:
THE OLD TRUMAN BREWERY
91 BRICK LANE
020 7193 2087
Imaginox are leading global innovators in delivering online technology and world-class interactive content within the educational, training and skills development arena of the Creative Industries.
With particular focus upon Film, Television and Digital Media, Imaginox is creating a powerful new consortium of online educational and training providers, ranging from universities and film schools through to independent organisations and individual mentors.
Imaginox enables the development, delivery and monetisation of live and interactive, video-driven content to global audiences, online – all from a personalised, bespoke and branded Virtual Learning or Training Environment.
From Interactive video-based exercises, assignments and live assessments through to community-building features, an online video magazine and live broadcast rooms, Imaginox is a service will constantly evolve and respond to the needs of its clients, creating elegant, simple and bespoke online technology.
Imaginox also licenses a ‘non-commercial’ version of their cutting-edge platform to Universities and Schools in order to enhance their Blended Learning Capabilities as well as to companies to cost-effectively deliver their in-house training and employee development.
This licensed service will be entirely managed by Imaginox – from the hosting, storage and security through to the back-up of data, the delivery of reports and analytics as well as the on-going marketing, technical maintenance and platform upgrades.
The Imaginox service will look to save training budgets and time for organisations and offer them the potential to reach out to lucrative domestic and international markets.
The Global network of Imaginox platforms will allow for the seamless (monetary) transfer of content from provider to provider – ensuring the widespread distribution of educational and training programmes by ‘local partners’.
Students from THE IMAGINOX ACADEMY OF CREATIVE ARTS LIMITED are looking for the following opportunities:
N & P Complex
Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath
The Production Guild is a representative body for production accountants, financial administrators and production executives working in film and television drama. We deliver a range of accredited training programmes for new entrants and industry professionals funded by the Lottery through the Skillset Film Skills Fund and the UK feature film industry. We run two annual new entrant schemes: the Assistant Production Accountant Training Scheme and Assistant Production Co-Ordinator Training Scheme. In addition we deliver a number of professional development programmes aimed at current practitioners including: PG Progress – Production Management for individuals keen to progress to the next level of their careers as production managers; PG Progress – Accounts II, a fast-track programme for those wishing to move into production accounting; and PG Empowers, a seminar programme designed to expand the working knowledge of existing industry professionals.
Students from The Production Guild are looking for the following opportunities:
1 Thorpe Close
London W10 5XL
020 8964 2641
The Video College offers free, hands-on, production-based video training with a strong drama element for those traditionally under-represented in the film and television industries.
We run a regular programme of activities with young people (12 to 19-year-olds), often working in partnership with: schools and youth clubs, Youth Offending Teams (YOT), migrant and refugee, community and arts organisations. We have developed programmes for the 14-19 Creative and Media Diploma.
For 18-year-olds and over, the Video College’s series of production-based courses (introductory to more advanced) are all accredited in line with the industry’s Occupational Standards. Tutors are working professionals who provide high-quality training in craft and production skills and introduce trainees to the realities of working in a fast-changing, competitive industry. Our Placements Co-ordinator assists trainees in finding work and, through regular contact with industry employers, is able to match individuals’ skills to positions that companies need to fill. Short courses in financial management support trainees in making the transition from unemployment to freelance work. The Video College is a Skillset approved industry training provider.
Our small production arm provides ex-trainees with the opportunity to gain paid experience on professional productions and a resource for community organisations and statutory agencies.
Students from The Video College are looking for the following opportunities:
2-4 Hoxton Square
London N1 6US
020 7505 4747
Built on over 20 years of successful delivery, VET is one of Britain’s top training providers in the craft and technical grades of moving image and sound on all platforms. Our practical and student-focused courses are taught by working professionals who know how to demystify cutting-edge technology and care about facilitating learning for all.
VET is a Skillset approved training provider and a training delivery partner of Avid, Panasonic and Sonic Solutions and is a 'preferred supplier' for the provision of training and development to the BBC. As the sole Avid Authorised Education Centre in the UK we offer a range of certified courses leading to Avid accreditation. We also offer industry-standard short courses and bespoke training including: High Definition (HD); videos for Internet TV, mobiles and handheld; broadcast technology; Final Cut Pro; digital camera operation; and tapeless post production workflow.
Delivered in state-of-the-art facilities located in sun-kissed studios overlooking Hoxton Square, VET’s courses address the skills and knowledge gaps of a range of media practitioners, from independent filmmakers and artists to broadcasters.
In addition to training, we have a production arm and offer post-production services, including editing, audio dubbing, IPTV, mobile and DVD.
Students from VET are looking for the following opportunities: