THE FIRST call for funding for training, as part of Creative Skillset’s new Film Skills Strategy, is now open. Organisations and individuals can apply for £750,000 in this first funding round to support training and skills development in priority areas identified by the industry.

Individuals can apply for up to 80% towards the costs of training, to a maximum of £800, in areas of identified skills shortages such as craft, technical and health and safety. There is also funding for international scholarships.

More information and application deadlines

Further information on the funding, along with deadlines for applications, can be found at



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