Funding for Children's TV Training
There are various funding opportunities open to Children's TV live-action production companies to invest in training that addresses the industry's priority skills needs. The schemes we manage are listed below.
The Company Co-investment scheme is NOW OPEN for applications. This is a rolling fund with applications assessed every month.
Priority Training for Children's TV is NOW OPEN for applications. Closes 9am 11 September 2017
Company co-investment grants support Children's TV levy-paying production companies to deliver ambitious training in response to the priority skills needs and in-demand roles identified by the live-action Children's TV sector.
Applications can be submitted to support training needed for an active production or for the skills development of your staff/business. Activities supported may include but are not limited to:
- Shadowing and mentoring and ‘stepping up’ programmes
- Professional development of employees and freelancers
- Training programmes
Training must be completed by 30 March 2018.
Click here for the CTV Company Co-investment Guidelines 2017/18.
Priority Training offers co-investment to deliver training in priority skills or that helps people progress into in-demand roles needed by the Children's TV industry. It is targeted to training providers or companies with experience of delivering industry-led training.
Trainee Finder is a service that matches trainees with high-end and children's TV levy-paying productions across the UK.
The scheme, which is supported by Creative Skillset’s Skills Investment Fund, aims to ensure a continued supply of a new generation of talent, capable of world-class creative content.
Taking on trainees through Trainee Finder enables you to claim back a percentage of the trainee’s training allowance for the duration of their placement on your production.
For more information, please contact Patrizia Berardi at email@example.com or call her on 020 7713 9843.
Or click here to register your company and search for trainees.