Training and events
We design industry based training with top employers
Our programmes provide advice to help participants get work-ready, develop goals, ideas and aspirations, build up their knowledge of the creative industries, critical thinking, creative, technical and entrepreneurship skills, developing networks of peers, mentors and contacts.
*All dates are in the process of being confirmed*
Our 2018 Training programmes
Jan - Mar 2018: Flipside
Built around four key agencies Beyond, Made by Many, Sennep, ustwo, one key training provider Ada, the National College for Digital Skills, and an amazing regeneration corporation in the LLDC. Flipside is immersion into digital product design working on key creative problem-solving skillsets and experiences.
This is a live course with 12 young Londoners currently on site.
Mar - May 2018: Digital Pipeline LDN
Part of the Mayor for London’s Digital Talent Fund, Digital Pipeline LDN is working with pioneering training agencies General Assembly and D&AD. Our focus is creating an experiential part-time evening course for the unemployed and underemployed focusing on how the tech (front end web dev) meets the ideas (digital creative).
This is a live course with 20 young Londoners on site.
May - Jun 2018: Advertising
This is part of the Mayor’s Fund for London’s Creativity Works programme where 8-12 week courses develop young Londoners with the skills and mindsets needed to gain paid employment in the broader creative industries sector. This course is working with up to 4 advertising agencies where participants working in small teams to live client briefs.
Applications open TBC. We are looking for up to 15 young Londoners.
Jun - Aug 2018: Event and Media Production
Collaborating with a global leader in live streaming and event production, this course with support 25 young Londoners with experiences in media and broadcast production. The course will feature live streaming, archive building, event production and much more. This features as part of the Mayor’s Fund for London’s Creativity Works and will include mentoring and a wrap-around employability support structure.
Applications open in April 2018 – we will be looking for up to 25 young Londoners.
Sep – Dec 2018: Digital Pipeline LDN
This is the second round of two with our partners General Assembly and D&AD. This version will feature more on Digital Creative with half the course joining forces with D&AD’s New Blood Shift programme. The other half will focus and develop front-end web development skills, and throughout both sub-sets will collaborate on live briefs.
Applications open in April 2018 and will be recruiting for 20 young Londoners.
Oct – Nov 2018: Content and Media Production
This is our final round of Creativity Works courses delivered on behalf of the Mayor’s Fund for London. We will be working with media production. Similar in nature to the Event and Media Production course, this course will heavily feature live streaming both in and for digital Radio and TV.
Applications open in July 2018.
Opportunities are also profiled via our Jobs & Opportunities board.