High-end Skills Regional Step Up to Production Management training

The Pipeline is delighted to be working with ScreenSkills on a fantastic new regional training programme for PMA’s and Production Co-ordinators in the High-end TV sector. The Step Up to Production Management programme is targeted at participants from the Nations and Regions to support career development.

The Regional High-end TV Step-up to Production Management programme is supported by the ScreenSkills High-end TV Skills Fund with contributions from UK high-end TV productions and delivered by The Pipeline (The University of Salford).

Initial Training Dates 22nd Nov – 3 Dec 2021 – 10-days Monday to Friday

Location Online via Zoom

Age +18

Price: £50

Application deadline 12th November 2021.

This is a highly competitive programme with 20 places available on a 2-week, 10-day online training course which runs from 22/11/21 – 03/12/21. It is aimed at those working in High-End TV as PMA’s or Production Co-ordinators, who are ready to step up into the role of Production Manager. These dates are fixed so please only apply if you are able to commit to the full 10 days training.

The content of the 2-week online delivery focuses on key areas of the High-end TV production PM role: legal, management, finance, creativity and logistics. It will also enable participants to further develop skills in aptitude, resilience and delegation. It is delivered by industry practitioners alongside expert trainers from The Pipeline (University of Salford).

Following the training, 18 participants will be offered a paid placement in a High-end TV production company. These will run from the start of 2022 and last for ten weeks. You will need to be able to commit to the full ten weeks if you are successful in being offered one of the placements.

We welcome and encourage applications from people from diverse socio-economic backgrounds; participants with a disability; Black, Asian and Minority Ethic (BAME) applicants and LGBTQ+ and non-binary candidates.

Kaye Elliott, ScreenSkills’ Director of High-end TV said: “The High end TV Skills fund is pleased to invest in this important new training programme, and are excited to have commissioned the University of Salford to deliver it.  The programme will provide a fantastic step-up opportunity in a key skill shortage area for screen professionals. The paid placements are particularly key part to this programme, as it will give participants the opportunity to put in practice all they have learnt to help further their careers.”

Application deadline Friday 12th November at 5pm

Apply to be part of this exciting programme here