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BBC’s announcement on Clarkson is the ‘right decision’ says BECTU

25 March 2015

Media and entertainment union, BECTU, which is recognised to represent staff at the BBC has issued the following statement ...

Film talks: BECTU members to quote going rates from 1 April

24 March 2015

BECTU members working across the range of film-making skills so appreciated by producers outside the UK will seek to enforce a ...

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  2. Neville Lawrence to open Move on Up North careers event
  3. ADs branch publishes new film and TV drama rates
  4. UK film: what future post-election?
  5. Rio Dalston wins BECTU recognition

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The 2015 course programme is available for booking here. We will be adding courses over the next few of months.

New courses for 2015 include Maximising Your Online Presence and Developing a Strategy and multiple dates for the City and Guilds 7300 Introduction to Trainer Skills

Editing courses for 2015 available here new course one day Photoshop intro

2015 Emergency First Aid at Work dates here and 3 day First Aid at Work on 12-14 May booking here

BECTU's own IOSH accredited Creative Industries Safety Passport ...practical, cost-effective and widely recognised. Taking place in London, Salford, Leeds and Cardiff.

2015 BECTU reps short course programme now available to book.

Go to BECTU Learning Projects for courses in England, Scotland & Wales.


Look Listen Experience 2015 - London

26 March 2015

Location: London Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge, Fulham Road, SW6 1HS

The UK's largest regional event for audio and video professionals comes to London on 26 March.

FAA Social Event - April

2 April 2015

Location: The Ship, 134 New Cavendish St, W1W 6YB

The Film Artistes Association section of BECTU is holding its second networking and social event for supporting artistes this ...

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