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BECTU Vision offers training for film and TV freelances in Scotland.

BECTU Vision

The BECTU Vision project is focused on delivering training opportunities to the freelance film and TV workforce based and working in Scotland. We would love to hear from you if you have any suggestions for courses you think would be useful to you, your department, and the wider industry. Please email with any feedback or comments.

Key criteria: in the main, these courses are open to applications from working professionals both living and working in Scotland. Most courses are free.

Those selected to take part will be subject to payment of a £50 late notice cancellation/no show fee. Courses places are precious so only book if you are committed to taking part. Priority is given to eligible BECTU members. 

 The following courses will be running in early 2018:

  • 1-day Production Research Skills - now fully booked
  • Introduction to Excel - now fully booked
  • Script Editing with John Yorke - now fully booked
  • Finance for Freelancers - now fully booked

  • How to Grow your Professional Network: In Person & Online - now fully booked
  • Hit the Ground Running, 2-day Runner Training - now fully booked
These courses are funded via a partnership of the Scottish Union Learning Fund and the Scottish Government.

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Last page update 9 March 2018.