A new film skills website

Skillset has launched a new website aimed at people working in the industry, as well as those looking to get into it. It offers a huge range of media courses, job descriptions and career paths, a storyboard guide and information about the latest training bursaries available: www.skillset.org/film (SWS)

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PONToon
The PONToon model will use a range of new technologies such as games development and 3D/virtual reality technology, social media and web/mobile apps to provide a model to engage with, support and up-skill women in order to support their economic inclusion. This represents a progression from the use of digital technologies for social inclusion to uses for economic inclusion.
Social Media Marketing Strategy
Sioban Osborne of Digital Peninsula Network will be looking at the different elements of a Social Media Marketing Strategy and how to track/record results as well as how to target specific client groups using Customer Profiling and why you would do this.
Apprenticeships have a long history in sectors such as construction and other associated trades, but what about the digital sector?