Training Bodies

  • One World Media – Non-profit organization that supports international journalism and promotes media coverage of global issues.


  • Indie Training Fund – ITF provides expert-led training for independent television and digital media companies and established freelancers throughout the UK.



  • London Film School – LFS is recognised as one of the world’s leading film schools and remains film education’s most cosmopolitan institution.

    Film & TV Industry Organizations


    • BAFTA – The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA)


    • BECTU – BECTU is the UK’s media and entertainment trade union; sectors covered include broadcasting, film, independent production, theatre and the arts, leisure and digital media.


    • Pinewood – The Pinewood Studios Group is one of the leading providers of studio and related services to the worldwide film and television industries.


    • – British Council Film is the link between UK films and filmmakers and new international audiences.



    • Creative Skillset – Creative Skillset is the industry body which supports skills and training.


      • Directors UK – The professional association for all screen directors.


    • Equity – Equity is the UK trade union for professional performers and creative practitioners.


    • – is a members only network of professionals working in Film & TV in the UK.



    • Writers` Guild of Great Britain – The Writers’ Guild of Great Britain supports writers across media including books, film, online, radio, theatre, TV and video games.



    • The Actors Guild – The Actors Guild of Great Britain is a not-for-profit organisation, a company of professional actors from across the United Kingdom.


    • Film London – Film London is the capital’s public agency for feature film, television, commercials and other other interactive content, including games.