Creative Skillset becomes ScreenSkills
From today (Thursday 4th October), Creative Skillset becomes ScreenSkills, a re-branding to more clearly reflect the work they do delivering a skilled workforce for the UK’s screen industries – film, television, animation, VFX (visual effects) and games. As part of the move, they have also merged with the Indie Training Fund, the not-for-profit membership training organisation.
The new identity is launched alongside an initiative, Giving Back, which calls on the industry to play its part in ensuring the UK has the skilled workforce needed to seize opportunities created by the film and television production boom.
It calls for greater collaboration in finding and nurturing new recruits, upskilling existing screen professionals and creating a genuinely inclusive workforce in the face of unprecedented demand and the massive growth in production.
Read more here.