Creative Skillset manages a range of training funds contributed to by industry and public sources.
The aim of these funds is to help ensure that the UK creative industries have a workforce with the right level and range of skills. The funds broaden access to training opportunities and career development, support businesses and aim to make the workforce healthier and safer.
The funds seek to address skill shortages identified by Creative Skillset's research programme and continuous consultation with the industries.
There are plenty of funding opportunities available, whether you are employed or work freelance, a training provider, an education institution, have your own business or are an employer. Use the links below to get yours.
Funding for individuals
Our funding aims to help you afford the training you need, both through offering money towards the cost of training and through subsidising training courses to reduce the course fees.Read More
Funding for organisations
Training providers, assessment centres, education institutions, employers and businesses in general can apply to the fund to get support for their training and development activities.Read More
Skills Investment Fund
The Creative Skillset Skills Investment Fund supports skills in film, high-end TV, animation, games and VFX.Read More
Finding other funding
If the funding you need is not available under the different funding schemes offered by Creative Skillset, there are various sources of funding available within the UK.Read More