What will I study?

The Filming TV Production Continued Professional Development Bootcamp runs in a hybrid manner over 11 weeks, and is structured to allow Bootcampers to participate alongside their existing work commitments.

Course type: Part-time, online and some In-person Location: Online, Blossomfield Campus, Solihull College & University Centre and some at Stratford-upon-Avon College. This course is free for all successful applicants.

What does this Bootcamp cover?

Welcome to Advanced TV Production: Connect, Collaborate, and Cultivate Creativity, a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) course designed specifically for professionals working in the dynamic field of TV production. This course aims to provide an essential opportunity for industry professionals to come together, share insights, and enhance their skills in a collaborative and supportive environment.

Bootcamp Schedule

Module 1: The Power of Collaboration in TV Production

  • Understanding the importance of collaboration in TV production
  • Management techniques
  • Building Inclusive and diverse teams
  • Exploring effective communication strategies within a production team
  • Case studies of successful collaborative TV projects
  • Funding and building a team

Module 2: Building Connections in the TV Production Community

  • Networking strategies for TV professionals
  • Engaging with industry events, festivals, and online communities
  • Leveraging social media for professional networking
  • Guest speakers

Module 3: Skill Development and Personal Growth Opportunities

  • Identifying individual strengths and areas for improvement
  • Reflective practice
  • Development of technical skills
  • Tailored skill development plans for each participant
  • Hands-on workshops and masterclasses led by industry experts

Module 4: Becoming a Vital Part of the Production Community

  • Understanding the dynamics of a thriving production community
  • Finacial overview of business and freelance work
  • Collaborative project development within the course
  • Showcasing and celebrating participant achievements
  • Opportunities for continued engagement and participation in the TV production community


· Professional Growth: Develop and refine your skills through targeted training and workshops.

· Networking Opportunities: Build valuable connections with industry professionals and peers.

· Collaborative Projects: Work on real-world projects with a diverse team of creatives.

· Community Engagement: Become an integral part of the TV production community.

· Access to Resources: Gain insights into industry trends, tools, and resources for continued growth.

How will this course be delivered?

The bootcamp will be 11 weeks in duration. Applications are open so please apply now!

Duration: 11 weeks

Mode: Hybrid - Part-time

Delivery: Online / some on site

Location: Online, Blossomfield Campus, Solihull College & University Centre and occasionally Stratford-upon-Avon College

What qualifications will I get?

There is no formal qualification.

How will I be assessed?

There is no formal assessment

How do I get a place on the course?

Applicants are invited to send their current CV via email to bootcamps@solihull.ac.uk and then fill in the application form.

You can submit your CV as a regular document, audio or video file.

What are the entry requirements?

The CPD - TV Production: Connect, Collaborate, and Cultivate Creativity open to creative and arts professionals over 19 years of age who live in the West Midlands Combined Authority area postcode (Birmingham, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, Walsall and Wolverhampton) Coventry or Warwickshire. Applicants must also fall into one or more of the following categories:

  • Have experience and /or work in an TV/ arts organisation.
  • Work in TV Production at an experienced career stage.
  • Regularly work for one or more arts organisations as a freelancer or consultant.
  • Work as a freelancer in the screen industries.

This bootcamp offers a versatile learning environment that caters to a broad range of applicants with varying levels of experience and career objectives.

What else do I need to know?

This course is Free if you are aged 19+ and live in West Midlands, Coventry or Warwickshire area.

What can I do after this course?

This course will empower you to, construct, and produce engaging digital content approaching professional standards.


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The career paths provided are to give you an idea of the careers that you could progress onto in the future. However, for some, you may need to complete higher level qualifications and gain experience before your dream job becomes a reality. The information provided is to support further research and to generate some initial career ideas when choosing a course. Please check entry requirements to degree courses, apprenticeships, and jobs as this may vary from year to year and across providers. For further advice and guidance, please contact: careers@solihull.ac.uk.