The North of Tyne Combined Authority (NTCA) has funded the following providers for Skills Bootcamps in the Culture, Events and Creative Industries Sector. You will find information on the provider, their location and course details via the links. 

Skills Bootcamps offer free, flexible courses of up to 16 weeks. Once you’ve completed the course, you’re guaranteed an interview with an employer. Contact the training provider to find out more information and apply to join a Skills Bootcamp.  For free and impartial advice if you’re unsure about which course to do contact the National Careers Service. 

Skills Bootcamp Location of Training Provider Link
Rigging, Lighting, Live Sound and Backstage Management Newcastle Newcastle College Group  
Culture and Events  North of Tyne and Gateshead Susan French Events  
Directing for TV and Film  


North of Tyne New College Durham  
Lights, Camera – Take Action North of Tyne New College Durham  
Digital design and communication for events North of Tyne New College Durham  
Digital graphics for events North of Tyne New College Durham  
Fashion and Textiles for Wardrobe and Costume North of Tyne New College Durham  
Creative Design Interiors  


North of Tyne New College Durham  
TV, Film & Event security North of Tyne New College Durham  

Read more about the range of Skills Bootcamps in other sectors.

Skills Bootcamps builds upon the North of Tyne’s Skills Commissioning of the Adult Education Budget and Skills Bootcamps delivered under previous waves. Skills Bootcamps are part of the Government’s National Skills Fund investments helping adults to gain the skills that are sought by employers. Read the NTCA Skills Plan Opportunity for All.

For more information about Skills Bootcamps in the North of Tyne please contact