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Technical Skills for Digital Exhibition 2014-15 [#TechSkillsUK]


    A half-day (3hr) session is £100 (+VAT = £120).

    Up to 10 individuals can attend the training and organisations can group together if requiring assistance for a similar issue.

Apply for assistance 

Please return your completed Application Form to Sarah Bourne.

We will be in touch regarding your request within 5 working days. 

Please note that you must become a member of your local BFI Film Audience Network Hub to benefit from this training. Please see here for more information about the Film Audience Network and how you can become a Hub member.


    We have a limited number of bursaries available to organisations who would be otherwise unable to benefit from this service. Applicant organisations must have an annual turnover of less than £500,000. We will prioritise not-for-profit organisations.

    Bursaries can cover up to 75% of the Technical Ambassador fee (£100 + VAT). Please download a Bursary Form and return completed, alongside your Application Form, to Sarah Bourne.

      Small print

      • The ICO will process and manage all trainee applications and match Technical Ambassadors to trainees in collaboration with the BFI Film Audience Network.
      • The sessions will take place at applicants' venues on their own equipment wherever possible (for teams of up to ten people).
      • Venues can join together to gain assistance on a shared issued. 
    • Applicants to this service must be a member of your local BFI Film Audience Network Hub. For more information and to find your local Hub please click here
    • We are obliged to ensure this service reaches a wide range of exhibition organisations across the UK. 
    • Assistance will be subject to availability of a suitable Technical Ambassador. 
    • We will endeavour to arrange your site visit to take place within 30 days of request upon approval. 

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