Free workshops: sign on at the Federation of Entertainment Unions training website and as a member of the NUJ you will be able to participate in a range of courses taking place in London, Bristol, Manchester and Birmingham, including: finance for freelances; Instagram for beginners; improving your communication skills; how to run a successful social media campaign; and how to create high quality video on your phone. More details and how to book on the FEU website.
The dates for free trade union training, including health and safety and employment law updates, in London, Glasgow, Oxford and Manchester can be found on the NUJ website.
NUJ Training Scotland: whether it is social media, filming for i-devices, feature writing and pitching, writing for the web or Adobe Photoshop introduction, there are plenty of training opportunities listed on the Scottish training website including online courses.
NUJ Training Wales: there are courses on mentoring and coaching, filming and editing on an iPhone/iPad, surviving and thriving as a freelance, and strategic communications. NUJ Training Wales also holds special theme-based events, such as Reporting Belief, which brought together journalists and representatives from the spectrum of beliefs in Wales. See the programme of events on the Welsh training website.