Who We Are

Screen Training Ireland part of Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board is the national training and development resource specifically created for Ireland’s film and television industry. It was established in 1995 to provide continuing training and career development opportunities for professionals working in the screen sectors.

We work with national and internationally recognised industry professionals, both locally and internationally, to identify, design and deliver training for Irish professionals. Training programmes are offered to practitioners and companies to enhance their expertise in Film, Television, Animation and interactive screen content.

Our aim is to:-

  • Develop storytelling skills (visual and narrative) across multiple genres and platforms and promote creative collaboration.
  • Develop production and technical skills enabling Irish content creators compete at the highest level internationally
  • Raise the bar of business acumen and entrepreneurship

The Irish screen sector is part of a competitive global industry where technology is changing at an incredibly fast pace. Screen Training Ireland is an on-going training resource which is dedicated to assessing skills shortages in the industry and designing courses and opportunities for practitioners to fill those gaps.

Upcoming Courses

There will be a list of upcoming courses available on the website soon. For further information please contact the office on 01 6798040 or email info@screentrainingireland.ie

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Screen Leaders The Strategic Company Development Programme 2015

Screen Leaders is the Strategic Company Development Programme for the Screen Industries. It is  designed for company leaders working in film, television, animation, games, post-production, VFX,  facilities, sales, distribution and exhibition. The programme is funded by the Creative Europe  Programme and the Irish Film Board/Bord Scannán na hÉireann.To find out more about the participants experience