Training We Offer

You do NOT need to be a member of the PMA to take part in this training.

We normally provide a variety of workshops and training sessions countrywide. Currently all training is taking place via Zoom.

At Production Manager level we offer topics ranging from legal issues such as compliance and music licensing, to Health & Safety and tax issues. We also cover technical topics relating to production and the current pandemic situation.

For more junior people, we offer a variety of entry level and limited experience sessions, which are open to all - bursaries are sometimes available via Screenskills.
Training events are almost always FREE to members with fees charged for non-members. Prices vary from session to session. Places are limited according to each type of event.

See upcoming session below:

Learn about Music Clearance for TV

Tuesday 11 May

5-6.30pm

PRS for Music Presents: Learn about Music Clearance for TV via Zoom Tuesday 11th May 2021 5pm - 6.30pm (approx) Find music clearance confusing?  Don’t miss ...

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Budgets Explained

Wednesday 12 May

5-7.30pm

Budgets Explained:   The Secrets of Dissecting a Budget in Excel DATE: Wednesday 12th May 2021   TIME: Logging in from 4.50pm for a 5pm start. ...

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Employment Law Update

Thursday 20 May

5-6.30pm

Springhouse Employment Solicitors presents:   Employment Law Update Hosted by Ben Power, Managing Partner   Via Zoom   Thursday 20 May 2021 5pm - ...

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Working in Production

Tuesday 1 June

5-7.30pm

Working in Production - You Know it Makes Sense!   An on line evening workshop for runners or similar who are considering pursuing a career in TV ...

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So You Want to be a Production Co-ordinator?

Tuesday 8 June

5-7.30pm

“SO YOU WANT TO BE A PRODUCTION CO-ORDINATOR?” An online session discussing what you need to know about the role of Co-ordinator in Non-Scripted ...

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Budgets Explained

Tuesday 22 June

5-7.30pm

Budgets Explained:   The Secrets of Dissecting a Budget in Excel DATE: Tuesday 22nd June, 2021 TIME: Logging in from 4.50pm for a 5pm start. Approx 7.30 ...

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Working in Production

Tuesday 29 June

5-7.30pm

Working in Production - You Know it Makes Sense!   An on line evening workshop for runners or similar who are considering pursuing a career in TV ...

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Our Sponsors

The PMA is sponsored by a variety of companies in the film and television industry. We have a long-standing relationship with many of them dating back to the PMA’s inception in 1991.

PMA members benefit from the information and services that our sponsors can provide, while sponsors gain access to the upper echelon of Production Managers in the UK who are major purchasers for the industry.

Become a sponsor

We only have one sponsor per area of business but occasionally opportunities to become a sponsor of the PMA do arise.

Sponsors get the chance to meet our members several times a year, host parties, explain their services and write for our magazine The Bottom Line.

For more information on sponsorship, please contact us.