IMT Hurricane logosThe Institute Of Music & Technology at Hurricane Studios in Deptford South London UK

Training for careers in the creative media, film, web and music industries and related businesses

Our arts based Digital and Creative Apprenticeships are one year programmes designed to help people follow careers in the digital and creative media sectors by giving them jobs, training and qualifications. If you want to develop a career, or are an employer looking for new motivated talent, read on ...

Info for candidates

Get a chance to find out what it's really like to work in the creative industries, learn how they operate and what you need to succeed.

Gain invaluable work experience and a recognised apprenticeship qualification designed and approved by industry professionals

Here are some apprenticeship job activities ...

  • Web design (SEO, analytics, HTML, CSS, JQuery, Flash, PHP, images, video, forms, WordPress eCommerce, copyright, project management etc)
  • Social media marketing (blogging, tweeting, viral campaigns, reciprocal linking, AdWords, AdSense, site visibility etc)
  • Video production (for marketing, presentations, the web and broadcast, planning, production, editing, asset management, publication/delivery etc)
  • Photography / digital imaging (creating, editing, optimising for print and digital publishing etc)
  • Live events and promotion
  • Cultural and heritage venue operations
  • Community arts management
  • Music business (Recording industry)
  • Technical theatre (rigging, lighting & sound

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Info for employers

Our specialist apprenticeship programmes teach the current industry work practices, technologies, knowledge and skills required by employers in the creative and digital media industry sectors, and any other business or organisation who are looking to exploit the business opportunities of new technologies such as social media marketing.

We have designed our apprenticeships in a unique and innovative way. They are not prescriptive and not a rigid one-size-fits-all approach. First we listen. Then we incorporate your needs and those of the apprentice into the flexible framework that we have developed. This means that the training experience will be different for each apprentice, with networking and communication leading the way.

These one year full time programmes are designed to ...

  • help employers find and train suitable employees

  • help young people develop careers in the creative and digital media industries by giving them training, qualifications and jobs

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