Thursday, February 02, 2012

FREE VIDEO TRAINING FOR ACTIVISTS :

FREE VIDEO TRAINING FOR ACTIVISTS :
Are you involved in a grassroots or community struggle?
Learn how to make short online films to boost your campaign.
Book your place by February 10th!

Camcorder Guerillas are running a series of free video workshops aimed
at small community or grassroots campaigners with little or no funding.
The training takes place over two half days at the Centre for
Contemporary Arts (CCA) in central Glasgow and it is organised
according to different campaign themes.

TRAINING THEMES & DATES
1 ANTI-CUTS
Monday 5th March & Wednesday 7th March

2 DISABILITY RIGHTS
Monday 12th March & Wednesday 14th March

3 ENVIRONMENTAL & CLIMATE CHANGE
Monday 19th March & Wednesday 21st March

4 ASYLUM SEEKER/REFUGEE RIGHTS
Monday 2nd April & Wednesday 4th April

The training is over two half days from 1pm-5pm.
Mondays: Planning and Filming
Wednesdays: Editing and Online Distribution
See attached booking form for more details.
YOU MUST BE ABLE TO ATTEND BOTH DAYS

TO APPLY FOR A PLACE
Priority will be given to people who are campaigning on a voluntary
basis or for organisations with little or no funding.
Places on each course are limited to six, with a maximum of two people
from any one campaign group.

To apply, choose you theme and dates from the list above (making sure
you can attend both days).
Then complete the attached booking form and email it to info@camcorderguerillas.net
or post it to Camcorder Guerillas, CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street,
Glasgow G2 3JD.

If its easier for to apply over the phone please call Tim or Inigo on
0141 332 9775.

The deadline for applying FRIDAY 10 FEBRUARY and we'll get back
shortly after this to confirm if you've got a space.

To prevent people from booking and then not showing up, we will
require those offered a place to pay a deposit of £20 per person to
secure the booking. This deposit will only be refunded to those who
attend both training days.

If, as expected, the training is oversubscribed we will be keeping a
reserve list in case we are able secure more funding to run repeat
sessions.

IN-HOUSE TRAINING
For funded or larger organisations, we'd be happy to talk to you about
the possibilities for buying in-house training which can be adapted to
suit your needs. Please get in touch if you would like to discuss this.







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