CLOCK Boot Camps for Creative Professionals

Are you an entrepreneur, business owner, manager, employee or freelancer with over 5 years professional experience in any creative or cultural sector?

If so, you could transform your high-level skills and knowledge into an internationally accredited qualification at a CLOCK Sector Expert boot camp. CLOCK Sector Expert boot camps are designed for ambitious, busy professionals and provide an opportunity to:

 

  • Have your skills recognised and internationally reviewed by peers
  • Achieve an SCQF Level 11/EQFLevel 7 SQA Professional Development Award in Creative and Cultural Industries 
  • Compress your learning into a short time frame to fit around a busy work or life schedule

 

CLOCK Sector Expert Boot Camps are aimed at:

  • Professional Associations and Networks
  • Organisations and Employers in the Creative, Cultural and Digital Industries
  • Cultural Learning Organisations
  • Higher Education Institutions

 

During the Boot Camp, you are supported to:

  • Discuss professional roles, projects and activities from the last 2 years
  • Collate examples of your work to create an e-portfolio which demonstrates your applied skills and knowledge
  • Produce three statements which demonstrate critical reflective practice
  • Discuss your professional practice and theories with CLOCK peer mentors 
  • Have your high-level skills validated through professional dialogue with two peer reviewers

 

CLOCK Sector Expert Boot Camps are held every month throughout the UK and across Europe.

 

The next dates are: 

Monday 22th to Friday 26th of February (every day), 8-10 am UK time
Tuesday 20th April to Thursday 22nd, Tuesday 27th and Wednesday 28th of April, 8-10 am UK time

 

How do I sign up?

 

If you are an individual, please email:

joe@clockyourskills.com

 

If you are an organisation, network or association, please email:

liz@clockyourskills.com

 

Prices

 

CLOCK Sector Expert Boot Camp

 

An individual candidate pays £2000.

 

This includes:

  • Registration
  • Mentoring with CLOCK peer reviewers and mentors
  • 3-day workshop
  • Digital learning environment, resources and archive
  • CLOCK certification
  • CLOCK network and special events

 

CLOCK Sector Expert Programme with 1-to-1 mentoring

 

An individual candidate pays £2,400.

 

This includes:

  • Registration
  • Mentoring by appointment at your own convenience with a dedicated CLOCK peer reviewer and mentors
  • Digital learning environment, resources and archive
  • CLOCK certification
  • CLOCK network and special events

 

 

What is CLOCK?

 

CLOCK is an international community working in the creative and cultural industries (CCls) to promote and support peer-to-peer learning and the accreditation of knowledge and skills that individuals gain through non-formal learning in work and in professional and practical activities.  

 

What’s in it for me?

 

  • An internationally accredited SCQF Level 11/EQF Level 7 SQA Professional Development Award in Creative and Cultural Industries
  • Recognition from peers in your industry or sector of the work you currently do and recognition of the work you have done over the last 2 years
  • Membership of the CLOCK community’s international peer network, creative collaboration opportunities and ongoing professional development
  • Work with CLOCK as a peer mentor and peer reviewer to support the personal and professional development of the next generation of creatives