We’re happy to share a brilliant initiative from training specialist Mastered, which is offering eligible individuals the opportunity to take part in a 16-week technical training Bootcamp.
The Skills Bootcamp has been funded by the UK Department for Education, meaning individuals can take part for free. It will provide budding developers with the chance to get the skills, portfolio, profile and connections to kickstart their careers.
The enrolment process Is open until the end of the year, with the free places available to those based in Cambridge, Peterborough, Bristol, Bath, Gloucestershire, the West Midlands (Coventry, Birmingham, Royal Leamington Spa), Liverpool and Newcastle.
The Bootcamp will not just provide you with the technical skills – it will also help you with interviews, negotiating salaries, as well as providing mentoring. There are courses available covering Programming, VFX, QA Testing and Technical Artist.
“The games industry continues to grow and is always looking for fresh, diverse talent with sound programming knowledge, and game engine skills, like Unity or Unreal,” explained Perri Lewis, Co-Founder and CEO of Mastered. “This Skills Bootcamp has been designed to get you one of those jobs.”
To find out more or to apply, click here.