FOCUS 2023

We are bringing along and encouraging our most recent Set Ready Trainees to go to FOCUS on Tuesday. It is the meeting place for international media production and a great opportunity for networking and improving your screen industry connections and knowledge. We would love to introduce Location Managers to these newly trained Location Marshals – […]

Q&A with Set Ready co-founder Andrew Pavord

• When and why did you set up Set Ready Back in 2014, we did some Location Marshal training for residents of the Ethelred estate in Lambeth, so they could get work on the feature film “The Secret Service” Starring Colin Firth and Taron Egerton. This was a great success, the residents really loved seeing their […]

Set Ready in North London – November 2023

Set Ready in North London – November 2023 Calling all Islington, Haringey and Barnet residents! Aged 18+ and living in Islington, Haringey or Barnet? Set Ready Training gives you the opportunity to learn crucial skills for working on film and TV shoots! Our next two-day course will be running on Thursday 9th and Friday 10th […]

Set Ready in Camden – November 2023

Calling all Camden residents! Aged 18+ and living in Camden? Set Ready Training gives you the opportunity to learn crucial skills for working on film and TV shoots! Our next free two-day course will be running on the 21st and 22nd of November in the London borough of Camden. Full details below: Location: Swiss Cottage […]

Lyceum Theatre

Vibrant discussions at the Lyceum Theatre last week. It was great to see so many collaborators come together to discuss the different pathways into the creative industries. Throughout the meeting, hosted by Waltham Forest county, and chaired by Andrea Stark we explored providing entry level pathways into the creative arts industry collaborating with diverse sectors […]

Mark Milsom Foundation

Set Ready is pleased to announce that the Mark Milsom Foundation has offered, free of charge, the Mark Milsom Health and Safety five-year passport training course, to all Set Ready attendees. Mark Milsome was a talented respected and much loved camera operator who died on set behind his camera when a car stunt went tragically […]


Our next course is coming up on the 16th and 17th May! No requirement for previous industry experience, however, all applicants must be 18 years old. You must also be a resident of Southwark. Please email to register your interest.


How did you hear about Set Ready? Andrew Pavord from Film Fixer approached Screen Manchester to be a Regional Partner for Set Ready. After seeing the great work Liverpool and Set Ready had accomplished in previous years it was something that we thought Screen Manchester should be involved in. What exactly does the partnership involve? […]

Next Course: 18th-20th April 2023

Calling all London Residents! Our next two-day course is running on the 19th and 20th of April, courtesy of The JGA Group. Please apply by sending your documents to . Applicants must be 18+ and provide proof of unemployment. Location: Churchill Theatre, Bromley, BR1 1HA Time: Tuesday 18th- 12-2pm(Registration) Wednesday/Thursday- 10-4pm April 18th will […]

Set Ready in Manchester

Set Ready, in conjunction with Screen Manchester and ScreenSkills held its latest two day free training programme for young people wanting to break into the TV and film production industry. Set Ready aims to connect talent with opportunities and create training, networking and learning pipelines. This in turn, supports more diversity in the UK’s film […]

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