twofour54 has announced the launch of ‘intaji’, an employment and traineeship programme for UAE Nationals looking to build careers in the television production and broadcasting industry.
The 12 month specialised traineeship programme, will provide skills training with a salary and is considered to be the only course of its type in the region. It has been specifically developed by twofour54 to give young Arabic talent the necessary skills to work in the media industry.
The course will officially start in October - deadline for applications is September 18th - and the successful applicants will embark on a customised training plan that includes a combination of classroom based courses. The course will be delivered by in-house team at twofour54 intaj, twofour54’s world-class production facilities, and a number of leading international media companies including the BBC, Apple and Adobe.
Wayne Borg, COO of twofour54 said: “As the UAE’s and the region’s and entertainment landscape evolve it is essential that we develop and build the talent infrastructure to ensure the long-term success and sustainability of the industry.”
On completing the 12 month programme each trainee will receive a twofour54 certificate of completion and those that demonstrate the skills, capabilities and passion required to succeed in this dynamic industry will be assisted in finding permanent employment within the twofour54 creative community of world class media companies.