It’s been Creative Loop’s busiest year ever, with the Host Broadcaster Training Initiative going from strength to strength and with the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on our doorstep there’s still loads to be done before the Closing Ceremony’s last firework has exploded above our heads.


14 Higher/Further Institutions

238 students currently accredited

25 lecturers and staff accredited

167 students through Health and Safety – May 2014

8 further Health and Safety training days arranged.

58 students through 2-day intensive EVS training course (includes CoG 10 week EVS course)

10 students from 4 different Universities and Colleges participated in EVS Work Experience on various live events.

227 Students from 10 institutions have attended a Meet the Director Masterclasses with Simon Anderson and Grant Philips

140 students have been to Outside Broadcast Practical Experience days.

– Telegenic OB at Edinburgh College

– BBC OB Scottish Cup Semi Final, Ibrox

– BBC OB Scottish League Cup Final, Celtic Park

– BBC OB Eggheads Rig, PQ

– NEP Visions OB at Ayr Races (x2)

– BBC OB Scottish Cup Final, Celtic Park

– NEP Visions OB at GCU 30th May 2014

16 Sunset + Vine SPFL games attended by 48 HBTIs

16 students received general production work experience at SVGTV

7 HBTI dedicated sessions at the Creative Loop Student Media Festival in March 2014 attended by an average of 105 students per session

150 HBTI students and lecturers attended the Glasgow 2014 OC Orientation Event at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome

….and the biggest sporting event Scotland has ever staged.