Sept-Nov applications now closed!


What's Catalyst?

Catalyst is a 10-day creative & digital skills programme that nurtures and inspires talent into the industry. It's the ultimate training programme aimed for those who have zero to little experience in the industry and who are hoping to get their foot in the door.

Held in the heart of Liverpool, the programme has been co-designed with some of the movers and shakers, and most profound digital leaders in the city. Throughout the 10 day programme, you'll be mentoredchallenged, and given the freedom to explore your creativity whilst being surrounded by like-minded people. You'll be collaborating and pushing your creativity to it's limits through a series of interactive workshops, seminars, open studios, and a graduation to finish.

You'll be connected with leading agencies and studios in Liverpool, as they'll be the ones who will be leading on all of the workshops; showcasing their working practices, the different types of roles in their team, their culture and they will share their advice and top tips to get the best out of a career in the industry. Giving you career goals and much greater understanding of creative and digital

Who is it for?

Catalyst is open to anyone in the Liverpool area wishing to progress in to the digital industry. Perhaps you’re a graduate or just finished college and want to get into the digital industry, perhaps you're looking to change your career or be exposed to the scope of opportunities that are right on your doorstep… 

Become a part of Innovators Hub, and let us guide you in pursuing a career that you love. 

Programme Syllabus

The 10 days will be divided into 2 themes: Be, Do

Over the course of the 10 days (one day per weeks for 10 weeks) you will learn everything you'll need to support you into the creative and digital industry. You'll get an insight on the local creative and digital community and have built your own toolbox of the necessary skills and processes needed within the industry today.

Key Details

Location: All the Catalyst sessions will take place in Liverpool city centre.

Equipment: As the sessions will vary every week, we'll notify you before with any equipment requirements you might need to bring with you on the day. 

Cost: Catalyst is completely free to attend for anyone selected for the scheme. 

When: The programme will run every Tuesday (9.30am-5pm) for 10 weeks beginning 12 September until 14 November 2017.

Join Catalyst. This is a unique opportunity to be exposed to the exciting companies in the creative and digital sector. Bring your best set of skills and open yourself up to an intense 10 days of learning, doing, and connecting, and then who knows by the end of the program you may end up working in one of these agencies!

Simply click "apply now" as soon as possible to express your interest. You will be prompted to send a short bio about yourself and tell us why you would like to join the programme.

Deadline for applications: 16 August 2017, 5pm.

Please contact with any questions regarding the programme or application form.