Outlander Training Programme open for applications

The popular TV show Outlander is a commission from Sony Pictures and Starz, and represents a significant production spend and training opportunity for Scotland.

Since Outlander began filming in Scotland in 2014, Screen Scotland, Outlander and ScreenSkills have co-funded a traineeships programme across all departments including camera, costume, design, assistant director, art department, effects and production - to approximately twenty trainees per series.

We are delighted to announce that the 2020 Training Programme for Season 6 is now open for applications. The programme is currently looking for applications for the below roles:

The deadline for the above roles is 5pm on Friday 14 February 2020.

The deadline for the above role is 5pm on Friday 28 February 2020.

The deadline for the above role is 5pm on Friday 13 March 2020.

For more information about the Training Programme, please visit the recruitment page.

Further opportunities

Further roles that the programme aims to open up for applications later this year include Armoury, Assistant Director, Camera, Grip, Post Production, Props, SFX, Sound and VFX.


For future updates, sign up to the Outlander Training Programme emailing list to be notified of any further opportunities. For more information about specific job roles in the screen industries visit the ScreenSkills website.