Video Training Project

Sponsored by Future Center Trust

The Pinelands Creative Workshop (PCW) in collaboration with the Future Centre Trust (FCT) conducted a training workshop entitled Making Video Proposals – A Training Manual for CBOs and NGOs.

This initiative looked at new and personal ways of capturing and presenting the needs of Organisations and communities to funding agencies. The training used technology to create winning proposals and was conducted over a nine (9) week period commencing from 4th October 2011 until 1st December 2011. Participants were exposed to sessions on:

  • Introduction to GEF
  • Putting Video Proposals Together
  • Introduction to Camera
  • Communication & Active Listening
  • Video Presentation Outline – Storyboarding
  • Interview Tools and Techniques¬† A Practical Approach
  • Use of Camera in Interviews
  • Basic Video Skills
  • Proposal Preparation
  • Needs Assessment
  • Group Dynamics
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Logic Model
  • Budgeting
  • Community Intervention
  • Editing

 Organizations who participated in this pioneering initiative were the Barbados Youth Development Council; Pure Referral Centre; Combined Faith; Regents Youth Group; Higher Level; Little People Fun & Frolic Theatre Company; Living Hope Restoration Ministries; PCW  School of the Arts )SOTA).