Creative Career

Staffed by industry professionals, we provide the training and tools required to design and build high quality products. The IDC provides the practical skills and understanding of the industry that you need to start your career in the digital industries. Industry standard hardware and software allow you to work the way the professionals do with unlimited access to the creative toolsets and processes utilised by cutting edge development studios.


The Digital industries are massive and growing in the UK and we are the 6th largest video game market in the world. Approximately 31.6 million people in the UK play games.

Bristol and the surrounding areas are a hotspot for creative and digital businesses and the area was ranked in Britain’s top ten creative areas by the innovation foundation NESTA and most recently named as a one of the UK’s top Tech clusters in the 2017 TechNation report.

A skill that the industry is particularly crying out for is the ability to collaborate across disciplines. You must be able to work in teams, to share ideas and concepts constructively towards an end goal. At The IDC we specifically train you in collaboration techniques alongside your specialist skill. You will collaborate on real projects whilst you create, create, create!!

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