A new UK deal means Mac users can get up to £1,000 to help them meet the cost of Apple-accredited training courses.

The NTI Apple Authorised Training Centre has teamed up with the Birmingham Chamber of Commerce and Business Link to offer business's within the Birmingham and Solihull area, 50 per cent match funding - up to £1,000 - towards Apple-accredited courses.

Next March's course is covered by the scheme - FCP101: Introduction to Final Cut Pro, with a Level 1 Exam and Apple Pro Certification. This course runs between March 27-29 and costs £750, including courseware, exam fee, lunch and refreshments.

To book a place, please contact Neil Emery, Apple Business Development Manager at the NTI Apple Authorised Training Centre, 0121 202 4800.