I think we're still lacking a bit of context here as I can't imagine how your lack of 'qualifications' could be a problem for anyone unless there's something else to this story. In my humble opinion them bringing this up must be a symptom of some bigger issue.
You know, it's not my business...
Directions or advice? Well, after thinking about this for a little I'd advice you and any other people interested in working in the industry to:
1. Keep making stuff - apart from playing tons of video games I've always been creating things like short stories, pen&paper RPG scenarios and later...
I recently purchased Olivia's Weapon Swap System plugin (https://fallenangelolivia.itch.io/weapon-swap-system) and while it does fulfill my needs it has features I'd like to change/simplify. So if some kind soul could look into it and modify the script I would be eternally grateful :)...
>be me with a separate game for testing
>NPC doesn't stay in new position after leaving the map
>looking for tutorials, nothing useful
>checks plugin of save even location and installs it
>testing the game
i am absolutely DRAGGING MYSELF RIGHT NOW, i bought a commission ($35) back in october, got the art back, it was great, only to NOW realize i never DOWNLOADED it to my computer, and the site i used auto-deletes uploads after 3 months. Now i'm panicking cuz she closed all her commissions on that site & deleted her IG and Facebook, luckily I found her g-mail but who knows if she'll respond pray for me ya'll