WSQ Perform Basic Stage Operations

This 2½-day training programme combines theory and practice in relation to working behind the stage in the arts or entertainment industry.
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Course Run: 13 & 14 Jun 2022

(Closing date for registration: 20 May 2022)

Course Run: 3 & 4 Nov 2022

(Closing date for registration: 3 Oct 2022)

Time: 9.30am – 6pm
Venue: Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay
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Course Fees - Before GST: $230.00
Course Fees - After GST: $246.10

 

SSG Training Grant is available. Nett fee amount is payable after the training subsidy.

This 2½-day training programme combines theory and practice in relation to working behind the stage in the arts or entertainment industry.

The training covers the theory and practical aspects of assisting in preparing the stage area for technical set-up, basic theatre and staging terminologies, laying of floor for production according to stage plan, basic techniques of assembling and positioning of set and scenery pieces, hanging of drapes and bumping out at the end of a performance.

To successfully complete the programme, the participant must attend the 2½-day programme and undertake an assessment.

 

Objectives

This programme is competency based and is designed to meet the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ) framework.

 

It aims to equip the participant with the skills and knowledge for performing basic stage operations in the arts or entertainment industry.

 

Certification

Participants will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for WSQ Perform Basic Stage Operations when they successfully complete the course and assessment.

 

Who should attend?

Theatre Technicians or individuals who have an interest to work in technical theatre and or related industries.

 

Terms and Conditions

In order to enjoy the funding, participants need to fulfil the following requirements:

  • Must successfully complete training and assessment and be certified competent

  • Must be Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents (PR) of Singapore

  • Meet the minimum of 75% attendance

All participants will be required to wear safety shoes during the training programme. Please refer to the registration page for full terms and conditions.

 

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