The programme is a New Entrant Training Online Programme, delivered in partnership with Screen Wexford, which has been developed to equip new entrants with the key future skills and the key elements of working in the Film and TV Industry and to support new entrants on the job.
New entrants are increasingly required to possess competencies that reflect the ever-changing dynamics of the work environment for the high-end TV Drama space. The course will examine why this skill set is important in the film industry and how these skills are of growing importance across all industries.
Industry feedback internationally and nationally continually highlights the need for future skills such as problem-solving, adaptive thinking, creative collaboration and emotional intelligence.
Other important elements of the programme include Health and Safety, set etiquette, script breakdown and self-management in the industry.
This 4-day programme is one of the essential steppingstones and forms the basis of the new entrant’s journey to working in the industry.
The programme will give a broad overview of all the departments and to help equip new entrants with the knowledge and some of the essential skills to working on set.
There will be some practical elements during the 4 days and will consist of virtual group activities, industry panel experts and case studies.
The programme will be facilitated and delivered by industry experts and design thinkers which include tutors guest speakers and panellists.
“Future Proofing on the Job”
“The 360 of Set Etiquette”
“Health and safety on Set”;
Self-Management in the Industry:
The programme is aimed at new entrants in the Wexford area who possess commitment, motivation and a passion to work in the industry.
Screen Skills Ireland courses are open to all regardless of gender, race, religion, sexual orientation or disability.
Please apply online by 12pm on Monday 26 October 2020. Please apply with an up-to-date CV, to include as part of your CV, a short paragraph (no more than 300 words) outlining why you would like to work in the Film and TV Industry.
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Applications for this course are limited and we expect a high volume of applications. Applications without a CV will not be considered for selection.