Upcoming Courses & Events

Los Angeles Writers Room Placements and Mentorship 19.10.2019

Screen Skills Ireland is seeking three experienced Irish writers for writers room placements and mentorship in Los Angeles.  The placement will commence on the 19th to the 26th of October. Screen Skills Ireland will provide a €2000 contribution to costs for each participant but participants will be expected to organise their own transport and accommodation. The placements will run as

Storyboarding & Pitching Masterclass with Rad Sechrist 19.10.2019

Due to a very high volume of applications, places on the course have now been fully allocated. All new applications from today (7 October 2019) will be put on a waiting list pending cancellations. Screen Skills Ireland and Animation Skillnet are excited to host Rad Sechrist in Dublin on the 19th October. Rad Sechrist started

Leading Successful Teams 12.10.2019

This course is the second in a number of workshops run for crew to develop skills needed to work in the Film & TV sector. It is ideal for department heads or those managing people in the industry. In this module we look at creating a great team environment in which things run well, people

Copyright: What You Need To Know 10.10.2019

This free seminar will provide participants with an overview of copyright, clearances and music licensing related to TV and Film Production. Areas covered include: An introduction to copyright in Ireland and UK; What types of works are protected and how they can slip into programmes unnoticed; Explanation of revived copyright and associated issues; Moral rights;

Making Movies Without Making A Mess – Dublin 10.10.2019

“Making movies without making a mess” is the motto of Earth Angel and the theme of this green production workshop. Learn the basics of what green production means and how it started, but also leave with tangible tips and ideas on how you can integrate more sustainable practices on your sets now. Get the stats

AVID Media Composer Fundamentals 12.09.2019

Presented in partnership with Screen Skillnet and Griffith College, this AVID MEDIA COMPOSER FUNDAMENTALS course will equip participants with the basic skills required to navigate the software with confidence, creativity and efficiency. The course will run over two days from 9.30am until 6pm. The course will cover the following: DAY 1 A brief introduction to

Leading Successful Teams 07.09.2019

This course is the second in a number of workshops run for crew to develop skills needed to work in the Film & TV sector. It is ideal for department heads or those managing people in the industry. In this module we look at creating a great team environment in which things run well, people

Managing Staff in line with Legal Requirements & HR Best Practice 03.09.2019

Screen Skills Ireland in partnership with Screen Producers Ireland (SPI) are seeking participants for this course, presented by Graphite HRM. Aimed at anyone responsible for hiring, managing crew and administration of employment contracts, the course will provide an understanding of the implications of employment law and HR best practices. Please note the course does not

TV Production Research Skills 27.08.2019

Areas covered will include: how to spot and tell a good story professional TV research techniques sources of information interviewing skills how to write proposals and research briefs how to come up with and pitch ideas the basics of editorial policy and broadcast law accuracy and double-checking information copyright

Building Resilience and Time Management Skills 24.08.2019

This course is the first of a number of workshops run for crew to develop skills needed to work in the Film & TV sector. The first course will focus on helping attendees manage their time and remain resilient in this fast paced and ever changing industry.  We will give attendees tools and techniques that