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T Level Events and Venues Technician for Stage Management (Media, Broadcast and Production) – Level 3

Level 3
2 Years
Full Time
Middlehaven (Main Building)
Dance students

Course overview

This course is aimed at anyone with a desire to pursue a career in stage management, stage technician or lighting technician.

The core knowledge and understanding are assessed through an examination and core skills through a practical employer-set project. This is a Level 3 course which combines skills development with work experience and will equip students to go on to gain an apprenticeship, work within the stage management/media or study stage management or a media-related course at degree level at university. You will also gain essential skills transferrable to any chosen route after college.

Stagehands help to get things ready on set for performances in the theatre, at concerts and in TV and film studios.

Lighting technicians set up and operate lighting for concerts, conferences, and theatre, or in film and TV productions.

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Explore Performing Arts

Performance and Production Arts students will have access to an on-site 156 seat commercial theatre with full sound and lighting capabilities plus many modern rehearsal rooms. Here, students will get the chance to develop their confidence and professionalism in one of our many productions across the year, either performing on stage or supporting with the staging, sound and music.

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Performing arts production student in theatre

Visit Middlesbrough College

Come and visit us on one of our college open days, where you can find out more about our courses, check out our facilities and speak to current students and staff.

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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need to achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive support service and bursary scheme to help you through your studies. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone's throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.