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Bitesize training: Freelancer Extravaganza: 26 February – 26 March

This year’s “Management Academy” is a bumper pack of up to 13 focused courses aimed at new or experienced and those aspiring to the role. This programme will enable you to develop or refresh skills and broaden your knowledge, regardless of your industry or working practices. 

 

There is also a strong emphasis on the range and diversity of digital tools available to you, as a manager, to manage your time, projects and your own development.  Plus, highlighted are a selection of technical training for those working across theatre/live events attracting member discounts.   

 

Finally, if you are new to union or working with those who are new to creative industries, the union is proud to offer 2 bespoke courses that will help you get on – our blended 3-day new entrants’ course for Film & TV and our union own, introductory, H&S course Starting Safely  – click links for more info and to book.

    

Making the most of the Hottest Online AI Tools such as ChatGPT
Tuesday 5 March | 9.30-12.30

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Self-Promotion for Success
Tuesday 5 March | 13.30-15.30
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Emerging Leaders: Technical to Manager
Wednesday 6 March | 10.00-12.00
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How to build teams to perform quickly/smartly
Thursday 7 March or Wednesday 13 March | 10.00-12.00
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Working with Conflict: Conflict is unavoidable & inevitable
Friday 8 March | 9.30-12.30
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5-10 Tips & Techniques to be & thrive as an effective manager
Saturday 9 March | 10.00-12.00
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Working with Conflict: Conflict is unavoidable & inevitable
Tuesday 12 March | 9.30-12.30
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Digital Skills for Leaders Overview
Thursday 14 March | 10.00-12.00
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Effective Manager of hybrid workforce
Thursday 21 March | 10.00-12.00
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5-10 Tips & Techniques to be & thrive as an effective manager
Thursday 21 March | 14.30-16.30

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Plan your Financial Goals for the Year ahead
Tuesday 26 March | 10.00-12.00
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DE-ROLE (online) 

DATE: 4 March 6.00 pm (2 hours) 

FOR: Performers, stage managers & theatre makers 

WHAT: Interactive online session. Rachel Bown-Williams, (Kundalini Global Yoga teacher specialising in breath work and mastering addictive & anxious behaviours) will teach a yoga-based method to de-role. 

Rc-Annie 10% DISCOUNT CODE: LIGHT 

 

REPLICA FIREARMS TRAINING part 1 (online) 

DATE: 15 March 10.00 am 

FOR: Stage managers, technicians, theatre makers and performers. 

WHAT: Online training course to equip you with the does and don’ts, including UK gun law and the procedural know-how to be able to use gun shaped things in theatre. 

Rc-Annie 10% DISCOUNT CODE: BOOM 

   

REPLICA FIREARMS TRAINING part 2 (online) 

DATE: 22nd of March 10am 

FOR: Stage managers, technicians, theatre makers and performers. 

WHAT: Focussing on more practical elements, understanding the mechanics, the physical dangers and how to make informed choices while getting to grips with handling procedures. 

Rc-Annie 10% DISCOUNT CODE: CLUNK

BANG! (In person) 

DATE: Sun 24th March 10am to 4pm 

FOR: Stage managers, technicians, theatre makers and performers 

WHAT: Get familiar with firing. A practical, noisy, hands-on day, learning to fire blanks (a lot!) and work safely with RIF’s. 

VENUE: Thames-Side Studios 

Rc-Annie 10% DISCOUNT CODE: CLUNK 

   

IPAF and PASMA training: https://bectu.org.uk/training/ipaf-operator-training/

Bectu members’ discount
Members seeking Nationwide Platform training are eligible for a 15% discount on all Nationwide Platforms courses and PASMA courses. To secure the 15% discount, please contact the union’s Education and Skills Team via [email protected] including your Bectu membership number and you will be provided with code to quote to access the discount for any course.

Nationwide Platforms require you to telephone on 01455 552800 to confirm the discount. Please note that the Nationwide Platforms portal cannot accept the code.

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