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Live Event and Audio-Visual Technician

Certificate in Live Event and Audio-Visual Technician — Internship

At the intersection of creativity and technology

You enjoy theatre, music, and other live events, and you're interested in technology. This program teaches you fundamental skills in lighting, live and recorded sound, stage craft, photography, videography, and multiple camera video production.

A growing field

Entertainment will be one of the fastest growing industries in the next five years in BC. As demand for technicians grows, opportunities will arise in media fields including theatre, public events, broadcast television, audio-visual support services, and film production.

A broad skill set

A typical day in this program might begin with a class in photography, and end with a hands-on session setting up an audio board. In between you may have climbed a ladder and hung lights in a studio, or set up a multiple camera video shoot.

A one-year certificate program

Students will gain a broad set of skills which broadens their chances of employment. Graduates can choose to work in a number of fields at the nexus of creativity and technology, or specialize in one area.

Work experience

Your program includes a mandatory internship to gain real-world experience and connections that will help you start your career in live event and camera operations, audio production, and audio-visual services. Normally the work term will be scheduled for the summer, following the second academic term.

After completing your work term, you will graduate with a Certificate in Live Event and Audio-Visual Technician - Internship.

Related programs and subjects

Live Event and Audio-Visual Technician

Credential
Certificate
Length
1 year
Study Options
Full time or part time
Work Experience
Mandatory internship
Start
Fall
Campus
Lansdowne
School
Arts & Science
Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
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