There are a large number of organisations offering training in filmmaking and related areas in Ireland. Apart from courses in full time education, some organisations offer professional, vocational training for freelance technicians and production crew. There are also a number of courses aimed at producers, directors and scriptwriters in association with the guilds and other organisations in Ireland. Please see below a list of the various organisations and their contact details. Please login to the relevant websites for details of the current training on offer. Also check out film festivals for initiatives (courses, labs, conferences etc.) running during festival time.
Animation Skillnet have just announced a range of really interesting evening courses and workshops scheduled to take place during September and October. Each course will take place over five consecutive evenings. The courses include An Introduction to 3 D Maya, An Introduction to Toonboon Harmony with a focus on rigging, Production Management for Animation and
Screen Training Ireland in association with Imirt are delighted to announce a masterclass with games writer Christian Divine. The masterclass is aimed at writers and storytellers working in film, TV, animation and games. Christian Divine is a scion of games from DONKEY KONG to DUNGEONS & DRAGONS to ULTIMA and beyond, he has written for
The call for applications for The Bridge 2016 is now open. It is proposed that between 25-30 participants will be selected for the 2016 programme. Participants must be either recent graduates from Animation, Games and VFX related courses or older graduates who are not working at the moment and who are trying to break into
The call for applications for the ACE 26 training session is now open. Develop your producing talents and skills and broaden your co-production network. Find out more about this year’s programme and the ACE Network of more than 230 producers worldwide. The ACE annual session for EU producers : 4 steps to help your feature
We are delighted to partner with Wicklow Local Enterprise Office on an Introduction to Hairdressing on a Film / TV Set course with the support of the County Wicklow Film Commission. Dee Corcoran, Head of Hair Dept, VIKINGS will tutor the course. The aim of this pilot course is to provide each participant with an idea