Past Courses

Period Hair and Make-Up Workshop 22.04.2017

Period Dramas form a major part of Ireland’s current film industry push.  Productions the world over come to Ireland to make use of our historic estates and untouched 18th and 19th Century buildings right through the country.  To make a mark as a creative hair or makeup artist, having the best understanding of the ‘Period

Chrysalis: The Advanced Screenplay Development Programme 05.03.2017

  Chrysalis is an intensive, project-based development programme. It is aimed at writers and development teams of both live action and animation cinematic projects.  Individual writers in receipt of third party support and teams of a writer / writers with their active producer / development executive are asked to apply. Eight strong film projects which

Life’s a Pitch… and Then You Cry! 03.03.2017

Screen Training Ireland, in association with Galway Film Centre, are seeking participants for a one day workshop to explore effective and persuasive ways to present and pitch film projects. Exploring techniques that help us convey the essentials, we can learn to deliver a pitch that is effective, clear, memorable and most likely to generate interest.

Health & Safety for Film & TV Production 01.03.2017

The aim of the course is to provide participants with information and knowledge regarding general health and safety, and to alert them to their responsibilities and duties as agents of employers according to the Health and Safety Act 2005 as it relates to the film and television industry.  The course will cover the following: Safety,

Gerry Grennell Masterclass – ‘Act Like A Child’ 25.02.2017

Film In Cork, Bow Street Academy for Screen Acting and Screen Training Ireland bring you a masterclass with Hollywood acting coach Gerry Grennell. Gerry will share his vast experience and insights into the craft of screen acting having worked with some of the industry’s best. Over the 2 day’s he will simplify the key components

Introduction to Script Supervision 25.02.2017

This course, a collaboration between Galway Film Centre, Gréasán na Meán Skillnet and Screen Training Ireland, will cover each stage of the script supervision process from prep to production to post. It will also include practical exercises with actors. Please note, participants will be required to do assignments in their own time, outside of course

TRAIN THE TRAINER (Animation/VFX) – After Effects 10.02.2017

Screen Training Ireland is launching a Train the Trainer initiative designed to enhance the skills of educators and trainers working in further education, higher education and training.  The initiative is initially focused on targeting skills in the teaching of industry-standard software and processes for animation and VFX.  The initiative aims to bridge the gap between

Production Coordination: From Script to Set 28.01.2017

The Galway Film Centre and Screen Training Ireland are seeking participants for a Production Coordination training programme. The course will cover each stage of the production coordination process, and will include both lectures and practical exercises. Topics covered will include: Brief Introduction to the three stages of production – prep, shoot, wrap overview of the

Sketch-Up: Beginners & Intermediate 28.01.2017

Galway Film Centre and Screen Training Ireland are seeking participants for a Sketch-Up training programme.  The programme is aimed at both beginners and those with some Sketch-Up experience. Topics covered on the course will include: Brief overview of the basics including key concepts, menus and tools Examples of the use of Sketch –Up in  recent

Creating Showbusiness: The Entertainment Television Format Creation Seminar 24.01.2017

Creating Showbusiness: The Entertainment Television Creation Seminar aims to equip emerging creative talent in the entertainment television sector in Ireland with the tools to devise cutting edge creative programming.  This course will help creatives in companies to define and revise better TV formats to today’s schedules, with input from the broadcasters and active professionals with

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Applications Now Open for Screen Leaders 2017

Screen Leaders is The Strategic Company Development Programme for the Screen Industries. Is your company going through a period of change or growth? Do you want to internationalise your business? Do you need to re-define the scope of your business? Is it time to frame your company vision? If you are asking these questions about