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I.A.T.S.E. Local 16 Training Trust Home Page

        Local 16 offically affiliated training classes can be found on the Training Trust Portal.

                   Training opportunites outside of Local 16 can be found on links below.


USITT Lighting Commission Compiles List of Resources
Mar 27, 2020
Our lighting commission has compiled a healthy list of resources that is growing by the minute! Take a look and add any resources that you don't see to keep the list current.
Christian Jackson to Stream Live Tutorial for MA lighting International grandMA2 Console
Mar 27, 2020
Christian Jackson will be streaming a live tutorial for the MA Lighting International grandMA2 console on Youtube tomorrow afternoon at 1 p.m. EST. The live stream will cover topics such as programming, data management, cloning, using the bitmap engine, and timecoding. Going a few steps further, I'll show you how to integrate other systems including Showkontrol, Resolume, Madrix, Capture, and more.
John Huntington Offering Free Video Lectures
Mar 27, 2020
John Huntington, professor of Entertainment Technology, sound engineer, and author of the book Show Networks and Control Systems is offering free video lectures on his Control Geek website based on the chapters of his book.
The Virtual Theatre Offers Program for Free
Mar 27, 2020
A 3D set design tool for the Theatre Arts Classroom, The Virtual Theatre, will be offering the program for free for the next three months. Log on and select the ‘FREE ONLINE’ product and purchase. There is also the choice of an optional donation, if you’d like to help with development.
ACT Lighting Offers Free ACT Academy Online Courses
Mar 27, 2020
All ACT Academy online courses are available for FREE from now until June 1st. Use the Promo Code: act4me.
Strand Lighting Waives Training Costs
Mar 27, 2020
Interested in lighting console training? Bobby Harrell of Strand announced on Facebook that training costs will be waived. “Anyone that wants Strand console online training, you can go to our website and send a request for online training. All normal online training costs have been waived for the next few weeks to help our entertainment lighting community.”
Vectorworks Offers Free Spotlight Essentials Seminars
Mar 27, 2020
Vectorworks is offering free Spotlight Essentials Seminars. Use the code TRAINMENOW for a 100% discount.
Lightwright Offers Emergency License
Mar 27, 2020
Many colleges and universities who use Lightwright are now conducting classes remotely, which means their students do not have access to the school’s computer lab and Lightwright licenses. A special emergency Lightwright license is now available for anyone who needs to use Lightwright under these circumstances between now and June 1, 2020.
Cast Software Hosting Free One-Hour Long Webinars
Mar 27, 2020
CAST will be hosting FREE one-hour long webinars every Monday for five straight weeks for their industry-standard wysiwyg light design software.
Theatre Art Life Gives Free Access to Archive of Articles From Industry Professionals
Mar 27, 2020
TheatreArtLife would like to offer anyone in the industry a week free to access over 1000 articles from industry professionals around the globe. Becoming a member for a week will also give you 50% off everything on their Education page. Here’s how you qualify: 1. Email 2. Provide your name, location and write a short paragraph on how COVID-19 is affecting your work/industry. 3. Finish the email with YES, the above information can be public / NO, I would prefer the above information to remain private They will get back to you with a User Name and Password to access for one week.
Obsidian Control Systems to Offer Free Weekly Online Training Classes
Mar 27, 2020
In order to provide valuable educational resources during this challenging time, Obsidian will offer free weekly training sessions covering the ONYX control platform and new NETRON data distribution range. These classes will be hosted online and are available globally for anyone interested in learning more about Obsidian’s lighting control products.
AVIXA’s Full Online Education Catalog Open to all Through June 12
Mar 27, 2020
AVIXA is opening its full online training catalog to all AV professionals, regardless of membership level. Effective immediately, they are waiving online access fees and Elite seat limitations through June 12. That means you and your entire team can now access ALL of AVIXA’s online training. They hope this will give you and your team the opportunity to learn new topics, work toward CTS certification, or earn CTS-RUs if already CTS certified, even if you are home.
Point Source Audio Shares How to Practice SAFE Microphone Etiquette
Mar 27, 2020
Some precautions that you can take to reduce the risk of spreading anything around from point Source Audio via Stage directions.
ETC Offers Free LearningStage Courses
Mar 27, 2020
ETC is offering all of their LearningStage online courses for FREE until May 15. This is an excellent resource to utilize during this time, and we encourage our members to take full advantage of this opportunity for continued education.
SETC Covid-19 Theatre Resources
Mar 27, 2020
SETC has put together a useful list of resources to look into for assistance during this unpredictable period. From teaching and student resources to ways to stream Broadway plays, this is one collection of suggestions to take a look at.
USITT's Teaching Archive
Mar 27, 2020
During this unprecedented time, USITT is here to provide resources to our membership and beyond. Online learning, job opportunities, and industry resources are available year-round for those who may be out of work, those who are having to navigate the waters of teaching classes online that traditionally would not be suited as web-based education, and more.
Dante Certification and Online Training
Mar 27, 2020

Dante Online Training
Mar 27, 2020
From basic to advanced, these Dante Training videos will help polish your skills, for FREE!
Keep your Stagehand skills sharp during quarantine
Mar 27, 2020
Watch some training/how-to videos to keep your technical skills sharp thanks to our brothers and sisters at IATSE Local 22!
ETC offering over a dozen FREE online courses
Mar 27, 2020
Amazing opportunity. Lighting console web training's available for FREE. Click the link above.
Online Media Server Training
Mar 27, 2020
Disguise is offering webinars FREE on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
International Training Trust Fund now offering VECTORWORKS
Mar 27, 2020
IATSE members and those working under IATSE agreements are eligible for a 30% discount on a Vectorworks Perpetual Software License this March ONLY! Take advantage of this amazing offer by clicking the link above!
ARRI Latest Free Trainings
Apr 23, 2020

VectorWorks Full Calendar of Free Trainings
Apr 23, 2020

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