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AFTRS Industry Certificates: Taster Sessions & Info Evening 2019

30 Apr 2019,
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Australian Film Television and Radio School

The screen and broadcast industries are changing rapidly. Established career roles are evolving and completely new roles are being created.

To help you get ahead in this competitive environment, The Australian Film Television and Radio School has developed a program of practical, skills-based Industry Certificatecourses mapped to specific roles and skills gaps across the screen and broadcast industries.

Join us for a FREE Industry Certificate Tasters & Info Evening to learn about these new courses and pick up practical skills you can apply straight away. AFTRS Head of Industry Wendy Gray will give an overview of the program, after which you choose a one-hour practical taster session for one of the following Industry Certificates:

DIGITAL PRODUCERKate Ayrton, a transmedia producer with experience of creating innovative content across a range of brands and products, gives you a crash course in how to develop digital media projects.

CONTENT CREATION – Josh Butt & Gareth Tillson outline the skills required to create engaging short-form video and associated digital marketing asset. Josh isan award-winning Executive Producer of brand funded television, TV commercials, video, short films, and podcasts; Gareth is a freelance cinematographer (and AFTRS alumnus) who shoots shorts, docos, commercials and music clips.

PRODUCTION ACCOUNTING Max Chen, from Moneypenny Production Accounting Services, and freelance accountant Lucia Vorst outline the key skills you need to launch a career as a Production Accountant for film and screen content production.

PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT (TV UNSCRIPTED)Kate Manning, an experienced Line Producer and Production Manager, will offer invaluable insights into the skills required to work as a Production Manager in the unscripted broadcast environment.

Complimentary refreshments will be provided from 5.30pm and the event will begin at 6pm sharp.