The Technical Theatre Apprenticeship at Levels 2 and 3 has been designed with the help of employers to widen the pool of potential recruits into the industry and to provide them with the skills they need to progress within specialist areas : Lighting, Sound & Stage.
Level 2 apprentices on the Lighting Pathway will train as Assistant Lighting Electricians, Board / Console Operators, Followspot Operators or Lighting Maintenance Technicians. Apprentices on the Sound Pathway will train as Assistant Sound Technicians. Those taking the Stage pathway will train as Stage Technicians or Assistant Flymen.
Level 3 apprentices on the Lighting Pathway will train as Senior Lighting Electricians / Deputy Heads of Lighting, Board / Console Operators, Lighting Technicians (or Lead Lighting Technicians) or Lighting Maintenance Supervisor / Managers. Apprentices on the Sound Pathway will train as Senior Sound Technicians. Those taking the Stage Pathway will train as Senior Stage Technicians or Head Flymen.