Stage Pass

Self Isolation Training

Thanks to AIST board member Susan for compiling this list of training / trial licenses and discounted courses etc which is available and applicable to our industry at this time. If anyone has any further additions please send them to info@aist.ie and we will add them to this page.

We are working on a few other initiatives to support the membership so please keep an eye on our social media and your email for future updates.

*Please note that links and courses have not been vetted by AIST*

19/3/2020

SOUND

Stage Research: All of their sound design programs are currently available for free.

https://www.stageresearch.com/

Shure: Shure Audio Institute provides online training on Integrated Systems Certification and RF Certification – https://shureuk-shure.talentlms.com/certification

Yamaha: Online training for Yamaha and CL/QL desks

https://usa.yamaha.com/products/proaudio/mixers/cl_series/training.html

Audinate: Dante certification training

https://www.audinate.com/learning/training-certification/dante-certification-program

QSC: online training

https://training.qsc.com

AV ———————————————————–

AVIXA: Waiving fees for online courses until June 12

https://www.avixa.org/avixa-stands-with-the-av-industry

AVID: 16th MArch – 17th April 2020 Avid are making 90 day licences to Media Composer | Ultimate, Pro Tools, Pro Tools | Ultimate, or Sibelius | Ultimate free.

https://cdn-www.avid.com/-/media/avid/files/corona-virus-2020/creative-product-foc-license-instructions.pdf?la=en&v=20200315143221&fbclid=IwAR3vDqjrh07lmq2AuItsMZhEXyCZD9aE7MhKxuc_i1B7xkUf6v8TFPUYMwg

Harman: Audio, control, and networked AV certification courses

https://pro.harman.com/training

QLab: QLab is a sound, video and lighting control program for macOS. 

QLab 4 Manual: http://qlab.app/docs/v4/

QLab Cookbook: Lots of examples of interesting and ingenious uses of QLab

http://qlab.app/cookbook

Free temporary QLab 4 licence for students and educators: “anyone with an educational email address can have a free temporary QLab 4 Pro Bundle license starting now and expiring on June 1. To get yours, create an account at https://qlab.app/account and email support@figure53.com.” (https://twitter.com/Figure53/status/1239544820844167170)

See this Google Docs sheets for the breakdown of a large number of AV courses available online: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/11wkc4VGu1v-Kgbs7YHDuKeN5xfwdIEc85NTqCMoWSA0/htmlview#

NETWORKING ————————————————————–

Cisco Networking Academy: https://www.cisco.com/c/m/en_sg/partners/cisco-networking-academy/index.html

LIGHTING CONTROL

ETC: ETC EOS Training and Workbooks – https://www.etcconnect.com/eoslearning/

ETC Learning Stage: (free until May 15) – https://courses.etcconnect.com/

MA Lighting: Free e-learning classes, https://www.malighting.com/training-support/ma-university/overview/

Email elearning@malighting.com for e-training login.

ACT Academy are offering free online MA courses until June 1st with promo code “act4me”. [https://academy.actlighting.com/series/online-courses]

Avolites : Facebook online learning sessions, these will be hosted weekly with different topics and guest speakers. All tutorials are based on Titan 11.4* and Ai v10.3* so you can practice at home for free. https://www.avolites.com/onlineresources/

Avolites Academy playlists available on YouTube for Ai and Titan: www.youtube.com/user/avolitesvis/playlists

ChamSys: Webinars available daily, “Introduction to MagicQ or Quick Q” – 20 minute online classes available each Thursday: https://chamsyslighting.com/pages/training

Video tutorials available: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7zQEAwK7HhayXfhq0O1eoQ

Zero88: Online training playlists available.

FLX S training: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLXZ_FRh4YdsV1LY2bE05ZceIrnjd64EH8

FLX training: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLXZ_FRh4YdsV_xWV1WlKzgwcTt5h5KNsA

Obsidian Onyx: free weekly online training classes https://obsidiancontrol.com/events/Obsidian_online_classes

Green-Hippo: Green Hippo is offering free online webinars every week day over the next few weeks to cover several different topics catered for new and existing Hippo users.

Topics include; Hippotizer, SHAPE and Hippotizer Dive Deep.

Follow the link below to find our Pause & Practice sessions, and Register.

https://www.green-hippo.com/events/


VISUALISATION

Capture: Capture is a lighting design, documentation and visualisation software for macOS and Windows. Demo version available.

Free, slightly limited, student version available for any purpose: http://www.capture.se/Downloads/Download-Capture

Video tutorials available at https://www.youtube.com/c/CaptureVisualisationAB

Wysiwyg:

Limited demo version available (https://cast-soft.com/Demo/wysiwyg/)

CAST Software will be hosting free one-hour long webinars every Monday for five weeks. Registration required. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wysiwyg-essentials-getting-started-registration-94792768723

CAD

Vectorworks Spotlight: 

Free 30 day trial available: https://www.vectorworks.net/en-US/spotlight

Students and professors in select global markets can download a free individual copy of Vectorworks Designer software, which includes all the capabilities of Architect, Landmark, and Spotlight. https://student.myvectorworks.net/

Vectorworks Getting Started Seminars – Free for a limited time, registration required. (Apr 2, Apr 28, May 14, May 27, Jun 10, Jun 23)

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vectorworks-getting-started-online-seminar-free-for-a-limited-time-tickets-63897192222

Vectorworks Spotlight Essentials Seminars – Free for a limited time, registration required. (March 27, Apr 1, Apr 8, Apr 14, May 6, May 20, Jun 2, Jun 16)

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vectorworks-spotlight-essentials-seminar-free-for-a-limited-of-time-tickets-63899477056

Lightwright:

you can now access Lightwright® 6 software with a special emergency Lightwright license through June 1, 2020. [https://www.mckernon.com/]

Drafty– A CAD program for lighting, sound, and video designers. Free for students until June (email the developer). Available at https://drafty-app.com

Video tutorials available at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0urrqCVj85zq7IcUuXltSg

SketchUp- Free web version available. Video tutorials available at https://learn.sketchup.com/

Rigging

Made for Stage – Why not take advantage of the down time to brush up your rigging theory? We are launching weekly rigging awareness live online courses which will cover #riggingbasics #equipmentselection #ppeselection #knots #truss #redundantsystems #riggingmaths
Courses cost €125 per person and duration is 5 hours.
Get in touch if interested!
Info@madeforstage.ie

special AIST members rate, contact info@aist.ie for more details.

We will continue to update this page as more info comes in. Stay safe and keep your distance!

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