Stagepass aims to promote good work practice and to create a safe and effective working environment in technical theatre by establishing a required minimum knowledge base for all technical theatre practitioners. This encompasses both general areas of safety and health at work and areas of safe work practice and health particular to the area of professional stage and theatre production.
Safety Culture, Duty of Care and Legal Responsibilities
Personal Risk Assessment and Manual Handling
Management of the Working Environment, Stage Protocol and Communication
Set Assembly, Storage and Housekeeping
Signage, Evacuation Access and Egress
Chemical and Environmental Hazards including Noise
Working at heights
There are 1750 holders of a Stagepass.
This is a FULL DAY course (10 AM-5 PM) and will be held in the DYT house, Montague Lane. After this day course there will be a 1 hour long test and project to complete and submit via email. Upon successful completion members that take part will have an accredited Stage Pass Qualification which can be used for future employment.