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Events & Training

FST organises a number of networking events, members’ meetings and training sessions. Given the current social distancing recommendations, we’ve added a number of online meet ups. You can explore them all here:

Past events

Health and Safety Surgery
Training

THIS EVENT HAS NOW BEEN POSTPONED (DATE TBC) - CONTACT hello@scottishtheatre.org with any queries.

What is Wellbeing Workshop
Training

Wellbeing Practices workshop hosted by Deborah Grossman from The Wee Retreat.

Finance
Training

This short workshop is ideal for those looking to gain an understanding of the basic financial principles and tools behind successfully producing and touring work. 

Resilience
Training

This session aims to explore what resilience means for you and help you to identify the techniques that will help you to maintain a healthy balance in your working practice.

Funding
Training

An introduction into securing funding, successful applications, and creating project budgets.

Scottish Mental Health First Aid
Training

This online course covers the content of the Level 1 course but also expands on the effects of drugs and alcohol, incorporates the First Aid for Mental Health Action Plan and covers ways in which a positive mental health culture can be supported within a workplace.

Technical Sustainability
Training

This session aims to review the practicalities of the Theatre Green Book, look at recent case studies and how we might overcome the barriers to sustainability within the sector.

Mental Health Awareness for Managers
Training

This interactive two-part course (2 & 9th Sept) will introduce you to tools and strategies to remotely support and lead your teams and your own mental health and wellbeing.

Sound Stage Session Four - Sound and Composing
Training

The Sound Stage Sessions are a series of workshops led by key creatives from The Lyceum, Pitlochry Festival Theatre and Naked Productions. Session Four will delve into all things sound.

Sound Stage Session Three - Performing and Process
Training

The Sound Stage Sessions are a series of workshops led by key creatives from The Lyceum, Pitlochry Festival Theatre and Naked Productions. Session Three will focus on the actor’s role in audio theatre. These sessions are open to both FST members and non-members.

Managing Anxiety
Training

This one-hour interactive webinar will help you to recognise the signs and symptoms of anxiety and understand how our mind and body responds

Rebuilding Your Team – Post Lockdown
Training

Post lockdown, many managers will wonder how different managing teams will be, compared to previously.  Going from a year of virtual delivery to blended working and subsequently to face to face may require a number of factors to be considered.