Training & Workshops

Access to all the training and hands-on workshops are free of charge at Production Futures.  Simply click on the session you are interested in attending and complete the short form to register your details.

We are so pleased to be supported by the following organisations who are delivering training and workshops at our events – Chauvet Professional, Interfacio, ChamSys and Obsidian Control Systems. 

All Locations
ChamSys Training
CHAUVET Training
Interfacio Workshop - NOWIE Networking Lounge
Obsidian Training
10:30 | 12:00 | 13:30ChamSys Training Room

ChamSys –  MagicQ Lighting Control Training

Looking to learn more about the world of lighting and control? Join our sessions to get hands-on with the software and hardware used on the world's largest stages to create and control amazing light shows. In our Intro sessions, we will give you a crash course in patching fixtures, creating cues, using palettes for busking and creating some great FX on the latest ChamSys consoles with visualisers so you can see your show come to life in real-time! Get registered below and we look forward to seeing you create your light show!
10:30 | 12:30 | 14:00 Obsidian Training Room

Introduction Training on Obsidian

Immerse yourself in the world of Obsidian Onyx lighting consoles with this hands-on training session. This session will introduce you to the Obsidian Onyx software and showcase its fantastic features while teaching you how to program a basic show file from scratch. You will also learn how to patch fixtures, use presets, create cues, cue stacks, chases, and FX, as well as have fun using the powerful pixel and media engine DyLos. We hope to see you there.
11:30 | 13:30Obsidian Training Room

Entedi Casual Open Drop-in Session

Come and have a chat with the Entedi team. Whether you're looking for lighting control tips or just curious about our diverse range of fixtures, we're here to help. Our friendly and knowledgeable team will be on hand for a chat, and you'll also get to try out our products. We hope to see you there.
11:45 | 13:45CHAUVET Professional Stand

CHAUVET Professional Lighting Workshop

Join lighting manufacturer CHAUVET Professional and Product Training and Support Specialist, Pete Davies, as he introduces you to the world of lighting for Live Events and Entertainment. Pete will take you under the hood of the latest moving head fixtures from CHAUVET Professional showing you a quick overview of the packed technology inside, how it is used to create different outputs & effects, and how it is controlled.
13:00Interfacio Workshop - NOWIE Networking Lounge

Career Coaching Session – Personal Branding And Winning Behaviours

Entertainment Industry Recruitment specialist and founder of Interfacio, Richard Wear works with many of the leading global brands and manufacturers in the live events industry and has helped hundreds of technical and business professionals get started and progress in their careers. In this session he will look at how to develop and present your own story, winning interview strategies, and how to ensure you can perform and progress successfully once you do land your dream job.