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Browse our collection of resources and use them to get help.
Community
Let’s not forget who we are, and what brings us together.

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Brent Sandrock

Brent is a lighting and media designer who has worked throughout the entertainment industry for over 15 years. He spent time video directing tours, programming lights for concerts, corporates, and cruise ships, and shooting and editing custom content with his…

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Mike Maclean

Mike has been working 38 years in the live entertainment industry.  He is a proud member of  IATSE Local 357 and is the Head Stage Electrician at Centre in the Square.  Currently, they are working a modified contract recording symphony concerts…

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Antony Kahil

Antony is from Halifax, Nova Scotia. He has been in the entertainment industry for 7 years. Working from general AV to lighting/video. Antony now lives in Toronto and freelances for various companies pre-covid. He currently does lighting and video for…

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Sabrina Mueller

Sabrina has an 18-year career in live events that has included both theatre and corporate events. She is currently the Operations Manager of the Pumphouse Theatres in Calgary and freelances as a Production Manager and Lighting Technician. The Pumphouse Theatres…

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Thank you, and Be Well

This Thanksgiving weekend we would like to express our thanks to the amazing live event community. In the absence of shows, concerts and conventions, we may not have not been as connected with our ‘work families’ as usual – it…

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Latest Resources:

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Online
Posted 10 months ago

The cookbook is a collection of projects, examples, and experiments using a broad range of QLab programming techniques including AppleScript, OSC, external control using QLab Remote, third-party MIDI and OSC controllers, and other software.

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PROMO CODE “TRAINMENOW” Thursday, April 02 at 1:00 PM – Thursday, April 02 at 5:00 PM (EDT) And Tuesday, April 28 at 1:00 PM – Tuesday, April 28 at 5:00 PM (EDT) Explore some of the most powerful tools and commands available in the latest release of Vectorworks® software with our Getting Started Seminar, designed […]

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This tutorial is designed for people studying for the CCENT ICND1 100-101 exam, but it can also be used by anyone who wants to learn about computer networks in general.

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CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) is a certification from Cisco, the world’s most famous company that manufactures and sells networking equipment. This certification helps you to become familiar with a wide range of topics, including: LAN/WAN OSI and TCP/IP model VLANs Ethernet Switches and routers Network utilities (ping, tracert, arp) IP addressing Subnetting Routing protocols […]

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Understanding Networking Concepts

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Online
Posted 10 months ago

Ever hear yourself or a friend say, “I wish I could work from home all the time?” Those sentiments are legit, but we are now facing it as a reality. COVID-19 is a global crisis that has everyone working twice as hard to take care of themselves, their family, friends and still trying to do […]

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Canada
Posted 10 months ago

If you have been laid off from a job where you have been paying into EI, you must apply through Service Canada. EI will compensate you to a maximum of 55% of your insurable income to a maximum yearly insurable earnings amount is $54,200. This means that you can receive a maximum amount of $573 […]

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We are here to listen. Crisis Workers are available 24-hours a day, 7 days a week. Our goal is to help you work out some effective ways of addressing your immediate difficulties and to connect you to services that can offer ongoing support. We encourage self-referrals so that we can hear directly from people about […]

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Powersoft Online Training are conducted by key-industry players through online videos and are offered to audio professionals who want to learn how Powersoft helped to solve particular field application issues while expanding their knowledge of how to get the most out of Powersoft technologies. Powersoft Live Training can be accessed from anywhere in the world, […]

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The Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) provides a one-time financial assistance grant to low-income customers who are struggling to pay their electricity bill. Contact us for additional information about the program, and, where applicable, to be directed to the appropriate agency.

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Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP) / Arrears Management Program (AMP) The Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP) provides ongoing monthly credits directly on the bills of eligible low-income customers.

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Online
Posted 10 months ago

Effective immediately, we are waiving online access fees and Elite seat limitations through June 12 2020. That means you and your entire team can now access AVIXA’s online training. We hope this will give you and your team the opportunity to learn new topics, work toward CTS certification, or earn CTS-RUs if already CTS certified, […]

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Ontario
Posted 10 months ago

Telehealth Ontario is a free, confidential service you can call to get health advice or information. A Registered Nurse will take your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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