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Advocacy
We are collecting, and taking your concerns to government.
Resources
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 11 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 …

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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 o…

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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 famil…

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Understanding Networking Concepts

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Online
Posted 11 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 w…

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Canada
Posted 11 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 …

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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 …

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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 applicatio…

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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 infor…

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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-inco…

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Online
Posted 12 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 wil…

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Ontario
Posted 12 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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