Control Systems for Live Entertainment PDF

Sapsis Rigging Remote Seminars

Sapsis is now offering Free Weekly Remote Training Sessions

NOTE: A registration link will be provided for individual sessions at about 10AM the Friday before that session. If you don’t see the link or a status of the registration, first try refreshing your browser page, and if that doesn’t work, please email the webmanager

Make sure you register with the email address you use to access Zoom. Once you register, you will be sent a confirmation with the meeting link and passcode. DO NOT LOSE THIS CONFIRMATION. Each registration is unique and if you lose yours, we may not be able to get you in once the session has started.

You can find recordings of the sessions as they become available HERE

Safe Sets™️ COVID-19 (Level A) Certificate

This program is designed to communicate the most current health and safety information relevant to our community of filmmakers, producers, crew, and industry professionals. The materials in these guidelines have been reviewed by medical experts and sourced using reputable, science-driven resources. 

You’ll receive a Safe Sets™ COVID-19 Certificate when you complete the course. The certificate demonstrates to your team that you’re knowledgeable about upholding a safe production environment and that you value crew’s health and safety.

all rules and guidance from municipal, provincial/state, and federal government bodies must be followed.

Event Safety Alliance Reopening Guide

Guidance on Health and Safety for Television, Film and Live Performance Sector during COVID-19

While the COVID-19 situation is changing rapidly, the legislation and regulations used to govern Ontario’s workplaces are not. Under Ontario law, employers have the duty to keep workers and work sites safe and free of hazards.

Workers have the right to refuse unsafe work.

If health and safety concerns are not resolved internally, a worker can seek enforcement by filing a complaint with the ministry’s Health and Safety Contact Centre at 1-877-202-0008.

LAVNCH Week AV Conference

Welcome to the LAVNCH registration page. As the LAVNCH Platform requires registration (aka: doesn’t allow anonymous users), the following questions are required for registration but we promise they will only take you a few minutes.

LAVNCH is not in the business of selling data to advertisers or marketing firms. This registration form will allow us to offer you a single login for any and all public LAVNCH events in the future (including June’s LAVNCH WEEK), help us make the LAVNCH Platform better operationally as well as targeting interesting content in the future. That said, we want to keep ALL LAVNCH events educational, informative, filled with valuable content AND free. To do this, we are sponsor-supported and, although the sponsors will be provided with lead data, just like at any trade show or conference you have ever attended, they have no control over the content or the speakers.

COVID-19 panel discussion: contractors, vendors and the future

Join industry thought leaders in a series of panel discussions around current challenges, crisis management strategies and solutions needed to navigate through the COVID-19 crisis. 

Harp’s CM Interactive Training Basic Rigging Building a Simple Truss Span

In this FREE interactive training, CM and HARP will bring some of CM’s Basic Rigging Practices and present them virtually

Learn UNITY Free For 3 Months

Develop your skills and your career with resources to learn at your own pace, or with Unity experts.

COVID-19 community support: Unity is committed to supporting our community of creators during this challenging time. Get three months of complimentary access to Unity Learn Premium, and join Create with Code Live, a virtual course for students, teachers, or anyone interested in learning to code.

Digico Theatre Software Explained

Dan Page with an introduction to DiGiCo theatre software, explaining how it differs to live software and some of its basic features.

Dan Page presents part 2 of the Theatre Video Series: DiGiCo Theatre Software – Advanced Features and Programming.

In this session, Dan will cover more advanced Theatre Software programming features and answer some of the questions and requests from last weeks session.