Projection Technologist Practicum

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Projection Technologist Practicum

Throughout the summer, practicum participants will implement video equipment in support of Banff Centre’s performing arts residency programs. Participants will facilitate the video needs of the performing arts department under the supervision of a faculty mentor.

The program also offers exposure to other multimedia disciplines at Banff Centre including 2D and 3D animation, VR, augmented reality, and interactivity for live performance.

What does the Program Offer?

This practicum program provides hands-on experience with large-scale video equipment in a fast-paced, professional environment. Participants will have to manage time and resources to best support the performances and workshops occurring on campus. Participants will gain experience in both technical system design and resource management.

Who Should Apply?

Applicants should have a working knowledge of video systems including projectors and displays, as well as experience in the technical side of live performance either as a technician or manager.

Accepted applicants will need to bring the following items to the program:

  • Logo-free show blacks.
  • CSA approved Steel-toed shoes or boots.
  • Flashlight or headlamp.
  • Adjustable wrench.
  • Intel or AMD based laptop with a minimum of 8GB of ram and 128GB internal storage.
  • Access to the Adobe Creative Suite and Autocad/Vectorworks would be considered an asset.

For more information or to apply online, visit

Application Deadline: January 30, 2019
Program Dates: May 7 – August 6, 2019

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