Current Courses


NCRQ
 are the most popular provider of health and safety qualifications in the UK. Developed by employers to deliver the skills required in real life.

NCRQ are the most popular provider of health and safety qualifications in the UK. Developed by employers to deliver the skills required in real life.

NCRQ Safety for Managers for free (there is a time limit for completing it for free)


First Aid Training Information British Red Cross’ online resource


SMA Training is aimed specifically at Stage Managers wishing to update or enhance their skills. Courses are open to both SMA Members and non-members.

SMA Professional and Graduate members automatically receive a discount on courses run directly by the SMA. Members may also apply for extra Training Support Vouchers.

All of the SMA-run courses lead to a certificate of achievement from the SMA, include course notes/materials and, if you are a Professional SMA Member, completion of many courses can be added to the TAP Card .

All SMA Courses and most others finish by 4.30pm to allow for evening show calls. Earlier times or one-to-one courses can sometimes be arranged.

Please register your interest in a course as soon as possible, to allow us to plan the logistics and confirm details as soon as possible.

Cueing to Music

Next dates: Cueing Music Course operate twice a year. In Spring 2020 we were able to run the CTM Level 1 which took place before the lockdown but sadly not CTM Level 2.  We plan to run this as soon as possible after the restrictions are lifted

Level 1: TBC at The Albany Deptford London SE8

Level 2: TBC at The  Albany Deptford London SE8

please see below to register your interest and to be advised on when they will next be taking place

Corporate Showcalling Workshop

with Kate Salberg

Online Showcaller and 90 minute taster sessions (chargeable).

Kate is a freelance showcaller with 25 years experience and a previous career in theatre stage and company management in repertory, west end, & musicals.

She tells us:
Go to https://showcalling.teachable.com/  for the online showcalling course.  I am offering a discount to anyone who attended the webinars and there is already an offer on there for theatre stage management.

My own website for reference is http://katesalberg.co.uk/ and linked in is https://uk.linkedin.com/in/katesalberg

Here are Kate’s other offerings during this time.  (These are not free sessions but SMA Training Support Vouchers may be available for unwaged Contact SMA for more details)

Online showcaller Training full session £75:  5 hours in depth session to include a separate one hour one to one follow up on marking up the script.  The process is
explained during the online session, carried out after the session and the follow up arranged a few days later. Maximum 5 people per session. Email to book.

90 minute taster sessions on corporate showcalling for theatre stage management students £20 per person. First sessions 11 am Wednesday 29th April and Friday 1st May

TUESDAY 28th at 11 AM VIA ZOOM
BOOK NOW places are limited

TO BOOK Please Contact Kate Direct

FREE seminar
Links:
http://katesalberg.co.uk/
https://uk.linkedin.com/in/katesalberg
https://showcalling.teachable.com/

RC-Annie Theatrical Handguns and Violent and Intimate Scenes

Online courses available via Zoom, Monday 11th and Wednesday 13th May 2020

20% Discount available for SMA Members for each course

More info

Orchestral Stage Management with LSO

Dates expected in Autumn 2020 – To register interest see below
More info (PDF)

Pyrotechnics for SMs

No dates at present


To Register your interest for Courses

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Please contact the SMA Office admin@stagemanagementassociation.co.uk


Other courses

This training is not run by the SMA, but is likely to be of great interest to our members. Where courses are not free, SMA members receive a discount.