Technical Theater Stage Technology Certificate requires the successful completion of 4 courses for a minimum of 192 hours. It is a short-term vocational certificate designed to train and prepare students to enter the technical theater and live performance sectors of the entertainment industry. Technical Theater Stage Technology Certificate includes courses in Stagecraft, Intro to Stage Lighting, Practical Theater (Costume and Makeup) 1, and Practical Theater (Scene and Stage) 1. Potential careers specific to these skills include but are not limited to: Rigger, Set & Exhibit Designer, Lighting Technician, and Theatrical Sound Engineer.
|Course Number||Course Title||Hours|
|NCTH018A||Introduction to Stage Lighting||48 - 54 hours|
|NCTH021A||Practical Theater (Scene & Stage) I||48 - 54 hours|
|NCTH022A||Practical Theater (Costume & Makeup) I||48 - 54 hours|
|NCTH045B||Stagecraft||48 - 54 hours|
Total Certificate Hours: 192-216 hours
Certificates are listed as hours rather than college credit (units). Students must pass and complete the minimum number of hours required.