White Light Ltd

Creative Venue Technician Apprenticeship


White Light Ltd

Training Provider:

The National College Creative Industries

Weekly wage £174.00 to £328.40
40.0 hours per week In the first six months you will be working in all the warehouse departments on rotation to gain an understanding of the equipment, its maintenance and use.
duration: 24 months
start: 30 June 2020
Advanced(level 3)
Creative Venue Technician Level 3 (A level) (apprenticeship standard)
4 positions available
16 February 2020 (application closing date)
Our apprenticeships give candidates the opportunity to be the potential future experts in these areas. Our programme enables participants to become highly trained individuals with practical experience gained in all aspects of the entertainment industry, lighting, sound and video.


  • To assist with the preparation, repair and maintenance of lighting, sound and video equipment for hire and sales contracts
  • Depending on your increasing ability you will gradually work and attend onsite events with our Events and Servicing departments or streamline into specific Technical Departments
  • You will have the opportunity work on live events and attend a work placement to ensure you cover a full range of work in operating and then striking live events
  • Daily contact would be to the Supervisors/Managers in the Warehouse departments you are attached to
  • Loading and unloading of trucks and the checking in of equipment. This gives our apprentices the grounding in our equipment and its’ maintenance and use - vital to a technical role in our industry

Future Prospects

New opportunities and a qualification gained.

Reality Check

A lot of physical, warehouse work involved.

Please be realistic about when you will be able to start with us.

Skills Required

  • None required

Qualities Required

  • An interest/passion for the industry
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Relating to others and working as a member of a team
  • Enthusiastic, willing and flexible approach
  • Maintain WL confidentiality at all times
  • To carry out your duties/responsibilities in a manner that reflects the Core Values of White Light at all times

Qualifications Required

None required. 

Training Provided

This Level 3 “Creative Venue Technician “ apprenticeship is a mixture of on the job training and 20% off the job training which has to be completed during the apprenticeship.

You will be given study time however you must also have the commitment to achieve and record the required evidence of work, written, visual and digital.

Together with the college we deliver specific training courses to achieve the necessary base skills and certification that is recognised and required in the industry. Our training provider is the National College of Creative Industries.

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