Lighting Technician Alternative titles: Technical Director, Lighting Designer

$20.90/h Average Salary
Job Prospects

What are the main duties?

  • Design, prepare and execute luminous environments for the stage (theatre, dance, etc.), events, television, movies, videos and different exhibits.
  • Collaborate with stage directors, directors, production assistants, props people, set designers and other members of creative team.
  • Install and set up spotlights.
  • Program different light settings on a console
  • Relay instructions to stage technicians.
  • Manage transportation during shows and tours.

Is it right for you?

  • You are creative, meticulous and good with your hands.
  • You enjoy teamwork.
  • You are not afraid of working high up and in uncomfortable positions.

Have you thought about...


Théâtre-production Program available in French only

Where is this program being offered?
regions quebec Chaudière - AppalachesMontérégie and Montréal
Job Placement Rate
80% Job Placement Rate
20% % who pursue further education
Duration of training 3030h
33 months
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Want more info? Program details