CREW Training






English : Art : Drama : Dance : Performing Arts : Digital Media: Entertainment

Design your own workshop to suit your classroom needs.

THE CREW offers a one day video production workshop in our new media facility at Miranda in Southern Sydney. Designed for year 9 - year 12 students the workshops are 'hands on' intensives taking students through the processes, techniques, technology and principles related to television and media production. 

Our studio is a multi-camera live production facility with up to 6 edit stations if required. We also have a wide range of lighting and audio equipment. The equipment student use is 'State of the Art' while also being suitable for the high school environment.

This is 'DESIGN A WORKSHOP...... Each workshop can be tailored to suit the specific needs and curriculum requirements of your class. We cater for up to 25 students per workshop with a required minimum of 15.

Topics offered include:

* Simgle camera operation * Multi camera operation * Filming a performance * Editing * Project planning and management * Video production for the HSC Major work student.* Multi track music recording * Dance for Video * Drama for video * Lighting (convensional and moving).* Presenting to camera * Sound Production * Set design * Design your own

Some typical workshop scenario include:-


an introductory workshop that provides an overview of the principles, processes and equipment used in the video production environment. The workshop has a ranger of activities to introduce the students to basic camera work, live production as well as lighting, audio, acquisition and editing.


Students take part in planning and conduction a live video shoot of a dance sequence. Session 1 sees the dance class taken through the relevant techniques and principles. In the second session students get to record their own pre - prepaired dance using the techniques learned in session 1.


Students brainstorm, rehearse and film a re-planned drama sequence. Once again the day starts of with an introduction to equipment and processes and then swings to planning and producing a short drama sequence. The dance class become the crew and selected members provide the talent for the shoot.


Students record and film a musical performance from a member /s of their team. Session 1 walks them through the process of multi-track recording, lighting and video production in general. In session 2 students brainstorm the approach to recording and filming a performance an them execute their ideas.

Call us to discuss your requirements and plan your day. Workshops run Mondays to Fridays and cost $45 per student. Min of 15 students.

Inquiries: 02 9522 8855 or email to





Video Production Intensive Workshop

Sat 29th Feb 2020 9am - 3.30pm

English, Drama, Art, Dance, Digital Media.

This workshop is designed for student planning video major works in Extension English, Drama, Visual Arts, Dance or Digital Media. It is a one day hands on intensive in the processes that give rise to the effective production of a video major work for the HSC.

* Video Production Principles * Camera Operation * Audio * Lighting * Editing * Planning a project * Pre Production * Production * Post production * iPhone production * Stress Management.

Cost : $90 GST Inc. Location: Miranda NSW

Call 02 9522 8855 email: to book you spot or to get more information.




Completing Video 101 will contribute 6 Hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 2.1.2, 2.6.2 and 6.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

Course Provider: Schools Broadcasting Australia Pty Ltd

This is a course for all teachers of the performing arts or any area of education where expression through video production can enhance the learning experience.

a hands on introduction to the technologies, techniques and principles of video production

* Camera operation * Lighting * Sound acquisition * Multi camera production

* Shot composition * Story telling * Project planning * Basic editing

* The iPhone Production * Classroom implimentation strategies

The world of video production has changed dramatically over the last few years. The quality and accessibility of technology along with changing culture of communications creates exciting possibilities for the classroom and offers new ways to engage our students in the learning process.

Schools Broadcasting Australia Pty Ltd, producers of ‘THE CREW’ on SBS Television for 20 years are now offers a one day video production workshop in our multi camera media facility at Miranda, Southern Sydney.

Participating teachers will be given the opportunity to explore the processes and possibilities for their own classrooms through participation in a range of activities and brainstorming sessions assisted by provided classroom resources.

Wed 11th March 2020, 9.00am - 3.30 pm

Cost $230

Booking or inquiries email: or contact Al Ellis Studio: 02 9522 8855 or Mob:  0402 076 866