Light Technician

Positions and controls lighting equipment for film, television or video productions or stage performances.
Training time 6 months - 2 years
Average pay $54,291
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 300

What does a Light Technician do?

  • positioning equipment, such as spotlights, floodlights and cables
  • operating lights during filming, broadcasting and stage performances

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate III in Screen and Media
Certificate IV in Live Production and Technical Services
Certificate IV in Screen and Media
Diploma of Screen and Media
Certificate II in Visual Arts