Training & Events

We are striving to improve the training provision and experience of filming “on the move”. All of these are non-accredited courses currently but offer insight and knowledge sharing that Locations, Production and wider crew members may find useful. Some of these courses and events will be delivered online or in person.

Free & Online

Locations Department Job Share – Find Your Partner Online Session

Job Sharing is for everyone – not just for parents & carers. We are on a mission to open up the possibilities for all with this online “Find Your Partner” session. We will be having break out rooms with possible crew that you could work with in a job share.

Free & Online as part of BBC Bring the Drama Festival

Studio Management – What is it?

Wed 20th March 2024 (13.30). Stuart Green (Studio Manager & Assistant Location Manager) & Oliver Laurenson-Gore (Location Manager & Scout) discuss what is involved in studio management and how it differs from the role of working on Location. Free and open to all.

Free & Online as part of BBC Bring the Drama Festival

How to successfully film in London!

Mon 25th March 2024 (19.00). As one of the most beautiful and cultural cities in the world, Oliver shares his Location Manager & Film Officer experience on how to get permits and permissions for shooting in some of the most iconic places, parks, street, roads and estates.    

Practical Course

Location Routes Training Day 2024

Join us for our second in-person training day. Meet and chat with other location & production crew within the Location Routes Agency, whilst learning vital skills for your freelancing career.  Locations – Central London. Venue tbc.

Membership

Join our Talent Agency

Join our talent agency and get represented. You will instantly join a network of like-minded locations & production crew. We provide you with an online platform to share and download your CV.  Additional mentoring sessions avaliable. From as little as £20.00 for an online listing!

Online Course

1 to 1 CV Clinic & Coaching Sessions

We offer 1 to 1 CV Clinic and online coaching to get your all important CV up to scratch and helping with developing essential skills needed for the industry. Suitable for anyone new, returning to the industry or whom just needs some support.  Bursaries are avaliable.

Online Course

Understanding of filming “on the move” Course

Learn more about filming “on the move” in this 1 hour course. See examples of scenes from TV Shows & Feature Films and learn about the types of tracking vehicles and camera angles. Course led by Oliver Laurenson-Gore (Location Manager & Scout). More dates coming soon – register your interest. 

Advanced Course

Planning & managing filming “on the move” Course

This course will go through the planning  and the managing of  filming “on the move”. It will cover aspects of a script, paperwork and plans required plus managing a successful filming location including the importance of a rigging base and working with a traffic management company.

Online Masterclass

Developing an online profile for Film & TV crew

Get help in building your own personal brand online. This online course will take you through the steps to establishing your online presense, provide advice on free & low cost ways of getting noticed in a busy freelance industry. More dates coming soon.

Online Course

Introduction to Unit Management Team

A 1 hour online course covers an introduction of the roles & responsibilites of a Unit Team within Film & TV. Course covers how to find and layout a good unit & tech base and what technical vehicles to expect. Next course coming soon!

Online Course

Unit Kit Masterclass

Learn from an experienced Unit Manager about the types of kit needed for Film & TV. This includes bowsers, generators, lighting, fuel & waste management. Get some useful tips in order to create your own unit kit list and suppliers. Next course coming soon!

Online Course

Unit Manager Toolkit

This online course will go into the detail of the paperwork, movement orders (for crew, departments & suppliers), schedules and budgeting of a Unit Department within Film & TV. We will provide you with ready-made templates for you to use. Next course coming soon!