Technical Theatre

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus, Cumbernauld Campus, Broadwood Campus, Kirkintilloch Campus, Coatbridge Campus, Hamilton Campus


The NC Technical Theatre course at New College Lanarkshire is designed to develop your practical technical theatre skills through specifically tailored classes providing a realistic experience in theatre production. It places an emphasis on developing communication, problem solving, decision making and other transferable skills through hands-on experience working on the college’s 17 public productions throughout the academic year. Delivered by highly accomplished, professional theatre practitioners, this course is an excellent introduction to the technical theatre industry and is designed as the first step in your training.

Entry Requirements

Successful applicants will be asked to attend a short interview. Although some experience in technical theatre or related is preferable, applications are welcome from anyone with a keen interest in all aspects of stage, screen and radio production (more information on application).

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Performing Arts

SCQF Level


Career Area

Performing Arts