Toronto, ON. CANADA, January 27, 2021 – Starting in December 2020, Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies students at Nottingham Trent University, UK are learning up-to-the-moment skills in design and emerging technologies as part of a new partnership with CAST.
Augmenting state-of-the-art facilities at Confetti, CAST is providing students an enhanced learning environment with training on BlackTrax (Real-Time Tracking) and wysiwyg Perform Educational licenses for all students. To ensure students can stay on track and accelerate toward their degree goals, whether attending on campus, remotely or in a hybrid model, students further benefit from access to official CAST online certified training courses.
“It’s a fabulous opportunity for our Live and Technical Events students at the Nottingham Trent University on the Confetti campus, to get their hands on the latest technology while receiving top-class training and support provided by the CAST team.” – Andy Atkin, Adv Stage & Lighting Technologies Module Leader
Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies offers courses at varying levels to suit a range of academic abilities and technical passions and their Creative Quarter campus is home to the very best technology, studios and equipment, industry-connected tutors and over 2000 passionate and committed students. Confetti’s graduates go on to careers in music, gaming, TV, film, live events, graphic design and many more.
“Confetti and CAST share a commitment not only to bring forward new generations of live events professionals, but also to ensure their full command of technology that will advance the impact and reach of their ideas and stories. This Partnership aims to make sure students receive the best, the most relevant and the most inspiring creative industry education and training making dream jobs, real jobs.” Stuart Green, VP, Education and Community, CAST Group of Companies Inc.
To learn more about the Live & Technical Events program at Confetti, you can check out their website here: https://confetti.ac.uk/courses/bsc-hons-live-and-technical-events/
To learn more about the Educational Program offered by CAST, see here: https://cast-soft.com/educational-program/
More About CAST Group of Companies Inc.
Established in 1994, Toronto Canadian-based software and hardware developer, CAST Software is a member of the CAST Group of Companies Inc. CAST Software serves its core markets in entertainment production, special events and meetings.CAST’s award-winning flagship software products are wysiwyg – lighting design and previsualization suite, and Vivien – Event Designer and the new real-time tracking technology, BlackTrax.
All products are designed and created in-house and supported by an established global distribution and re-seller network.