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Fís Éireann / Screen Ireland – New Health & Safety Training Course for the Irish Screen Sector

Chris Mee Group are delighted to share the news that Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland (Screen Ireland) have unveiled their Screen Pass Course this week.

This new, online self-led health and safety training course will be available free of charge for all professionals working in the Irish screen sector.  

Screen Pass was developed on the back of the sector Health & Safety guide published in late 2021.

The Screen Pass training course was developed with input from key industry stakeholders and professionals including Karen Cummins, Health & Safety Consultant with the Chris Mee Group, representatives from Screen Guilds of Ireland and Jo Homewood, Line Producer. 

The course content covers critical topics such as:

  • promoting a safety culture
  • duties and responsibilities of employers and employees
  • hazard identification
  • risk assessments
  • personal health and wellbeing

You can register with Screen Ireland for the Screen Pass training course HERE


Related;

  • On 8th December 2021 Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland (Screen Ireland) launched a Health and Safety Guide to provide guidance on health and safety for all professionals working in film and television. The document covers the key health and safety legislation, outlines best practice, and directs users to other relevant bodies and resources, including risk assessment templates. 
  • The guide aims to promote a safer and healthier workplace environment for those working in the Irish screen sector by raising the standard of awareness around safe working practices, as well as providing practical advice for employers and crew members across all departments. It is also intended to serve as a resource for new entrants to the sector to build their confidence around safety on set.  

Read the Guide Here: Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland: Irish Film & Television Health & Safety Guide


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