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M-SERIES TRAINING SCHEDULE 2017

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DURBAN 2017
BASIC AND ADVANCED 2 DAY COURSE

Date: 21 - 22 February 2017
Venue: Units 6, 80 Rinaldo Road, Glen Anil, Durban North
Lunch and Refreshments will be provided  (kindly advise special dietary requirements)
For KZN Durban bookings, please contact 011 770 9800 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

COURSE FEE
R 900.00 ex vat

CAPE TOWN 2017
BASIC AND ADVANCED 2 DAY COURSE

Date : 28 February - 1 March 2017
Venue : Canal Walk Shopping Mall, Century Boulevard, Auditorium
Lunch and Refreshments will be provided  (kindly advise special dietary requirements)
For Cape Town bookings, please contact 011 770 9800 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

COURSE FEE
R 900.00 ex vat

JOHANNESBURG 2017
BASIC AND ADVANCED 2 DAY COURSE

Course Dates :

Due to demand, we will host another M-series Training session on
9 - 10  March 2017

7 - 8  March 2017 (Sold Out)

Venue : 33 Lily Avenue , Northcliff Johannesburg
Lunch and Refreshments will be provided  (kindly advise special dietary requirements)
For Johannesburg bookings, please contact 011 770 9800 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS COURSE
Please bring a laptop with Window 7 Professional or higher and latest version of M-Series software installed.

COURSE FEE
R 900.00 ex vat

INTRODUCTION TO M-SERIES OUTLINE - DAY 1

  • Installation of the software
  • Connection to MSD demo
  • Start - up interface
  • Menu description
  • Description of each window
  • Building custom layout
  • Edit patch – patching using command line
  • Add and patching fixtures using task button
  • Renumbering fixtures
  • Naming fixtures
  • Modifying patch
  • Inverting pan and tilt
  • Deleting fixtures
  • Description of each and every button on the console interface
  • Presenting programming mind-set

LUNCH

  • Creating groups – naming group
  • Moving groups
  • Selecting groups methods
  • Creating pre-sets
  • Introduction to the parameter / base control
  • Recording a cue
  • Description of the different playbacks and qualities
  • Creating cue-list
  • Creating sub master

ADVANCED COURSE TO M-SERIES OUTLINE - DAY 2

  • Cloning fixtures
  • Soft patching
  • Introduction to the effects engine
  • Creating motion
  • Fanning
  • Creating intensity effects
  • Description of the rate and its effects
  • Generating effective cue list and playback systems
  • Creating an override
  • Creating a chase
  • Introduction to playback buttons

LUNCH

  • Description of time code smpte module and cue list
  • Triggering Macros

TASKS

  • Build a show file with 20 cues
  • Triggering chases, cues and sub masters
  • Busking tools and techniques

NOTE:

  • Students are required to bring their laptop or console for the training to occur
  • 10 Seats available per session
  • Training will include msd visualizer connected to console or laptop for control
  • Lunch will be provided, so please send your dietary requirements when booking

CANCELLATION AND RESCHEDULE POLICY FOR TRAINING:

  • Substitutions of attendee's may be made at any time before the course
  • Cancellation or reschedule requests must be received in writing prior to course commencing
  • Cancellations made 5 business days or less prior to course commencing, or failure to appear for course will result in forfeiture of the course fee

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