Every word counts

Do you want to train as a captioner?

Captioner Training Monday 14 - Wednesday 16 May | Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh | Attendance by successful application


Are you interested in making theatre and live performance accessible to audiences who are d/Deaf, deafened or hard of hearing?

In response to an identified need for more trained captioners in Scotland, Federation of Scottish Theatre and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society are partnering to offer four subsidised training places for potential freelance captioners in Scotland, with Stagetext supplying a trainer for the course.

Who should attend?

Applications are open to individuals who are committed to a career in captioning. They are looking to recruit participans from across Scotland to ensure coverage around the country.

To find out full details of the training course visit the Scottish Theatre website.


The Arts Council
The Arts Council
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