PhotoVoice Connect is a new online approach to participatory photography which enables online projects to be run anywhere in the world.

We offer online training catering for different timezones throughout the year. Please check the course times carefully before you book and contact us if you have any enquires about the next training dates suitable for your timezone. We will usually be running training courses at times suitable for US west coast in March and October and for Australia in April and September. 

PhotoVoice’s Comprehensive Online Training: 27th February – 1st March 2024 – 9.30am London Time

This is an online adaptation of our comprehensive 3-day training run over a week. The hybrid learning format includes 3 interactive Zoom sessions on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday and self-paced independent learning on Tuesday afternoon and Thursday.

The training curriculum will cover the following:

  • What is participatory photography?
  • Photography as a participatory medium
  • Visual literacy
  • Workshop and project design practicalities
  • Facilitation skills
  • Ethics, informed consent and copyright
  • Understanding and working with risk
  • Creating a safe space
  • Working with text
  • Participatory editing

Training dates: 19th – 23rd February 2024
Live sessions days: via ZOOM on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Live session times: 9am – 1pm London (UTC+0) (including three ~10 minute breaks)
Independent Learning: Tuesday and Thursday (2 hours of self-paced learning including videos, reading and independent assignments)

Maximum number of participants: 8-10

Training requirements:

  • Availability to attend all live sessions in full
  • Stable internet connection
  • Computer with webcam and microphone for live sessions
  • Installation of Zoom app
  • Cameraphone for making and sharing photos

Due to the interactive nature of the course, during the Zoom live sessions we would really appreciate if you have your cameras on at all times. 

Discount Price: £475 for individuals: You can obtain an automatic discount if you sign up for one of our supporter schemes available to individuals and students. You can do this by purchasing the supporter scheme, subsequently, when you access your supporter account you will be able to purchase the training at the discounted price.

Terms and Conditions: Before proceeding with your booking, please review our terms and conditions, including our cancellation policies: Training Terms and Conditions

PhotoVoice’s Comprehensive Online Training: 11th – 15th March 2024 – 2pm London Time

This is an online adaptation of our comprehensive 3-day training run over a week. The hybrid learning format includes 3 interactive Zoom sessions on Monday, Wednesday and Friday and self-paced independent learning on Tuesday and Thursday.

The training curriculum will cover the following:

  • What is participatory photography?
  • Photography as a participatory medium
  • Visual literacy
  • Workshop and project design practicalities
  • Facilitation skills
  • Ethics, informed consent and copyright
  • Understanding and working with risk
  • Creating a safe space
  • Working with text
  • Participatory editing

Training dates: 11th – 15th March 2024
Live sessions days: via ZOOM on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Live session times: 2pm – 6pm London (UTC+0) (including three ~10 minute breaks)
Independent Learning: Tuesday and Thursday (2 hours of self-paced learning including videos, reading and independent assignments)

Maximum number of participants: 8-10

Training requirements:

  • Availability to attend all live sessions in full
  • Stable internet connection
  • Computer with webcam and microphone for live sessions
  • Installation of Zoom app
  • Cameraphone for making and sharing photos

Due to the interactive nature of the course, during the Zoom live sessions we would really appreciate if you have your cameras on at all times. 

Discount Price: £475 for individuals: You can obtain an automatic discount if you sign up for one of our supporter schemes available to individuals and students. You can do this by purchasing the supporter scheme, subsequently, when you access your supporter account you will be able to purchase the training at the discounted price.

Terms and Conditions: Before proceeding with your booking, please review our terms and conditions, including our cancellation policies: Training Terms and Conditions

PhotoVoice’s Comprehensive In-Person Training: 22nd – 24th April 2024

We are happy to announce our next 3-day in person training course. The training will be run over 3 full days at:

Hackney CVS, Adiaha Antigha Centre, 24 – 30 Dalston Lane, Hackney, London, E8 3AZ.

Both Dalston Junction and Dalston Kingsland overground stations are a short walk away.

The training curriculum will cover the following:

  • What is participatory photography?
  • Photography as a participatory medium
  • Visual literacy
  • Workshop and project design practicalities
  • Facilitation skills
  • Ethics, informed consent and copyright
  • Understanding and working with risk
  • Creating a safe space
  • Working with text
  • Participatory editing

Training dates: 22nd – 24th April 2024
Location: Hackney CVS, Adiaha Antigha Centre, 24 – 30 Dalston Lane, Hackney, London, E8 3AZ
Training Times: 10.00am – 5:30pm London time (GMT)

Maximum number of participants: 12

Training requirements:

  • Availability to attend all three days in full

Discount Price: £475 You can obtain an automatic discount if you sign up for one of our supporter schemes available to individuals and students. You can do this by purchasing the supporter scheme, subsequently, when you access your supporter account you will be able to purchase the training at the discounted price.

Terms and Conditions: Before proceeding with your booking, please review our terms and conditions, including our cancellation policies: Training Terms and Conditions

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