Academic Training

PhotoVoice is a UK based charity that uses ethical photography to promote positive social change.
Academic or Institutional Training

PhotoVoice can provide training courses within institutions and organisations worldwide delivered either in person or online. Using our standard curriculum, the 1-day or 3-day training course, whether in person or online, will cover a variety of topics related to the key concepts of participatory photography, including ethics, visual literacy, working with cameras, and designing your own participatory project.

Courses are available for up to 12 attendees in person, held at a venue of your choice and up to 10 attendees for online courses. Please note that for in person training the commissioning institution is responsible for securing a suitable venue, including where possible AV equipment (projector and screen).

Two curriculums are available:
1-day training (In person or Online)

The course covers:

  • Photography as a participatory medium
  • Introducing Visual Literacy
  • Photo dialogues
  • Using the cameras
  • Working with text
  • Risk, copyright, and informed consent
3-day training (In person or Online)

The course covers:

  • 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
Prices:
1-day training (In person or Online)

PhotoVoice Organisational Supporter: £1500 + VAT

Standard rate: £1750 + VAT

Please note for in person delivery that all travel and subsistence rates will be in addition to the training fee above.

3-day training (In person or Online)

PhotoVoice Organisational Supporter: £4000 + VAT

Standard rate: £5000 + VAT

Please note that for in person delivery all travel and subsistence rates will be in addition to the training fee above.

Get in touch

If you would like to enquire about PhotoVoice delivering a course within your institution or organisation, please complete the below form: