Dimensional Stunt School in Cape Town

Dimensional Stunt School is the premiere educator for the professional Stunt Training as well as Business aspects of stunts - and has been doing so since it began offering courses in 2002. We have created the definitive guideline for pursuing a career in the stunt industry through years of trial and error from some of South Africa's s top stunt professionals. We offer an unprecedented opportunity to jump start the learners� career by teaching the proven short cuts and proper procedures to effectively pursue a professional stunt career locally and abroad. The Founder of Dimensional Stunt School: Sensei Ndlovu has been a professional South African Stuntman and Stunt Coordinator for over 15 years. To date Sensei has worked in over 64 film productions, including features, Television series and commercials as an Actor, Stunt Performer, Dance and fight Choreographer, Stunt Coordinator , He has appeared in a multitude of blockbuster movies such as �Lord of War� (featuring Nicolas Cage), �King Solomon�s Mines� (with Patrick Swayze), �Forgiveness� (with Arnold Vosloo), �Boesman and Lena� (Danny Glover and Angela Bassett), �Pirates of the Plains� (Tim Curry), �The Diamond Hunters� (Sean Patrick Flannery), �The Piano Player� (Christopher Lambert and Dennis Hopper), �Backstage� and �The Professionals C15�, a British Drama series. The other work includes �Goodbye Bafana� � Based on the memoirs of Nelson Mandela's prison guard featuring Dennis Haysbert. �Spoon� (a look at the effects of crime on the people of South Africa), produced by Anant Singh. What are Dimensional Stunt School qualifications? WE�RE PROUD TO BE: * The 1st and only accredited Stunt Training Institution on the African Continent; *Conduct courses that are aligned with the registered NQF unit standards; *Employ facilitators who are Accredited Assessors; *Offer the highest quality of stunt training in Africa, in keeping with the international health and safety standards; *Represent trained and other physical performers by providing access to the film and television industry through the D.S.S Xtreme Talent Agency; *Contribute to the growth and diversity of stunt skills both locally and abroad. Our experienced facilitators has over 2 decades combined experience teaching Safety & Teamwork around stunts, Stunt acting /performing & Special effects, On-set behaviour and etiquette, Falls, tumbles & landings, Fights - traditional, martial arts & groups, Weapons - blades, clubs &other, Firearms, explosives & burns, Climbing & abseiling . The NQF level 4 Foundation Stunt Training Course. This is a 3-months (12weeks) full time course consisting of 6 Unit standards, each containing several components appropriate to the needs of the Stunt and the Film Industry. Covering knowledge (theory) and skill (practical) aspects of the Stunt business. The NQF level 4 Foundation Stunt Training Course is the most comprehensive stunt training course available THE FOLLOWING REGISTERED UNIT STANDARDS ARE PART OF COURSE: *Perform stunts for film, television, video and live events *Demonstrate understanding of the implementation of occupational health, safety and environmental legislation in the work place *Select areas of specialisation in film, television and video production *Work as a project team member *Prioritise time and work for self and team (new) *Negotiate an agreement or deal in an authentic work situation Graduates receive: *The NQF Level 4 certification and a unique accreditation number towards further education within the stunt industry. * A DVD of their reel and a CD of high-resolution still photos taken during the course. All photos and video are for the learners to use in any way they like *Lastly they receive a non -tangible exceptional, inspiring and highly professional training experience to serve as a strong foundation for their ongoing development of their skills and future work prospects.

  • Stunt Coordinators

    Our Stunt coordinators are more than your typical, fly by night, crash and burn stunt team. We create most exciting and effective action sequences in a realistic and safest ways possible
  • Fight Choreographers

    We have highly trained fight choreographers for both stage combat as well as for Film and Television sequences. We train actors to provide true character portrayals, along with technical support, research and planning
  • Second Unit Directors

    The fact that Second Unit Directors will direct chalenging sequences, especially in action movies, which often feature many shots with car chases, explosions, and special effects, but ver little dialogue if at all. For this reason, our second unit directors are former or still stunt coordinators. Our Second Unit Directors are highly trained, skilled professionals who believe there is no challenge that can't be overcome or any idea that can't be accomplished
  • Stunt Performers

    We have accredited, highly trained and professional stunt performers for quality assurance. Our experienced stunt team can perform falls, tumbles, fights, horse stunts, car stunts, burns, water stunts, wire work and much more
  • Martial Artists

    We can provide you with martial artists for your martial arts film, stage combat or action film characterized by extensive fighting scenes employing various types of martial arts. Martial arts film stars can be classified into two types: genuine martial artists who pursued a filming career, versus regular actors who performed in martial arts film under the directions of fight choreographers and stunt coordinators
  • Dance Choreographers

    Our multi- Award winning choreographers have extensive choreographic experience in a variety of settings, including film and stage choreography. They have choreographed genres such as musical productions, hip hop, African dance, contemporary, tap, jazz, and other popular kinds of dance
  • Tailor made services

    At Dimensional Stunt School we can offer you a series of professional services. We strongly believe that creativity coupled with knowledge, experience and this can-do attitude is the key to our success. As we tailor our services to your needs


Dimensional Stunt School

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