Red River College

WRKS-9164 Film Training Starter Pack - Alumni

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Register for this affordable course bundle to start your career in administration, trades or technical roles in the film industry.  A special discount is offered to alumni - contact us to claim your discount.Film training at a glance:Up to three months available to complete the five courses Each course takes 2-3 hours to completeEach course has an open book test with 80% as the passing gradeThere is a $30 fee to retake the courseYour certificate of completion is held with Film Training Manitoba and verified by the required unionOnline course material can be accessed using the Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox web browsersThe bundle Includes:Set OrientationSet Orientation prepares you for communication and scheduling filmmaking processes and procedures.  Productions involve many people in diverse fields and crewmembers rely on set etiquette for standards of behavior, terminology, and communication between departments.LocationsGet ready to learn about the roles and responsibilities of the Locations Department.  Topics include: the implementation of logistical plans for the production unit; professional standards of conduct including maintain filming locations per contracts and monitoring the safety of cast, crew and the public.Intro to PaperMany forms and documents are used on a film or television project or "show".  This course prepares you for the standard paperwork used in production offices including: the start pack, scheduling documents, call sheets, sides, the daily production report, and accounting forms.Safety AwarenessThis course explores the potential hazards and procedures to follow in order to keep those around you safe and healthy on set.  Instruction includes the use of special protective equipment, location of first aid and emergency response equipment, and procedural information regarding reporting of unsafe or potentially dangerous conditions that could affect workers, co-workers or third parties.Propane SafetyParticipants are introduced to practical information on the safe handling of propane including the basics of proper storage, operation, and refueling of propane cylinders.  Also outlined are fire safety procedures and the uses for propane on set.The discounted course fee that appears on this page is only available to RRC alumni. If you are not an alumnus, please register using this page.

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Instructor Date Tuition
Nov. 30 2020 - Feb. 21 2021 $249.00
Dec. 14 2020 - Mar. 07 2021 $249.00
Dec. 28 2020 - Mar. 21 2021 $249.00
Jan. 11 2021 - Apr. 04 2021 $249.00