Explore the vital role of film grips on set and prepare to enter the motion picture industry. Training will include an overview of how grips work to support configuring the camera and lighting equipment required to execute film or television shoots with professionalism and accuracy. Instructors will also guide students through an introduction to the film and television industry, safety and workplace protocols, the application of sophisticated equipment, tools and specialized grip accessories, industry protocols and more. Students with technical aptitudes who also enjoy hard work, collaboration and working in a creative field will love this program.

Funding is available to cover the cost of training for qualified applicants. Funding eligibility is reviewed as part of the application process. The application fee for this program has been covered by grant funding. To start your application, click apply now and follow EducationPlannerBC's instructions. When you reach the review and submit screen, click the “I have an approved application fee waiver” radio button and add NIC2021MC in the Waiver Code box to have the application fee waived.

 This program is currently not available to international applicants.


Starts: December 13, 2021
Length: 11 weeks
Delivery: Blended online and in-person training for 1.5 weeks in Campbell River, Kamloops or Prince George centres.

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