Explore the crucial role of lighting crew members on set and gain fundamental skills required to develop and execute professional lighting schemes on film and TV productions. Topics covered by the program include an industry orientation, safety and site protocols, planning and coordination of work orders, applied learning with fixtures, filters, carts, stands and various applications of advanced equipment and tools. Instructors will also cover planning, set-up and takedown after each shoot. Creative, detail-focused individuals who enjoy problem-solving, teamwork and working long hours will thrive in this program. An electrical background is an asset, but not required.

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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