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Mon Jan 01, 2018 - Tue Jan 09, 2018
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Launch your TV & Film Crew Career at NIC

Choose from four in demand careers within one of BC's fastest growing industries. 

Length: 3-4 weeks per course, full time.
Cost: $275/ course

Production Assistant Training 
Campbell River: Oct 10 -30 | Port Alberni: Nov 6-27
Gain essential skills and industry knowledge needed to pursue entry-level employment as a production assistant. Preference will be given to applicants with Aboriginal ancestry.
Instructors: Mark Voyce, Location Manager and Donna Hains, Human Resource Specialist

Lighting Film Training
Campbell River: Nov 14-Dec 11 | Port Alberni: Jan 8-Feb 2
Learn to plan, develop and execute lighting schemes to support film and TV shots. This training is well suited to individuals who have completed the electrical foundation program and individuals who are ready to diversify their careers.
Instructor: John Helme, Gaffer/Chief Lighting Technician

Grip Film Training
Campbell River: Nov 14-Dec 11 | Port Alberni: Jan 8-Feb 2
Learn how to configure camera and lighting equipment to get the perfect shot, understand industry protocols and execute professional shots. This program is well suited to individuals who enjoy hard work, have a technical aptitude and desire to work in the creative industries.
Instructor: Jeff Smith, Key Grip

Carpentry and Set Construction Training
Campbell River: Nov 14-Dec 11 | Port Alberni: Jan 8-Feb 2
Learn about the materials and requirements to design, build and take down sets. This training is well suited to individuals who have completed the Carpentry Foundation program and who are ready to diversify their careers.
Instructor: Hal Keown, Journeyman Carpenter and Master Craftsman, Set Construction Coordinator and Foreman

To request a training application package, email filmtraining@nic.bc.ca
All communications for this training are via email and will be answered within 24 hours.