Gain essential skills and industry knowledge as you learn about becoming a behind-the-scenes crew member. Study one of four streams of filmmaking: production assistant, lighting technician, set grip and carpentry and set production. You will learn from instructors who work in the industry and forge new connections to get you started in a new career.
Learn more about the NIC's new Motion Picture Production Assistant Micro-credential, starting in February.
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The enthusiasm from the instructors, the knowledge that they’re passing on and all the hands-on experience we’re getting exceeded my expectations. They bring a lot of knowledge from actual industry experience. You can’t get that anywhere else.
Misko Valent, NIC Film Lighting grad