This tuition-free program will open the door to a career in film and television providing on-set skills including communication, protocols, film terminology, plus Motion Picture Industry Orientation, Motion Picture Safety and WHMIS certificates which are required to work on set. Gain Motion Picture Industry essential skills that will qualify you to confidently pursue employment as a Locations Production Assistant.
This training is free for qualified applicants. Funding eligibility is reviewed as part of the application process. The application fee for this program has also 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 (case sensitive) in the Waiver Code box to have the application fee waived.
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The training program at NIC really helped me get orientated with what to expect on set.
Oliver Wynden, NIC TV & Film graduate