PART-TIME | WINNIPEG LOCATIONS FILMP-NA Film Training Manitoba

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Overview

Red River College is pleased to partner with Film Training Manitoba to help Manitobans get involved in this exciting and growing industry. Crew positions in the film industry are unionized and for membership in the MB film unions, completion of these courses is required.

Register for this affordable course bundle to start your career in administration, trades or technical roles in the film industry. A special discount is offered to alumni – contact us to claim your discount at rrc.ca/part-time/contact/.

Courses and Descriptions

(Click the course name to view the description of the course)
Year 1
Term 1Credit Hours
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
In addition to Transfer of Credit from a recognized post secondary institution, other RPL processes are available for RPL courses. Click here for more information. For courses with no RPL, please check www.rrc.ca/rpl for additional contact information.
WRKS-9163Film Training Starter Pack
More Information

Register for this affordable course bundle to start your career in administration, trades or technical roles in the film industry.  A special discount is offered to alumni - contact us to claim your discount.

Film training at a glance:

  • Up to three months available to complete the five courses 
  • Each course takes 2-3 hours to complete
  • Each course has an open book test with 80% as the passing grade
  • There is a $30 fee to retake the course
  • Your certificate of completion is held with Film Training Manitoba and verified by the required union
  • Online course material can be accessed using the Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox web browsers
The bundle Includes:

Set Orientation
Set Orientation prepares you for communication and scheduling filmmaking processes and procedures.  Productions involve many people in diverse fields and crewmembers rely on set etiquette for standards of behavior, terminology, and communication between departments.

Locations
Get ready to learn about the roles and responsibilities of the Locations Department.  Topics include: the implementation of logistical plans for the production unit; professional standards of conduct including maintain filming locations per contracts and monitoring the safety of cast, crew and the public.

Intro to Paper
Many forms and documents are used on a film or television project or "show".  This course prepares you for the standard paperwork used in production offices including: the start pack, scheduling documents, call sheets, sides, the daily production report, and accounting forms.

Safety Awareness
This course explores the potential hazards and procedures to follow in order to keep those around you safe and healthy on set.  Instruction includes the use of special protective equipment, location of first aid and emergency response equipment, and procedural information regarding reporting of unsafe or potentially dangerous conditions that could affect workers, co-workers or third parties.

Propane Safety
Participants are introduced to practical information on the safe handling of propane including the basics of proper storage, operation, and refueling of propane cylinders.  Also outlined are fire safety procedures and the uses for propane on set.

RRC alumni qualify for a $20 discount. View alumni pricing.

WRKS-9164Film Training Starter Pack - Alumni
More Information

Register for this affordable course bundle to start your career in administration, trades or technical roles in the film industry.  A special discount is offered to alumni - contact us to claim your discount.

Film training at a glance:

  • Up to three months available to complete the five courses 
  • Each course takes 2-3 hours to complete
  • Each course has an open book test with 80% as the passing grade
  • There is a $30 fee to retake the course
  • Your certificate of completion is held with Film Training Manitoba and verified by the required union
  • Online course material can be accessed using the Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox web browsers
The bundle Includes:

Set Orientation
Set Orientation prepares you for communication and scheduling filmmaking processes and procedures.  Productions involve many people in diverse fields and crewmembers rely on set etiquette for standards of behavior, terminology, and communication between departments.

Locations
Get ready to learn about the roles and responsibilities of the Locations Department.  Topics include: the implementation of logistical plans for the production unit; professional standards of conduct including maintain filming locations per contracts and monitoring the safety of cast, crew and the public.

Intro to Paper
Many forms and documents are used on a film or television project or "show".  This course prepares you for the standard paperwork used in production offices including: the start pack, scheduling documents, call sheets, sides, the daily production report, and accounting forms.

Safety Awareness
This course explores the potential hazards and procedures to follow in order to keep those around you safe and healthy on set.  Instruction includes the use of special protective equipment, location of first aid and emergency response equipment, and procedural information regarding reporting of unsafe or potentially dangerous conditions that could affect workers, co-workers or third parties.

Propane Safety
Participants are introduced to practical information on the safe handling of propane including the basics of proper storage, operation, and refueling of propane cylinders.  Also outlined are fire safety procedures and the uses for propane on set.

The discounted course fee that appears on this page is only available to RRC alumni. If you are not an alumnus, please register using this page.

Beginning September 1, 2018: students enrolling in Online Education courses will be required to purchase textbooks and materials at participating Campus stores or online. To review booklists and purchase textbooks, please visit bookstore.rrc.ca.

Student booklists will be available approximately 3 weeks prior to scheduled course start dates. Please ensure materials are purchased in advance, to be available for the start date.


Click the "More Info" link beside the course's name to view the description of the course.

Course Dates and Fees

2020 Fall Term - Distance Education
WRKS-9163 Film Training Starter Packmore info
Location: Off Campus
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Nov 02, 20 - Jan 24, 21TBA208554$270
Nov 16, 20 - Feb 07, 21TBA208555$270
Nov 30, 20 - Feb 21, 21TBA208557$270
Dec 14, 20 - Mar 07, 21TBA208581$270
Dec 28, 20 - Mar 21, 21TBA208582$270
Location: Off Campus
Dates
Nov 02, 20 - Jan 24, 21
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
208554
Cost
$270
Dates
Nov 16, 20 - Feb 07, 21
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
208555
Cost
$270
Dates
Nov 30, 20 - Feb 21, 21
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
208557
Cost
$270
Dates
Dec 14, 20 - Mar 07, 21
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
208581
Cost
$270
Dates
Dec 28, 20 - Mar 21, 21
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
208582
Cost
$270
WRKS-9164 Film Training Starter Pack - Alumnimore info
Location: Off Campus
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Nov 02, 20 - Jan 24, 21TBA208766$249
Nov 16, 20 - Feb 07, 21TBA208768$249
Nov 30, 20 - Feb 21, 21TBA208769$249
Dec 14, 20 - Mar 07, 21TBA208770$249
Dec 28, 20 - Mar 21, 21TBA208771$249
Location: Off Campus
Dates
Nov 02, 20 - Jan 24, 21
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
208766
Cost
$249
Dates
Nov 16, 20 - Feb 07, 21
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
208768
Cost
$249
Dates
Nov 30, 20 - Feb 21, 21
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
208769
Cost
$249
Dates
Dec 14, 20 - Mar 07, 21
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
208770
Cost
$249
Dates
Dec 28, 20 - Mar 21, 21
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
208771
Cost
$249

2021 Winter Term - Distance Education
WRKS-9163 Film Training Starter Packmore info
Location: Off Campus
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 11, 21 - Apr 04, 21TBA208583$270
Location: Off Campus
Dates
Jan 11, 21 - Apr 04, 21
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
208583
Cost
$270
WRKS-9164 Film Training Starter Pack - Alumnimore info
Location: Off Campus
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 11, 21 - Apr 04, 21TBA208778$249
Location: Off Campus
Dates
Jan 11, 21 - Apr 04, 21
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
208778
Cost
$249

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process which documents and compares an individual's prior learning gained from prior education, work and life experiences and personal study to the learning outcomes in College courses/programs. For more information, please visit www.rrc.ca/rpl.

Graduate Employment Report

Red River College surveys its graduates on an annual basis to collect data related to the graduates’ employment status, salary, occupation and skill use. In addition, graduates are asked to indicate their level of satisfaction regarding the education they received at Red River College.

Visit www.rrc.ca/numbers/reports/graduate-satisfaction for graduate satisfaction and employment reports.

How to Register

For information on how to register for courses in this program, follow the link below.

www.rrc.ca/part-time/registration/

Student Evaluation of Program

Every year Red River College surveys students, in all full-time programs, to learn more about their college experience. The questionnaire includes questions about students’ experiences with College programs, facilities, and services offered.

Visit www.rrc.ca/numbers/reports/student-evaluation-of-program for student evaluation of program reports.

College Support Services

Red River College is committed to student success and provides valuable support services to assist in helping students make the most of their time at RRC.

Visit www.rrc.ca/supports for more information.

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