Whether You're Just Starting Out Or Continuing Down Your Career Highway...
Students come to VFS with many interests and diverse needs. Our schedule of workshops may have something perfect for you. All workshops are taught by industry professionals, in a studio environment, and embody the same results-based commitment as our full-time programs. Come to VFS to practice, to perform, and to pursue your path to the entertainment industry.
Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Location: VFS Main Theatre, 420 Homer Street
Program Tuition: $150
Program Code: WMS
Max Students: 40
This course has been developed as an introductory awareness and education program for those wanting to work in the film industry. It will offer insight into how the industry works, encourage self-awareness for suitability, outline the screening process for entry-level positions, and provide functional skills.
Participants will receive: information on the structure of the industry and the diverse jobs within it; the stages of production, training and certification; set terminology; basic safety; code of conduct and behaviour on set; and BC contact information.
Most of the film labour organizations in British Columbia require completion of this course as a prerequisite for work. Please note that this course is offered as an educational tool and does not guarantee employment.