Registration Open for Production Assistant Boot Camp

Registration Open for Production Assistant Boot Camp

IMG_7236Would you like the opportunity to learn the skills needed to work on a motion picture or television set?  In Connecticut’s growing film industry, production assistants are the most sought-after entry level position in this exciting field.

This intensive 32-hour “Boot Camp” is an ideal way to learn the skills required to get your foot in the door of the film or television industry. The course teaches terminology, production organization and personnel, set etiquette and operations, radio communications, production office procedures, and understanding the various production forms, including call sheets and production reports. Students will participate in mock-training exercises and learn all the basics about this position (including resume and job search tips, as well as job interview techniques). Taught by an experienced Assistant Director who is a member of the Directors Guild of America. The required textbook can be purchased for approximately $10 through the MxCC bookstore. Prerequisite: High-school diploma. Cost: $499.

Middlesex Community College, 100 Training Hill Road, Middletown
Dates: June 8-June 29, 2013
Day: 4 Saturdays
Times: 8:30AM – 5:00PM (1/2-hour lunch)

To register, click here. For course information contact Richard Lenoce, director of the Center for New Media at rlenoce@mxcc.edu or (860) 343-5796.

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About the Center

Middlesex Community College's Center for New Media is located in Middletown, CT.

The CNM offers innovative associate degrees in broadcast-cinema, graphic design, multimedia, and communication, as well as certificate programs in areas such as interactive entertainment, gaming, 3D animation, new media production, news and sports production, corporate media and web design.

We are a designated Center for Excellence in broadcast education and we prepare our students for jobs in the growing field of new media with a hands-on education.

Learn more about programs at MxCC's Center for New Media at www.mxcc.edu/cnm.

This project was funded by a grant awarded under the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) Grant, as implemented by the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration.