PA Certified is an intensive 2-day workshop for the recent graduate or entry level production assistant who wants to get started in film or video production. The workshop is led by Vincent Gonzales, Directors Guild of America (DGA) Assistant Director, who will teach you how to get to know your way around a film production set, understand basic job responsibilities, production lingo and paperwork. Get hands on experience using the equipment you’ll need to know. Learn how to work with the cast and the public. Get input on what makes a stand out resume and tips on how to land your first production gig.
You will learn:
Basic job responsibilities
Industry unions and what positions they cover
Tools and equipment you’re expected to know
Grip/Electric equipment demos
Proper etiquette when working with the cast, crew and the public
Key points for a winning resume
Two days of instruction and hands on training
Plenty of opportunity to ask questions and receive personal guidance
A production paperwork binder
Entry into Set-Ready Invitation Only Facebook page
Invitations to future exclusive networking events for Set-Ready participants
Take the next step toward making your dream of working on a feature or TV show become reality. Enroll in the PA Certified workshop today.
Advanced purchase required. Space is limited. Participants must be 18 or older.
"Awesome. Love the hands on scenario in the studio. I didn’t feel pressured or scared. Vince you gave great feedback. Approachable. "
"As someone who had no previous experience with film/TV workshops, I had no idea what to expect of the course. Vince’s class went well above and beyond my expectations and was incredibly fun."
"Definitely feel like I got my money’s worth and would make an ROI from this course."
"Vince was an excellent instructor who engaged the class through his positive and charismatic attitude."
"The games were fun and kept it really engaging. The information was presented extremely clearly."
"Instructors were some of the best. I learned so much in such a small span of time."
"Loved it! Had so much fun. Thank you for offering this!"
"Learned tons. The mock set was awesome. I'm more comfortable with all because of that."
"Vincent was excellent at delivering the material and made it easy to understand."
"I couldn't have asked for better!"
We believe in sharing knowledge about the film industry and do so through periodic workshops hosted by industry professionals.
December 16 & 17, 2017
Smoky Hill Library (Centennial)
10 am - 4:30 pm
Lighting Services, Inc. (Littleton)
9 am - 5:00 pm
Registration Fee: $249