PA Certified

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
Production lingo
Production paperwork 
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
Networking strategies

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.

Sponsored By

Educational Workshops

​We believe in sharing knowledge about the film industry and do so through periodic workshops hosted by industry professionals.
Furious Films


2-Day Workshop
December 9 & 10, 2017


Smoky Hill Library (Centennial)

10 am - 4:30 pm

Lighting Services, Inc. (Littleton) 

9 am - 5:00 pm

Registration Fee: $249