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Intro to the Transportation Department

February 27, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


in partnership with William F. WhiteUntitled


Saturday, February 27th  |  10 am – 4 pm

William F. White  |  2073 Logan Ave, Unit 1




Film Training Manitoba (FTM) is pleased to present this one-day introductory workshop in which participants will receive hands-on training on the functions and safe workflow of the Transportation department in the film industry.


Topics to be covered will include:

  • practical basics of power distribution
  • power safety
  • safe step-by-step set-up and takedown of equipment
  • department chain of command
  • differences between transport personnel and electrics


Instructors will also conduct a review of Set Orientation.

During the afternoon, participants will take part in a hands-on set-up of all applicable equipment and materials.



Pat Martin (Transportation Department)

Corey Walker (Transportation Department)

Nicolas Phillips (Lighting Department)



Film Training Manitoba Course Registration Policy

  • Participants must be 18 years of age or older to register and attend the course.
  • Participants must register in advance of the course. No drop-ins.
  • Registration is on a first come, first served basis – unless otherwise specified. Enrollment may be limited.
  • Registration for all courses, including weekend workshops, must be done between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday (except holidays).
  • All registrations must be received and confirmed in-person or by telephone with an FTM staff member during office hours. We do not confirm or accept registrations via email.
  • Payment in full is required to secure a spot in an FTM course.

Course Registration

Registration can be done in one of two ways:

In Person – cash, cheque, VISA and MasterCard, and debit are accepted. (Please make cheques payable to Film Training Manitoba.) Our offices are located at 100 – 62 Albert Street, in Winnipeg’s Exchange District. We are open to the public Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

By Phone – VISA and MasterCard (credit & debit) only. Registrations are accepted via the main line at 204-989-9669. *We do not confirm or accept registrations via email.

Cancellation Policy 

  • Participants must cancel up to 4 full business days prior to the course start date to receive an 80% refund.
  • No refund will be given to participants who cancel within 4 full business days before the course start date, or if they do not attend the course.
  • Film Training Manitoba reserves the right to cancel, or postpone, any course where a minimum registration level has not been met. Participants registered for a course that is canceled will receive a full refund.


Breaks and refreshments

Lunch will be included.


February 27, 2016
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Film Training Manitoba


William F. White Inc.
2073 Logan Ave., Unit 11
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2R 0J1 Canada
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