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Set Orientation, Safety Awareness, and Respect in the Workplace Reed Makayev & Terence Fuller

August 17

10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Creative MB – 245 McDermot Ave – 4th Floor Classroom

$100 for new sign-ups
Free for anyone who has already taken Set Orientation online already.

About The Workshop

Set Orientation

  • Surviving your first days and weeks on a film set
  • Understanding the hierarchy and protocol
  • Dealing with the deal memo                                                                    

Workplace Safety

  • Understanding that Workplace Safety is everyone’s responsibility
  • Learning the employers and employees responsibilities
  • Reporting safety concerns
  • Health & safety in the workplace to prevent injury, illness, disease & death

Respectful Workplace

  • Increasing understanding of discrimination, bullying and harassment in the workplace
  • Learning the employers and employees responsibilities
  • What is your part in creating a respectful workplace

Completion of this workshop is required for DGC permittee list status which reduces your entry requirements!

About the Instructors
TERENCE FULLER is a Manitoba-based film professional with over 10 years experience in the Grip department. He started at William F. White’s shop before eventually moving to set where he worked in every position within the Grip Department, before finally working his way up to being a Key Grip. As Key Grip, he’s worked on such movies as: BEHIND THE GLASS, BACK TO CHRISTMAS, MIA, ROOM FOR RENT, and DEVIL’S GATE among others.  Terence has been in his new position as Steward with IATSE 856 for over 10 months.

REED MAKAYEV began his film career by fluke being hired as a Locations PA in 2004. He quickly made this work his primary focus and in 2005 began studying Film Production at Confederation College (Thunder Bay). After graduating he worked entry-level positions in many departments including Lighting, Grip, and Make-Up Special Effects before deciding to become an Assistant Director. Now, twelve years later, Reed works mostly as a 2nd AD and as of this year has been elected Vice-Chair of the Director’s Guild of Canada – Manitoba District Council.

Film Training Manitoba is committed to creating an inclusive and healthy workplace where participants, instructors, and staff are treated with dignity and respect. We will not tolerate any forms of harassment and reserve the right to remove any patron creating an unsafe environment.

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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, VISA and MasterCard, and debit are accepted. Our offices are located at 300 – 245 McDermot Ave, 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 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.

 

Details

Date:
August 17