RBC Scholarship Awarded to FTM’s Program Manager Adam Smoluk

Congratulations go out to FTM’s Program Manager Adam Smoluk, who has been awarded a RBC scholarship to attend governance training with the Rotman School of Management and the Institute of Corporate Directors.  A limited number of these scholarships are awarded annually. “FTM staff members continually undertake training to ensure we can in turn provide world-class training for […]

WORKSHOP: Industry Safety Session

NOTE:  The Film Industry Safety Session that had been scheduled for Thursday, May 12th has been moved to these two session options below. SAFE Committee Basics presented by    Two upcoming session options: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016  |  8:30 AM – 4:00 PM Friday, May 13th, 2016  |  8:30 AM – 4:00 PM Prevention Training Room, 16th floor, 363 Broadway FREE This interactive […]

MASTER SERIES WORKSHOP: One-on-One with Producer Jamie Brown

Saturday, May 14th, 2016 / Sunday, May 15th, 2016 Red River College – Princess Street Campus, 160 Princess St. | Room W411 $65 During one of the two days, each participant will receive an individual 45-minute, one-on-one session with senior film & television producer Jamie Brown of Frantic Films. Participants should come prepared to discuss […]

Safety and Health Guidelines for the Film Industry

April 12, 2016  *FREE* FILM INDUSTRY SAFETY SERIES   Crew Training and Q&A Session: Safety and Health Guidelines for the Manitoba Media Production Industry   presented by  Jack Slessor, SAFE Work Consultant  Darren James, Workplace Safety and Health Branch Officer FREE Two session options (*Please note the different locations for each session.) Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 | […]

SAFE Work MB offering free PREVENTION WORKSHOPS throughout the year!

FTM’s safety workshop partner – SAFE Work Manitoba – is offering a number of on-going, in-class prevention workshops for all industries. We recommend these basic prevention workshops to all workers in the Manitoba film and television community.   You can register for these workshops, free of charge, through SAFE Work Manitoba. Please see the bottom of this posting for the link to […]

Traffic Awareness for the Film Industry

This course will familiarize participants with the provincial laws governing traffic control. Traffic Awareness deals with the understanding of who is responsible for establishing traffic control on a film set, the duties regarding flagging on set, the dress and… Find out more »  

Safety and Health Guidelines for the Film Industry

SAFE Work Consultant, Jack Slessor, and Workplace Safety and Health Branch Officer, Darren James will be conducting an industry session on workplace safety, and health legislative rights and… Find out more »

Intro to the Transportation Department

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… Find out more »  

Wishing You and Yours the Best of the Season!

Thank you for making 2015 a great year for training in the Manitoba filmmaking industry. We’re in the midst of planning our upcoming year and we hope you’ll be a part of it too! And remember – right now is community survey time and we’d love to know how FTM can help you accelerate your […]

WORKSHOP: TV Writing from Concept to Production

During this three-day writing workshop, participants will work with veteran, Gemini Award-winning screenwriter Jordan Wheeler, who will share his knowledge on the craft of storytelling, screenwriting, development of story structure, characters, co-writing and re-writing skills, and… Find out more »