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

February 6th, 2021, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
$110 for new sign-ups 
FREE – for anyone who has taken Set Orientation online already

This will take place over Zoom

Note: This workshop is made possible thanks to the generous funding by the Canada-Manitoba Jobs Grant

To register as a first time participant of Set Orientation you can now pay online.
Just click the link here and select “Set Orientation with Terence & Reed” under Online Course Sign-Ups.

If you have already taken Set Orientation online you can e-mail or call 204-989-9669.
We can also take a credit card payment over the phone.

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

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 3 years.

REED MAKAYEV began his career as a film & television industry professional by fluke being hired as a Locations PA in 2004. Wanting to round out the on-the-job training he received working on set he attended the Film Production program at Confederation College (Thunder Bay). Upon graduating in 2007 Reed returned to Winnipeg and worked various entry-level positions in many departments before becoming a member of the Director’s Guild of Canada in 2009. Now working interchangeably as a 1st AD and 2nd AD, Reed has held the position of Vice Chair of the DGC’s Manitoba District Council since 2016 and during that same time has also increased his participation as an instructor through Film Training Manitoba

  • 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.

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.
  • Payment in full is required to secure a spot in an FTM course.

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.

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