Film and TV Production - Grip & Rigging Technician I
This program is designed to prepare entry level workers for a job as a production assistant assigned to the Grip / Rigging Department in the film and TV/video production industry, with an emphasis in the day-to-day working environment of stage production and on-location production operation. With skills in Grip Department protocol, proficiency in industry standard equipment, operations and logistical support, knowledge of workplace and production hierarchy and the overall production business, these student will possess the skill-set to enter the highly competitive film and TV production marketplace with an advantage over their untrained counterparts.
- Major Code: FP31
- Award Level: Technical Certificate of Credit
- Location: Griffin Campus
- Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring
- Minimum Length of Program: 1 Term
- Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 18
- Submit completed application and application fee
- Be at least 16 years of age
- Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
- Meet assessment requirements
The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.
Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.
|COFC 1020||Professional Tool Use and Safety||3|
|Choose One: (Required)|
|FILM 1100||GFA Introduction to On-Set Film Production||6|
|FILM 1010||Basic Skills of Film and Television Production I AND||3|
|FILM 1020||Basic Skills for Film and Television Production II||3|
|FILM 1410||Basic Skills of Grip/Rigging for Film I||3|
|FILM 1420||Basic Skills of Grip/Rigging for Film II||3|
|FILM 1430||Basics of Dolly and Track Operations||3|
Career and Academic Planning