Swartz Bay ferry terminal features in an episode of the Netflix series MAID.
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Motion Picture Industry Orientation Course

Royal Roads University, Continuing Education
Facilitator: Kathleen Gilbert

Find out about the players and behind-the-scene workings of the film industry in this union required introductory course. Learn who’s who on the set, develop your set etiquette, and the established protocols of set safety. Explore the various jobs in the business and the realities of working in the industry. You will leave with the tools needed to decide if film is for you, and if the answer is ‘yes’, with the confidence needed to feel comfortable on your first day on set. Register directly through Royal Roads University. 

FILM 100V – Film Production Assistant Micro-Credential

This program will help you build the skills and confidence you need to kickstart a career in Film and Television, and get all the certificates you require to be ready for Day One on set. Over three weekends, you’ll meet industry professionals, learn hands-on skills, and acquire the qualifications you need to start in the film industry.  You’ll even earn a deferral of the 30-day requirement to join the Directors Guild of Canada – British Columbia Permittee Logbook Holder Program.

Three weeks to get ready for a fascinating, lifelong career.