Please complete the wait list signup form at the bottom of this page to be notified when the next MPIO course is scheduled. The cost of this one-day course is $75 plus GST and once taken you can complete the online exam to receive your certification for an additional $50 plus GST.
Mastermind Studios and the Thompson-Nicola Film Commission have partnered to offer the Motion Picture Industry Orientation Course, which is required by all BC Film Unions.
The course is taught from a motion picture production perspective, to inform students about the state of BC’s motion picture industry, jobs and skills required in the industry, the nature of the film industry, on-set operations, terminology and protocol, lifestyle, on-set and personal safety, safe working conditions & best practices in set sustainability, in order for students to make informed decisions before and after entering the motion picture industry.
Watch the video to learn more and hear what others have had to say about this program.