cycle 28 PA trainees doing walkie drills by the Brooklyn Navy Yard in October 2012.
“Made in NY” PA Training Program
Welcome to the “Made in NY” Production Assistant Training Program, developed in partnership between the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment and Brooklyn Workforce Innovations!
The “Made in NY” Production Assistant Training Program is designed to:
- Provide unemployed and low-income New York City residents with training and placement into entry-level positions in film and television production.
- Promote diversity within New York City's entertainment production workforce.
- Provide an additional resource as an incentive for attracting new production to New York.
To provide individuals from diverse communities with training for entry-level positions in film production and access to employers in New York City's production industry, and to teach production assistants how to work collaboratively with local communities when they shoot on location throughout the five boroughs.
For Job Seekers: Click here to learn more about how to apply for this opportunity. For Employers: Click here to learn more about hiring graduates of the program.
The “Made in NY” PA Training Program is a program of Brooklyn Workforce Innovations, a nonprofit organization, and made possible through public and private funds.
If you are interested in lending your support and expertise to the "Made in NY" PA Training Program, please forward your full name, contact telephone number, email address and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Or visit BWI's website.
PAs of the Month
Click here to read about the achievements of "Made in NY" PAs who has found success working in New York City's entertainment industry.