Apply for a Training in the Media and Entertainment Field

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We work with the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) to offer no-cost training programs for jobs in the media and entertainment field. With MOME, we engage employers, educational institutions, training providers, and other partners to design training programs that provide viable media and entertainment career opportunities for New Yorkers.


Media & Entertainment Training Programs

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Made in NY Post Production Training Program

The Made in NY Post Production Training Program is delivered in partnership with Brooklyn Workforce Innovations (BWI) and the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME). This program serves low-income New Yorkers and leads to jobs in the growing New York City post production industry. Students will learn the basics of industry-standard photo and video editing and visual effects software that will set them on a path for career success.

This program is currently recruiting qualified candidates remotely. Attend an upcoming information session online.

Made in NY Stagecraft Bootcamp

The Made in NY Stagecraft Bootcamp is a six-week bootcamp that introduces participants to careers in the technical theater field and equips them with key occupational skills. Participants receive ongoing supportive services and earn certifications.

The Stagecraft Bootcamp is the first part of the Theatrical Workforce Development Program (TWDP) delivered by Roundabout Theatre Company. The TWDP is a three-year program that trains participants to work as stagehands and technicians with New York City-based theater companies. After the six-week Made in NY Stagecraft Bootcamp, participants engage in 10 months of technical training and union mentorship, and gain two years of work experience with theater companies in technician jobs.

The Made in NY Stagecraft Bootcamp is delivered in partnership with the Roundabout Theatre Company, the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE), and the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME).

Applications for this program are currently closed. Please check back for more information.

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