Third Assistant Directing / PA

Third Assistant Directing is the first step for those entering the department from a PA level.

Course Summary

  • Background Action
  • Dealing with supporting actors agencies
  • Identify different roles on set
  • What the 1st & 2nd AD expect from the 3rd
  • Understanding the production department
  • Health & Safety
  • Dealing with members of the public when on location
  • Set etiquette
  • Collaboration between departments

Please note, price shown is excluding VAT

  • Duration 3 days
  • Location Buckinghamshire
  • Price £399

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Third Assistant Directing / Crowd Master Course

This Third assistant directing / crowd  master course will cover all aspects of this key role and will has been specifically designed by some of the most experienced and accoladed assistant directors in the industry. Consequently, many of whom are responsible for the Assistant Directors we see working within the industry today.

This course is an unrivalled opportunity to learn from the best of the best. A valuable opportunity to take time out. Ask questions you may not be able to in the work place. Small class sizes can accommodate for a variety of levels.

Talk to us and tailor this opportunity to ensure that your specific needs are met. 

The British film industry is currently bigger and better than it has ever been. This is due to the amazing crews we have in the UK. Spend time on this master course learning the skills and traditions that got us here!


Who is this for?

Pro or career beginner, this Pro-level Master Course is geared to build technical knowledge and confidence to step up in your career. Professional and career beginner alike will benefit from world-class teaching delivered by veteran Assistant Directors.

For professionals already working in the industry, this is your chance to advance your Assistant Director career. For those just starting their career, this is an opportunity not to miss out on. What you will learn isn’t available via mainstream college and university courses. 

If you need financial support towards the cost of this training there are options available to you. Have a look at our Funding guide for more information. 

If you need advice on available travel and accommodation options to attend this training then have a look at our accommodation and Travel guide here. 


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