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WHAT IS THE
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR TRAINING PROGRAM?

The Assistant Directors Training Program recruits a diverse group of applicants from across the United States and provides selected candidates with education, training and paid experience in professional settings, facilitating their development into successful Assistant Directors. The Training Program’s ultimate goal is to provide the Directors Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion Picture & Television Producers with Assistant Directors of the highest quality and professionalism. Upon completion of the Program, graduates are qualified to join the DGA (Directors Guild of America) as Second Assistant Directors.

OFFICE HOURS

Monday: 9:00am to 5:30pm

Tuesday: 9:00am to 5:30pm

Wednesday: 9:00am to 5:30pm

Thursday: 9:00am to 5:30pm

Friday: 9:00am to 5:30pm

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update as of 11/10/2021:

DGPTP staff will continue to work remotely during our normal business hours. 

We ask that all inquiries be emailed to us at mail@dgptp.com, as it is checked most frequently. We appreciate your understanding and patience as this may cause a delay to some of our regular processes, including stipend payments. Thank you, and please stay well!