Hiring Additional Trainees for your Production
Why should you take a second Trainee?
You will hire a screened and trained addition to your production team that can perform DGA duties
Trainees have had classroom-based curriculum that includes Production Forms, Creating Call Sheets, CPR & First Aid, SAG-AFTRA, IATSE & Teamster Contracts, Safety on the Set, Staging Background Action and many more…
Stretches production dollars…
The reimbursement will cover 20% of the additional trainee's base salary
How do you begin?
Please download our Part 1 paperwork. Part 1's Working Papers form will need to be completed and submitted to the Training Plan prior to the Trainee starting on your production so an Agreement can be drafted.
How do you request reimbursement monies?
Please download our Part 2 paperwork. Part 2's Payment Request form must be submitted within 90 days after principle photography has ended in order to qualify for reimbursement. Back-up documents to show proof of trainee's employment and payment from your production's accounting department must accompany it. We generally accept approved timecards with pay stubs.
Please contact the Assistant Directors Training Plan for more information at 818-386-2545, or email for details.
DGA Basic Agreement Article 14-103 specifically addresses Los Angeles Trainees working as addtional trainees on production