Georgia Film Academy

The Georgia Film Academy certification program is comprised of 18 credit hours specifically designed to provide students with a basic level of on-set film production skills, knowledge, and experience with film industry standard organizational structure, professional equipment, and on-set procedures.


The first course, Introduction to On-Set Film Production, combines classroom instruction and hands-on experience with industry-standard equipment. The GFA also offers Specialty Craft Courses for advanced training in specialized crafts, like Set Construction & Scenic Painting, Lighting & Electric, Grip & Rigging, and Post Production/ AVID. Even more specialty courses are in development. Eligible students may apply for the competitive GFA Film & Television Production Internship course where they learn and hone their craft while working on the crew of a professional production.

The GFA is a unique-in-the-nation, statewide effort which will provide you with:
  • Multi-disciplinary training by professionals in the film, TV and new media industries.
  • In classroom course work coupled with on-set, hands-on training.
  • Opportunity to work on “real world” projects in order to develop recognized film credits, through partnerships with professional productions.
  • Hands-on instruction and training working with a package of professional equipment (cameras, sound gear, lights, etc.) as well as production trucks, generators and sound studio space.
  • One-on-one job counseling to include resume preparation, job research and job placement outreach.
Introduction to On-Set Film Production (Trilith Studios)

Class Days: Wednesdays
TIME: 10:00am — 4:00pm
Location: Trilith Studios
461 Sandy Creek Road, Fayetteville, GA 30214
To Register: Click here

Introduction to On-Set Film Production (OSF Studios)

Class Days: Thursdays
TIME: 10:00am — 4:00pm
Location: OSF Studios
6305 Crescent Drive , Norcross, GA, 30071
To Register: No class at OSF

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Course Fee: $750
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