Call For Participants Film & Employment Virtual Training Workshop

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Programming will be delivered through 4-week intakes running Monday to Friday, 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM.

Intersections' goal is to help its participants take steps towards long-term attachment to the workforce, or continued education. Through an exciting and innovative workshop format incorporating life lessons and state-of-the-art technology, Intersections provides youth with the tools and skills needed to create compelling digital video projects.

The program is delivered at no cost to the participant. All program and support materials will be provided, and certifications are paid for on the participants’ behalf. Participants are paid minimum wage during the course of the workshop (30 hours per week).

If you are...

  • Interested in learning basic filmmaking and digital media skills;
  • Have a basic understanding of computers and access to WiFi;
  • Committed to gaining/updating your work-ready certifications (e.g., Serving It Right, WHMIS, etc.);
  • Unemployed (or under-employed);
  • Facing barriers to employment and/or education;
  • Between the ages of 19-30;
  • Living in the Lower Mainland;
  • You have not participated previously in an Access/BladeRunners or Skills Link program;
  • Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident and legally eligible to work in British Columbia;

... then we would like to hear from you!

If you are interested and meet the above eligibility requirements, please contact our Program Director Kat Thorsen at:

Due to high demand, only eligible applicants will be contacted for an interview. Interviews will be conducted remotely (e.g., via Zoom).

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