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Training and Education

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If you are interested in learning about future courses, please email TrainingAndEducation@CastingSociety.com and put TRAINING & EDUCATION INTERESTED STUDENT LIST in the subject line.  Please also notate where you are based and what city/cities you would be interested in taking the courses in.

 

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Casting Society of America has officially launched our highly anticipated, newly minted Training and Education Program!  

 

We are looking to run the first three courses again this summer in Los Angeles and New York.

 

Recognizing the need for additional training opportunities in the field of casting, the Training & Education Program was created for those interested in pursuing a career in casting in an effort to train the next generation of diverse casting professionals.

 

The first three courses of the Casting Assistant Training & Education Program are currently available, with the plan to run this summer in Los Angeles and New York.  Specific details on cost, dates and how to apply will be sent in April.

 

The first three courses include:

Industry Insider Part 1 - "Who's Who" Part 1

Casting Society of America

History of Casting

Casting Team

Creative Team

Studio & Network

Agents & Managers

 

Industry Insider Part 2 - "Who's Who" Part 2

The Production Team

Departments & Positions

Roles & Responsibilities

Relationship to Casting

 

Industry Insider Part 3 - "Office Skills and Etiquette"

Administrative Duties

Scheduling & Appointments

Documentation & Paperwork

Business Etiquette

 

Students will receive a Certificate of Completion upon fulfillment of the three courses. 

 

Program Requirements:

Applicants must be at least 18 years old and at minimum possess a high school diploma or have passed a high school equivalency test.

Interest in pursuing a career in casting is a MUST.

Attendance at all 3 courses is mandatory to receive your certificate.

Must be available for all three 8-hour days.   

Helpful to have basic office and proficient computer skills.

 

 

If you are interested in learning about future courses, please email TrainingAndEducation@CastingSociety.com and put TRAINING & EDUCATION INTERESTED STUDENT LIST in the subject line.  Please also notate where you are based and what city/cities you would be interested in taking the courses in.