Career Enrichment Courses
New to the industry? Or are you a seasoned pro looking for a refresher? Whatever your skill level, our in-house training specialists are here to assist.
Please select from the course list below to learn more.
Production Accounting 101 Certification
This introductory course is designed to review industry basics and techniques related to film and television production accounting workflows and functions. This 16-hour course is targeted to those already in the industry who want to train as a 2nd Assistant Production Accountant or Clerk. In addition, the course is appropriate for accountants and bookkeepers from other industries looking to skill-up and enter a dynamic marketplace.
Payroll Bootcamp 101 - Fundamentals in Entertainment Payroll
This introductory course is designed to review industry basics and techniques related to film and television production accounting workflows and functions. This 8-hour course is targeted to those already in the industry, but not yet possessing the knowledge base of a Payroll Accountant. In addition, the course is appropriate for accountants and bookkeepers from other industries looking to skill-up and enter a dynamic marketplace.
Meet Our Instructors
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DeMarcus is the manager of the training team and has over 18+ years in training, curriculum development, course design and implementation. DeMarcus has successfully facilitated trainings for many major and independent film, TV, and streaming studios and production companies. DeMarcus in his spare time likes to travel, spend time with his family and coaching youth sports.
Matthew has been working in training, instructional design, and curriculum creation for over 13 years, having trained numerous studios, companies, film crews, and educational institutions. As a film school graduate, he has kept a finger on the pulse of the entertainment industry while simultaneously writing and producing multiple award winning short films. He is also the author of the 2012 novel Language of Birds.
Jesse began working at EP as a Paymaster with a specialization in SAG-AFTRA Commercial payments. Jesse has always been passionate about education and technology, which prompted him to join the training team. In his spare time, Jesse enjoys playing Fortnite Battle Royale with his friends and streaming on Twitch.tv with his oversized orange cat affectionately named Franklin.
Anne has her CPA license and has been working in the accounting field for over 30 years, 12 of which have been in the entertainment industry. She is a native Californian and lives in Pasadena with her husband and children. In her free time, she volunteers on various school boards and not-for-profit organizations and is a big fan of country music.
Free Training Classes
We also offer free training classes for these EP products:
- Movie Magic Scheduling
- Movie Magic Budgeting
- Global Vista