WSQ Contribute to Pre-Production Planning

SSG Course Ref No.: CRS-Q-0018068-CI / Funding Validity Period: 17 Jul 2017 - 30 Apr 2020


Contribute to pre-production planning through research, preparation and presentation of ideas, as well as visualisation of the creative concept.



For junior producers starting out, meticulous planning and having an overview of the full production schedule as well as essential logistical elements will ensure a smooth production process. Learn the skills of managing the production with sufficient planning beforehand. This unit covers the planning of pre-production of a film, television and multimedia production through research, preparation and presentation of ideas and by visualisation of the creative concept.

Participants will learn skills that include working with the executive producer, the producer, a studio or a production company; reading the script and identifying the core elements that will contribute to the realisation of the script from final draft to screen production for any film, television and multimedia production. Participants will also learn how to visualise the creative concepts, and contribute to the storyboard. Participants will walk away with knowledge of contributing to the selection and hiring of key personnel within the creative and technical team in conjunction with the producer as well as deciding the key logistical decisions which will be necessary to fulfil the requirements of the production. 


Learning Outcomes

  • Research, brainstorm , application of ideas for production, including reading and interpreting existing scripts to investigate the viability of ideas for production
  • Visualise the creative concept through translation of the story into scenes
  • Work within a stipulated budget by creating a financial plan to determine expenditure
  • Work with lawyers to ensure that all of the clearances are obtained in accordance with the production requirements
  • Determine key logistical decisions that will be necessary to fulfil the production requirements
  • Manage the preliminary stages of the pre-production activities that are necessary to begin production, in accordance to timing and available resources


Who Should Attend

Junior Assistant Producers


(Duration) Date

(4 Days) -



9:00am to 6:00pm


Fees (Inclusive of 7% GST)

Application Fee: S$53.50 -Waived-


Course Type: Category A

SSG Funding* (70%)

MCES or ETS Funding* (90%)

WTS Funding* (95%)

Full Course Fee S$2,900.00 S$2,900.00 S$2,900.00
SSG Funding (S$2,030.00) (S$2,030.00) (S$2,030.00)
Nett Course Fee S$870.00 S$870.00 S$870.00
7% GST S$60.90 S$60.90 S$60.90
Total Fee Payable S$930.90 S$930.90 S$930.90
Additional Funding (S$0.00) (S$580.00) (S$725.00)
Nett Fee Payable S$930.90 S$350.90 S$205.90

*SkillsFuture Funding (SSG Funding), Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES Funding), Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETS Funding), Workfare Training Support Scheme (WTS Funding) - Fundings from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) are applicable to Singapore Citizens and/or Permanent Residents only. Terms and conditions apply. For more information on funding available, click here



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