Video Production/Documentation 2019 schedule and prerequisites

Course: DINFOS-VPD

Location: 6500 MAPES ROAD, FT MEADE, MD

 

Class Schedule FY: 2019

 

Class

Report Date

Start Date

End Date

Class Type

010

22 Jan 2019

23 Jan 2019

08 May 2019

Resident

020

11 Feb 2019

12 Feb 2019

30 May 2019

Resident

030

21 Apr 2019

22 Apr 2019

13 Aug 2019

Resident

040

13 May 2019

14 May 2019

04 Sep 2019

Resident

050

28 Jul 2019

30 Jul 2019

14 Nov 2019

Resident

060

25 Aug 2019

26 Aug 2019

13 Dec 2019

Resident

070

25 Sep 2019

26 Sep 2019

28 Jan 2020

Resident

 

Course Description


This course provides the knowledge and skills needed to perform the duties required for visual information production assignments supporting video documentation of training and operations, public affairs, joint operations, and studio missions throughout the Armed Forces. This includes the operation of a variety of video cameras, video editing systems, audio, lighting, and studio equipment. The student performs skills in the principles of video framing, composition, visualization, storytelling, and audio and non-linear video editing, and export of final products for distribution. The graduate achieves an apprentice level of competence for video production and documentation of military events and features.

 

Prerequisites for Course DINFOS-VPD

 

Verifiable Prerequisites

Prerequisite Item

Value(s) or Range

Constraint

Must meet height weight std

 

 

IAW AR 600-9

YES

Required

 

Prerequisite Courses

There are no Prerequisites in the Prerequisite Courses section. See other sections.

 

Text Prerequisites

Requests for waiver of prerequisites must be routed through the appropriate career field manager to the DINFOS Commandant and must be approved prior to the student's acceptance into training.

 

U.S. Army:

Must complete both VPD and Basic Still Photography (BSP) before awarded MOS. Must be eligible for a secret clearance effective 1 October 2011.

U.S. Marine Corps:

ASVAB GT Score of 107 or higher, VE 46; must have normal color vision; must be eligible for secret clearance; and must be a US citizen.

International:

Must have an English Comprehension Level (ECL) of 75; must have normal color vision.

Interagency:

Must be in GS 1060, 1071, or 1084 series position requiring video skills. Requires visual acuity correctable to 20/20 with normal color vision. Must be able to carry associated video equipment weighing 40 lbs.