Course Description

COVID-19 is a highly transmissible novel coronavirus which has caused a global pandemic, resulting in a shift in how we conduct our everyday and professional lives. This course will provide advanced level education on the virus and it’s known interactions with humans, as well as what you can do as a producer, supervisor, on-set leader, coordinator, health & safety team member (including COVID teams and Compliance Officers), and general production staff on a film & television set. This course is for those who desire more information than covered in the free Level A course.

Recommended for

Producers, supervisors, on-set leaders, coordinators, health & safety team members (including COVID teams and Compliance Officers), and general production staff on a film & television set who desire more information than covered in the Level A course.


Average time to complete this course is approximately 60 to 90 minutes.


This course is only available in English.


This certificate is valid for 1 year from enrollment.


Safe Sets™ COVID-19 Level A

Safe Sets™ COVID-19 Level l B


This course is an on-line e-learning course, all that is required is a computer with access to the Internet. This e-learning course is designed to help you learn at your own pace and in your own environment at your own convenience and safety.


This course is not endorsed by any outside organization or governing body and was created for non-union production leaders. Follow all rules and guidance from municipal, provincial/state, federal government bodies, and local public health offices. The issued certificate indicates you have successfully completed the course.

Course curriculum

  • 2


    • COVID-19

    • COVID-19 Effect on the Body

    • Mental Health Effects of COVID-19

    • Symptoms of COVID-19

    • Asymptomatic Spread

    • The Flu vs. COVID-19

    • How Does This Virus Spread?

    • How Long Does The Virus Live On Surfaces?

    • People at Increased Risk

    • Testing for SARS-CoV-2

    • Test Collection & Differentiation

    • COVID-19 Vaccines

    • Vaccine Side Effects

    • How COVID-19 Vaccines Work

    • Vaccine Testing and Advancements

    • Vaccine Misinformation

    • Fully Vaccinated People

  • 3

    General Precautions

    • General Precautions

    • Hand Hygiene

    • Physical Distancing

    • PPE

    • Face Masks

    • Types of Masks

    • ASTM Ratings

    • N95 vs. KN95/KF95

    • Proper Mask Use

    • Eye Protection

    • Gloves

    • Donning & Doffing

    • Disinfecting

    • Dwell Time

    • Protocols

    • Ventilation

  • 4

    Production Safety in an Era of COVID-19

    • Production Safety in an Era of COVID-19

  • 5

    Establishing a COVID-19 Health & Safety Team

    • Establishing a COVID-19 Health & Safety Team

    • COVID-19 Compliance Officer

    • CCO Production Responsibilities

    • Enforcement

    • Cast & Crew Responsibilities

    • Screening Protocols

    • Entry Screening

    • Contact Tracing

    • Entry Screening Questionnaire

    • Temperature

    • Positive Protocol While On Set

    • Returning to Set After Exposure

  • 6


    • Pre-Production

    • Casting

    • Locations & Scouting

    • Start of the Shoot Day

    • During the Shoot

    • After Wrap

  • 7

    Set Protocols

    • Physical Distancing On Set

    • Wireless Technology

    • Remote Production

    • Department Protocols

    • Art Department

    • Camera

    • Clients

    • Construction

    • Craft Services

    • Grip, Electrical & Technicians

    • Hair & Makeup

    • Production Offices

    • Sound

    • Voice Performance & Music Recording

    • Talent

    • Transportation

    • Wardrobe

  • 8

    Sources & Course Completion Exam

    • Sources

    • Completion

    • Course Completion Exam

  • 9

    Improving Safe Sets

    • Course Feedback