IATSE Local 728 is solely dedicated to the art of Lighting for Motion
Pictures and Television productions. Chartered in 1939 we have a long
and distinguished history setting the standard for both efficiency and
safety on set.
IATSE Local 728 has long been a leader in the areas of Safety &
Training in the Entertainment Industry. Members enjoy one of
the most progressive and varied training programs found anywhere. IATSE Local 728 was one of the first Locals to place an emphasis on set safety and
in conjunction with CSATTF (Contract Services Administration Training
Trust Fund), created the Safety Qualified Technician Program which set
the groundwork for the current Safety Pass Program. We are an active
participants in several national and international organizations such
as: PLASA, ETCP, and the LDI Trade Show
and Convention. Through this participation, IATSE Local 728 has
garnered the attention and respect of all aspects of the the
Entertainment Lighting Community.