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Live Sound Production

Short Course

Overview

COURSE OVERVIEW


The Live Sound Production short course aims to provide a thorough understanding of the principles, systems, operations and procedures related to setting up and mixing sound for live events. This course will be of great benefit to new incumbents into the industry as well as people who are already involved in live sound but want to upskill themselves.

The course aims to develop knowledge, skills and aptitudes in the set up, operation and maintenance of sound systems for live events. This includes understanding the physics of sound behaviour and acoustics, as well as familiarity with all the relevant equipment, systems and procedures. Consideration is also given to the necessary values, attitudes and personal skills.

This course provides the perfect opportunity for church sound volunteers and junior club sound personnel to develop a deeper understanding of the knowledge and skills required to do their job more efficiently. It also provides a great foundation to launch into work in theatre, conference centres, casinos, hotels, resorts, entertainment venues, cruise ships and production companies.

  • Cape Town

Skills

YOU WILL LEARN


  • FOH mixing
  • Monitor mixing
  • Stage set-up & Sound Checks
  • Physics of Sound
  • Maintenance and repairs
  • Health and Safety 
  • Values and Attitudes

Careers

CAREER OPTIONS


  • FOH mix engineer
  • Monitor engineer
  • System technician
  • Stagehand
  • Stage manager
  • Production manager
  • Production companies
  • Churches
  • Theatres
  • Clubs, entertainment venues
  • Hotels, resorts

Key facts

  • DURATION(S):

    8 Weeks Part Time

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  • COURSE TYPE:

    Short Course

Entry requirements

There may be no specific entry requirements for this course, however some previous experience and interest in chosen field is a must.

Please refer to the "Overview" tab for any course-specific entry requirements.

Fees and Payments

Fees: view our current Fee Schedule for information on our course fees. (Page 20)

Payment options: Full Payment Upfront

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