Courses from 29th March 2017


RADIO AND ITS RELEVANCE IN A SOCIAL WORLD

Radio’s relevance in a Social World A one day workshop hosted by Martin Liss, M.A, an independent media & management consultant from Berlin, Germany to look at how radio can remain relevant in an ever evolving soci...more

  • Date: 30th March 2017
  • Time: 11:00 to 16:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Martin Liss, BCI, Germany
  • Location: Radio Kerry, Tralee, Co. Kerry


MOBILE JOURNALISM FOR RADIO

A workshop on how your iPhone can help you create, edit and produce content for your radio station for use on-air and on-line across many platforms.  This course is ideal for all of those who are using thei...more

  • Date: 30th March 2017
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:30
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Trainer: Glen Mulcahy
  • Location: FM104, Macken House, Mayor Street Upper, Dublin 1

Participants must have an iPhone 5/6 or 7 to take part in this training. This is a 2 day course.


MS INTERMEDIATE EXCEL

This intensive course is designed for those who have either attended an Excel Introduction course or not been on an official course, but may have been using Excel for a period of time.  Course Content ...more

  • Date: 4th April 2017
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Sureskills
  • Location: Sureskills, 14 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2


LEARNING WAVES SKILLNET AGM 2017

  Learning Waves Skillnet will be hosting their annual AGM this April 6th at The Gibson Hotel, Dublin, from 11am to 1pm. Firstly the AGM will take place between 11am and 11:30am where we will reflect on 2016 and with po...more

  • Date: 6th April 2017
  • Time: 11:00 to 13:00
  • Duration: 1/2 day
  • Trainer: Learning Waves Board & Guest Speakers
  • Location: Gibson Hotel, Dublin 2

AGM will take place at 11am followed by guest speaker at 11.30am


EMPLOYMENT LAW AND POLICIES - WHAT RADIO STATIONS NEED TO KNOW!

This one day workshop will be delivered by a qualified Workplace Adjudicator experienced in all aspects of employment legislation and in hearing cases under the Workplace Relations Commission.  The workshop...more

  • Date: 11th April 2017
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Gerry Rooney, Acrux Consulting
  • Location: Dublin, venue to be confirmed

This course is aimed at all those in management positions and those with responsibility for the recruitment, management and development of staff in a radio station. A company handbook template will be made available to all participants on completion of the programme.


OCCUPATIONAL FIRST AID COURSE

This course is designed to give the Occupational First Aider the skills necessary to give effective life support, deal with emergencies, diagnose and treat injuries, maintain care and comfort the casualty. This course compli...more

  • Date: 11th April 2017
  • Time: 10:00 to 17:00
  • Duration: 3 days over 3 weeks
  • Trainer: Siren Training Ltd
  • Location: Spin South West, Limerick

This is a 3 day course and participants must attend all 3 days.  Dates are 11th April, 18th April and 25th April.  Successful participants will receive a Level 5 FETAC Qualification in Occupational First Aid.  

  • Date: 9th May 2017
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 3 days over 3 weeks
  • Trainer: Siren Training Ltd
  • Location: Spin South West, Limerick

This is a 3 day course and participants must attend all 3 days.  Dates are 11th April, 18th April and 25th April.  Successful participants will receive a Level 5 FETAC Qualification in Occupational First Aid.  


ADVANCED SPEECH & VOICE TRAINING ( NEWS & SPORT)

'You've covered the basics' and now a chance to 'put them into practice'. An intensive 60 minute one-to-one session with a variety of scripts of your choice. Whether it's news-reading, g...more

  • Date: 4th April 2017
  • Time: 09:00 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Eric Dixon, Eric Dixon Media
  • Location: Spin South West, Limerick

This is a one to one session with Eric with one hour per person.  You will need to provide Eric with a 2-3min MP3 audio clip one week in advance of the training.  Please email your preferred time for your session to teresah@learningwaves.ie

  • Date: 11th April 2017
  • Time: 10:00 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Justin Kings, Executive Media Training, UK
  • Location: Dublin, venue to be confirmed

One to one sessions of one hour per person.  Email teresah@learningwaves.ie with your preferred time if you wish to book on this course.

  • Date: 12th April 2017
  • Time: 10:00 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Justin Kings, Executive Media Training, UK
  • Location: Newstalk, Marconi House, Digges Lane, Dublin 2

COURSE IS FULLY BOOKED

  • Date: 25th April 2017
  • Time: 10:00 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Eric Dixon, Eric Dixon Media
  • Location: KCLR 96FM, Kilkenny

This is a one to one session with Eric with one hour per person.  You will need to provide Eric with a 2-3min MP3 audio clip one week in advance of the training.  Please email your preferred time for your session to teresah@learningwaves.ie

  • Date: 27th April 2017
  • Time: 10:00 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Eric Dixon, Eric Dixon Media
  • Location: WLR FM, Waterford

This is a one to one session with Eric with one hour per person.  You will need to provide Eric with a 2-3min MP3 audio clip one week in advance of the training.  Please email your preferred time for your session to teresah@learningwaves.ie


EXCEL FOR PROJECT MANAGEMENT

This course aims to demonstrate the application of Excel for Project Management.  The course will outline the features of Excel and its benefits in managing projects with teams.  The course is aimed at...more

  • Date: 20th April 2017
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Marlese Louw, On the Button
  • Location: Sureskills, 14 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2

This course is aimed at all those who wish to upskill in the area of Excel and its use specficially for Project Management.  Participants must have a basic understanding of Excel to attend this course.


SPORTS WORKSHOP - SAVE THE DATE

Learning Waves will host a sports workshop on Monday 10th April 2017 which will take a look at the 'Future of Sport on Radio', 'How to Interview and get the best from your sports panel' and will also take a look...more

  • Date: 24th April 2017
  • Time: 11:00 to 16:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Expert panel of speakers
  • Location: Clarion Hotel, Liffey Valley, Dublin


NETWORK WITH THE BEST - AT OUR SALES MANAGERS FORUM

Our Sales Managers Forum aims to provide networking and knowledge sharing opportunities for Sales Managers across the Independent Radio Sector in Ireland.  The forum will be facilitated by Mark Richardson f...more

  • Date: 25th April 2017
  • Time: 09:30 to 16:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Mark Richardson, Mark Richardson & Associates and guest speakers
  • Location: Clarion Hotel, Liffey Valley, Dublin

This workshop is for Sales Managers only.


CREATIVE SCRIPTING FOR RADIO SALES

This half day workshop aims to inspire those responsible for scripting radio ads within stations.  The workshop will give you some practical steps to scripting the perfect ad and will hopefully  inspir...more

  • Date: 27th April 2017
  • Time: 09:30 to 13:00
  • Duration: 1/2 day
  • Trainer: Ken Kirwan, Copybox
  • Location: Dublin, venue to be confirmed

This half day workshop is aimed at all those involved in scripting commercial radio ads across the Independent Radio sector. 


ADOBE PREMIER PRO VIDEO EDITING

This is a 2 day workshop which will give an overview of the software and how it will work for editing your videos and publication of them to your site/blog.  The course is designed to equip with the essenti...more

  • Date: 4th April 2017
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:30
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Trainer: Big Wave Media Training
  • Location: Ormond Building 31-36 Ormond Quay Upper Dublin 7

This is a two day course.  Participants must bring headpones to this course.

  • Date: 4th May 2017
  • Time: 00:00 to 00:00
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Trainer: Big Wave Media Training
  • Location: Ormond Buildings, 31-36 Ormond Quay Upper, Dublin 7

This is a 2 day course and participants must bring headphones with them to the training course.  Participants must attend the 2 days of the course.


WHAT YOU NEED TO LEAD

The WHAT YOU NEED TO LEAD workshop is about practical ideas, tools, and techniques. The workshop focuses on the requirements of managers and recognises the need to work effectively with people who report to you,...more

  • Date: 9th May 2017
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Trainer: Gerry Rooney, Acrux Consulting
  • Location: Marconi House, Digges Lane, Dublin 2

This is a 2 day course, 9th and 10th May 2017. The course is applicable to all of those in management roles in the sector. There are currently 5 places remaining on the course.