Senior Producer Course

The aim of this course is to give senior producers across the Independent Commercial Radio sector the skills to :

  • Lead their teams more effectively – with practical tips and techniques to apply
  • Generate more original and high-impact ideas
  • Find new and different ways to tell stories
  • Find ways to make a bigger splash with content across different platforms
  • Communicate with greater confidence
  • Share ideas with each other and build new relationships


Training Method

This training will be highly interactive and engaging with 3 trainers facilitating the workshop alongside guest speakers on Data Journalism and Digital Content.

Target Trainee Profile

Senior producers working across the Independent Commercial Radio sector with responsibility for overall programme content, management of people/teams etc on a daily basis and who have a number of years experience in the industry.

Trainers for this workshop are Andrew Wilson, Jane Kinghorn and Sue Ellis from BBC Academy UK along with guest speakers from the UK on Data Journalism and Social Media.
Assessment & Certification

The course is limited to 12 participants and participants must receive approval from their direct manager to attend this course.