Courses from 16th February 2019


MOBILE CONTENT FOR RADIO DIPLOMA - MODULE 6 SHORT FORM DOCUMENTARIES

This one day workshop will focus on how to create engaging, visual and shareable short-form stories to social using your smartphone. Eleanor Mannion will take you through the “mobile to mobile workflow” she uses to ...more

  • Date: 27th February 2019
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Eleanor Mannion & Glen Mulcahy
  • Location: Clayton Hotel, Liffey Valley,Fonthill Road, Liffey Valley, Dublin, D22 X4W6

This is Module 6 of the Mobile Content for Radio Diploma. 


ADVANCED SPEECH & VOICE TRAINING FOR NEWS AND SPORTS PRESENTERS

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, general presentation o...more

  • Date: 27th February 2019
  • Time: 10:00 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Eric Dixon, Eric Dixon Media
  • Location: Beat 102-103, Broadcast Centre, Ardkeen, Dunmore Road, Waterford

This course is a one to one session with voice coach, Eric Dixon.  Each session is one hour per person.  Please email teresah@learningwaves.ie with your preferred time slot.

  • Date: 28th February 2019
  • Time: 10:00 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Eric Dixon, Eric Dixon Media
  • Location: Today FM, Marconi House, Digges Lane, Dublin 2

This course is a one to one session with voice coach, Eric Dixon.  Each session is one hour per person.  Please email teresah@learningwaves.ie with your preferred time slot.


PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALS

Digital imaging and software applications like Photoshop play a role in many areas of industry including design, marketing and communications. So learners may come from a variety of backgrounds, with or without prior graphics e...more

  • Date: 28th February 2019
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Trainer: Noel Manning, Sureskills
  • Location: Sureskills, 14 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2

This is a 2 day course and participants must attend the 2 days.

  • Date: 11th April 2019
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Trainer: Noel Manning, Sureskills
  • Location: Sureskills, 14 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2

This is a 2 day course and participants must attend the 2 days.


OCCUPATIONAL FIRST AID 2019

Our First Aid Response Courses qualifies you to work as a Certified First Aider in the work place and to administer First Aid Care. This course also addresses Legal Requirements in the workplace Safety,Health and Welfare at Wor...more

  • Date: 7th March 2019
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 3 days over 3 weeks
  • Trainer: First Aid Coaching
  • Location: Clayton Hotel, Steamboat Quay, Limerick

This is a 3 day certified course and participants must attend all 3 days in order to achieve the certification.  The certification is then valid for 3 years.  Course is limited to 8 places. Dates are 7th March, 14th March and 21st March 2019.

  • Date: 4th April 2019
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 3 days over 3 weeks
  • Trainer: First Aid Coaching
  • Location: Dublin, venue to be confirmed

This is a 3 day certified course and participants must attend all 3 days in order to achieve the certification.  The certification is then valid for 3 years.  Course is limited to 8 places. Dates are 4th, 11th and 18th April 2019.


SOUND AND VISION FUNDING WORKSHOP : FROM IDEA TO APPLICATION

The aim of the workshop is to help participants craft ideas and stories that can then be submitted for funding through Sound and Vision. The workshop will be highly practical and will assist participants in putting their idea...more

  • Date: 13th March 2019
  • Time: 10:00 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Philip Cooper, BAI, Francesca Lalor, Newstalk and Orla Rapple, Independent Producer
  • Location: BAI, 2-5 Warrington Place, Dublin 2

Participants are encouraged to bring at least one idea for funding to the workshop.  Places are limited to 15 participants. 


THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SELLING

This workshop will address the challenges we face in today’s economy and equally, will emphasis the opportunities there are for each of us to stand out from the crowd and excel.  The main focus of the workshop is on ...more

  • Date: 21st March 2019
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Mark Richardson, Mark Richardson & Associates
  • Location: Dublin, venue to be confirmed


A PRACTICAL APPROACH TO COURT REPORTING

The aim of this workshop is to give news editors, producers, presenters, reporters and any journalist involved in court reporting or taking in copy/reports from the courts a clear understanding of the procedures involved in cou...more

  • Date: 26th March 2019
  • Time: 10:00 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Sarah Kieran, Media Lawyer and Frank Greaney, Communicorp Group Courts Correspondent
  • Location: Dublin, venue to be confirmed

  • Date: 2nd April 2019
  • Time: 10:00 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Sarah Kieran, Media Lawyer and Frank Greaney, Communicorp Group Courts Correspondent
  • Location: Clayton Hotel, Steamboat Quay, Limerick


MOBILE CONTENT FOR RADIO DIPLOMA - MODULE 7 SMARTPHONE DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKING

Can a documentary idea get commissioned using just a smartphone? And then can you film and direct that 1-hour television documentary using just a smartphone? The answer to both questions is...yes. During this 2-day works...more

  • Date: 26th March 2019
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Trainer: Eleanor Mannion & Glen Mulcahy
  • Location:

This is Module 7 of the Mobile Content for Radio Diploma


PREMIER PRO VIDEO EDITING

This three day course suits both new and existing users Premiere Pro. It is also suitable for cross-skilling Final Cut Pro and Avid editors. This official Adobe course takes the delegates through all aspects of Premiere Pro whi...more

  • Date: 27th March 2019
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:30
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Trainer: Keith Bailey, Taught Media, Belfast
  • Location: WLR FM & Beat, Broadcast Centre, Ardkeen, Dunmore Road, Waterford

This course is fully booked.

  • Date: 8th May 2019
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:30
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Trainer: Keith Bailey, Taught Media, Belfast
  • Location: Dublin, venue to be confirmed

This course is a 3 day course and is limited to 6 participants.


MS EXCEL INTRODUCTION

Microsoft Excel provides the same style of easy to use menus as the rest of the products in the Microsoft range. This intensive course is designed to give you an introduction to Excel. Entirely “hands-on” this cours...more

  • Date: 3rd April 2019
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Trainer: Sureskills
  • Location: Sureskills, 14 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2


PRODUCING THE PRODUCING - RADIO PRODUCER CERTIFICATE

The aim of this course is to give you the opportunity as a radio producer to optimise your current skills and to learn new skills.  The course will cover the key elements of producing a radio show, an insight to the produc...more

  • Date: 3rd April 2019
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Trainer: Patrick Haughey, Haughey Media, Gerry Rooney, Acrux Consulting, Garrett Harte, Harte Media, John Keane, KCLR 96FM
  • Location: Louis Fitzgerald Hotel, Naas Rd, Newlands Cross, Dublin, D22 X5N7

This course is a 6 day course delivered over 3 months.  Dates are 3rd and 4th April, 14th and 15th May and 11th and 12th June 2019.  The course is aimed at those with less than 18 months experience in a producer role. 


MASTERING YOUR EDITING SKILLS USING ADOBE AUDITION

This two day course suits sound editors wanting to sharpen their basic skills and techniques of audio editing, repair and multitrack mixing. This is hands-on training and attendees will complete a number of exercises to introdu...more

  • Date: 10th April 2019
  • Time: 09:30 to 17:00
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Trainer: Keith Bailey, Taught Media, Belfast
  • Location: Dublin, venue to be confirmed

This is a 2 day course and  is aimed at all those using Adobe Audition as part of their work in radio.  Places are limited to 8 so early booking is advised.