2022 dates coming soon

Edge Radio offers a range of training courses that are available to the public, businesses and those interested in volunteering for the station.

Edge Radio Induction
Price: $70 standard | $50 concession

The 2 hour Edge Radio Induction course is mandatory for anyone wishing to volunteer at the station but not looking to become an on air host/co-host.
The cost of the course includes your first year of membership.

Course Topics:

  • About Edge Radio and TYB Inc.
  • Community Radio Overview
  • Station Worker Roles and Responsibilities
  • Station Policy and Procedures

All participants will receive a digital copy of the Edge Radio Station Handbook prior to course commencement.

All sessions will be delivered in the Edge Radio Training Room located on the UTAS Sandy Bay Campus

Introduction To Radio Broadcasting – ONSITE
Price: $150 standard | $100 concession
Duration: Five weekly sessions, Thursdays 6.00 PM – 8.00 PM

Introduction to Radio Broadcasting introduces you to the world of radio and the underlying concepts and laws people in the media must follow along with an opportunity to have hands on time with studio equipment.

All station volunteers wishing to host, co-host or produce a radio show must complete this training prior to your show going live.
Any one wishing to host, co-host or produce a radio show must also complete the Edge Radio Induction.

The course is also open to those who wish to learn about being a radio broadcaster but don’t necessarily want to get on air.

Course Topics:

  • Community Radio Overview
  • Media Law Basics
  • Constructive Journalism
  • Interview Basics
  • Planning a Program
  • Presenting a Program
  • AMRAP Pages
  • Introduction to the Studio
  • Operating the Panel

All students wishing to deliver a show on air must complete a One Hour Live radio session post training.

Next Course:
2022 dates coming soon watch this space! Express interest anytime.
All sessions will be delivered in the Edge Radio Training Room located on the UTAS Sandy Bay Campus

Introduction to Podcasting – ONLINE
Price: $150 standard | $100 concession
Duration: Four weekly sessions, Thursdays 6.00 PM – 8.00 PM

Ever wanted to make a podcast? Dream of becoming a podcaster?
This course will give you practical advice and skills training for you to take your podcast from ideas to reality.  Today, podcasting is more relevant than ever with global superstars like This American Life, Radiolab, Serial and S-Town attracting millions of listeners world-wide. 

Course Topics:

  • Podcast and Podcasting Overview
  • Legalities of Podcasting
  • Equipment and Requirements
  • Podcast Hosting and Publishing
  • Planning a Podcast and Podcast series
  • Constructive Journalism
  • Interview Basics
  • Podcast Production and Editing 

All students will be required to produce and edit a 10 minute podcast for review post training.

Next Course:
2022 dates coming soon watch this space! Express interest anytime.
This course will be delivered in it’s entirety via a live Virtual Classroom

Registration
To Register for the Course please click on the Registration link below.

NOTE: Each course has a limited number of spaces.  Please only register your interest if you are serious about attending.

If you have any questions not answered here please don’t hesitate to the Training Coordinator via: training@edgeradio.org.au