Further Education

Festival Management and Sound Production – Midlands

DURATION:

1 Year (Full Time : Monday - Friday, 9am-3pm)

FEES:

This course is free. Eligible Jobseekers retain payments for the duration of the course.

Contact us on 01 6709033 or info@soundtraining.com for more information.

START DATE:

Proposed start date: November 5th 2018

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LOCATION:

Dual locations between Athlone IT & Sound Training College Dublin.

ACCREDITATION:

Academic:

ILM Certificate in Festival Management (Awarding Institution - ETB)

Industry:

Safe Pass

Experience:

Work placements at some of Ireland’s top festivals and events

Progression:

Further study options exist, however this programme has a high rate of Graduate progression to directly relevant employment.

AIM

Our Festival Management & Sound Production course prepares graduates for work within the festival and event industry. Delivered by industry experts, students are immersed in the areas of festival and event management in state of the art facilities in Sound Training College, Athlone Institute of Technology, Sound Training Productions Studios and The Button Factory in Dublin.

Students will complete work placement at various festivals and events throughout the duration of the course.

Key themes include:

  • Sound Engineering
  • Music Technology
  • Event Production
  • Entrepreneurial Skills
  • Music Industry Studies
  • Work Experience

 

Course content is complemented by guest lectures and seminars from Industry Professionals, all contributing to the creative and technical development of the student.

 

Entry Criteria:

Previous experience within the event industry is desirable though not essential. This course requires a good level of English both oral and written with basic computer skills. Entry is then determined by eligibility and interview.

Finance:

This course is run in collaboration with LWETB. Click the 'Apply Now' button below to register. All eligible applicants will be called for interview.

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