Live Sound Mixing & Recording Diploma
12 MONTH – FULL-TIME – VANCOUVER, BC
The Live Sound Recording & Mixing Program explores the logistical, technical and creative elements involved in the production, sound engineering and recording of a live musical event. The five core components included are: live sound reinforcement, live event recording, PA and sound system design, equipment installation/maintenance and show management.
You will be equipped as a sound engineer learning live sound reinforcement which includes all technical aspects of effectively using a PA system to enhance the audience experience by working with the performers to create a compelling sound mix. Live event recording strives to ensure that you can professionally capture, enhance, edit and mix a live performance, empowering you to offer rich media content to prospective clients. The topic of sound system design will enable you to meet the needs of any show producer by masterfully selecting and implementing the right equipment for the event. Equipment maintenance and installation will give you the tools needed to permanently install sound systems and conduct simple field repairs on equipment. The show management element will inform you about stage management and tour management, ensuring that you become well rounded potential employees in the field.
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS interested in this course are advised to speak with a Nimbus Admissions Specialist at firstname.lastname@example.org to clarify study permit qualifications and any financial aid details.
Live Sound Engineer
FOH Sound Engineer
Monitor Mixing Engineer
Live Recording Engineer
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN
Manage a professional sound check with confidence.
LIVE EVENT MIXING
Mix a live event to professional standards.
Build and maintain professional audio cables.
Perform the duties of a monitor technician.
Consult on sound system acquisition projects.
Create and manage an industry level portfolio.
BUSINESS MARKETING & PLANNING
Plan and execute an online strategy.
Record, enhance, edit and mix a live event for commercial purposes.
WHAT OUR STUDENTS THINK
WHAT TO EXPECT - THE NIMBUS ADVANTAGE
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Tuition includes all books, fees and applicable taxes. Laptop and software not included.
HOW TO APPLY
Choose the intake that’s right for you, fill out the application and an advisor will be in touch soon!
WINTER 2021 INTAKE
Starts: January 4, 2021
SPRING 2021 INTAKE
Starts: May 3, 2021
FALL 2021 INTAKE
Starts: August 30, 2021
ASK AN ADVISOR ABOUT SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL AID!