Be A Professional Live Sound Engineer

Live Sound Mixing & Recording Diploma - LIVE

DIPLOMA

Credential

960

Hours

48

Weeks

LIVE SOUND RECORDING & MIXING PROGRAM

The Live Sound Recording & Mixing Program will offer hands-on training to be a live sound engineer and technician.  Upon grasping a strong foundation in audio engineering and music production, the program will transition into a more in-depth focus on live recording and mixing on site, with real artists and bands. 

You will gain all the essential skills of live sound engineering including stage management, troubleshooting, networking, and communication techniques for intimate singer/songwriter events at smaller venues to night clubs and festival sound. 

LIVE SOUND RECORDING & MIXING

Upon completing the Live Sound Recording & Mixing Program, you will gain all the essential skills of live sound engineering including stage management, troubleshooting, networking, and communication techniques for intimate singer/songwriter events at smaller venues to nightclubs and festival sound. You will be equipped to be a Professional Sound Engineer / Sound Technician for the fast paced, exciting world of live sound.

SOFTWARE
Utilize AVID Pro Tools, Antares Autotune, Celemony Melodyne and Native Instruments Komplete with proficiency and ease

WORKFLOW
Record, edit, mix and master music using both analog and digital workflows to create radio-ready songs

REAL INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE
Gain opportunities to practice, develop and showcase your ability to deliver live sound mixes for performances and on site at real venues, working with artists, venue managers, and promoters

SOUND CHECK
Manage a professional sound check with confidence and mix a live event to professional standards

EQUIPMENT CARE
Build and maintain professional audio cables in order to be efficient for troubleshootin

LIVE SESSION
Record, enhance, edit and mix a live event for commercial purposes

TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE
Consult on sound system acquisition projects

MOBILE LIVE MIXING
Learn to use our mobile recording truck and record live sound on site at festivals and music events!

WHY CHOOSE LIVE SOUND ENGINEERING?

CONSTANTLY EVOLVING ENVIRONMENT
The live sound environment will constantly be presenting you with new experiences and tons of opportunities to build relationships, discover new bands and you get to work in various settings. You will never be bored as a sound engineer and you get to be the first to find new music!

ENHANCED SELF AWARENESS AND DEVELOPMENT
Live sound engineering will naturally refine your skills in communication, negotiation, conflict resolution, and leadership. You will continually have the opportunity for personal and professional growth.

SUPERPOWER OF NETWORKING
Instead of having to seek connections and collaborations for music, you will constantly be surrounded by all facets of the music industry at one time in your work space. You will naturally gain a new superpower of networking and you'll find opportunities easy to access.

FLEXIBLE SCHEDULING
Using your strong skill set of making performers sound amazing will build trust, making you more in demand. With this, your high quality work will eventually grant you access to picking the gigs that best fit your lifestyle.

FEELING THE RUSH
You will become a master at dealing with high pressure situations, delivering efficient trouble shoots, reading the energy of a room, and controlling the delivery of an epic experience every time. You get to enjoy and thrive off the rush of being a live audio engineer!

BEING THE MYSTERIOUS MAGICIAN
You get to take live shows to the next level, having a direct impact on the crowds, events and diverse rooms of people. You get to create epic moments without ever revealing how. The less you are seen means the better the results of any events.

COURSES (click to view details):
ENGR100 PROD100 LIVE200

TUITION

DOMESTIC: $25,794.00
INTERNATIONAL: $28,818.00

APPLICATION FEE: $250.00 (non-refundable)
GUEST LECTURE FEES: $300.00
SUPPLIES: $450.00
TEXTBOOKS: $325.00
STUDENT ASSOCIATION FEE: $30.00
GST: $53.75
PST: $52.50

This Program has been reviewed and approved by the Registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch.

PREREQUISITES

FAST TRACK This program is also available as an 8-month Fast Track Certificate. Speak to an Admissions Associate to determine the best choice for you.
Contact us at info@nimbusrecording.com or give us a call +1 (604) 875-8998

Classes start January 2, 2019.