West Coast Trades Academy

Music, Sound and Audio

If you are interested in finding out about career opportunities in the music industry, then the West Coast Trades Academy Music, Sound and Audio programme will suit you.

The West Coast Trades Academy and MAINZ has developed a programme to provide students with an understanding of the music, production and broadcasting industry. Students will have the opportunity for hands on and self directed study to gain skills and knowledge in entry level audio engineering, broadcasting and live sound. After this one year programme students will have an understanding of what areas they wish to pursue and can further their training with MAINZ programmes in music, audio engineering, live sound and event management, DJ and electronic music production or enter employment in the industry.

This programme offers students the ability to achieve a vocational pathways award in creative industries.

Key details

Credits:20 to 24
Duration:This is a 1 year programme
Timetable:Residential block courses
Starts:February 2018
Ends:November 2018
ProviderMAINZ

What you learn:

Employment options:

Further study options:

  • Check out the 2018 Programme PDF Guide here!
  • Talk to your school Trades Academy co-ordinator or careers advisor
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