Bauer Media Academy, Media Training Workshop
Thursday, 1 October 2015 from 18:00 to 20:00 (BST)
Immersed in one of the biggest and brightest media companies in the world, Bauer Media Academy includes experts across all types of media and understands the latest industry trends.
You will gain insight from no less than five leading members of the Bauer Academy who will provide:
* behind the scenes tour of Radio Forth
* presentation on the business of commercial radio and the role of the Academy
* media training activities – transferable skills that can be used back in the office – presentation skills, voice coaching, interview techniques
* networking activities in both studios and edit suites
The night will kick off with informal networking and wine/nibbles from 6pm, with the main event and various activities from 630pm
Please note numbers are limited to 20 people for this event so book now to guarantee your place.
Each CIPR Scotland training session is worth 5 CPD points.
Unfortunately the venue does not have a lift so is not fully accessible
No refunds available, but tickets are transferable.
Bauer Academy biogs:
1. Courtnay McLeod, Director of Bauer Academy with extensive career in both media and education. Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts Higher Education Academy and in 2011 was appointed a Teaching Fellowship in recognition of her innovative approach to teaching. Courtnay has twice been appointed a Visiting Professor specialising in media convergence trends.
2. Michelle Hunter, Manager at Bauer Academy, has vast experience of producing regular live shows, outside broadcasts, features and documentaries, as well as coordinating events. In addition to commercial radio, she has worked with independent production company Dabster Productions to produce chart topping podcasts at the Edinburgh Festival for The Pleasance, Amnesty International and the Gilded Balloon.
3. Nina MacLeod teaches on almost every Academy course and also provides training to corporate clients. A broadcast journalist with almost 20 years’ experience in news and current affairs, she began her career with ITN, as one of the UK’s first multimedia journalists, covering a range of stories including 9/11 attacks, and Queen Mother’s funeral. For the last decade Nina has worked for the BBC as a multi-media news reporter; producing, filming, editing and reporting TV, radio and online content.
4. Mark Martin, key Bauer presenter, with ten years’ experience hosting shows across the Scottish network. He also works closely with Bauer’s charity Cash for Kids, helping to ensure funds are raised locally to help the most vulnerable children in our communities. He regularly teaches students radio presenting and show production and often delivers team building days for corporate clients.
5. Krystle Weaver, regular Academy trainer, the station imager at Forth One, responsible for creating the sound of the station; jingles, promotions and adverts. She is also an award winning specialist music presenter, and has presented some of the most popular evening shows on commercial radio. Krystle also helps design and deliver training programmes for corporate clients.
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