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Sound Engineering Short Courses

The perfect part-time course to learn about Audio Engineering

2020 Sound Engineering Evening Short Course

If you are working full time, do the sound in your church or wish to start your own recording studio, or wish to expose yourself to the sound engineering field and learning the latest technology, then this course is for you. It covers all aspects of studio recording and aspects of live sound with a lot of hands-on training in our studios. These short courses are very popular and we will be running two courses for 2021. Simply call us and ask us to add your name to our April or August list.


Digital Recording, live Sound, Digital Music Production and a whole lot more will be included on this course.

Are you working full time and want to be exposed yourself to the Sound Engineering Industry?

Then this short course is just for you. Empower yourself today to start your own recording studio!

General Course information

Duration: 12 Weeks
Commencement: 5 April 2021 to 22 June 2021
Days: Monday and Tuesday Evenings
Times: 18:30 – 21:00

Tuition Fee:
Registration Fee: R5 950.00
Course Fee: R6 550.00 (Alternatively 3 payments of R2 380.00 per month. See payment structure)
Total Fee: R12 500.00 (Cash Price – To qualify for the discounted course price, this amount must be paid in full on the first day of the course)

Method of course fee payment

Option A: Discount Cash Price
Option B: Term Payments
Registration Fee R5 950.00
Payable ASAP to register
Registration Fee R5950.00 
R2 380 x 3 payments
Course Fee R6 550.00
Payable by 5 April 2021
1st Payment 5 April 2021
2nd Payment 30 April 2021
3rd Payment 30 May 2021


Contents of Course

• Overview of the Recording Studio
• The basics of sound & Acoustics
• Understanding how the mixer works
• The use of Patchbays
• Manipulating Sounds using EQ
• Understanding Studio Wiring
• Understanding how Mics work
• Professional Microphone Techniques
• Dynamic and Condenser
• The use of Effects and Processors
• Compressors and Limiters
• The recording session
• Recording Vocals & Instruments
• Mixing Techniques
• Learning Pro-Tools/Studio One
• Audio Editing techniques
• The use of Software Plug-Ins
• Computer hardware and software
• Mastering Techniques
• How to start your own studio
• Intro to Reason/FL Studio

Total Course Fee : R12 500

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Entry Requirements (SA)

• Literacy & Numeracy
• A passion for sound engineering
• ID Photo
• Completed CAE Registration Form
• Registration Fees
• Computer Literacy




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Sound Engineering Short Course

This course runs over a 3 Months period, on Monday and Wednesday evenings.

This course is perfect for candidates who are full-time employed but want exposure to the Audio Engineering Industry and want to study further. Empower yourself today to start your own recording studio!