Sennheiser Sound Academy training courses are now available online for the first half of 2020. Run by Sennheiser’s Andrew Lillywhite and Joe Mahoney from the Customer Development & Application Engineer (CDAE) team, the courses are designed for RF techs, AV integrators and technicians, sound engineers, designers or consultants, live event professionals, equipment resellers and apprentices, who want to further their understanding of the specific area of each course.
A wide variety of courses are now available including Wireless Mics Monitoring Essentials, held at Sennheiser UK offices in Marlow as well as at Arnolfini in Bristol; RF Best Practice for Production and Touring course in London; Wireless Audio for AV Integrators, held in Marlow and London; Audio For Meeting Rooms & Conferencing, taking place in London and Scotland; and, finally, Wireless Mics & Monitoring: The Master Class, held in Marlow.
Wireless mics monitoring essentials
This course is for new and existing users of wireless microphones and in-ear monitor systems who wish to further their understanding of the area for the benefit of their career. It will provide the skills and confidence to operate multichannel wireless systems, covering acoustics and electrotechnology, wireless mics and monitoring, antenna technology, microphone technology, frequency management and wireless monitoring.
RF best practice for production and touring
A hands-on training day for rental companies and sound engineers looking to make their productions more professional, reliable and RF efficient. The course will cover topics such as Practices when planning RF; Preparing for the 2020 clearance of the 700 MHz band; Antenna distribution and wiring options; Avoiding loss through cable and addressing interference issues.
Wireless audio for AV integrators
A practical day of training for audio/visual integrators, focusing on Sennheiser’s wireless audio portfolio – including UHF and digital wireless mics, antenna setup, streaming audio solutions and more.
Audio for meeting rooms and conferencing
A detailed and practical day of training and product familiarisation on Sennheiser’s audio for meeting rooms portfolio, targeted at business and education campus AV teams and system architects.
Wireless mics and monitoring: The master class
This course is designed for existing users of wireless microphones and in ear monitoring systems who have already completed the Basic Wireless Mics and Monitoring Course. This intensive two-day course is based at our Marlow Headquarters and consists of one full day of theoretical tutored eLearning and one full day of practical workshops. Due to the practical nature of the workshops this course is restricted to a maximum of eight participants.
Each course offers a combination of classroom training, which includes hands-on practical modules and eLearning.
The majority are free trainings. Registered members of the of the Association of Sound Designers (ASD), Institute of Professional Sound (IPS), Association of Motion Picture Sound (AMPS), Association of British Theatre Technicians (ABTT), Guild of TV Camera Professionals (GTC), Learning & Teaching Spaces Managers Group (LTSMG), Production Services Association (PSA) and PLASA all get 50% discount on the paid-for courses. Sennheiser also offers a 20% discount for those aged under 24 years.