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CPD Accredited Certificate


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Course Overview

The 1-day Essentials of Podcasting Certificated short course is highly practical and packed full of useful information to get you on the road to producing your own professional podcasts. The Podcasting course will help you to create, edit, deliver and promote your podcast. The course also provides useful tips and tricks from industry experts on producing professional and effective results.

Course Details

  • Get the right ideas and the right format for your podcast
  • Understand the practicalities of what equipment you will need 
  • Understand what software is needed
  • Learn how to achieve a professional recording and sound quality 
  • Understand your audience and their needs 
  • Prepare a professional delivery of your podcast 
  • Learn the post-production process of editing, sound effects, and compression 
  • Know how to output your podcast on different media, website, RSS feeds, and security issues 
  • Know how to promote and market your podcast
  • What can you do with podcasts
  • Getting the right ideas for suitable podcasts 
  • Examples of effective podcasts
  • What equipment do I need?
  • What software is best for me? 
  • Recording software options
  • Audience needs
  • Writing scripts
  • Vocal delivery
  • Recording your material
  • Which microphone to use
  • Microphone best practice
  • Including sound effects
  • Using audio software
  • Editing software
  • Basic editing techniques
  • Editing tips and tricks
  • Production values
  • Adding music
  • Different file formats
  • Compression techniques
  • Saving to different media
  • Uploading to a website
  • Understanding data rates
  • Security issues
  • Subscriptions
  • RSS feeds
  • Using an RSS template file
  • Ready-made Podcast solutions
  • Using PR and marketing techniques to promote and create reach for your podcast 
  • Using iTunes to publicise your podcast
  • Podcast sites

This course is perfect for people who want to learn helpful information to get you on the road to producing your own professional podcasts. You do not need previous experience to attend this course.

LSPR Professional Development Certificate. The Certificate is recognised by the: Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Certification Service: http://www.cpduk.co.uk

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Course Dates

  • Tuesday 24th October 2023 (In-Person)
  • Tuesday 21st November 2023 (Online)

Offers and Concessions

The charity rate is a 15% discount.
Use code CHARITY15 to get 15% off your booking.
The group rate is a 15% discount for groups of 3.
Use code GROUP15 to get 15% off your booking.
If your group is more than 3,
Contact us at info@lspr-education.com for our special rates.
Subject to availability. These offers cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers and are available on selected courses. 
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Course Options

All of our short courses are designed to be flexible to your needs and demands

Online and In-Person

All of our short courses can be taken live online or in-person at our Notting Hill centre.

Team Training

Book your team onto one of our scheduled short courses where they will learn alongside other professionals, or book a customised private course with our assistance.

Tailored Programs

Need a course specific to your needs? We can tailor our short courses to fit with your specifications.

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Our Happy Clients

This was one of the best tailored training sessions I have received. I cannot wait to start using all the skills I have gained.

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Temitope Kalejaiye

Communications Officer

Wonderfully insightful training, the perfect blend of theory and practical tips!

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Scarlett Lawson

Account Manager

Thank you for a packed and informative course, which covered the start to finish process of podcasting, and was engaging throughout.

Dani Zebrowska

Digital Marketing Executive

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