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Radio Schools take COVID-19 seriously

Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Three of Australia's major radio training organisations, AFTRS, CMTO and SYN have released contingency plans to tackle the coronavirus.

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, AFTRS is putting in place precautionary measures to ensure the health and safety of our community.

Nell Greenwood appointed new AFTRS CEO

Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Nell Greenwood has been appointed the new CEO of Australia's national screen arts and broadcast school, AFTRS.

Dr Nell Greenwood is an academic leader, screenwriter and creativity advocate with more than 25 years of experience in screen education and international film and television production.

AFTRS Chair Russell Howcroft says:

Master the art of Radio Content and Leadership at AFTRS

Wednesday 04 March, 2020

Industry Training for experienced radio staff, looking for the next step in their career.

 
The AFTRS’ Industry Certificate in Radio Content, Management and Leadership is designed for experienced radio staff working in the commercial, public and community broadcasting sectors wanting to step up into management, content and programming roles.

The industry validated certificate will develop students’ programming, management and leadership skills to a professional standard.

CRA and AFTRS announce the CRA Podcast Scholarship

Wednesday 06 November, 2019

AFTRS and CRA announced a new scholarship to support a regional student moving to Sydney to study AFTRS’ Graduate Diploma in Radio which covers all aspects of audio including podcasting.
 
The CRA Podcast Scholarship will provide $7,500 in 2020, to support the student’s living expenses and re-location to Sydney plus a 4-week internship at PodcastOne.
 

AFTRS graduate Brooke Taylor lands at SCA Shepparton

Wednesday 30 October, 2019

AFTRS graduate Brooke Taylor was selected as the recipient of SCA’s Hubble Talent Academy Internship Award.
 
Brooke will travel to Shepparton, Victoria where she will start a six-week paid internship from Wednesday, November 6 at Hit96.9 and 95.3 Triple M and she says, “I am beyond excited to be heading down to Shepparton to work with the team! I can’t wait to get my hands dirty doing everything and anything to learn as much as possible during my time there.
 

AFTRS Radio alumni clean up at the ACRAs

Wednesday 30 October, 2019

AFTRS Radio alumni have swept the ACRAs, taking home 13 accolades in categories across country, provincial and metropolitan markets.
 
Winning two awards on the night include: Kate Tim & Marty’s Tim Blackwell, Triple M’s Stephen Cenatiempo and Glenn Stolzenheim of Power FM & 2NM.
 

Fitzy stoked to get a photo with the NEXT crew as they crash Nova's party

Thursday 17 October, 2019

Suits, dress and a sneaky plan.

Last night, Greg and Producer Brooke sneakily scored themselves tickets to Fitzy & Wippa’s Back To School Formal after entering a range of competitions for competing network stations.

A lover of games and being more competitive than necessary, the pair went undercover at the event with the intention of testing just how much love the radio industry has for AFTRS Radio and the NEXT station.

AFTRS students launch NEXT

Wednesday 16 October, 2019

 AFTRS Graduate Diploma Radio Students have launched their final two-week broadcast, NEXT airing nationally on iHeartRadio.  
  
NEXT is a commercial radio station built from the ground up entirely by the students and is their fourth and final broadcast of the course that strives to provide hands-on and industry-focused learning, preparing the next generation of Radio and Podcast professionals for the evolving and diverse industry ahead. 
 

AFTRS & RCS breakthrough for studio accessibility

Tuesday 01 October, 2019

AFTRS and RCS have been working together for the past two years, on improving accessibility in radio studios, the most recent break through was creating voice annotations in Zetta.
 
This can assist vision impaired people to identify when the song playing, is 10 or 5 seconds away from the end marker and the annotations play through the studio’s preview channel.
 

AFTRS and SCA launch a new internship

Tuesday 17 September, 2019

In a major opportunity for an emerging broadcast professional, AFTRS, the national screen and broadcast school, and Southern Cross Austereo have announced ‘The Hubble Talent Academy’ Graduation Internship Award.
 
Confirmed for an initial three years, the award will support one talented graduate of the AFTRS’ Graduate Diploma in Radio course, who will be given six weeks, full time, paid employment at a regional radio station.
 

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