WERA

Arlington Independent Media

Do you want to produce or engineer a program?

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WERA

Do you want to produce or engineer a program for WERA-LP? Our newest classes will teach you to operate WERA's radio broadcast studio. We have a special rate of $45 until January 31, 2016.  For $45, you will receive a one-year basic membership with Arlington Independent Media (AIM), enrollment in Introduction to Community Media and the On-Air Radio Broadcast class.

About Basic Membership:

$25.00/year includes: 

• Opportunity to enroll in AIM/WERA media production workshops
• With appropriate certification, use of AIM/WERA production equipment and facilities
• Invitations to all AIM/WERA member events

About Introduction to Community Media:

Introduction to Community Media focuses on the basics of media literacy as well as the rights and responsibilities of a community media producer. A significant portion of the workshop is devoted to AIM history, procedures, and programming guidelines. This workshop is a prerequisite for all other AIM classes and the use of AIM/WERA production equipment and facilities.

About On-Air Radio Broadcast:

This three-week course explores the function and operation of the WERA-LP radio broadcast booth. Basic signal flow, microphone use, operating audio sources, transitioning, and production workflow are among the areas covered in this fast paced class. This workshop is required to produce or engineer a program in the WERA Radio booth. Introduction to Community Media is a prerequisite for this class.

About Basic Audio Production:

This three-week course explores the basic function and operation of AIM’s state-of-the-art audio project suite. Fundamentals of audio production like sound theory, signal flow, microphone types, and workflow are covered along with specialized instruction in the operation of equipment necessary for recording of basic content. Operation of the Raven console, monitoring equipment, Tascam recorder, video recording, and introduction to Pro Tools are among the areas covered in this fast-paced class. Upon completion, members are certified to reserve, operate, and volunteer in the AIM audio project suite. Introduction to Community Media is a prerequisite for this class.

To learn about membership and these classes, please call us at 703-524-2388!

WERA-LP 96.7 FM
Arlington Independent Media
2701-C Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22201
703.524.2388
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