Red Tape Central

NCFE Level 1 Award in Music Technology (DJ Skills)

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Red Tape Central
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Course Description

This course is suitable for beginners and proficient DJs alike. Classes are taught in groups of similar abilities using Logic, Ableton Live and Serato.

Develop the DJ/production skills required to succeed in the modern dance music industry. Students are trained by an industry professional to learn the art of vinyl/CD and digital mixing. This course focuses on the student becoming an all-round DJ which includes an introduction to the necessary music production skills you need to stand out.

This portfolio based course starts with the basics of how the equipment works and how to set it up, before covering the finer points of DJ mixing such as cueing, beat matching, EQing and harmonic DJing.

Students use industry standard equipment to make a mix demo that can be used for self-promotion. Students will also learn self-development skills and relevant music business knowledge to pursue a career in the DJ industry.

Start Date: Various start dates available throughout the year. Please enquire.
Course Length: 13 weeks, one afternoon or two evenings per week


Cost: £240.00

Enquire about this course: NCFE Level 1 Award in Music Technology (DJ Skills)

About You

Please note that due to HM Government funding rules, we need to know your age to check your eligibility for our courses. If you would like to find out more, please contact us


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Red Tape Central

50 Shoreham Street


S1 4SP

T: +44 (0) 114 2761151



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