Virgin Media Television’s + IADT new Creative Futures Academy course 

Shauna Kelly

The course, ‘Virgin Media Television Professional Training for Live Studio Broadcasts’ is open for applications and will close on 22nd July at 4pm 


Virgin Media Television, together with Creative Futures Academy have announced applications are now open for their brand-new course in IADT college ‘Virgin Media Television Professional Training for Live Studio Broadcast’.

The informative three-week course will take place from 5th September 2022 consisting of two weeks in The National Film School at IADT, where you will learn from active practitioners and practice in industry standard facilities with a one-week work placement at Ireland’s number one commercial broadcaster, Virgin Media Television which can be completed at any stage between September and December 2022.

The one-week work placement in the fast-paced studios of Virgin Media Television will provide an opportunity to develop your own abilities and gain new, unique skills in multi-camera live studio production with hands-on learning in a live gallery environment.


Áine NíChaoindealbhain, Deputy Managing Director at Virgin Media Television said: ‘Virgin Media Television is delighted to support training and development in the Broadcast sector and welcomes the opportunity to collaborate with IADT and Creative Futures Academy.’

David Cooper, IADT Course Lecturer said: “IADT have an excellent track record in offering fit for sector education. The Virgin Media Television professional training course will be delivered by industry leaders in audio, vision mixing, gallery operations and camera lighting. I look forward to working with Virgin Media Television on this new and bespoke Creative Futures Academy course.”

The course offers 12 places, with three places in each of the following areas: Studio Camera Lighting Operator; Sound Operator; Gallery Production Assistant; Vision-mixing.

This opportunity is not to be missed and is of particular interest to anyone interested in film and media with a keen interest in TV production.

Grab your place now by applying through the link HERE

Please note the closing date is Friday, 22nd July 2022 at 4pm.

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