Training Opportunity

NPA Sound Production: Recording (Level 6)

This National Progression Award (NPA) is designed to equip you with the knowledge, understanding and skills you will need to succeed within the creative industries sector or to progress to further study. It is designed to bridge the gap between entry level education and professional career development. The NPA will allow you to develop a skill set, linked to National Occupational Standards for Sound, which has a thorough grounding in audio recording practice and allows individual and personalised skills development through the optional Units.

SQA Course Units:

• Sound Engineering and Production

• Sound: Understanding the Signal Path

• Sound Reinforcement

• Music Remixing

This course will interest you if you are interested in music and / or sound production and want to learn how to use industry standard software, such as Pro Tools, Ableton and Native Instruments, to create and manipulate tracks.

This is a course for school pupils only