Fall 2019 Training

JOIN US ON Wednesday, August 7th 6PM to 8PM
Bring two proofs of address and a photo identification card.
First come, first served.
No registrant will be admitted to the QPTV facility any earlier than 5:00PM that day.

A required $85 registration fee due at the mandatory producer orientation on Wednesday, August 21st from 6PM to 9PM

More info: Steven Williams, 718 886-8160 ext. 340


The Basics:

  • Sessions are scheduled during daytime and evening hours Monday - Friday, and daytime only on Saturday.
  • There is a modest materials fee for taking a workshop.
  • Trainees are required to attend allsessions from beginning to end, and must demonstrate their knowledge, skills and an understanding of QPTV’s Rules & Procedures before a certificate of completion can be issued.
  • Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Training usually takes place in Fall and Spring. Registration dates TBA.

Studio Production Workshop

Trainees will learn every aspect of producing a program in QPTV’s three camera production studio. Students will get hands-on experience in multiple microphone set-ups, switching using a special effects generator and lighting. Students will also learn how to produce a live call-in show where viewers can participate in their program.

Each trainee will participate in a group project during the tenth session, and will be required to produce an individual project, which is necessary for certification, within six months.

3 Hours 10 Weeks $85

Field Production

Trainees will learn how to create programs in the field with portable equipment.

Workshop includes hands-on training in audio/video recording, lighting and remote camera operations.

3 Hours 10 Weeks $85


Students will learn non-linear editing on a PC platform using Adobe Premiere Software.

Instruction includes intensive hands-on training on how to build a program using music, graphics and special effects.

3 Hours 10 Weeks $85

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