Broadcast production assistant
Providing support and assistance to help with the delivery of content for TV or radio shows.
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
- Typical length
- 12 months
- Current funding band
Up to £9,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer.
- What apprentices will learn
- TV and radio industry principles and practices - including audiences, commercial pressures, commissioning, genres and production deadlines
- using TV and radio tools and equipment - including cameras, lighting, editing and sound equipment
- programme development and pitching - including copyright, project plans, research, tone of voice and writing styles
- content creation - including capturing video and sound, conducting interviews and script editing
- editing and post-production - including the editing process and accessing, storing and archiving material
- specialist commercial, live content creation, production co-ordination, technical support or editing and post-production skills
- health and safety practices and legislation within a broadcast environment - including licences, working time directive and workplace hazards and risks
Before taking their end-point assessment apprentices must:
- achieve level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)
- Professional registration