If you are interested in video coding, IP audio and video, server-based audio and video, file-based audio and video or radio and television transmission, then you should consider a career in broadcast technology!
The National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation is launching a new program that will:
The NABEF Technology Apprenticeship Program (TAP) is a six-month program designed to expose high-tech graduates and professionals to the broadcast industry. The program is launching in April. Apply NOW and take the first step toward an exciting career in broadcast technology.
College seniors, recent graduates and individuals with the appropriate skill set seeking to enter the broadcast industry. Participants must have been trained in IT, digital technologies, broadcast engineering or other related areas. This program is open to all, though we strongly encourage women and minorities to apply.
Ten participants will be selected via a competitive application process.
|March||Participants begin the apprenticeship with an informational webinar featuring experts from the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) and Society of Broadcast Engineers.|
|April||Participants will attend the NAB Show. Activities will be planned for participants to interact with leaders in broadcast technology.|
|June-July||Participants will complete a two month hands-on apprenticeship at a radio or television station.|
|August||Participants will participate in a technology manufacturer visit.|
|Participants will wrap up their experience at NAB headquarters in Washington, D.C., where they will spend one week working with the NAB Science and Technology department developing a presentation that will be delivered via webcast at the end of their visit.|
NABEF will cover the costs of the following:
Important Notice: TAP participants are subject to a criminal background check upon apprenticing at a local broadcast station. During the 8-week apprenticeship, TAP participants are responsible for healthcare fees accrued if injured on the job site.