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10 Week DJing Course
- Date: 17th September 2019
- Location: Girrawheen Hub, 11 Patrick Court, Girrawheen
- Cost: Free - limited to 15 places
This DJ Course is a 10 week programme that covers the basic aspects of becoming a DJ, running a small homebased business and knowledge about the industry.
Delivered by Off The Wall Promotions in collaboration with City of Wanneroo, this course covers a broad range of skills, techniques and knowledge to give graduates the confidence to overcome inhibitions, think outside the box and succeed within the industry.
The course will culminate in an end of course performance where each student will DJ for 10-15 minutes at a graduation party where family and friends are invited to attend.
- Weeks 1 - 4 // 4pm to 6pm
- Weeks 5 - 10 // 4pm to 7pm
Phone: 9405 5644
Numbers for this course are strictly limited to 15 places.
Meet the Instructor
Brandon Chowdhurie from Off The Wall Promotions has been in the entertainment industry for over thirty years. His vast experience means song selection and timing are second nature. Brandon is a specialist with experience in the entertainment, wedding, event management , hospitality industries and teaching. He has the knowledge, enthusiasm and contacts to ensure you get the best start to your DJing career .
Week 1 – Introduction & Overview
Introduction and overview of theory and practical components. Introduction to music styles and
Week 2 – Running a Business
How to choose a business name and check if it’s available. Overview the process of business
name registration and ABN application. Marketing via social media.
Week 3 – Music Knowledge
Understanding the concept of music, the types of music from each decade and music genres basics. How to read a crowd.
Week 4 – The Voice
Introduction to using a microphone. Vocal techniques. Gaining confidence with public speaking.
Week 5 – The Hardware
Going through the components of a DJ console and other equipment.
Week 6 – The Mix
Hands on practical tuition on the use of DJ equipment and techniques.
Weeks 7 to 10 – Preparation for Performance
Revision of the use of a DJ console and mic proficiency. Choose 4-5 songs for the end of course performance.