Technology in the broadcasting industry is changing, and it is changing fast. With a rapid audience shift to digital and an increasing need for a more technical workforce, the NAB Leadership Foundation is bridging the gap by offering the Technology Apprenticeship Program (TAP), an educational program designed to train, inform and recruit a diverse workforce that meets the emerging technology and engineering needs within the broadcasting community.
The Foundation is seeking qualified students to join TAP to receive valuable technical training and industry connections to become a part of the next generation of broadcasting. During this paid six-month program, participants will complete broadcast technology and AWS cloud-based instruction and meet with top broadcast technology talent to explore the advancements and career opportunities available in this field. Participants must complete each phase of the program before advancing to the next.
Differentiate Your Resume. Get recognized for going beyond what you learn in the classroom and textbooks by getting additional industry-specific training.
Network with Leaders. With top broadcast engineering and technology executives as your speakers and faculty, this program gives you the chance to get to know engineering leaders in broadcast and build your connections network.
Gain In-demand Certifications. Become a versatile broadcast engineer by gaining two in-demand certifications recognized by the broadcast industry.
Provide Insight. Provide your feedback, thoughts and opinions on trending technologies and efficiencies during monthly focus groups and discussions.
Learn the Latest. Learn the latest in AWS cloud-based technologies and broadcast system architecture and integrations. You will explore engineering and technology fundamentals and advancements from leading talent in the field.
Get training from leaders in the broadcasting industry to understand what it takes to be a successful broadcast engineer. From in-person to on-the-job training sessions, this program will prepare you for your engineering career and help you build a bright future.Review Curriculum
This FREE program is open to college seniors, technical school students and recent college graduates.
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