Certificate in Live TV and Studio Broadcast




12 Months

Validated by



Part-Time / Blended Learning


Dublin Main Campus

NFQ Level


Build your portfolio and explore your creativity with this action-packed course.

The Certificate in Live TV and Studio Broadcast is ideal if you do not have a portfolio or degree in this area, as it offers you the core knowledge and skills needed to produce and broadcast live TV studio content at a professional level. You will be encouraged to develop your creative practice and advance your knowledge, skills, and competencies through using a range of industry-standard TV studio and production technologies, and storytelling, presentation, and research approaches.

Why Study Live TV and Studio Broadcast at Griffith College?

The Certificate in Live TV and Studio Broadcast is a 20 ECTS, QQI-validated Level 8 Certificate, delivered over one academic year, and aimed at people with no prior experience or portfolio of work. On this course, we encourage learners to experiment and explore their creativity, enabling them to advance their knowledge, skills, and competencies using a comprehensive range of industry-standard TV studio technologies, storytelling, presentation and research approaches, and production techniques. The aim of the course is to assist learners to develop the practical skills and knowledge required to work in the demanding and multi-disciplinary world of modern live studio television production, direction and broadcast.

This course:

  • Prepares learners for employment in the screen media industries
  • Advances learners’ knowledge, skills, and competencies using a comprehensive range of technologies, and concept development, pre-production, and live studio production skills.
  • Provides learners with the opportunity to gain new skills through the application of practical and conceptual skills and competencies in a wide variety of roles within multi-camera studio production environments.
  • Gives learners the confidence to produce, manage and broadcast multi-camera studio-based content.

Facilities Available

  • Fully equipped, industry-standard Film studio with black/white/green rail backdrop and 3x8 lighting rig
  • Large selection of Cameras, including Black Magic and Sony studio cameras
  • Full Apple MAC editing suite
  • Full-frame Zoom & Prime lenses
  • NewTek Tricaster 8000 Multi-Standard Vision Mixer with virtual studio environment
  • Avid Media Composer, ProTools, and Adobe Suite
  • Full range of equipment available for students to rent

Plus much more! For full list of equipment, please get in touch!

Intake Dates

The next intake for this course will be:

  • February*
  • September*

*subject to sufficient numbers