NABEF Launches New Tech Apprenticeship Program
March 3, 2011 at 2:59 PM (PT)
The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS EDUCATION FOUNDATION (NABEF) will debut a six-month Technology Apprenticeship Program (TAP) designed to expose 10 high-tech graduates and professionals to the broadcast industry. Program highlights include a two-month, hands-on apprenticeship at a radio or TV station, as well as completion of a three-day training program located at a major technology manufacturer.
"Combining exposure to new technology trends with the benefits of an interactive learning environment is ideal for attracting the brightest high-tech minds to our industry," said NABEF Pres. MARCELLUS ALEXANDER. "We are looking forward to a successful launch and a well-rounded educational experience for all participants."
TAP is open to college and technical school seniors, recent graduates and individuals seeking to enter the broadcast industry. All applicants must have experience or training in IT, digital technologies, broadcast engineering or other related areas in order to be considered. For additional information, click here.