How to:

  • Use industry standard software to produce your own music 

  • Record vocals and instruments at home 

  • Mix and master your music professionally

  • Export and upload your tracks to Spotify, Apple Music, Google Play and more

prove you HAVE STUDIED

With an industry recognised qualification that is validated by the UK Government’s Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual). This NCFE Level 1 Award in Music Technology qualification contains credits that can be used for university applications.


This course is a perfect introduction for those who are interested in working in the sound and music technology industry. Such roles include:

  • Recording artist

  • Record producer

  • Sound designer (for TV/video/apps/games)

  • Podcaster

  • Marketer (using sound to emotionally connect to your audience)


With recording technology being more powerful and more affordable than ever before, it is the perfect time to begin your journey into sound and music.


  • Release/sell your own music and podcasts through online stores and streaming platforms

  • Level up by completing a Level 2 Certificate in Music Technology

  • Apply for jobs in the music industry

  • Collaborate with other learners on cross-platform projects through our Co-Lab (coming soon!)

  • Apply to feature on our social channels through our 'Spotlight On' series


  1. Click BOOK NOW to find out when the next courses are running and to book your place

  2. A link to your online classroom will be emailed to you by our admin team

  3. Log into the online classroom and prepare yourself for study by installing the necessary (free) software and completing the pre-course activities (this will all be clearly explained in the online classroom)

  4. Attend weekly live online classes with your expert teacher and fellow learners. Ask questions, watch live demonstrations, get expert feedback on your work – a unique and personalised online learning experience

  5. Complete and upload assignments to your drive in the online classroom. These are marked by our assessment team who will notify you if you have passed or not. If you have not passed, you will be given feedback on what needs to be adapted so that you can re-submit

  6. Once your pass has been confirmed, a digital copy of your certificate will be emailed to you for free (we can mail physical certificates to any UK address for £20 per batch)

FUNDING for free courses

A limited number of places on our courses are fully funded by the Mayor of London Skills Fund. If you are eligible for a fully funded place, then you will not be required to pay. Check here to see if you are eligible.

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