Overview and course outline
A Sound Assistant also known as Sound Technician or Boom Operator is responsible for setting up anddismantling ofsound equipment, and also capturing sound with the optimum quality. With Lagos being the entertainment hub of Africa, this course gives you access to enormous job opportunities.
a. Preparing and arranging sound equipment and accessories for use indoors and outdoors
b. Capturing sound by handling/moving sound input devices and equipment, including microphones/ boom mics, pre-amplifiers, other supports; capturing sound at a comfortable level above the noise floor using a compatible type of microphone
c. Maintenance of workplace health and safetyUnderstanding the health, safety and security risks prevalent on location.