Rosie Goldsmith and Max Easterman, Experienced journalists, First Take
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Course programme (166KB PDF)
Registration will open at 09.00, with the course starting at 09.30. The course will finish at 17.30.
The BVA Media training course lets you learn and practise techniques for handling TV, radio and print media interviews effectively. The skills you learn can also be applied to other interview situations and public speaking.
Suitable for beginners as well as those who wish to refresh their media communication skills, this is an intensely practical course which is run by highly experienced journalists well-versed in radio, TV and the print media.
The subject matter will be tailored to suit your individual needs and your particular area of expertise.
Please note there is a maximum of 6 places available on this course.
The five key things delegates will learn from this course are:
- An introduction to the media and what journalists expect from interviewees
- Developing and using key messages in interviews
- Understanding and enhancing your own presentation style
- Understanding key techniques to take control of interviews
- Individual TV, radio and print interviews to put into practice the principles learned during the day
Please note –Media training is excluded from the 'three courses for the price of two’ offer.
Terms & Conditions
Payment for BVA courses must be received in advance to guarantee your place. On acceptance of your booking a confirmation letter will be sent to you. Prices are subject to 20% VAT and bookings will be confirmed with a VAT notice.
Please note that in order to qualify for the member discount it must be the member that attends the course. A member cannot book on behalf of a non-member to benefit from the discount. If a non-member attends in place of a member, they will be liable to pay the additional non-member fee.
Book 3 courses for the price of 2
This offer is only valid for BVA members. All 3 courses must be booked at the same time. The cheapest course will be free. A practice may book using the offer and send a different member of their team to each course. This offer is only valid for BVA 2017 CPD courses and excludes media training courses and any webinars. The offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer relating to BVA CPD.
In event of cancellations received in writing no later than one calendar month in advance of the course, the fee will be returned less 25% to cover administration expenses. After that date no refunds will be possible. Substitutions may be made at any time, however, please see the condition about the member discount.
The programme is correct at the time of going to press. However, due to unforeseen circumstances, the programme may change and BVA reserves the right to cancel the event or alter the venue and/or speakers. Where circumstances force BVA to cancel a course, the liability of BVA shall be limited to a refund of any fees paid for the courses. BVA is not liable for any consequential loss.