Adult DJ Course
- 16 WEEKSCourse Duration
- ADVANCEDSkill level
- 19 Jan, 2019Admission Deadline
COMPLETE DJ COURSE - This 16 week course is designed for beginner & advanced students committed to becoming a working DJ in a condensed time frame. Classes will be 60-minutes once a week and students have the option of online classes. (additional fees may apply). At the end of this session, students will be ready to DJ for a crowd and host their own party.
The entire DJ Certification program is built on hitting key milestones along with strong mentorship from instructors and collaboration with your classmates. Classes move fluidly from one milestone to the next when students have grasped and mastered the concepts.
Students must be 18 yrs. or older to participate.
Financing is available through a partner organization.
Week 1: Art of Deejaying
The focus of this class will be to explore the roots of deejaying and look at how it started, who started it and pioneers in the craft.
Week 2: Serato Software Overview and Training
This class will introduce the student to three different Serato programs and teach how to implement the software. Visit serato.com to download the software. You must complete this class before you advance to the next.
Week 3: How To Use Your Headphones
This class will focus on use of the headphone and the duality of listening to music that is being currently played while selecting the next song to be played.
Week 4: How To Count Bars
This class will introduce the concept of bar counting and give students an opportunity to try various exercises to count bars of 4. This skill is a crucial to the art of deejaying. You must finish this class before you can advance to the next.
Week 5: How To Count Bars
This class will examine the importance of pitch control and teach students the art of controlling song speed while mixing.
Each student is required to have a macbook pro computer system to take our wonderful courses. Idea specifications are 2.3GHz I5 128GB SSD 8GB.
DJ Controller Deck