find your passion
Digital Media Production
Workforce development skills training in digital production
Find your voice, build your platform.
Participants will have the opportunity to explore audio, visual, and video editing and production using current industry standard tools. A focus will be placed on developing a unique voice through an in-depth self-branding exercise. Media professionals from different cultural, life and experiential backgrounds guide youth through the process. Participants should feel empowered to transform barriers and underrepresentation into an asset in their creative and career pursuits. This course will give youth a glimpse at the world of the digital entrepreneur, and the remote employee. All content will be put through a lens of environmental sustainability and challenge youth to use technology responsibly.
- Videography & video editing
- Digital music production
- Audio recording & editing (podcasting)
- Graphic design
- Digital illustration
- Digital communications
- Adobe Creative Suite
- Cloud based file sharing & management (digital literacy)
- Project management
- Introduction to online business opportunities
Brilliant futures start here.
Let's get down to the nitty gritty
– Legally able to work in Canada
– Not currently enrolled in high school or post secondary education
– Between the ages of 15 and 30
The ideal candidate for this program is an individual with a passion to learn and grow but faces barriers (social, geographic, mental, physical, economic, etc.) to achieving their goals.
30 hours of training or working time per week for 6-8 weeks.
Youth participants must complete WHIMIS for all programs and an online food handling course for culinary arts, prior to gaining access to the program. All costs will be covered by Elephant Thoughts.