900 HOURS / 30 Weeks  
Program # K100200 
CIP # 0609.070208 

PROGRAM description:

This program is designed to prepare students for initial employment as production assistants, audio/video equipment technicians, video/TV camera operators, video editors, multi-media artists/ animators and broadcast technicians. Students get hands-on training in the latest techniques for digital videography including professional video camera operation, on- and off-line editing, scripting, lighting, field/studio production, and video editing.

OCCUPATION description:

Audio & Video Equipment Technicians: Set up, or set up and operate audio and video equipment including microphones, sound speakers, video screens, projectors, video monitors, recording equipment, connecting wires and cables, sound and mixing boards, and related electronic equipment for concerts, sports events, meetings and conventions, presentations, and news conferences.

Camera Operators, Television, Video, & Motion Picture: Operate television, video, or motion picture camera to record images or scenes for various purposes, such as TV broadcasts, advertising, video production, or motion pictures.

Film & Video Editors:Edit moving images on film, video, or other media. May edit or synchronize soundtracks with images. Excludes "Sound Engineering Technicians".

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AGE:                 16years or older

DIPLOMA:         N/A

BASIC SKILLS REQUIREMENT:  MATH 9.0   LANGUAGE 9.0   READING 9.0 or meet other Basic Skills Requirements

Industry Certification:      Apple Certified Pro (ACP) – Final Cut Pro X   $150.00; Adobe Certified Associate Premiere Pro$150.00; Adobe Certified Associate Photoshop$150.00

Advisory Salary Range:             $15,000 - $73,000                        

                                                                        Camera Operator                  A/V Tech         Editor          Broadcast Tech          

Tallahassee:                        $20,800 - $41,200     N/A                  N/A             $26,500 - $59,300     

Average:                                               $23,600                    N/A                  N/A             $38,400        

State Average:                    $33,900                    $32,100           $30,500         $35,700                        

National Average:              $42,500                    $41,200           $54,500         $46,500         
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