Introduction to Audacity

Duration: 1 Day


This course is aimed at podcasters, teachers, lecturers and Higher Education users who use Audacity to create audio material to a high standard. In addition, Audacity can be used by community groups and individuals to create oral history projects.


Good general skills in laptop or desktop computing. Some previous experience of using audio recording and/or digital audio editing equipment and techniques is helpful, but not essential.

Course includes

A comprehensive set of reference notes covering course topics, follow-up telephone support and, for training on Transmedia premises, lunch and refreshments.

Course outline

Overview and Basics

  • What is Audacity?
  • How can I use it for my audio production?
  • Importing audio from a digital source e.g. portable recorder, CD, USB memory stick etc.
  • Editing the material

Using the Multitrack options

  • Multi-track recording
  • Using effects, e.g. reverb, pitch,echo, delay
  • Working in stereo and mono
  • Making a finished project suitable for podcast, CD or as an audio file for export to radio station playout systems etc.

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All our courses run in London and Bristol, or can be tailored to requirements at your own offices. For alternative dates, please email or call us on 0208 269 4260
All prices are per person and are subject to VAT
15% discount for groups of four delegates.
10% discount for groups of three delegates.
(This offer applies for delegates on the same public scheduled course on the same date.)

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