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TV Presenter

Regular Price: $421

Special Price: $24

  • 50h - 60 Days
  • 2 students have purchased
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International Open Academy
Floor 1, Filmbase, Curved St., Dublin 2, Ireland 2 See in Google maps


  • Advanced online learning platform
  • Make your own study schedule and take advantage of online tutoring hours
  • Obtain a certified diploma once you finish the course.


Have you ever watched a popular presenter hosting a TV programme and thought, “How do I get to do that?” If you have, then this is the course for you!

Being a presenter means working at the front line of television. While it can be all consuming and often challenging, it’s a job that can also be exciting, enthralling and deeply satisfying. Whether your interest is in hard news, current affairs, human interest, entertainment, culture, travel or sports presenting, there are very few jobs where you can indulge your passions while reaching out to millions of people at the same time.

Your job could involve introducing or hosting a show, reporting on special events, reading the news, interacting with live audiences or interviewing folk from all walks of life. There are so many different aspects to the job which means that, when you’re hosting a TV show no two days are the same.

Finding Your Feet and Your Own Unique Presenter Self

However, TV presenting can be a tough business to break into and that’s why it’s important to get the inside track on what it takes to become the next David Letterman or Ryan Seacrest.

There’s a common misconception that being a television host is a one man show, so having a genuine understanding of TV broadcasting and the time and talent it takes to make a successful programme, is invaluable knowledge.

Learning how to bring something special to a show by focusing on your strengths and building your own personal brand, is also essential in your approach to becoming a standout TV presenter.

That’s why this course lays down the foundation that you need to become part of this thrilling world, while imparting essential tricks and tips of the trade.

Course Programme

Module 1: The business we call show
  • An overview of the business
  • The changing face of TV
  • Different types of presenting
  • Challenges of breaking into the business

Module 2: It takes a village to build a TV Presenter
  • The team Producers
  • Presenter role requirements
  • Presenter skillset
  • TV terminology

Module 3: Wow! Who’s that girl (or boy?)
  • Do you have what it takes?
  • Knowledge and research
  • The ‘wow’ factor
  • Fronting a show
  • Audience connection

Module 4: A ‘brand’ new you
  • Find Your Strengths
  • What’s Your USP
  • Difference between being a ‘Personality’ and a ‘Presenter’
  • Seeing yourself as a ‘brand’

Module 5: Talking the talk
  • How to talk to camera
  • Talking to time
  • Presenter techniques
  • Vocal delivery
  • Autocue / teleprompter tips
  • Script reading
  • Talk back and earpiece training
  • Interviewing techniques
Module 6: Are you ready for your close up?
  • Ad lib presentation
  • Script construction and prep’ Handheld camera presentation
  • Multi camera direction
  • Live broadcast
  • Location reporting
  • Camera technique

Module 7: Looking the part
  • Importance of getting your image right
  • Visual Messages
  • Body language
  • Note setting & colours
  • Do’s and don’ts of TV makeup

Module 8: Showreel time: Show me the money!
  • The ONE big secret to a successful showreel
  • Preparation: Subject matter
  • Preparation: Types of footage
  • Marketing yourself
  • Structure & format
  • Professional v home filmed

Module 9: Applying for jobs: The Good, the bad and the big fat waste of time
  • Planning
  • What to include in application
  • Broadcast trade media
  • Finding on camera experience
  • What not to do
  • Handling rejection
  • Indirect opportunities
  • Right place, right time

Module 10: All the other things you wanted to know about TV presenting but were afraid to ask!
  • Training and qualifications
  • Agents Salaries
  • The Myth of the 4 Hour Week
  • PR and media relations


Thanks to this offer, valid exclusively for one person, you will obtain a Veterinary Support Assistant Online Course.

How to register

By buying the course in Emagister Express, you will obtain an access coupon. We will send you the codes and keys to the coupon. Send the coupon code and the key to info@internationalopenacademy.com. The training provider will then give you access to the course.

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