TV and Broadcast Engineering Essentials

  • COURSE DURATION

    2 Days

  • COURSE OVERVIEW

    New for 2018, this 2-day technical course provides an understanding of the technologies, vocabulary and techniques used in modern television broadcast systems and operations. Throughout the course, there will be plenty of opportunities to ask the instructor questions to help clarify understanding.

  • COURSE PROGRAMME

    ​• The broadcast chain
    • Analogue video
    • Testing and monitoring
    • Digital video
    • TV standards
    • Audio
    • Timecode

  • COURSE CONTENT

    A detailed course brochure is available on request. Either click here to complete the contact form or call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123.

  • WHO WILL BENEFIT?

    This technical course is aimed primarily at technical staff working in a television environment that need to become familiar with the specific technologies used in this field.

  • TECHNICAL LEVEL

    This is a technical course and an ability to assimilate and understand general technical concepts is essential. However, prior knowledge of television or broadcast technology is not required. If you are unsure about the technical level of the course, then please click here to complete the contact form or call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123.

  • LEARNING OUTCOMES

    Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
    • Describe the broadcast chain from camera to TV receiver
    • Describe the key signal types used in a TV broadcast system
    • Understand the use of test signals in a TV environment
    • Understand analogue and digital TV signals
    • Understand how timecode is used in a broadcast environment
    • Describe high definition (HD) and standard definition (SD) TV standards

  • 2018 COURSE DATES & REGISTRATION

    The course will take place on the following dates in 2018:

    Course Code BR1904
    Day 1 – Thursday 19 April 2018, Registration: 9:00-9:30 AM, Start: 9:30 AM, Finish: 5:00 PM
    Day 2 – Friday 20 April 2018, Start: 9:00 AM, Finish: 4:30 PM
    CLICK TO REGISTER FOR BR1904

  • COURSE FEE

    £995 + £199 VAT = £1194 GBP
    UK Value Added Tax (VAT) is charged at 20%

  • WHAT’S INCLUDED?

    Course fees cover tuition, morning and afternoon refreshments, lunches and full-colour printed notes. Each participant will also receive a PDF Certificate of Attendance. Accommodation and travel costs are not included in the course fees.

  • TRAVEL

    Rohde & Schwarz UK, Ancells Business Park, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 2UZ, UK

    Travel by Car
    Ample car parking is available at Rohde & Schwarz UK.

    Travel by Train
    The nearest railway station is Fleet, Station Approach, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 3QY, UK.
    Rohde & Schwarz UK is 15 mins walk from the railway station or a short taxi ride.

    Travel by Air
    Heathrow airport is 26 miles (42 km) and Gatwick airport is 48 miles (77 km) from Rohde & Schwarz UK. If you are travelling by air, then we can reserve a taxi for you. The driver will meet you at arrivals and transfer you either to your hotel or directly to the course venue. Please call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123 if you require any travel assistance.

  • ACCOMMODATION

    Please note that accommodation costs are not included in the course fees. Hotels and B&Bs can be found in the area including:

    Premier Inn Fleet – distance from hotel to course venue=0.8 miles (1.2 km)
    The Lismoyne Hotel – distance from hotel to course venue=1.7 miles (2.7 km)
    The Elvetham Hotel – distance from hotel to course venue=3.6 miles (5.8 km)

  • TERMS & CONDITIONS

    We encourage you to read our full Terms & Conditions, which cover important issues like payment and cancellation policies.

  • 100% MONEY-BACK GUARANTEE

    We want to ensure that our courses meet or exceed your expectations. Therefore, if you attend a scheduled course and conclude by lunch time of the first day that the course is unsuitable, then simply notify the course instructor and we will arrange to refund 100% of the course fee. You must leave the course at this time and return all learning materials and handouts to the instructor for the guarantee to apply.

  • CANCELLATION

    A cancellation fee of 20% will apply for cancellations received 7-14 days before the start of a course. Cancellations received less than 7 days before are not refundable. Substitute delegates can be made any time before a course starts.

  • REGISTRATION CONFIRMATION

    Upon registering for a course, confirmation will be emailed immediately followed by the Course Joining Instructions and a VAT Invoice within 1 working day. We strongly recommend that you do not make any firm travel and/or accommodation commitments until you receive final confirmation that the course will definitely go ahead. This is sent as soon as the minimum number of attendees has been reached to make the course viable and no later than 1 week before the scheduled course start date.

  • ANY QUESTIONS?

    Please click here and complete the contact form or call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123.

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