Navid is a production assistant working for live staged events and film productions. He shares his story about what it's like to be starting out in this business and what his career path has been so far. Plus, he talks about all the new things he's learned in his job and provides some advice about working in this field.
Broadcast and sound engineering technicians set up, operate, and maintain the electrical equipment for radio and television broadcasts, concerts, sound recordings, and movies and in office and school buildings.
Short-term on-the-job training
Technicians who have work experience and formal training in their field will have the best opportunities for a job. Although some formal apprenticeship programs do exist, more frequently a new technician will accompany a more senior level technician to get the training and skills necessary for advancement.
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