Technology Apprenticeship Program

Technology Apprenticeship Program

Program Overview

The Technology Apprenticeship Program prepares diverse and skilled talent for the broadcast engineering workforce. This FREE six-month program is designed to expose the best and brightest high-tech graduates to the industry and prepare them for a successful career in broadcast technology.

If you are preparing to graduate from a technical school or college or are a recent graduate interested in electrical engineering, information technology, telecommunications or radio and television transmission, this program is for you!

What you’ll get...

  • Exposure to the latest technology in broadcasting at NAB Show in Las Vegas
  • Paid, hands-on apprenticeship at a radio or television station of your choice
  • Networking opportunities with potential employers and industry leaders
  • Education to become a Certified Broadcast Technologist
  • Attending career development and educational sessions given by broadcast companies and active broadcast engineers at NAB headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Broadcast engineering technicians set up, operate and maintain the electronic equipment used to transmit radio and television programs. They’re the ones who control audio equipment to regulate volume level and quality of sound during radio and television broadcasts. They also monitor the clarity of images and video for television broadcasts and operate the transmitters for broadcast radio or television programs.