REGISTER NOW – NCRA/ANREC Podcast School Spring Semester is Live

Hello everyone!

The Podcast School semester is open for registration! Semester starts March 19th, 2024!

We are hosting a 5 week program, twice a week for a total of 10 courses in all things Podcasts, with amazing experts from across our network but also some new faces! This is a great opportunity to grow your own podcast or a great starting point!

This opportunity is open to all volunteers and programmers to register

The Timeline: March 19th  to April 18th.

Time: 8pm AST /  7pm EST / 5pm MST / 4pm PST (For 1h)

The Cost: $225+HST/ per person

This is to cover the time of the presenters. (We suggest that stations purchase on behalf of their volunteers, then they can claim the HST as an ITC and get it back)

Here is the Schedule: 

  • March 18th – Registration Closes
  • March 19th (Tuesday):  (Phil Shirakawa) Different types of podcasts
  • March 21st  (Thursday): (Phil Shirakawa) Sound Like A Pro: Tech SetUp
  • March 26th (Tuesday): (Aniruddho Chokroborty-hoque) What’s your story? Researching and script-writing your Podcast
  • March 28th (Thursday): (Max Collins) Making A Podcast On A Budget
  • April 2nd (Tuesday): (Aniruddho Chokroborty-hoque) Promoting your podcast on social media
  • April 4th (Thursday):  (Jess Schmidt) How to make the most of AI in your podcast
  • April 9th (Tuesday): (Jess Schmidt) Accessibility in Podcasting
  • April 11th (Thursday): (Pamela Haasen) Defining the aim of your podcast / Webpage for Podcasts
  • April 16th (Tuesday):  (Pamela Haasen) Available Funds for Podcasterst
  • April 18th (Thursday): (Barry Rooke) The Future of Podcasting and Radio

We have put a referral process in place, when you are signing up you can indicate what station referred you to the podcast school and that station will receive $25 back for each sign up!

You can see all details on each of course, register for the school, as well as see the bios on each of the presenters on our webpage: 

This is a great opportunity to learn more about podcasts to better your already established podcast, or to get inspired to start your own!

I’ve attached social media posts as well as poster size of them below, please share that and this information with your programmers:

We are excited to be able to partner with the National Campus and Community Radio Association to bring our volunteers access to the Podcast School. This online 5 week course brings together experts in podcasting from across the country to be able to offer 10 advanced courses in podcasting. The registration cost of this program is $225. All volunteers in good standing with our station are welcome to register. You can see more detailed information about the courses, and presenters at

If you have any questions, you can reach out to me (

Cheers, Eloisa Veliz (Marketing and Outreach Coordinator)

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