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Changes to Copyright set to hurt…

Jul 03, 2017 CMTO News
Copyright can often be a confusing thing to wrap your head around, especially because it is always…

CMTO's New National Training…

Jun 30, 2017 CMTO News
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The CMTO is happy to welcome Emma Couch as our new National Training Manager! Ms Couch has come…

Making great features- Certificate…

Jun 13, 2017 CMTO News
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As part of the CMTO's nationally accredited Certificate IV in Screen and Media (CUA41215) course,…

Federal Government to increase…

May 05, 2017 CMTO News
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In an interview on Melbourne community radio station 89.9 Light FM, Minister for Communications…

The CMTO has a new CEO!

Mar 13, 2017 CMTO News
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The CMTO is pleased to announce the appointment of Giordana Caputo as its new CEO. Giordana moves…

CMTO Launches New Website for…

Nov 18, 2016 CMTO News
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The CMTO has launched a new Creative Media Content website to help media producers put their…

Hindenburg and the CMTO join…

Jun 21, 2016 CMTO News
The CMTO is proud to announce its partnership with Hindenburg Systems which produces editing…

Vale Tiga Bayles - former CMTO…

Apr 18, 2016 CMTO News
The Community Media Training Organisation’s founding Chairperson and much-loved leader, Tiga…

Qualified Trainers Wanted: WA & QLD

Mar 28, 2016 CMTO News
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Qualified media trainers and assessors are needed to deliver a range of courses at community radio…

2016 Free Webinar Series

Feb 23, 2016 CMTO News
The Community Broadcasting Association of Australia, supported by the Community Media Training…

NFDS content now available for…

Nov 23, 2015 CMTO News
The winner of the CBAA Award for the National Documentary and Features Competition is... Sue Reece,…

Free Webinar: Mobile Journalism

Oct 02, 2015 CMTO News
Mobile Journalism: it’s radical, it’s accessible and it can break stories locally, nationally and…

A fantastic and rewarding, food…

Jun 25, 2015 CMTO News
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Radio storytelling champions from around Australia gathered in Sydney between 20-21 June, for a…

Radio makers from across Australia…

Jun 17, 2015 CMTO News
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Radio makers gathering in Sydney: A series designed to produce new radio works for national airplay…

2015 CBAA-CMTO Webinars

Jan 30, 2015 CMTO News
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Free webinar series for 2015, register now. In 2015, the Community Media Training Organisation…

Training Funding Available NOW!

Jul 31, 2014 CMTO News
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Latest News: Training Funding Available NOW! The Community Broadcasting Foundation's Training…

Free Webinar: Women in Community…

Jul 30, 2014 CMTO News
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Latest News: Women in Community Media What role does community media play in addressing the gender…

Free Webinar: Sponsorship…

Jul 22, 2014 CMTO News
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Latest News: Does a station have to be paid for an announcement for it to be considered advertising…

CMTO-CBAA Webinar Doing Great…

Jul 04, 2014 CMTO News
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What is this webinar about? It's about how to avoid the interview from hell! If you need to check…

Free Webinar: Conflict Resolution

Jun 17, 2014 CMTO News
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Got issues at your station? Need some strategies to deal with conflict and disputes? Well register…

WHS for volunteers & stations

Jun 04, 2014 CMTO News
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The latest CMTO/CBAA Webinar delved into the world of Workplace Health and Safety with guest…

Free Webinar: Fundraising for…

May 20, 2014 CMTO News
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Community broadcasters rely on the financial support of their respective communities to remain…

Who makes the decisions in…

May 02, 2014 CMTO News
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While the community broadcasting sector prides itself on its diversity- just how diverse is the…

What Training Does Your Station…

Jan 30, 2014 CMTO News
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The Community Media Training Organisation is the community broadcasting sector's registered…

Radiothons for Smaller Stations

Sep 04, 2013 CMTO News
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The CMTO in conjunction with the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia has launched a…

Sponsorship for Community…

Sep 04, 2013 CMTO News
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The CMTO in conjunction with the CBAA has launched a series of free webinars for community…

How To Write Content Grants

Aug 02, 2013 CMTO News
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Have you applied for CBF Content Grants and been knocked back? The next round of CBF content grants…

Free Social Media Webinar

May 15, 2013 CMTO News
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Still cloudy about social media? The CMTO in conjunction with the Community Broadcasting…

Audio Competition

May 15, 2013 CMTO News
Third Coast Radio Competition
Prizes of up to $4000 are up for grabs in the Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation…

Sri Lankan Training

May 15, 2013 CMTO News
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The CMTO's freely available Training Videos have been getting a run in Sri Lanka. Broadcaster…

Face Facts: Facebook for community…

May 15, 2013 CMTO News
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Want to know what to do about station pages, program pages, presenter pages and how to consolidate…

TYGA Bloggers Let Loose!

May 15, 2013 CMTO News
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Media students at Tasmania's TYGA FM - located in the beautiful New Norfolk on the banks of the…

Coast FM High Achiever

Feb 07, 2013 CMTO News
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How's this for a good news story! Cairns Year 12 student Lauren Milan-Berlin was awarded Smithfield…

Latest Training Funding Announced

Jan 07, 2013 CMTO News
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The CBF recently announced the latest round of training grants. Accredited Training was prioritised…

Regional Trainers Needed!

Sep 03, 2012 CMTO News
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The CMTO is currently looking for expressions of interest from qualified broadcast trainers in the…

Going new places with audio?

Jul 25, 2012 CMTO News
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Have you created super openers/closers to your program? A great interview? Told an amazing story…

Pathways workshops at Highland FM

Jun 25, 2012 CMTO News
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Highland FM completed their Pathways workshop on Governance over the weekend, they got a lot out of…

CMTO Roundtable: Multiplatform…

Mar 01, 2012 CMTO News
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The CMTO, with the help of Bryce Ives, put together a couple of quick roundtable discussions at…

Training at 1WAY Canberra

Feb 20, 2012 CMTO News
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Training in the Cert III in Media has begun at Canberra's 1WAY FM with Station Manager Colin…

Where accredited training can take…

Feb 14, 2012 CMTO News
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Did you know that completion of Cert II and Cert III courses can pave the way to tertiary…

Training at 2000FM

Feb 14, 2012 CMTO News
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CMTO Trainer Paul Thusi gets training underway with the Russian Language group at 2000FM in…

CMTO Roundtable: Multiplatform…

Jan 30, 2012 CMTO News
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While most people were lounging on the beach over summer, the CMTO were hard at work organising…

CBAA 2011 Conference: It's a wrap

Nov 24, 2011 CMTO News
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CMTO youth training project ‘CBloggers’ conducted in partnership with the CBAA and supported by the…

CBloggers take flight

Nov 03, 2011 CMTO News
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The CMTO is gearing up for a fun-filled week on the Gold Coast as we gather 10 young broadcasters…

3WAY training by 2DBLJ

Oct 19, 2011 CMTO News
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Julie and Josine make a fantastic team as 2DBLJ and helped the trainees at 3WAY in Warnambool get…

Cert III Delivery Pilot- Podcasting

Oct 12, 2011 CMTO News
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Trainers Ande Foster and Joe Panetta developed and tested a pilot delivery style for the…

Feedback

Aug 12, 2011 CMTO News
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At the end of each CMTO run training course, host stations, participants and trainers are given…

Become a Radio Pro with FBi Radio!

Aug 12, 2011 CMTO News
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Applications have now closed! FBi Radio, in partnership with the Community Media Training…

Become a CBlogger

Aug 12, 2011 CMTO News
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Applications have now closed! Members of the CMTO team will be on the sunny Gold Coast in November…

Funding for Broadcast tech…

Aug 08, 2011 CMTO News
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The Community Broadcasting Foundation is now taking funding applications from stations wanting to…

Southern Highlands Calling

Jul 29, 2011 CMTO News
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The Sydney CMTO trainers have been getting out and about, visiting two great stations in the New…

E-learning courses coming soon!

May 19, 2011 CMTO News
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E-learning is a growing industry and the CMTO is working hard to be at the forefront of course…

Changes to Training Grants

May 19, 2011 CMTO News
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The Community Broadcasting Foundation (CBF) has announced changes to its annual funding grant…

New Short Courses

May 19, 2011 CMTO News
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At this time of the year, many stations are gearing up for their AGM and electing new board…

Top Shelf Trainers

May 19, 2011 CMTO News
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Recently joining the CMTO's growing team of sector-experienced, registered trainers are…

Outside Broadcasting

May 19, 2011 CMTO News
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Independent Brisbane Broadcaster 4ZZZFM spent the weekend in the station's grungy carpark learning…

Great new resources from SYN!

Apr 28, 2011 CMTO News
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The gang at SYN have been at it again, this time putting some great training resources together for…

This multimedia project is…

Apr 13, 2011 CMTO News
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Working in media, we all know that in order to move forward we have to move sideways...in other…

CMTO Trainers Assessors

Mar 21, 2011 CMTO News
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The CMTO is looking for qualified media trainers and assessors to deliver a range of courses at…

African Girls Media Workshop

Mar 04, 2011 CMTO News
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The CMTO in partnership with Radio Skid Row in Sydney is running a workshop for young African…

Community media in the digital age

Feb 25, 2011 CMTO News
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These days it's not unusual to see resumes where people present themselves as editors, multimedia…

Women in Community Media

Feb 25, 2011 CMTO News
Women in Community Media is designed to increase the participation of younger women in the media…

Radio Technologist Training -…

Apr 07, 2010 CMTO News
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If you’re lucky, you have someone to look after the technical aspects of the day-to-day operations…