Community Journalism Training

The CMTO delivers a range of training program in Community Journalism skills:

Pathways Courses:

News and Current Affairs Package 


Certificate IV in Screen and Media- Journalism Specialisation

Online and Blended Learning Program:

Our Introduction to Journalism in Community Media online course is designed to develop the skills and experience of community broadcasters who are interested in journalism, news and storytelling. The course is suitable for experienced broadcasters or those who have no prior experience/formal qualifications in journalism.

What is covered?

  • Community journalism ethics
  • Why local storytelling is so important
  • How to report on national issues from a local perspective
  • Writing for radio news and current affairs programs,
  • Interviewing techniques
  • How to record and edit audio

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