Intro to Radio & Podcasting 2024 (Brighton)

The Gaydio Academy, in partnership with National Lottery 'Awards For All', is delivering radio skills training, peer support and mentoring to give participants their first steps in radio, a look at the industry as a whole and then creating content for participants to take away with them to help them into future volunteering roles & work experience. All participants will see themselves enrolled into the industry whilst benefiting from one-to-one support and volunteering opportunities.

This course will see you in five informal training sessions, over a single week, located at our central Brighton Studios. Training will focus on:

Course Layout

  1. Introduction to Radio and how to become a radio presenter

  2. Show content & news presenting

  3. Other roles in radio & a look at music

  4. Creating your own station and preparation for the creation of your podcasts

  5. Podcast creation, a session exploring the next stage progression tailored to participant's specific needs and next steps with Gaydio and other radio stations

Location, Dates and Times

Location: Gaydio Brighton, The Ledward Centre, 14a Jubilee St, Brighton and Hove, Brighton BN1 1GE

Date: 22nd to 26th July 2024

Time: 1pm to 4/4:30pm


  • You must be 18+

  • You must be Sussex based

  • Must be available for the dates above

  • Must not have done a previous 'Intro into Radio' course with Gaydio


This form is currently not open for applications, please check back on our socials or newsletter for when this re-opens, thank you.

With Thanks

  • Awards For All (National Lottery)

    People know best what’s needed in their communities. It’s important to involve your community from the start - in the design, development and delivery of the activities you’re planning. Awards For All want to fund projects that are connected to local people and their communities and use their existing skills and experience.

  • Ledward Centre

    A safe and inspiring place for the LGBTQ+ communities and their friends.