The podcast industry is only gaining its momentum in Tajikistan, and is mainly relying on enthusiasts. If you have an idea for a podcast, but you do not know where to start from or you are stuck in one place — then our training is for you.
Regardless of your qualification, you will have an opportunity to explore what it takes to launch, record, edit, publish, develop and monetize your podcast step by step. You will learn the benefits of working with podcasts and the equipment which you will need for the beginning, and more important concepts.
What will happen at the training?
- Find out what equipment you need to get started;
- Learn how to create covers, sequences, endings and podcast style;
- Learn how to find an idea and decide on the format;
- Learn how to write a script and build the logic of the broadcast;
- Find out how to edit the podcast using free and professional software;
- Get direct feedback from your coaches
Who can participate?
No restrictions. Main thing is to have a desire. Preference will be given to those who want or are already doing a podcast on social topics.
After the training you will have an opportunity to sign a contract with IWPR and the “Tri Medvedya” Academy for the release of a few episodes of your podcast. The Academy will provide you with a studio to record the first episode and mentoring support for the next three episodes.
About the coaches
Zebo Tajibaeva, journalist, founder of Your.tj portal, online-journalism coach.
Farhod Kholmatov, a.k.a panda, marketer, sales coach.
Iskandar Mirzoganiev, the white one from “Tri Medvedya”, artist, director, screenwriter. Main occupation — creativity and design.
Bekhruz Nasriddinov, a.k.a the brown one from “Tri Medvedya”, professional radio host, actor, event organizer.
Conditions of participation
The number of seats are limited. For participation in the training, please, fill out the form.
Applications are accepted until November 21st inclusive. All selected participants will receive an email on November 24th until 1 PM. For all matters please email firstname.lastname@example.org
The training will take place daily from 27th to 29th of November, 09.30 AM to 5 PM. Attendance on all days of the training is mandatory. We will inform you about the venue later.
IMPORTANT: All precautions against COVID-19 will be taken (masks, distancing, and sanitizers). If by the time of the training the coronavirus situation worsens, the format will be moved to online