There will be two Podcasting for Beginners courses and one Advanced Podcasting course in 2021. The course consists of six, two-hour mandatory sessions on Thursday evenings from 18h00 to 20h00. The provisional dates of the first Podcasting for Beginners course are 8 April to 13 May with the optional 7th session on Wednesday 12 May. The provisional dates of the second course are 8 July to 12 August 2021 with the optional 7th session on Wednesday 11 August.
Basic requirements for participating include: access to stable internet for the training sessions; proficiency in English; recording devise and mic or mobile phone with recording app; an additional two hours weekly to complete homework tasks; and course fee of R500 (see point 11 of the application form).
The advanced course in 2021, provides opportunity to those who successfully completed the 2020 and 2021 Podcasting for Beginners courses to do the advances course. The dates have yet to be set. HRMC training in 2021 is funded by the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation.