Lucas's on-line training courses are designed for people
who live outside the UK and who are unable to attend for
any reason. All on-line courses are 1 to 1,
designed around your needs and requirements in both
radio and voice presentation and production. All
training sessions can be booked at any time to suit your
own situation. Each training session runs 1 hour and
costs £85 (no vat) per hour or One Day 1 to 1 Radio
Training Online £350 no vat, 2 days £700 and 3 days
£1050no vat. E mail for
prices per hour if outside UK. You'll also receive
"home work" after each session to enhance your
presentation and technique. All courses are personally
designed around you. They can be booked as and when you
wish. PAY AS YOU GO for each training session. Please
tell us the kind of presentation/production work you
most want to do.
Our Radio Training Courses are for beginners up to
advanced levels. Your Personal Trainer is Rod Lucas with
over 40 years professional radio experience in both BBC
and commercial sectors. He's British and based in
During your on-line radio/telephone training you'll
present mini programme announcements and production
elements with music. If you're a beginner you'll be sent
relevant scripts, including traffic, news, weather,
requests and an advert/commercials to read. You'll
present some ad lib announcements and play in music
(which we'll play in from this end). This kind of mini show
forms part of your basic training, which you'll find
fun, informative & challenging. Who knows it might even
reveal more about your personality and
communication skills then you first thought !
We'll then work on many areas of interviewing, news,
phone ins, music presentation, production. promos,
jingle making and voice tracking (ideal if you don't
have radio broadcast equipment). It means you can record
programme announcements for different stations around
the world, without playing a single song. All other
radio training aspects will be covered too. Rod Lucas
also specializes in Radio News and Current Affairs
Training. Talk Radio training is also given. Learn how
to make quality news packages & talk formats including
You may wish to have a Radio Presenter Assessment &
personal 1 to 1 consultation which will allow you to
have a "taster" of presenting before committing to a
full Radio DJ Presenter training course. £130 no vat.
If you're a beginner we'll give you an honest and
professional opinion on your radio presenting flair,
style and delivery. Rod Lucas
will establish if you're in with a good chance of
getting into radio and he'll also give you a good idea of what
you can expect in the profession.
All our Radio Presenter Training Courses are designed
for people at all levels of radio. Those who've never
presented radio and radio presenters wanting to improve
their style, presentation & production ideas and unique
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
Rod Lucas's training can be conducted on the phone or
on-line from anywhere in the world. You would greatly
benefit from having a microphone attached to your
computer. The microphone does not need to be expensive
and can be purchased quite cheaply. This then enables
you to speak via Skype.com (free calling around the
world). You can also use MSN Messenger or Yahoo etc.
Lessons will require you to have a note book, pen and
water. If you can't use a PC, we'll conduct courses on
If you've got this far we guess you're keen so lets move
you on. This would make a great present for you from
someone close. Tell them about it.
Payment can be made via Debit Card, Credit Card, Bank
1) Let us know what Radio Training you want.
2) When you would like to do it.
3) Let us know if you have Skype or phone.
4) Make arrangements to pay.
Rod Lucas has been professionally
involved in British Radio & TV since 1971. He started at
14 with the BBC. Through opportunities afforded to him
from key BBC bosses he was able to move fast from BBC
local radio to National BBC Radio. He's a Sony Radio
Award winner (equivalent to film Oscar). He runs various
stations in the UK and mainland Europe and regularly
presents music and talk programmes. Stations include:
BBC Radio 1 & 2 (creative producer), BBC Radio 5
(presenter/producer). LBC Talk Radio (London UK) Talk
Sport (National Talk Radio UK). KABC 79 Los Angeles.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) Radio & TV
(Network News Producer/Director).