TV Presenter

Understanding who you are and how you are perceived by the public. Just one of the many surprises you will encounter during this course.

YouTube TV Presenter



Thu - Sat 3 Days

Course Date

September 7th - 9th 2017


10.00am - 17.00pm

Group Size

5 Students per course

Disabled Access

Yes we have disabled access into the building.
You can choose a single or group booking and you will be taken to the payment page to complete your purchase.

Get Into The Mindset of a Broadcast Youtube TV Presenter

Master the art of creating engaging TV Presenter content for your YouTube TV Channel. Learn tips about television presentation techniques as well as using the latest in Television equipment. Learn the tools of the trade filming, sound and lighting to wow your audience.

Many budding TV Presenters and artists are using YouTube, Instagram and Facebook, to create recorded and live broadcast content and materials to help promote themselves and their creativity.

Youtube has provided an alternative method to promoting creative media, business, music and musicians etc as opposed to just advertising alone. Now, you can promote yourself professionally online!
During your course you will be given a list of assignments that mirror the type of work that would be offered to you as a working TV Presenter. If you are a charismatic individual, confident talker and are ready to become a TV Presenter, then this is the perfect opportunity available to you, right now, in central London.

  • How to write a one minute programme of your choice
  • Interviewing skills
  • Writing your own unique style of links
  • Presenting to camera
  • Autocue training
  • How the industry works
  • The 4 major areas of TV Presenting
  • Studio recording
  • Location recording
  • Presenting to Camera
  • Vox Pops
  • Feedback for improvement.
  • Sound/Lighting/Camera Techniques for Youtube
  • Pratical Hands on recording session
Record on location and in the studio the 4 major areas of TV Presenting which will go on to your channel.
  • Interview
  • Vox pops
  • Autocue
  • PTC

Why Study With Media Courses

Central London Location, 1-minute walk from Kings Cross underground station

Practical hands-on learning taught by Broadcast TV & Independent Film professionals

Work experience opportunity for all courses

Short courses for all ages and backgrounds from 18 years of age upwards

Meet Your Tutor

Steve Blacknell
Steve BlacknellTV Presenter
Started in promotions and A&R working for the likes of ABC, Decca and Chrysalis promoting acts such as The Moody Blues, Leo Sayer, Jethro Tull and Steely Dan. In 1980 he joined Jive Records and signed A Flock Of Seagulls, and was also instrumental in the success of bands such as Frankie Goes To Hollywood.

In 1982 he made the heady leap into TV- hosting the BBC's pop/fashion flagship show "Riverside", became a regular music correspondent on BBC Breakfast Time and was Europe's inaugural Video Jockey. He was a regular at Radio 1 hosting "In Concert" and also hosted “The Old Grey Whistle Test” on a number of occasions.

In 1984 as host/co-creator he won a coveted "Ace Award" in the USA for best music show with his MTV USA show "London Calling" and a year later took a pivotal role in "Live Aid", interviewing Phil Collins on his historic transatlantic Concorde flight between London and Philadelphia. He continued his TV career through the 90’s and in 2000 started Good PR and now specialises in PR and brand development.

Steve researched and co-wrote '50 years of Top of The Pops' a BBC bumper book full of music history and the people who made it

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