Many churches don’t know how to have good sound. Sometimes the problem is gear, but usually it’s because of lack of training. These companies will help you #GetBetter at sound.
Church Sound Resources
End bad feedback with ChurchMix.com and help everyone on your team improve their craft of mixing sound. They have easy-to-understand courses that are broken down into bit-sized modules and quizzes. Track your teams progress and send them specific courses as they need it. Plans start at $10/mo for a single user or $25/month for 5 team members – a great deal to help you achieve great sound in your church.
You can acheive quality sound every week. ChurchSoundBootCamp.com comprises 35 online training modules you can take at your own pace, that will demystify the sound console and everything else related to sound. Even season veterans will learn from this comprehensive training. The course is $97 for individuals or $67/person for teams of 3 or more. Curt Taipale has been serving churches for nearly 40 years. He can help your church as well.
ChurchSoundUniversity.com is designed specifically for sound techs that require flexibility in their training. The content has been created with churches in mind and totals 7 hours of online training. Courses start at $29 or get every course for $249/yr. Your volunteer sound techs will appreciate the practical training these courses provide.
Stephen Maddox from Hillsong UK has over 18 years of ministry experience. He knows what churches need because he’s been there. These 32 courses from ChurchUniversity.com will help everyone on your team produce excellent sound every week. But these courses go beyond the basics of mixing sound. They help guide you in recruiting volunteers, building a healthy culture, navigating opinions of the congregation and more. Get every course for $597 and share the courses with everyone on your team.
Kade Young and the team at CollaborateWorship.com will teach you how to master sound at your church. Kade breaks down technical issues & equipment in a way that anyone can understand. His Youtube channel provides helpful tips and tricks you can use every week. If you want to dive deep, be sure to check out his courses which start at $195 or get exclusive content starting at $7/mo.
James Wasem knows church sound. In fact, he wrote a book on it! GreatChurchSound.com will help the volunteers in your church gain the confidence they need to mix audio with excellence each week. He has several courses to help you dive deep and even an app that will give you tips and tricks on demand and the tools you need to produce great sound. Get the book on Amazon for just $17 or enroll in one of his courses for $47-$297.
Rob Mazes has trained thousands of everyday musicians on how to produce a pro recording at home. He cuts through the noise to help you understand the essential elements you need to focus on in order to get a great sounding mix. He has several courses where you can dive deep into spefics like EQ, Compression, Pro Vocals and more. They start at $97. Be sure to check out his YouTube Channel for great tips or sign up for his free course here.
MXU.rocks is a premier church training resource. They have over 250 videos that help with every area of church production. Learn audio, lighting, cameras, videos and so much more. Get individual access for only $180/year or upgrade to MXU teams and give your entire team the training they need for just $99/month (paid yearly) or $199/month. Be sure to subscribe to their YouTube channel for lots of free training.
ProductionOnline.com has premium training videos from some of the top professionals in the worship industry. They have over 100 videos on everything from audio, to broadcast to lighting and more. A subscription will give you access to all their videos and future trainings. A single user license is $50/month. A team license varies depending on how many users you have.
Scott Adamson knows a thing or two about mixing live audio. He tours with Grammy winning artists and has put the things he’s learned after 20 years in the industry, into an easy to understand training course. This course includes over 100 videos and is only $197/year. He also has two free courses you can start taking today. Check out his YouTube channel for great tips and advice.
Johnny Ragin and Matt Borsic produce simple audio training courses to help sound technicians get better at their craft. They have 3 main courses for sale. Drums Masterclass, Sound Guy Essentials and X32 Masterclass. Each course is $147.
Jake Goslin and his team have created a growing list of training videos that will make you a better worship leader. The course library includes videos on planning, equiping your band, lighting, sound and several other aspects of worship ministry. Sign up for their free training or contact them to see if their program is a good fit for your needs.
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