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AES Education Directory

Centre de Formation aux Métiers du Son (CFMS)

Last Updated: Before 2011
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P.O. Box 5564
Lausanne, CH-1002
Tel: +41 21 320 93 26; mobile +41 76 329 47 36
Fax: +41 21 320 93 28

Type 1 Courses - Course not normally in an accredited qualification or certificate or resulting in an in-house certificate/diploma (e.g. privately-run, non-accredited training courses; product courses)

Audio Assistant

Qualification Awarded on Completion: Certificat d'Assistant Audio
Facilities: Professional recording studios, Direct-to-disk workstations,
Exact Duration: 2 years, 1 afternoon a week
Emphasis: Course is designed for newcomers to the audio field
Fee: CHF 6,900
Validating Body: In-house Certificate
Contact Person: Patrick Roe

Type 2 Courses - Course resulting in an accredited vocational qualification or certificate

Préparation au Brevet Fédéral de Technicien du Son

Qualification Awarded on Completion: Brevet Fédéral de Technicien du Son
Facilities: Class rooms, computer rooms, access to recording studios
Exact Duration: 2 years,1 day a week (Monday) + 6 full-time weeks
Fee: 18,000 CHF
Validating Body: AES Swiss Section, for Swiss Federal Government (BIGA-OFFT)
Contact Person: Patrick Roe

AES - Audio Engineering Society