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    NOW OFFERING ONLINE MEDIA TRAINING - FREE FOR ALL NHS COMMUNICATORS. GET THE FULL INTERVIEW EXPERIENCE WHILE WORKING FROM HOME, AND BE FULLY SKILLED IN SKYPE BROADCAST NEWS INTERVIEWS!

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    Expert Media Trainers

    Online during Lockdown, we'll give you the skills and the confidence to communicate effectively from home. When news breaks, your soundbite counts...get it right first time with Media Mentor.

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    Authentic remote interview experience

    Through our remote interview skills package you'll experience down-the-line interviews from home, as authentic as into the studios we used at the BBC in New Broadcasting House. Here's a short clip from previous training sessions before social distancing: https://youtu.be/45Z4PT385kE

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    Interview Analysis

    Straight after your interview we play back and provide instant analysis and advice. Then you'll do it again. Learning by doing, just as it will be when you face the media for real.

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  • We have had amazing feedback from those who attended your sessions on how useful and enjoyable and confident building they were. Hospice, May 2020

  • Thank you for a wonderful online training session, We were super impressed and all left the session having learnt a great deal. Legal Firm, May 2020
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Realistic. Stimulating. Challenging.

When the world is in turmoil and your audience has an insatiable need for communication and news from you, our online remote media training courses will give your spokespeople the confidence to handle enquiries and interviews skilfully, to structure key messages, and really understand how to use the media when working from home. Watch a one-minute clip here: https://youtu.be/45Z4PT385kE

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Online during Lockdown, we'll give you the skills and the confidence to communicate when the world wants to hear you're open for business, powering through in these challenging times. Get it right with Media Mentor

Media Training

Media Training

Find out how the media reports on your virus-hit prospects. Learn what the media needs from you. Put into practice our top tips for handling the media, so that you gain, and maintain, control.

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Online remote interview skills

Online remote interview skills

As broadcast news relies more and more on Skype, Media Mentor is here to show you how to make the most of it, through the months of social distancing ahead.

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Social Media Training

Social Media Training

At a time when Coronavirus stalks the land, media mentor’s Colin Kelly will show you how to handle the twittersphere so that your business is protected, your reputation is enhanced by the social media skills he'll teach you

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Real Broadcast Studios at BBC in London and Salford, Westminster Live in London and Parkside MediaHouse in Birmingham

Training for small groups will resume after Lockdown at the Radio and TV studios we use in London, Salford or Birmingham, or Westminster Live. We’re symptom-free, and if you are too, you could be here, in the same studios and seats used by the BBC's top radio news programmes.

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Training courses delivered by our team of media specialists.

Our award winning team are all expert media trainers with successful careers in television and radio journalism and broadcasting. They will help you really understand how to use the media, and develop a powerful communications strategy.

Paul Murricane

Paul Murricane

Paul has been a media trainer for the last 13 years following a 25 year career in television and radio as a reporter.

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Hazel Irvine

Hazel Irvine

Sports media trainer Hazel Irvine is one of the best-known and instantly familiar faces on the BBC’s sports broadcasting team.

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Kaye Adams

Kaye Adams

Kaye Adams’ career has taken her from Iron Lady to ITV’s Loose Women. Her experience provides confidence training for women.

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Colin Kelly

Colin Kelly

Colin Kelly is a highly experienced broadcaster and media relations trainer, with sixteen years as a presenter on BBC and commerci

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