National Broadcast Academy

The Training Arm of Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria
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  • Mr Oluwasegun Akioya

    HOD, Presentation


The Presentation Department focuses mainly on the acquisition of eloquence in the spoken English Language (making participants to speak right at all times) and skills in other presentation chores.

To achieve these stated objectives, five (5) regular courses are organized:

  • The Basic Presentation
  • The Intermediate Presentation
  • Advanced Presentation
  • Public Speaking
  • Commentators Courses

The courses are opened to public and private radio stations as well as interested individuals with requisite qualifications. Prospective candiates must be Degree or Diploma holders. School certificate holders with credit in English Language may be considered.


Basic Presentation

The Course is designed to expose participants to modern trends in professional Radio and TV Presentation as well as provide professional skills in speaking right at all times.
The trianee presenter is expected to emerge fromthe course to run continuity and perform presentation chores with more confidence.

Course Content :

  • Introduction to Phonetics
  • Identifying Organs of Speech
  • Usage of Daniel Jones Pronunciation Dictionary
  • Articulating Vowels and Consonants Sounds
  • Presentation Techniques
  • The use of connected speech features
  • Script Interpretation/Delivery Tactics
  • Two-week industrial attachment for practical experience
  • The Basics of Broadcast Journalism and Production
  • Mentoring: Veterans


Intermediate Presentation

The course is designed to improve the Presentation techniques and vocal expressions of broadcast practitioners in the 21st Century.

At the end of the course participants are expected to properly apply stress, emphasis, authority and intonation while using the weak forms effectively in presentation.

Course Content :

  • Ad-Libing
  • Compering
  • Telephone Broadcasting
  • Conducting Interviews - Personality, Vox-pop, etc
  • Sight Reading and Comprehension
  • The Art of Book Review
  • Writing for Radio
  • One week industrial attachment/practical


Advanced Presentation

The Course is designed for Senior Presentation Officers who have been in the field for at least three (3) years. At the end of the course, the participant is expected to be an all-round broadcaster who is able to supervise others effectively in the use of the spoken word after acquiring more special presentation techniques.

Course Content :

  • Research Efforts at Various Vocal Expressions
  • Programme Planning
  • Resource Management
  • News Pscychology, Sourcing, Scripting and Presenation
  • Sports and Ceremonial Commentaries


Commentators Course

The course is designed to impart professional skills in the different areas of ceremonial and sports commentaries.

Course Content :

  • Tools of the Trade
  • Types of Outside Broadcast
  • Covering Presenations
  • Selective Perception - Myth and Reality
  • The Language of Reporting
  • Fieldwork
  • Developing OB Skills and intelligence
  • Effective Pricing and Budgeting for OB


Public Speaking Course

The Course is designed for people who need to engage in presenting formal and informal speeches for different occassions.

Course Content :

  • Introduction to Public Speaking
  • Types of Speeches
  • Writing Outlines
  • Organizing the Speech
  • Speech Delivery


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  • 1A Adekunle Fajuyi Way, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos State
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