Sky News Arabia Academy

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About us
A new
horizon
in media

At Sky News Arabia we aim to empower the next generation of journalists, digital experts, documentary makers, and media professionals.

Whether you are starting a career in media, or eager to sharpen your skills, the Academy has over 30 courses in four main categories: Digital Media, Technology Operations, Television Production, and Radio Production.

Through a broad range of courses, from mobile journalism and video editing through to digital and social media, graphic design and photography, we aim to provide the new generation and professionals with the skills they need to thrive in the world of media, or use media skills effectively to succeed in their chosen profession.

"We welcome you to the Sky News Arabia Academy – a new initiative to inspire talent, develop skills and create opportunities in the media industry. The Academy also aims to empower professionals, to keep our region up to date with the speed of development and provide people with the media skills they need to thrive in business.

The Sky News Arabia Academy has a vital role to play in the ensuring sustainable development of the media industry - a sector which is undergoing a rapid transformation. We believe that investment in innovations, tools and technology is important but by unlocking human potential, we will shape the future of our sector.

We nurture and empower the next generation of talent and we promote the importance of media skills as a fundamental skill for all in order to contribute to an advanced and successful society."

Nart Bouran

Chief Executive Officer

Upcoming Courses

 

Voice-over

Trainer:  Ahmed Al-Agha
12 - 16
Dec
Voice-over

TV Presenting

Trainer:  Yehia Khair Aldeen, Mohamed Smeisem, Chantal Saliba
9 - 18
Jan
TV Presenting

Digital Journalism

Trainer:  Nuha Omar
23 - 25
Jan
Digital Journalism

Radio Documentaries Production

Trainer:  Amr Gamil
30 - 3
Jan - Feb
Radio Documentaries Production

Business Journalism

Trainer:  Mohammad Jalal
13 - 17
Feb
Business Journalism

Creating digital content... To and from the phone

Trainer:  Abanoub Emad, Eman Khattab
21 - 24
Feb
Creating digital content... To and from the phone

Producing Radio Reports

Trainer:  Amr Gamil
27 - 3
Feb - Mar
Producing Radio Reports

Producing News Bulletins

Trainer:  Yehia Khair Aldeen
6 - 10
Mar
Producing News Bulletins

TV Presenting

Trainer:  Mohamed Smeisem, Yehia Khair Aldeen, Chantal Saliba
13 - 22
Mar
TV Presenting

Voiceover

Trainer:  Ahmed Al-Agha
27 - 31
Mar
Voiceover

Graphic Design

Trainer:  Khaled Abdallah
10 - 14
Apr
Graphic Design

Content Creation for Social Media

Trainer:  Abanoub Emad
1 - 4
May
Content Creation for Social Media

TV Presenting

Trainer:  Chantal Saliba, Yehia Khair Aldeen, Mohamed Smeisem
8 - 17
May
TV Presenting

Digital Journalism

Trainer:  Nuha Omar
22 - 24
May
Digital Journalism

Promo Production

Trainer:  Varoujan Joulfayan, Mohammad Ghonim
5 - 16
Jun
Promo Production

Creating digital content... To and from the phone

Trainer:  Abanoub Emad, Eman Khattab
19 - 22
Jun
Creating digital content... To and from the phone

Graphic Design

Trainer:  Khaled Abdallah
3 - 7
Jul
Graphic Design

Editorial Translation in the News World

Trainer:  Nancy Tabet
10 - 14
Jul
Editorial Translation in the News World

Business Journalism

Trainer:  Mohammad Jalal
24 - 28
Jul
Business Journalism

Content Creation for Social Media

Trainer:  Eman Khattab, Abanoub Emad
8 - 11
Aug
Content Creation for Social Media

TV Presenting

Trainer:  Chantal Saliba, Yehia Khair Aldeen, Mohamed Smeisem
14 - 23
Aug
TV Presenting

Editorial Translation in the News World

Trainer:  Nancy Tabet
4 - 8
Sept
Editorial Translation in the News World

Motion Graphics Design & VFX

Trainer:  Tamer Saadwey
11 - 15
Sept
Motion Graphics Design & VFX

Producing Radio Reports

Trainer:  Amr Gamil
18 - 22
Sept
Producing Radio Reports

Producing News Bulletins

Trainer:  Yehia Khair Aldeen
2 - 6
Oct
Producing News Bulletins

Promo Production

Trainer:  Varoujan Joulfayan, Mohammad Ghonim
9 - 20
Oct
Promo Production

Radio Documentaries Production

Trainer:  Amr Gamil
23 - 27
Oct
Radio Documentaries Production

Voiceover

Trainer:  Ahmed Al-Agha
6 - 10
Nov
Voiceover

Digital Journalism

Trainer:  Nuha Omar
21 - 23
Nov
Digital Journalism

Motion Graphics Design & VFX

Trainer:  Tamer Saadwey
4 - 8
Dec
Motion Graphics Design & VFX

TV Presenting

Trainer:  Yehia Khair Aldeen, Chantal Saliba, Mohamed Smeisem
11 - 20
Dec
TV Presenting