12 months
13700 CAD/year
13700 CAD/year
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This Live Sound program from Trebas Institute will ensure you become an expert at using industry-standard audio software and equipment to create the ultimate sounds for live events. 


In this Live Sound program from Trebas Institute you will learn about contracts and how to organize the best music festivals to help you stand out in a crowded job market.

Whatever your goals are, you’ll get theoretical and practical skills, and can take advantage of an internship in your third semester. 

Upon graduation, you’ll gain versatile skills that can be adapted to different venues and events. The  academics regularly update their own knowledge and program content to ensure you only receive contemporary knowledge and will ensure you master industry-standard tools.     

Skills and competencies

  • Live sound reinforcement (concerts, conferences, theatre productions, etc.)
  • Professionally record live concerts and other events
  • Know how to interpret and adapt to technical riders and stage plots
  • Plan and design public address/audio system in a variety of different environments
  • Maintain and perform basic repairs on commonly-used audio equipment
  • Analyze and evaluate the acoustics of a room/concert venue
  • Plan a concert or music festival
  • Plan and respect health and safety protocols on-stage and behind the console
  • Effectively navigate the live sound industry
  • Understand and implement career development activities

Employability and career

79.5% of our students have secured employment within six months of graduation.

The graduates have gone on pursue successful careers in the following roles:

  • ‘Roadie’ — The technicians/support personnel who travel with a band on tour
  • Live sound consultant
  • Live sound technician
  • Recording technician for live concerts and events
  • Representative/specialist for an audio equipmentrental company
  • Stage technician
  • Venue technician

Programme Structure

  • For more information, please visit the programme's website.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Other requirements

General requirements

Under the provisions of section 4 of the College Education Regulations concerning the conditions of admission, a person who has received instruction considered sufficient by the college and meets any of the following conditions may be admitted to a program of studies leading to an Attestation of College Studies:

  • The person has interrupted his or her full-time studies or pursued full-time postsecondary studies for at least 2 consecutive terms or 1 school year;
  • The person is covered by an agreement entered into between the college and an employer or by a government program of studies;
  • The person has interrupted his or her full-time studies for one term and pursued full-time postsecondary studies for one term; or
  • The person holds a Diploma of Vocational Studies (DVS/DEP).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13700 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13700 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13700 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13700 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Montréal

1074 - 1759 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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