Next Generation Audio for TV

1 Day Course
Code PWL386

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Classroom Virtual Classroom Private Group - Virtual Self-Paced Online


This course is disigned to give broadcast industry professionsals a comprensive overview of the latest technologies in broadcast audio. 


During this workshop delegates will get an understanding of:

  • Overview of Audio formats in Broadcast
  • Surround sound
  • Non audio data within AES/EBU systems.
  • Dolby E - Dolby’s multi channel distribution Codec
  • Audio Metadata
  • Digital Transmission System
  • Object Based Audio

Target Audience

The course is intended for professionals working within the broadcast industry or those interested in new audio technologies.


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Overview of Audio formats in Broadcast (4 topics)

  • MPEG-2
  • AAC
  • Dolby AC3

Surround sound (3 topics)

  • Dolby Surround
  • Dolby ProLogic
  • MPEG-Surround

Non audio data within AES/EBU systems (4 topics)

  • SMPTE 337M
  • Channel status information
  • Phase meter or Lissajous display
  • Sub-frame mode

Dolby D (4 topics)

  • Dolby AC3
  • Dolby Digital +
  • Compression systems comparison
  • AC3 Coupling

Dolby E - Dolby’s multi channel distribution Codec (5 topics)

  • Dolby E bit stream
  • Dolby E and video timing
  • Embedding and recording Dolby E
  • Dolby E and HDTV infrastructure
  • Monitoring Dolby E

Dolby Metadata (3 topics)

  • DialNorm or Dialogue Normalisation data
  • Dynamic range control DRC
  • Down Mixing

Dolby Digital Transmission System (3 topics)

  • DVB and Dolby audio
  • Program Map Table - PMT
  • Audio Data Frames

Object Based Audio (3 topics)

  • Dolby Atmos
  • MPEG-H
  • DTS-X

Scheduled Dates

Please select from the dates below to make an enquiry or booking.


Different pricing structures are available including special offers. These include early bird, late availability, multi-place, corporate volume and self-funding rates. Please arrange a discussion with a training advisor to discover your most cost effective option.

Code Location Duration Price May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Virtual Classroom (London)
1 Day $1,405

What Our Customers Say

The instructors knowledge is fantastically broad and deep!”

Vice President, ABS-CBN

An excellent course, one of the best I have attended for IP training, covering a very wide range of topics.”

MCR Manager, Sky TV New Zealand

Good course, well presented. Good content and mix of theory and practical alike.”

Software Engineer, Commscope

Very good overview of technologies new and old.”

Broadcast Engineer, Formula 1

Very good background to help our development away from Broadcast TV.”

Account Manager, Thomson

Instructor knowledge and experience was excellent.”

Solutions Engineer, Akamai

Good level of detail and industry examples of the technology and its usage. Trainer extremely knowledgeable with a great deal of experience in the field.”

Software Manager, Panasonic

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