Course Description

GarageBand Introduction

GarageBand Introduction is a course run by 1 Training, Dublin. For more information about GarageBand Introduction at 1 Training, please review the details below.

GarageBand Introduction

Course Description:

During this excellent GarageBand: an Introduction course Jeff Dykehouse, a veteran audio engineer, gives you tips and tricks for mastering the interface, learning basic recording techniques, arranging a song, recording live instruments/vocals, editing and mixing tracks, adding special effects, podcasting, and distributing your GarageBand compositions via the internet or CD. Whether you’re someone who is a newcomer to GarageBand, or if you have some experience using it, there is a whole host of information throughout this courses which will enable you to get the most out of GarageBand. This GarageBand course covers a number of interesting and useful topics, such as the new LCD mode, how to burn songs to CD without iTunes, how to arrange track/markers, how to work with multi-take recording, and how to use all the new features of GarageBand.

Our learning material is available to students 24/7 anywhere in the world, so it’s extremely convenient. These intensive online courses are open to everyone, as long as you have an interest in the topic! We provide world-class learning led by IAP, so you can be assured that the material is high quality, accurate and up-to-date.

What skills will I gain?

  • Get a full introduction to using Garageband
  • Learn to record a music project
  • Learn to record a podcast episode
  • Learn to recording a movie score

Meet the instructor:

Jeff Dykhouse has been actively involved in audio engineering for more than 20 years. He has been a user of computer-based recording systems from their inception. Jeff’s diverse career has earned him gold and platinum awards (RIAA). Many of Jeffs endeavors have been within the Praise & Worship genre, where he has worked with top artists such as Paul Baloche, Crystal Lewis, Kevin Prosch and The Violet Burning. Additional clients include corporations such as RCA, Apple Computer, NBC and Charles Schwab. Jeff owns and operates a recording facility and systems design company in Temecula, CA

How will I be assessed?

  • You will have one assignment. Pass mark is 65%.
  • You will only need to pay £19 for assessment.
  • You will receive the results within 72 hours of submittal, and will be sent a certificate in 7-14 days.

What Certification am I going to receive?

Those who successfully pass this course will be awarded a GarageBand: an Introduction certificate. Anyone eligible for certification will receive a free e-certificate, and printed certificate.

Course Curriculum Total Units : 21
1: An Overview of Garageband
1. The Main Window
2. Transport Controls
3. The Metronome (Click Track)
4. Software Instrument Tracks
5. Real Instrument Tracks
6. Master Track
7. Podcast Track
8. Video Track
9. The Track Editor
10. The Loop Browser
11. The Media Browser
12. The Track Info Window (including plug-ins)

2: Recording a Music Project
1. The New Project Window
2. Creating New Tracks
3. Editing & Mixing Tracks
4. Mastering and Sharing
3: Recording a Podcast Episode
1. Creating The Basic Tracks
2. Editing and Mixing and Sharing the Podcast

3. Podcast Quality OPartions
4: Recording a Movie Score
1. Creating A Movie Score
2. Sharing The Movie

The GarageBand Introduction course at 1 Training is listed in's national courses finder.
Training Provider1 Training
Course LocationDublin
Course DurationGuided Learning Hours 03
Course Fee18
Entry Requirements• You must be 16 or over • You should have a basic understanding of English, Maths and ICT • You will need a computer or tablet with internet connection (or access to one)
Carear Path• Musician • Music Teacher • Music Producer • Recording Engineer
Phone+44 208 610 9650
For more information about 1 Training, please visit our College page on by clicking here.

Course Provider

1 Training

63/66 Hatton Garden, 5th Floor, Suite 23, London. EC1N 8LE, Dublin, United Kingdom. Eircode: EC1N 8LE

Make Enquiry

Please insert your contact details and any additional information you require and we will forward your request to 1 Training

Captcha code        I confirm I have read the Cookie Information, Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy and I agree to join the community.