Getting Started

How to Get Started in Audio

I want to be a Sound Engineer. How do I get started? Some suggestions on how to find your way into the business

What does a Sound Engineer Do? Various jobs in audio engineering

Hot for Teacher – Robert Scovill What kind of training do I need? Where can I learn to operate one of those? Can you recommend any books on live sound? Are there any schools that teach this?

Find a SoundGirls Mentor


Educational Programs Here you’ll find list of schools that offer programs in audio engineering/music production as well as seminars and training for continuing your education. This list is not exhaustive and continually growing.

Upcoming SoundGirls Audio Courses, Training and Seminars Check out programs and training starting soon

Student Loans – Student Debt Resources

Scholarships Resources on finding and applying for scholarships

Books and Videos on Audio

Books and Videos


These are the current internships that are available to SoundGirls Members. If you can offer an internship, please email us at There are additional mentorship opportunities available in our Job Postings and Internships & Closed Facebook Group.

Before applying for a job or internship check out: Career Development – Resources for Resumes and Social Media

Ongoing SoundGirls internships

Useful Tools

Ear Training Tip Tutorial – Insert a Spectrum Analyzer across your computer audio.

Frequency Training Program A handy little program for learning how different frequencies affect musical program material.

SoundGym Audio Ear Training for Music Producers and Sound Engineers.

Stage Plot Software and Apps

Middle AtlanticRack Tools: RackTools® 3.5. design your rack layout.

DesignPRO is Whirlwind’s new free downloadable software which allows you to custom design your own Distro, panels, plates or boxes.