"This was the best course I've been on at the Open University. It was a perfectly judged balance of well targeted advice and practical experience. Superb!"
Dr Alex Barber
Faculty of Arts, Open University
"Alfi Media have been very flexible in accommodating different levels of experience and needs within large groups of athletes and under tight time pressure. They have risen to the challenge and delivered an excellent session every time."
Senior Press Officer, UK Sport
"We have worked with Alfi Media on a number of occasions and have always valued their professionalism and unrivalled knowledge of the media industry and been impressed by their innovative and engaging training programmes, both for staff and young people alike."
Head of Youth Participation, Whizz-Kidz
"Alfi Media's expert coaching gave me a huge amount of knowledge and confidence ahead of a major interview. I highly recommend them."
Football manager and former Wales captain
"...highly professional, hugely competent and enormous fun to have around. The end result was a stellar webcast."
Alan Zafer & Associates
at The Sony Radio Academy Awards
"They really listen to what our staff wants to get out of their training sessions and then tailor it to each team's specific needs. Their approach is fresh, informative and inspirational."
".....a refreshing example of a sensitive subject tackled with charm and skill." (Black Men Can't Swim for BBC Radio 4)
Sunday Times Columnist
"Alfi Media have worked hard to help us with our audio and video skills online. It's people are professional, knowledgeable and experienced."
Editorial Training Manager, Haymarket Media Group
"Alfi Media's help was invaluable in preparing us for a round of difficult television and radio interviews concerning the Daily Telegraph's MPs' expenses investigation."
Deputy Political Editor, Telegraph Media Group
"I have given thousands of speeches over the years and Alfi provided real guidance on how they could be more effective. Alfi Media was definitely value-added."
Global CEO, Grant Thornton
"The Alfi team pulled together a really engaging set of seminars for us in Edinburgh and went to great lengths to secure a top flight panel and pack out the audience."
Marketing Executive, Channel 4
"The end result was a hugely successful conference with delivery of leading edge content for the sector which is now being held up as an exemplar for others. Quite literally Alfi Media helped us break the mould."
Katherine Hathaway, Deputy Director, Enterprise Research Centre
"5 stars. A treat from start to finish." (Len Goodman's Dancing Years for BBC Radio 2)
"Working with Alfi Media is always a pleasure: their creativity and organisational skills are exemplary." (Two Minute Election Daily Video)
Editor, Telegraph TV
"..... completely bespoke to my needs, challenging and I've emerged full of confidence with the key learnings and techniques at my fingertips. Thoroughly recommended, and good fun."
Group Managing Director, HarperCollins
"The athletes received an excellent training session,fully tailored to the London Paralympic Games experience. We are already planning to use Alfi Media again."
Chief Press Officer, Paralympics GB
"...... sincere thanks for the outstanding media training Alfi Media offered on the first day of the joint training of British and French Diplomats. ..... the highlight of the event."
Hugo Shorter, Head of Europe Directorate-External, Foreign & Commonwealth Office
"Your expert knowledge of social media and fun and engaging style of delivery ensured a brilliant series of events and some fantastic feedback from our athletes."
Project Manager, Asda in The Community
"The process of turning a neat idea into a good audio experience is not straightforward and it should not be trivialised or faked. Alfi Media helped us to produce a 'message' and a story which we could be proud of."
Dr Simon Bell
The Open University
"Alfi Media's training was precisely tailored and perfectly judged, helping our athletes handle media spotlight with poise and confidence."
Sir Clive Woodward
Olympic Performance Director, BOA
Sports Broadcast Skills Training
Want to become a sports broadcaster or pundit? Alfi Media have 20 years of experience in sports journalism and broadcasting. Over the years they've worked with great sports broadcasters and experts such as Gary Lineker, John Inverdale, Clare Balding, Alan Hansen and Matt Dawson.
Whether you want to be a sports presenter, reporter, expert or commentator we'll design a training programme that matches your ambition. From a day in front of cameras and microphones presenting, writing and interviewing to half day modules specialising in one specific element, such as punditry, we'll help you refresh your existing skills or add another string to your bow.
Alfi Media Sports Broadcast Skills training will help you develop the knowledge and skills to broadcast with style and confidence. Training can be done at a venue of your choice or we can work with you in a TV/radio studio.
• Developing your presentation style and "on air¯ personality
• Understanding your audience
• Interview Techniques
• Style and Delivery - the importance of body language and vocal tone
• Powerful Punditry - the role and art of the sports 'expert'
• Sports Commentary
• Sports Reporting
• Script/Autocue Reading