Field Equipment Certification

The Field Equipment Certification class will equip Community Producers with the necessary skills to safely and effectively operate Denver Community Media’s field production equipment including video cameras, light kits, tripod and microphones.

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Training Outline:

  • General Guidelines: Equipment safety and security. Community Producer responsibilities (15 minutes).
  • Camera Setup: Orientation to camera operations and menus. Tripod operation (45 minutes).
  • Lighting: Basic lighting configurations, controls, adjusting and focusing instruments (15 minutes).
  • Field Audio: Introduction to wireless microphone kit (15 minutes)


  • Set up camera and safely attach it to the tripod
  • Set up lights
  • Set up wireless mics and establish correct audio levels
  • Test recording for picture and sound quality

Become a Producer

To sign up for a training, you must first be a member.