Category: Certification News

Certification News – In Memoriam

It is with sadness that we have learned that our long time SBE Chapter 16 Certification Chairman Michael P. Scott CPBE passed away on July 5th, 2018. Mike was a Life Member of SBE and served as Certification Chairman for…

Certification News

The ‘Certified Television Engineer’ is encompassing of several areas within our field, requiring skills and knowledge in a variety of areas, including: Audio, Video, Transmission, storage, and manipulation of digital formats. Certified Broadcast Television Engineer (CBTE) The candidate for Certified…

Certification News

The next level of Certification in the ‘Broadcasting Engineering Level’ specializes in knowledge and experience associated with AM and/or FM broadcasting areas. Certified Broadcast Radio Engineer (CBRE) The candidate for Certified Broadcast Radio Engineer  must have five years of suitable…

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Video engineering is a specialty that requires a wide range of knowledge and experience that may not be directly associated with Broadcasting. Production houses, remote trucks, satellite installations, are just some examples. Certification in this classification is essential for a…

Certification News

Last month we detailed the elements associated with the CBT (Certified Broadcast Technologist) ‘Engineering Level Certification’. However, not all levels of Certification require knowledge of Broadcasting. Individuals specializing in Audio Engineering have their own unique Certification… read on…. Certified Audio…

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Happy New Year – Everyone! A new year heralds the beginnings of many things and especially with SBE Certifications! We start the years with “Engineering level Certifications” Engineering Level Certifications Certified Broadcast Technologist Certified Audio Engineer Certified Video Engineer Certified…

Certification News

Here we all sit with our leftover ‘Halloween’ candy – reading this article – maybe wondering where you begin in the ‘Broadcast Industry. Everything begins somewhere or someplace. Not every job in our industry requires advanced technical skills, but every…

Certification News

We detailed the need to become certified by SBE as either a Television and/or Radio Operator last month. This month we want to continue detailing other entry and advanced levels of network broadcasting certifications. Computer mastery and the understanding of…

Certification News

I know that many of you reading this article are not Certified, but have always wondered about the process and the advantages of SBE Certification.  I guess it all centers around getting, keeping, and advancing in our profession.  Certification is…

Certification News – September

We have finally ended our DRY spell! I have included information on “Recertification” as I know that some of you are approaching this important date. The process is not complicated if you start gathering records of qualifying classes, seminars, meetings…