Coleg Sir Gâr (Llanelli, Wales)


Coleg Sir Gâr

Coleg Sir Gar is a college of further and higher education based in Carmarthenshire in south west Wales.
Currently, the college has in excess of 12,000 students enrolled in a range of courses including A Levels, NVQs, National Diplomas, Higher National Certificates, Foundation Degrees and post-graduate programmes.

The music department at the college is highly respected due to its success rate and modern facilities. There are two Apple Mac suites, which are fully kitted out with the latest music tech and studio equipment. All are complete with Ableton Live 9 Suite.

The Ableton Live course is Led by J-Me* Griffiths, a professional DJ/Producer and scratcher, with over twenty-five years of experience. J-Me* has been a dedicated Ableton Live user for over 8 years and is one of 17 Certified Ableton Live trainers in the UK and is one of 2 currently certified Ableton trainers in Wales.

Career Prospects and Progression

There are opportunities to progress to other Music Technology courses, which use Ableton software.
This course will help you to make links with appropriate industry contacts, which may assist with future work opportunities.
At present there are no other colleges or centers that offer this specific training in Wales, and with the growing popularity of DJ’ing and Music Production, this course will give you an opportunity to develop your creative skills.


  • Getting Started with Ableton & Understanding Warping
  • DJ’ing / Performing With Live & Adding Devices
  • How to improvise & Create a Mash up
  • Recording Audio & MIDI, Side chaining and Re-wiring
  • Audio Effects / MIDI Effects & Plug-ins and Working with Video
  • Using Ableton Live to create a remix
  • Ableton for Production
  • Ableton for Production and Presentation

Course Length
10 weekly sessions 5pm – 8pm starting March 06, 2014
15 students maximum per course

More Info:

Ableton Certified Trainer:Jamie Griffiths (Swansea, Wales)

Call: 01554 748179



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