Perhaps you’re an avid gamer fascinated by game design, a film buff who knows suspense is something you hear, maybe you’re into sound design, making videos of your band’s shows or you have a YouTube channel you create content for.

From Much Music video awards to the Stanley cup or the Olympics, OIART grads are there. What do Hollywood movies, hit TV series, award-winning documentaries and the hottest video games have in common? All feature the audio work of talented OIART grads.

You will be happy to
know there are real jobs
in audio for visual media!

And you’ll actually get paid to do
what you love at great places like these!

Technicolor

Work Includes Television shows include American Dad, American Horror Story, Beyond The Dome, Cleveland Show, The Closer, Criminal Minds, Desperate Housewives, Dexter, Family Guy, The Following, Glee, Hawaii Five O, Major Crimes, Nip/Tuck, True Blood, Remedy, Haven, Spun Out, Degrassi: The Next Generation

Rogers Television

Work Includes Hockey Night In Canada, Stanley Cup playoffs and Outdoor Classic events, local programming throughout Canada

CBC

Work Includes Canada’s national broadcaster; Shows include Ontario Morning, The Fifth Estate, The National, Dragon’s Den, Battle of the Blades and music and news related programming, Republic of Doyle, George Strombolopolous, The Royal Canadian Air Farce plus election, Olympic and FIFA World Cup coverage

Bell Media

Work Includes Canada’s largest network, Bell owns CTV, TSN, RDS, ESPN (part-owner), MuchMusic, MTV, The Comedy Network, Discovery Channel, Business News Network, CP24, Bravo, E!, HBO Canada, The Movie Network, Fashion Television, and Canal D

RMW Music

Work Includes Canadian Paralympic Committee, MOLSON, McDonald’s, The Jane Goodall Institute, Sleep Country Canada, Subaru, Coors, Kia, Expedia, Hyundai, Canadian Tire, Mountain Dew, Toyota, Harvey’s and Nike

Industry Group
(Studio 18)

Work Includes Specializes in reality television for shows such as Survivor, The Amazing Race Canada, Top Chef Canada, Battle of the Blades, and Canada’s Next Top Model

Supersonics Post
Production

Work Includes Post production Sound experts: Supersonics Post Production employs numerous grads as re-recording mixers, recordists, editors and sound designers. Shows include Storage Wars Canada, Johnny Test, Scaredy Squirrel, Peep in the Big Wide World, Apollo 18, How to be Indie, Busy Town Mysteries, Super Why, Max and Ruby

Tattersall Sound
and Picture

Work Includes Canada's premier post-production boutique: Tattersall works with major production companies such as Take 5 Productions, Rhombus Media, Showtime, Starz, New Line Cinema, Serendipity Point, NBC Universal, Whizbang, Marblemedia, Sienna Films, USA Networks and Paramount Pictures. They have won over 75 awards in the past 20 years of operation. Notable shows include Vikings, Book Of Negroes, The Tudors, Rookie Blue, Saving Hope, Top Chef Canada, Our Man In Tehran, Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage (documentary) and The Borgias

Dome Productions

Work Includes Dome Productions is owned by Bell Media and Rogers Media Inc. but is unique as one of North America’s leading production facilities providers. Dome Productions offers mobile production facilities (studio trucks), transmission services, studio facilities and full turnkey host broadcast services. They own 13 mobiles around North America and provide production for every major arena in Canada.

VIDEO GAME EMPLOYERS:

Ubisoft

Work Includes Assassin’s Creed, Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell, Prince of Persia, SouthPark and Just Dance.

EA Games

Work Includes Madden NFL, FIFA Football/Soccer, NHL, NCAA Football, SSX and NBA Jam, Battlefield, Need for Speed, The Sims, Medal of Honor, Command & Conquer, Dead Space, Mass Effect, Dragon Age, Army of Two and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, LucasArts.

Relic Games

Work Includes Homeworld series, Dawn of War series, Warhammer 40,000 and the Company of Heroes series.

Digital Extremes

Work Includes Epic Pinball, Silverball and Extreme Pinball,Unreal and Unreal Tournament,Dark Sector, Bioshock 2, PC version of THQ hit, Homefront, Darkness II, Halo4 multiplayer, Star Trek, Warframe.

And More!

Some of our grads have done
incredible work you already know.

Film and Television

  • Fantastic Four
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Kick-Ass
  • Rise of the Planet of the Apes
  • X-Men: First Class
  • Black Swan
  • The A-Team
  • Kung Fu Panda
  • Transformers
  • Amazing Race Canada
  • The Olympics
  • Degrassi
  • NHL Playoffs
  • Glee
  • X-Men Origins
  • Wolverine
  • Transformers
  • Pixar’s Planes
  • Penny Dreadful
  • Vikings
  • The Book of Negroes
  • Our Man in Tehran
  • Survivorman
  • Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan
  • IMAX Mysteries of the Unseen World
  • Titans of the Ice Age
  • Last Reef 3D
  • Wildest Weather in the Solar System

Gaming and New Media

  • Warhammer 40,000
  • Company of Heroes
  • Dawn of War 2
  • Need For Speed
  • 007
  • NBA
  • NHL franchises
  • Skate
  • Skate 2
  • Assasins Creed
  • FarCry 4
  • Blitz Brigade
  • Six-Guns
  • Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock
  • Spider-Man: Total Mayhem
  • Order & Chaos Online
  • Eternal Legacy
  • Dark Heroes
  • Tiny Kingdoms
  • Mechforce
  • Fish World

Some very cool things being done BY
some very cool OIART alumni members.

Our Curriculum helps you master the art and science of audio for pictures.

You will come in as a student and leave ready to find your place in audio for visual media. Today’s successful audio for visual media professionals are expected to have a wealth of knowledge under their belts. Their skills are in demand not only in film, television, gaming, radio and online, but also in live sound and event production, music studios and much more.

The more knowledge, skills and experience you have, the more employable you are. Diversity and adaptability are keys in today’s audio industry.

Our program will provide you with the most well-rounded, practical and career-focused education in all of Canada, and we’ve been doing it for over 30 years.

At OIART learning isn't a spectator sport.

Here, you learn by doing. Working on state-of-the art equipment, in world-class studios and using the latest technology, you’ll have already done amazing things by the time you graduate.

Have a listen to some examples of OIART student projects:

We help you move from
learning to earning

We know that first job is often the hardest one to get. That’s why we make career management an integral part of the curriculum with a dedicated faculty member to help students turn their music production education into employment.

We’ve been helping grads get music production jobs for over 30 years.

Since 1983, every year almost 90% of our students graduate and more than 70% of them land a job in the audio industry within 6 months of graduation.

In total, we have over 600 grads currently working in the audio industry.

Top

10

reasons why you should
choose OIART

10. It’s all audio, all the time - OIART is a pure audio school, which means you don’t waste time taking irrelevant filler courses. 9. Accelerated learning - A highly focused curriculum let you accomplish in 11 months, what would take you 2-3 years in other programs. 8. State-of-the art facilities - Eight on-site studios typify the real world where professionals use gear ranging from legendary to leading edge. 7. Small classes mean big-time attention - OIART’s yearly student body of 64 students translates into a student-teacher ratio 5:1. 6. Hands-on approach to learning - Classroom lessons are reinforced with over 650 hours of faculty-supervised practice in professionally equipped studios. 5. A faculty that shares your passion - OIART instructors are accomplished educators and industry professionals, who also happen to be audio-obsessed. 4. A reputation that rocks the industry - OIART is widely known and respected among audio industry professionals around the globe. 3. Supportive peers with a common goal - Students learn in an intimate environment where everyone is dedicated to the same pursuit. 2. Lifelong connections - OIART’s Alumni Support Network looks after students through graduation, and beyond. 1. CONSISTENTLY HIGH JOB PLACEMENT!

Get inspired. Watch our video. For a glimpse into our world – a world you
were born for – watch and listen.

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