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audio production technician





Audio production technicians set up, prepare, check and maintain equipment in order to provide optimal sound quality for a live performance. They cooperate with road crew to unload, set up and operate sound equipment and instruments.

Scope note

Excludes people performing media or broadcast activities. Includes people working in event and rental companies.

Alternative Labels

acoustics technician

audio engineer

audio production technician

event technician

front of house sound engineer

Front of house technician

live sound engineer

live sound technician

PA man

PA woman

sound engineer

stage manager

stage sound technician

venue technician

Regulatory Aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database:

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