The Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Audio Tech Workshop for Women+ 

The DIY Audio Tech Workshop for Women+ is a full day class aimed at teaching introductory level sound reinforcement. This workshop is hands on and geared towards promoters, musicians, DJs, and aspiring sound technicians.

Participants in this workshop will learn:

  • Basic PA set-up & what to rent for a show
  • Troubleshooting common problems like feedback and signal flow
  • Reading stage plots & evaluating tech demands
  • Running a sound check
  • Common terminology

This class will be instructed in English with bilingual support and is open to ages 18+.

This course is open to anyone that identifies as a woman or as non-binary. Members of marginalized or minority communities are encouraged to register and participate.

Upcoming Workshops


Once you complete the online registration form, a link will appear. Follow the link to pay the $20.00 fee by credit card or PayPal.
You can also pay by a cheque made out to 'Ottawa Music Industry Coalition' mailed to 145 Spruce Street, Suite 200. Ottawa, ON K1R 1C6
To request a subsidy, contact

Presented by: Community Arts + Social Engagement, Capital Rehearsal Studios,, and the Ottawa Music Industry Coalition.