Take Part in Events & Training


Enhance your involvement in the sector and grow your skills and experience by taking part in the wide range of events, initiatives and training opportunities available to community broadcasters.

This includes CBAA activities, such as:

The CBAA also supports other conference and events relevant to community broadcasters including:

For more training opportunities, see:

Latest Events & Training News
Complaints Handling - CBAA Webinar May 2023

Joshua Cole, 17th May 2023

In this webinar you will learn the steps you need to take to prevent and deal with conflicts and complaints. You’ll learn how to provide a safe and effective service to those who wish to make a complaint to or about them and create a plan in place to help minimise the impacts.

Reporting on Suicide, Drugs and Alcohol - CBAA Webinar Apr 2023

Joshua Cole, 11th April 2023

*Past webinar, click through to watch recording*

Mindframe is a national program supporting safe media reporting, portrayal and communication about suicide, mental ill-health and alcohol and other drugs. Dr Elizabeth Paton will outline Mindframe’s best practice principles and how to apply them in any public communication about these issues. 

Volunteering Through A Different Lens - CBAA Webinar April 2023

Joshua Cole, 3rd April 2023

*Past webinar, click through to watch recording*

In this 90-minute presentation, Clint Bertenshaw, Senior Manager - Sector Development and Engagement, from The Centre for Volunteering will provide you with insights and pragmatic approaches to Review, Revise and Rethink volunteering and your volunteer programs.

Setting Your Spot Rate - CBAA Webinar March 2023

Joshua Cole, 24th March 2023

*Past webinar, click through to watch recording*

In this webinar we will look at how to set up your sponsorship and explore: 

  • How to understand your market and audience 

  • How to determine your value proposition 

  • How to consider your competitors and the wider sector 

  • How to provide evidence of your impact 

  • How to build long-term relationships 

Getting started with current affairs programming - CBAA Webinar 14 March 2023

Joshua Cole, 6th March 2023

*Past webinar, click through to watch recording*

Community radio listeners often tune in to hear local news and information. So how can stations without a newsroom or a team of journalists provide more current affairs content? Or how can an individual program maker get started with making this sort of content?