TV Presenter Course
The online TV Presenter Course from Oplex Careers will provide learners with a professional insight into learning key skills to work in the industry as a TV Presenter. The course will cover a range of topics discussing interview techniques, camera presentation and more.
Who is it for
This course is perfect for anyone looking to learn something new or progress in their careers.

The TV Presenter Course is split into the following modules:

    TV Presenter: Module List

  • Introduction to Television Presenting

  • • Business Overview

    • Responsibilities and Job Description

    • Potential Salary

    • Source of Wages

    • Outlook of a TV Presenter’s Job

    • Job Qualifications

    • + More

  • Collaboration and Teams

  • • Television Team

    • Television Cast

    • Television Crew

    • Producers

    • Requirements for Presenters

  • Communication, Qualifications, and Skills

  • • Are You Qualified?

    • Research and Knowledge

    • Research about the Television Industry

    • Specific Roles

    • Interviews

    • The ‘Fascinating Factor’

    • + More

  • Identifying Strengths, USP, and Branding

  • • Identifying your Strengths

    • Types of Television Presenting and the Appropriate Strengths

    • Reflective Self Exercises

    • Cultivating Strengths

    • Unique Selling Points

    • History of USP

    • + More

  • Speaking in Front of Cameras

  • • Talking before Cameras

    • Body Cues

    • Breathing and Relaxing

    • Time Talking

    • Self-Dependent Improvisation

    • Presenting Techniques

    • + More

  • Preparation and Improvisation

  • • Improvised Presentation

    • Preparation and Construction of a Script

    • Presenting using Handheld Cameras

    • Presenting using Multiple Cameras

    • Broadcasting Live

    • Reporting from Location

    • Camera Handling Techniques

  • Presentation and Body Language

  • • Relevance of Image

    • Visual Language

    • Body Language

    • Significant Gestures

    • Distracting Behaviour

    • Colours

    • On Set

    • Make-Up

  • Creating a Showreel

  • • Creating a Successful Showreel

    • Resources

    • Research Work

    • Footage Type

    • Branding

    • Format and Structure

  • The Television Industry and Employment

  • • Organisation

    • Management of Personal Reputation

    • Connectivity

    • Contents Required for the Application

    • Organisations

  • Presenting as a Career

  • • Requirements

    • Agents

    • Duties of an Agent

    • Reasons for Hiring an Agent

    • Reasons against Hiring an Agent

    • Choosing a Good Agent

    • + More

  • Building Confidence and Dealing with Rejection

  • • Building Camera Confidence

    • Things to Avoid and Things to Embrace

    • Dealing with Rejection

    • Secondary Opportunities

    • Serendipity

  • Useful Terminology

  • Final test


To assess the learners ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the TV Presenter Course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.

Additionally, at the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.


On successful completion of this TV Presenter Course learners will receive a CPD Certificate of Achievement award from Oplex Careers.

This certificate will be produced in PDF format, hard copies of the certificate will be available at an additional fee of £9.99.

Course Format

This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the TV Presenter Course.

Course Duration

The online TV Presenter Course requires 60 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session.

Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.

Tutor Support

When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies.

As part of the TV Presenter Course you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.

There are no previous entry requirements to start this amazing course. You are able to enrol online and get started today.