Enrol now for Communities Integration Funded Radio Course

Would you like to join a team of 20 new radio presenters on a FREE 4-day course starting Thursday October 25th?
There is a choice of weekly morning or afternoon sessions. Participants will be expected to take an active part in community radio broadcasting as reporters on completion of the course.
There are 10 places for migrants and 10 for local people and this project is supported by the Communities Integration Fund.
To apply send an email with your reason for applying and preference for morning or afternoon to info@dundalkfm.com.
Engaging Migrants through CRDept of Justice logo
The Course outcomes are:


  1. Increased media literacy and technical skills
  2. Sharing their experience with the wider community
  3. Evaluating and presenting their new skills and knowledge to the groups they represent


1. Community Radio Theory

  1. Ethos and background of Community run and owned Radio Stations
  2. Radio programme Documentation such as Running Orders, links
  3. Programme Formats and Features
  4. Health and Safety
  5. Libel

2. Practical Radio Sound Desk Skills

  1. Setting Microphone and Playout levels
  2. Recording and Editing Show intros and links
  3. Creating a promo for a show
  4. Creating a 25 minute magazine show
  5. Listening Exercise
  6. Coaching on how to read out community notices, research and read out a news item

How to hire our studio

main studioStudio Hire

Dundalk FM, Partnership Court, Park Street, Dundalk

We offer a fully operational radio studio for voice-overs, podcasts, radio drama recording, promos, advertising jingles and corporate media training.

The studio is fully wheelchair accessible.

Wireless internet is available.

There are 2 x PC’s and audio jacks for laptop connections.

All recordings can be edited if necessary and emailed to you.

Studio Hire €50 per hour

Studio Engineer €50 per hour

  • VAT at 23% is applicable.
  • A deposit of 20% is required to confirm any booking. This is non refundable.
  • We offer a discount of 25% for 3 hours or more.

Contact info@dundalkfm.com or call 042 93 95 100 for further details.


October Competition

To be in with a chance to have your photograph, drawing or sketch printed in the 2019 Dundalk FM Calendar simply email a jpeg to calendar2019@dundalkfm.com. The closing date is Monday 15th October at 12 noon.
Good Luck!!!
Dundalk FM Calendar2019
We have had entries so far from
    • Maxine Quigley
    • Chris Smith
    • Francis Higgins Smith
    • Sarah McEneaney