HOFA Short Courses
These two-month long online courses offer in-depth looks into fascinating areas of audio engineering to advanced learners and ambitious beginners.
Learn Audio Engineering Everywhere
The HOFA Online-Campus gives you access to all your learning content via your computer, tablet and smartphone at any time.
You will be provided with new learning units every month.
Multimedia-based learning: The course contains video tutorials, texts, sound examples, complete studio productions & practical exercises.
Get started straightaway
- HOFA Short Courses can be completed with all current DAWs such as Pro Tools, Logic, Cubase, Ableton Live, Studio One etc.
- Expert knowledge from fascinating areas of music production.
- Improve your productions in no time with the help of exciting video tutorials.
We are there for you
- Throughout the course, a team of professional audio engineers will be at your side to provide advice and assistance – by email, chat & phone.
- Interesting exercises to work on and submit.
- Detailed analyses of your exercises and individual feedbacks by the HOFA tutors
- Officially approved and certified education
- The costs of education might be tax-deductable (depending on your location).
- Graduates receive a certificate for each short course.
State-certified online courses
All HOFA correspondence courses are evaluated and certified by the German State Central Office for Distance Learning "ZFU". This certifies meaningful didactics, an educationally meaningful course structure and fair contractual conditions.
Due to the state certification, all training costs might be tax-deductible (depending on your location).
Try it for 14 days
After your registration you can try the course for two weeks. During this time you will have the opportunity to cancel the online course immediately and get your money back.
Academic training & ECTS credits
Discounts on software & hardware
You can use your Student ID to buy hardware and software from various manufacturers such as Ableton, Adam Audio, Adobe, Avid, Apple, Steinberg, Waves, HOFA-Plugins, HOFA-Akustik, etc. Almost all DAWs and plugins can be purchased with up to 50% educational discount.