HOFA Short Courses
These two-month correspondence courses offer in-depth looks into fascinating areas of audio engineering to advanced learners and ambitious beginners.
The three courses are a part of HOFA COMPLETE and are not yet available as individual courses. They will be released later in 2019.
Learn audio engineering simply everywhere
The HOFA Online-Campus gives you access to all your learning content at any time – in your web browser or with the HOFA-College App for smartphone & tablet.
Learn in a multimedia-based way with 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 central office of 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-deductable (depending on your location).
Try it for 14 days without obligation
After your registration you have two weeks to test the course. If the quality does not convince you, contact us and we will cancel your correspondence course.
Discounts on software & hardware
You can use your confirmation of participation to buy hardware and software from various manufacturers such as Ableton, Adam Audio, Adobe, Avid, Softube, Steinberg, Waves, HOFA-Plugins, HOFA-Akustik, etc. Almost all DAWs and plugins can be purchased with up to 50% educational discount.
For your correspondence course you'll need a computer with audio software, a pair of speakers/headphones and of course a fondness for music. A smartphone or tablet is not necessary, but makes learning more flexible. Just contact us if you have any questions.
Ableton Live | Apple Logic | Avid Pro Tools | Cockos Reaper | Image Line FL Studio | Magix Samplitude | PreSonus Studio One | Propellerhead Reason | Steinberg Cubase | or similar.