I moved from Dublin to Kerry to do the course as I had heard great things about it. For me, it really did live up to expectation and solidified my decision that radio was the career I wanted to be in. By the end of it I felt I had the skill set to work in any radio environment, and while it can take time to build your career in radio, the course is as good a launching pad as you will get.
Fiona has worked as a freelance journalist and producer at Newstalk and Today FM. She is currently employed as TV Editor at Entertainment.ie