“Aileen is a great tutor and makes it fun and easy. The layout is very clear and in a helpful step by step format. Highly recommend!!”

Emily Claire Fenton, SIPTU Official

This course aims to give you the practical knowledge and hands-on training that will guide you to make your own podcast. By the end, you will have made your first podcast on your own channel and know how to share with your audience.

Podcasting Made Easy is delivered in 4 parts, each with their own collection of in-depth video lessons and assignments tailored to a key element of podcast creation.


This course is for PR Professionals, Journalists, Trade Unionists, or anyone with a passion for audio that wants to share their ideas with the world. Podcasting is a great way to communicate both internally and with an outside audience. With podcast listenership on the rise globally, there has never been a better time to start.


Nope! Podcasting Made Easy is designed to take anyone with an interest in audio production from complete novice to pro-podcaster in no time. Whether you’ve never recorded a single second or you’re a seasoned broadcaster, you’re sure to learn something.


This course can be done solo, in your own time or as part of a guided group.

When done alone, you will have the full support of the Rathdown Media Institute team via email. You can reach out to us for feedback on the assignments and to answer any questions you may have.

Group courses receive feedback sessions via Zoom where you will have an opportunity to ask questions and chat to your fellow students.  These sessions  also feature guidance and best practice tips for the assignments.

Topics Covered:

  • PART 1 – Planning
  • PART 2 – Recording
  • PART 3 – Editing
  • PART 4 – Publish & Promote