Metalworks InstituteCanada’s Premier Entertainment Arts School

The Metalworks Institute campus, situated just outside of Toronto, is the educational creation and natural extension of renowned Metalworks Studios, home to some of the world’s most successful artists and music producers. Our diploma programs are designed for those who wish to understand the complexities of the entertainment industry and build a successful career on a solid base of knowledge. If you are passionate about audio engineering, music performance, studio production, live production, music business, stage lighting & video, event planning, mixing & mastering, live sound or electronic music, our diploma programs will enable you to launch the career of your dreams.


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2016 Music School Of The Year

We are proud to announce that Metalworks Institute was chosen as Music School of the Year 2016 as voted by the industry at last year’s CMW’s Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards! We would like to thank the students, faculty and staff for their hard work, dedication, and continuing support.


Next Open House:
Sunday, July 9th, 2017

Featured Alumni : DAVIN VEERASAMY

Show Production & Event Management Graduate
Since graduating from Metalworks Institute’s Show Production & Event Management Program, Davin has done a plethora of work as a freelance technician in the live event industry with three companies: Soundbox Productions, Westbury National, and Audio with Class. Davin has worked with Soundbox Productions as a stagehand and audio visual technician.
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Campus Programs

EVENT PLANNING & MANAGEMENT DIPLOMA

Planning, managing and executing a successful live event requires a unique individual armed with specific knowledge and skills. Specialists in event planning and management are vital to the success of all types of live events. Learn more.

Highlights:
30 Week – Full-Time Program
Classes start in September
Educational partnership with Metalworks Production Group

STAGE LIGHTING & VIDEO DIPLOMA

The Stage Lighting & Video program explores the artistry of lighting and video design and operation, for a wide variety of live applications, such as concerts, theater productions, broadcast, trade shows, theme parks, cruise ships, resorts, corporate events, product launches and award ceremonies. Learn more.

Highlights:
30 Week – Full-Time Program
Classes start in September
Educational partnership with Metalworks Production Group

MUSIC MIXING & MASTERING DIPLOMA

For those seeking to further their education in professional sound engineering, our Music Mixing & Mastering program offers extensive specialized insight into the art and science of music mixing and mastering. With an extensive curriculum developed by top industry professionals, this post-graduate program encompasses both digital and analog technologies and techniques and takes career focused students through the latest concepts and advanced techniques used to mix and master today’s hit music. Learn more.

Highlights:
30 Week – Full-Time Program
Classes start in September
Graduates earn a Diploma in Music Mixing & Mastering

LIVE SOUND DIPLOMA

The Live Sound program is designed to develop your knowledge and skills in one of the entertainment industries most in demand careers: sound for concerts and live events. Learn more.

Highlights:
30 Week – Full-Time Program
Classes start in September
Live Sound Technologies
Analog and Digital Sound Systems

ELECTRONIC MUSIC PRODUCTION DIPLOMA

The unparalleled changes in digital recording technologies are revolutionizing how independent producers are creating and recording music. Our Electronic Music Production program offers students extensive insight and the practical skills necessary to create their art using the latest digital recording technologies available. Learn more.

Highlights:
One Year Diploma
Classes start in September
Electronic Music Production Techniques
MIDI and Synthesis Applications for Electronic Music

MUSIC BUSINESS DIPLOMA

Encompassing all facets of the music and recording industries, the Music Business program features courses of study that allow students to learn essential business fundamentals and disciplines relevant in today’s fast-paced market. Learn more.

Highlights:
One Year Diploma
Classes start in September
Artist Management
Entertainment Marketing, Promotion and Publicity

AUDIO PRODUCTION & ENGINEERING DIPLOMA

The Audio Production & Engineering program incorporates the progressive recording and production skill-sets required to succeed in today’s high-tech audio recording environments. Learn more.

Highlights:
One Year Diploma
Classes start in September
Recording Engineering & Recording Studio Techniques
Music Theory & Applications

LIVE EVENT & CONCERT PRODUCTION DIPLOMA

The live event industry provides an immense array of career opportunities, and our Live Event & Concert Production Program was designed to provide the most up-to-date knowledge and skill-sets required to seize those opportunities. Learn more.

Highlights:
One Year Diploma
Classes start in September
Live Audio Systems
Exclusive educational partnership with Metalworks Production Group

PROFESSIONAL SOUND & BUSINESS DIPLOMA (LIVE PRODUCTION MAJOR)

Our Professional Sound & Business (Live Production Major) program is designed for students who wish to expand their career into both the creative and business areas of the live event industry. Learn more.

Highlights:
Two year Diploma
Classes start in September
Tour & Artist Management
Educational partnership with Metalworks Production Group
Music Software & Digital Workstation Technologies

PROFESSIONAL SOUND & BUSINESS DIPLOMA (STUDIO PRODUCTION MAJOR)

The Professional Sound & Business – Studio Production Major program is ideal for students interested in understanding the recording, music and entertainment industries from both a business and creative standpoint. Learn more.

Highlights:
Two Year Diploma
Classes start in September
Exclusive educational partnership with Metalworks Studios
Recording Engineering & Recording Studio Techniques
Music Management: Artist Management and Broadcast Management

PROFESSIONAL SOUND DIPLOMA (AUDIO SPECIALIST)

For those seeking the ultimate career in audio, we offer our two-year Professional Sound (Audio Specialist) program. With a curriculum encompassing all aspects of the audio world, from inside the recording studio to the live stage, this program is the professional sound engineer’s ultimate educational experience. Learn more.

Highlights:
2 Year Diploma
Classes start in September

MUSIC PERFORMANCE & TECHNOLOGY

Designed for Musicians, our five Music Performance & Technology Programs are built on a unique concept: To offer the complete range of industry knowledge required to take the art of performance to a professional level. With flexibility and space for personal style, students learn to perfect their business and music performance skills as they master the technologies and computer applications related to their major. Learn more.

Highlights:
Two Year Diploma
Classes start in September
5 Majors To Choose From

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Questions?

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Jade Nowak

Metalworks Institute

Canada’s Premier Entertainment Arts School