Cortex Training is a training centre specialising in live streaming, digital events, creative media and event training

Introduction to Live Streaming and Digital Events


1 day course. 10am-4pm.

Online course via Zoom from £850

In person course at your office or venue in London from £850 (using your equipment)

We can conduct this course at our office from £950

Venue information:

We can host the training in a fully equipped studio or bring a studio to your venue or office. We travel nationwide to run training – get in touch for a bespoke quote.

In person group course with maximum number of students depending on the training location

Learn the basics of live Streaming.  This course teaches the fundamentals and then though practical sessions teaches the student to live stream using OBS, Wirecast or V-Mix.

Learn how to create a slick, attractive and stable live stream and send the content to any streaming platform.


  • Live one-to-one or group tuition with a live streaming expert who is also an events industry professional
  • Learn to perform pre-production tests before the stream
  • Learn how to quickly start streaming your events
  • Learn either OBS, V-Mix or Wirecast to work as a vision mixer and transcoder for your stream
  • Learn to stream to social media platforms such as Vimeo or Facebook
  • Learn how to monitor a stream once live and how to use analytics

Who it's for

This is a introductory course that is open to anyone that wants to start live streaming straight away.

Olly Howard is a experienced production manager who delivers digital events for leading brands and venues.

What is covered

  • Learn the fundamentals of live streaming
  • Setting up a computer/server for live streaming
  • Learn to use Wirecast, OBS or V-Mix to control the stream
  • Adding pre recorded audio, slides and video content
  • Camera and live video inputs
  • Live Audio inputs
  • Live software vision mixing
  • Live software audio mixing
  • Transcoding the stream using software
  • Streaming to social media


  • i7 Mac or PC computer
  • Free account with – desktop app installed on the student's computer prior to the training
  • Demo version of Wirecast and V-mix or free copy of OBS
  • Email address to use to set up dedicated social media accounts for Live streaming