Express Yourself Through Voice-over

About On The Mic Training – The Voice Over School

What is On The Mic Training?

On The Mic Training is the only voice-over specific school in North America to offer a government accredited 6 month diploma diploma program in voice-over. The Comprehensive Voice-over Training Diploma Program is offered in-studio in Vancouver and online with intake dates in September and March each year.

In addition to the Diploma Program, Part-Time Courses are offered in the six main areas of voice-over; Animation, Commercials, Narration, Audiobook Narration, Video games, and Dubbing and A.D.R. Courses to enhance and learn skills in acting, improv, accents as well as Business of Voice-over courses in marketing, branding, S.E.O, home studio mastery, and sound design are also available..

We also offer kids and teens courses and camps that cover a wide range of voice-over genres and also cover a wide range of ability from total beginner to young professional.

All On The Mic part time courses are for ALL levels and ALL ages offered in studio and online. Click here to find out where to start.

Mission

Our mission is to provide you with high quality, practical voice-over training with measurable results. We prepare you to meet the actual expectations of the global industry by helping you discover your authentic self on the mic and by giving you the tools to express yourself both emotionally and vocally.

We prepare our students by providing a complete solution to become a competitive professional in the voice-over industry. Upon graduation our students should be able to consider themselves Global Voice-over Professionals capable of competing in any area of voice-over with a comprehensive understanding of marketing and business.

History

  • Founded in 2007 by Michael Daingerfield, On The Mic Training initially offered short voice-over skill workshops. 
  • In 2016 the school expanded by building a one-of-a-kind studio, streamlined for teaching voice-over in the most productive way possible. 
  • 2019 saw the evolution of becoming the first school to offer a fully accredited voice-over training diploma program in the English speaking world. 
  • In 2021 On The Mic Training officially became national, developing a presence in Toronto by partnering with “The Queen of Voice” Kim Hurdon, from KH Casting to offer part-time courses and an online Diploma Program taught by Toronto based instructors.
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Instructors

On The Mic Training has one of the most experienced and professionally qualified faculties of any voice-over or acting school in the world. All of our instructors have at least 15 years professional experience with multiple years of teaching and coaching experience. Our talented team works concurrently in the industry while providing professional instruction—bringing up-to-date, relevant industry experience into the studio and classroom.

Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

With students from many cultures, backgrounds and skill levels, we provide courses for all ages and levels. Regardless of where you are on your voice-over journey, we have relevant training to suit your needs from beginner to working professional.

We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive student body and faculty. Everyone who comes into our space has their unique story to tell, and we want you to be able to express your most authentic self without judgment, so you can find your place in the world of voice-over. No two voice actors are the same and that’s what makes this industry so amazing—we all have special qualities we can bring to this industry and thrive. All are welcome.

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Why On The Mic Training?

ORIGIN

Founded in 2007, thousands of students have trained with us to become professionally competitive, working in the industry for clients all over the world.

KNOWLEDGE

We have a global expertise in voice-over and will give you a realistic view of the industry and what it takes to succeed.

DIPLOMA PROGRAM

We are the only voice-over school in the English speaking world with a Diploma Program in voice-over, with a high level agency placement rate and success for our graduates.

INSTRUCTORS

Our instructors are highly successful  in the voice-over business currently with an international presence.

NATIONWIDE

We are the first nationally based voice-over school in the world, with a presence in both major entertainment cities (Vancouver/Toronto).

STUDIOS

Our studios and facilities are high calibre and parallel the industry standard experience.

EXPERIENCE

With an excellent instructor to student ratio and high level curriculum, our programs can be attended in-studio or online and are engineered by professional grade engineers – with students receiving all recorded work at the end of each class.

PART-TIME COURSES

We have a highly specialized part-time program with high flexibility time offerings for ALL levels of ability (in-studio or online).

RESPECT

OTM is well known in the voice-over world and recognized by most voice-over agents around the country.

FRIENDSHIPS

Students often build amazing friendships that provide additional support to each other as they progress through the industry.

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