• 26 Sessions, approximately 6 month course. Payment plans available.


Dive into the art of DJing and learn everything from the fundamentals to the Business of DJing. This course accommodates all skill levels, and students learn the concepts using industry standard software and equipment. Looking to refine your skills on the industry standard Pioneer setup outside of class? The Alta Room is available to book (free of charge for students) outside of class time.


  • Beatmatching
  • Phrasing
  • Song Structure
  • EQ
  • Filter
  • Serato DJ Pro
  • Pioneer DJ
  • Traktor Scratch Pro
  • Rekordbox
  • Organizing your music
  • Preparing a Routing
  • Grouping
  • Developing an Arc
  • Advanced Transitions
  • Harmonic Mixing
  • Performance Effects
  • Layering + Mashups
  • Mixing different genres/tempos
  • Basic Turntablism
  • Playing to/reading the crowd
  • Navigating the club scene
  • Branding
  • DJ Business Essentials
  • The Mobile DJ

Questions about this course or the material taught?




  • Sound + The Three Domains of Audio
  • Software + Computer Mastery
  • Praxis
  • Creative Flow
  • Music Theory
  • Audio Recording
  • Mixing + Mastering
  • The Business of Music


While students are not required to bring their own equipment to class, it is definitely recommended that students have their own equipment at home to practice on. Students are more than welcome to bring their own equipment into class as well.

Software is not included with the price of any SLDP course.

Up front discounts may be available. Message an SLDP coordinator to learn more.

Standard payment plans are as follows:

  • (2) Payments of $1250 – total cost of $2500
  • (4) Payments of $650 – total cost of $2600
  • (6) Payments of $450 – total cost of $2700
  • (8) Payments of $350 – total cost of $2800*
  • (10) Payments of $290 – total cost of $2900*
  • (12) Payments of $250 – total cost of $3000*

*Not all students will qualify for a payment plan. A payment plan application may be required. All payment plans are subject to credit and income verification.