Get Involved

Anyone 12-25 can make radio, podcasts, TV, digital media, or volunteer behind the scenes at SYN.

If you want to jump straight into itBook yourself into SYN Induction Volunteer Training.

If you want to learn more before you commitContact our Induction Coordinator, Laura, with any questions about Induction training.

No prior experience necessary – We offer a two-day training course in radio, screen and editing.

You must complete the SYN Induction Training to volunteer at SYN.

Please note: You can only participate in SYN if you are between the ages of 12-25. SYN’s content is by young people for young people.

As a volunteer, you can:

  • Present or produce a radio and/or TV program (Join an existing program or pitch your own)
  • Pitch and produce your own original podcast (with free platform hosting and promotion)
  • Participate in our industry and skill building Content Labs and Workshops
  • Write reviews, editorials and online features
  • Apply for our volunteer Leadership Team (SYN’s Professional Development Program)
  • Join our Industry Mentoring Program
  • Apply for and participate in our Board Internship program
  • Volunteer on event and admin projects
  • Receive day-to-day support with your goals and resume development
  • Access to SYN’s industry standard broadcast and recording studios
  • Book equipment, including Zoom Recorders & Cameras to make content
  • Host an outside broadcast for your show
  • Apply for SYN Awards and participate in our Leadership camp!
  • Meet and connect with a community of over 300 other passionate young people

Anyone aged 12-25 who has participated in a SYN Media Learning workshop, such as Schools On Air or Communities On Air, is eligible to fast-track their induction to receive between 24% and 49% off the cost of training.

Click here to see the discount and training breakdown for those joining SYN after completing a workshop.

For information on how to book, email [email protected] with your name, age, the workshop you attended, and the date you attended it.