Broadcast Radio/Television System Maintenance Course 2019 calendar and prerequisites


Location: 6500 MAPES ROAD, FT MEADE, MD


Class Schedule FY: 2019



Report Date

Start Date

End Date

Class Type


29 Oct 2018

30 Oct 2018

28 Feb 2019



11 Mar 2019

12 Mar 2019

25 Jun 2019



07 Jul 2019

08 Jul 2019

18Oct 2019



Course Description

The BRTSM course develops the professional broadcast radio and television maintenance specialist from an apprentice to journeyman level of competence. This advanced course of instruction is designed to provide in-depth exploration of the principles and hands-on application in the following functional areas: computers and networking, fundamentals of television, cameras and media storage to include non-linear editing, audio, conference room maintenance, studios and transmission systems.


Prerequisites for Course DINFOS-BRTSM

Verifiable Prerequisites

There are no Prerequisites in the Verifiable Prerequisites section. See other sections.


Prerequisite Courses

There are no Prerequisites in the Prerequisite Courses section. See other sections.


Text Prerequisites 

U.S. Army:

Enlisted 25R20 and above

U.S. Air Force:

Enlisted AFSC - 3D1X2

U.S. Navy:

Enlisted NEC - 4746 (or NEC 4743 with a waiver approved through the Navy DMA representative and approved by the DINFOS Commandant


International students attending this course will be from the defense ministries of nations operating within the SATFA framework. Students must have an English Comprehension Level (ECL) of 75. Must have normal color vision, cannot have acrophobia, be claustrophobic or have vertigo.