Become a Volunteer

Gain Valuable Video, Studio Production & broadcast Skills

TV Santa Barbara, the region’s community media center since 1974, provides volunteer opportunities for students who are looking to get hands on experience and training in production, broadcast journalism and editing. TVSB staff will provide training in your area of interest and volunteers will have an opportunity to provide support in the following areas:

  • Video Editing
  • Live Studio Production
  • Green Screen Production
  • Community Event Coverage
  • Government Broadcasts

Award-winning community video of Juneteenth 2022 in Santa Barbara, produced by two students trained by TVSB.

TV Santa Barbara’s Volunteer program is a unique opportunity to work in a creative, hands-on television station while learning: camera operation, production, directing, lighting and audio, graphics and pre and post production methods. There is no cost to participate and students will qualify for school volunteer or community service hours.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer at TVSB, please fill out the short form below.





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    Areas of Interest*
    I'm interested in volunteering to help in the following areas:

    Running camera or audio for video productionsNonlinear video editingOffice and administrative workStudio Facility AssistanceMarketingSocial MediaCommunity OutreachTraining and EducationOther

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