Korell was set up to help people understand and make the most of technology. We provide training, consultancy and engineering services to the professional broadcast, creative and IT industries.
Korell offers a range of courses and bespoke training - technical to operational, beginner to specialist. At Korell we specialise in explaining concepts clearly and simply. Our courses are designed to develop an understanding of why as well as how and each course is carefully planned and designed to ensure that those attending develop firm underpinning knowledge and understanding of the subject. Our trainers are all highly skilled with extensive professional experience in the industry.
Korell offers the experience of its staff to provide broadcast engineering and technical support, engineering consultancy and training consultancy.
To discuss your training requirements please contact us by phone or email.
+44 7740 818 125
Mike Dhonau, Managing Director
Mike is an highly skilled engineer, technologist, manager, lecturer and trainer with over 30 years’ experience in broadcasting and IT. He is passionate about training and hugely enjoys explaining technology to people at all levels of experience, from beginner to specialist.
Mike worked for the BBC Academy, the training division of the BBC, where his roles included managing BBC Broadcast Technology Training. He designed and managed the BBC Technology Foundation programme and BBC Engineer Qualified certification, and provided the BBC Engineering elements and curriculum design for BBC Technology Trainees and Apprentices programmes.
He personally taught the BBC New Broadcast Technologies course and many specialist systems courses including BNCS and Jupiter.
Mike managed a number of major strategic training projects which provided engineering training for major BBC infrastructure projects including the moves into New Broadcasting House and Media City.
He started his engineering career in video tape engineering at BBC Television Centre, but these days specialises in broadcast production systems, control systems, file based workflows and the IT that supports them - including IP networks and databases.