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.

Contact Us

To discuss your training requirements please contact us by phone or email.

+44 7740 818 125


About Mike

Mike Dhonau, Managing Director

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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.

Top Training Courses

  • Audio and Video for Technical Operators
  • Introduction to Broadcast Technology
  • New Broadcast Technologies
  • Understanding File Based Workflows
  • IT Demystified
  • IT for Broadcast Engineers
  • Video and Audio Over IP
  • IP Networks
  • Databases for Broadcast Systems
  • Programming Foundation
  • Intro to C++
  • Intro to VB.Net
  • Intro to C#.Net
  • Electrical Safety in Broadcasting
  • Linux for Broadcasters

What We Do

Korell Broadcast Training

  • broadcast engineering
  • broadcast operations
  • broadcast systems and workflows

Korell IT Training

  • networks
  • coding
  • databases

Korell Specialist Training

  • train the trainer
  • manufacturer product training
  • specialist systems and workflows

Korell Training Design & Consultancy

  • training consultancy
  • training solution design
  • training needs analysis
  • technology and engineering consultancy

Korell Lecturing Services

  • visiting lecturing for universities

Korell Engineering Services

  • engineering support
  • project management
  • project support
  • systems integration
  • coding and database services

1 Waverley Street, Worcester, WR5 3DH, UK


+44 7740 818 125

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