Media Training 101 - Become a YouTube Star

Everything you need to know about planning, preparing and developing effective cooking show style videos.

In this add-on course, you will build on the skills you acquired in your Live TV course and develop specific skills that are applicable to the unique world of YouTube. These modules will focus specifically on the cooking show style video where you can utilize some of your new media and camera skills.

Skills Learned:

  • How to prepare your YouTube calendar and determine your YouTube style
  • How to prepare yourself, your script, and your food for shoot day
  • How to work with brands to incorporate brand messages seamlessly
  • How to read YouTube contracts
  • Getting your channel set up
  • How to grow your channel quickly
  • What equipment, tools and software you need to get started without breaking the bank
  • SEO best practices for YouTube
  • Monetizing your channel
  • And much more!


  • 24/7 Access to Sharper Edge Media Training Facebook Group to share successes and challenges with the community
  • One Monthly Live Q&A by Abbey on the Sharper Edge Media Training Facebook Group where you can ask your burning questions
  • 2 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Credits!
  • Continuing Professional Education Certificate of Attendance

Your Instructor

Abbey Sharp
Abbey Sharp

Abbey Sharp is a Registered Dietitian (RD), an avid food writer and blogger, a TV and radio personality, a cookbook author, a food brand ambassador, a passionate home cook, a food event hostess, and the founder of Abbey’s Kitchen Inc. She has a BASc. in Nutrition and Food, Dietitians of Canada accreditation, and culinary training from George Brown College and private instructors. Abbey’s core philosophy is that a pleasurable relationship with food, your body and your self is the fundamental secret to good health.

Course Curriculum

  Module 3: Planning Content
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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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