Nimbus School of Recording & Media

Address 1
238 East 2nd Ave.
Postal/Zip Code
V5T 1B7
(604) 875-8998
Toll Free
Members Of
Average Class Size
8 per group
Degrees / Certificates / Licenses Offered
Certificates and Diplomas in: Audio Engineering, Music Production, Music Industry & Entrepreneurship, Artist Management, Electronic Music Production, Audio Post Production, Sound Design, Live Sound Recording & Mixing and Video Production.
Entrance Requirements
High School Diploma or 19+
Academic Year
8-16 months. Each program is designed to help you kick-start your dream career as quickly as possible while establishing a strong professional and technical foundation.

Nimbus School of Recording & Media was co-founded by some of the world’s top music producers: Bob Ezrin (Pink Floyd, Kiss, Alice Cooper) and GGGarth Richardson (Rage Against the Machine, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Biffy Clyro). With all courses taught by current industry leaders, Nimbus equips the next generation of creative professionals with both the technical and personal skills needed to succeed in the ever-changing music & media industries.

Nimbus is an elite, 24/7 hands-on training facility offering immersive, career-focused training programs in a range of specialities: music production, electronic music production, beat making, dj and live performance skills, post-production sound, video production, advanced audio engineering, recording, mixing and mastering techniques, sound design, live music recording and mixing, touring and artist management, A&R, music marketing, music industry business and entrepreneurship, Pro Tools, Logic, Ableton Live and Push Controller, Roland Aira, After Effects, and much more. Programs range from 8 months to 16 months, Nimbus School of Recording & Media comes from a long history of successful music professionals with its roots going back to the old Nimbus 9 studios in Toronto and a tradition of mentorship founded on the very model that empowered our co-founders to become some of Canada’s brightest and most successful music producers.

Programs start every January, May and September. Learn more at: or call 604-875-8998 to book a tour.


Registered: PTIB, EQA


Scholarships: The Nimbus Mix Contest: and The Brian & Leanne Howes Scholarship Fund: Nimbus is an AVID Learning Partner. Additional sponsors include: Annex Pro, Roland, D’Addario, DR Strings, Yamaha, Earthquaker Devices, Sennheiser, and Sabian.


School Designation: Canada & BC Student Loans through StudentAid BC. Student housing assistance available.