This apprenticeship is designed to introduce teens to the art form of being a DJ. The accelerated instruction is designed giving students the necessary skills to become proficient in the art of becoming a professional disc jockey. Participants learn how to mix the BPM's of two different records, creatively scratch and use effects, and learn how to play across a variety of musical genres. The use state-of-the-art music software and DJ equipment enable the participants to learn the fundamental skills of sound engineering and gain essential knowledge related to developing exceptional artistic and business skills while on their way to becoming an entertainment professional.