2309 Silver Star Road
Orlando, FL 32804

Phone: (407) 316-8310
Toll Free: (888) 9FIRST1

Our Story

F.I.R.S.T. Institute was established in 2004 and is

Accredited by the:
Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET)

Licensed by the:
Florida Department of Education: Commission for Independent Education (CIE)

With a 6,300 square foot campus of cutting-edge technology and production equipment, F.I.R.S.T. Institute specializes in offering career-specific training in the Digital Media Industry with a focus on Audio Engineering and Music Production and Film and Video Production.

Instructors and Faculty bring experience from working in the industry at fine companies such as Universal Studios, Orlando Magic, Atlantic Records, EMI, Fox Television, Warner Brothers, U.S. Department of Defense, and Harcourt, as well as with musical artists such as Jerry Lee Lewis, Deep Purple, and the Blue Man Group.

Graduates of F.I.R.S.T. Institute are now successfully employed as professionals in the audio and visual industry at CBS Radio, Disney, Universal Studios, Cox Media, and Clear Channel Communications, just to name a few.

F.I.R.S.T. Institute is located in the heart of the world's favorite vacation location, Orlando, Florida.


F.I.R.S.T. Institute's mission is to prepare students for successful entry-level careers in the Digital Media industry. Our training philosophy centers on intensive, hands-on training as well as continual advancement in technology.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to ensure the highest quality education and learning experience to our students.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to prepare students for a successful career in the field of Digital Media. F.I.R.S.T. Institute is dedicated to its hands-on experience, learning philosophy, and continual advancement in technology.

Occupational Goals and Philosophy

Digital Media is a very exciting, growing, and competitive field for those who have the right blend of drive, talent, and skill. F.I.R.S.T. Institute believes it can make a huge difference in student development. Every lesson plan is based on the objectives faced by professionals in this field on a daily basis.

Get the education you need to succeed! CONTACT US today to earn a diploma in Audio Engineering and Music Production  or Film and Video Production.