Roland Cloud Academy: DJ-808

Welcome to the registration page for Roland Cloud Academy: DJ-808. These free online group training courses are specially created for registered owners of the DJ-808 DJ Controller, and will help you learn all about the capabilities of this trailblazing instrument.

In a series of live interactive video sessions, Roland’s top product specialists will explore key elements of the DJ-808 and its deep interaction with Serato DJ software. They’ll guide you step-by-step through various features and concepts, and provide tips for using them in real-world applications. In addition, they’ll be able to provide real-time responses to your questions submitted via live chat, voice, or webcam.

The Roland Cloud Academy: DJ-808 is offered in two sessions:

  • The Getting Started session is perfect for users who are new to the Roland DJ-808 and Serato DJ. It covers fundamentals such as cue points, looping, and basic step sequencing.
  • The Advanced session is a power boost for more experienced users that explores beatgridding, deeper sequencing functions, Pitch ‘n Time, and AIRA Link.

Sessions are about one hour long, and will be hosted live on a regular basis. After registering, you’ll receive complete details on the upcoming schedule.

You’re free to take part in as many live sessions as you like (up to two per month), and to revisit them in archived videos. After taking in these training courses, you’ll be well on your way to making even better music with your DJ-808. Enjoy!

DJ-808 Online Video Training Registration Form

How do you anticipate using your new DJ-808? (Check all that apply.):





How long have you been DJing?:



Is the DJ-808 your first controller?:

Are you familiar with step sequencing (e.g., for drum programming)?:

Are you currently a Serato DJ user?: