Certificate II Music Industry – FULL YEAR (40 SACE Credits)


Course Description

This qualification is for those students who have an interest in music and are keen to develop skills as a musician or producer with the aim to perform, use music technology and be involved with live music events. It is offered as a preparatory program and pathway into the Certificate III in Music Industry course.


Compulsory units
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others (20 nominal hours)
CUAIND201 Develop and apply creative arts industry knowledge (20 nominal hours)
BSBWOR203 Work effectively with others (15 nominal hours)
Elective units
CUAMLT201 Develop and apply musical ideas and listening skills (25 nominal hours)
CUAMPF101 Develop skills to play or sing music (70 nominal hours)
CUAMPF204 Play or sing from simple written notation (30 nominal hours)
CUASTA202 Assist with bump in and bump out of shows (80 nominal hours)
CUAMPF203 Develop ensemble skills for playing or singing music (50 nominal hours)

Competency Notes

The units of competency in the program include developing and updating industry knowledge, participation in work, health and safety processes and working effectively with others. Several units also allow students to develop skills in the area of their interest especially preparing for performances.


CUA30915 Certificate III in Music Industry
CUA40915 Certificate IV in Music Industry
CUA50815 Diploma of Music Industry
CUA60515 Advanced Diploma of Music Industry

Possible Future Career Opportunities:


Music Technician


Stage Producer


Stage Manager

Session Musician



Band member