Offering Info

Certificate III in Community Dance, Theatre and Events

  • National Course Code: CUA30213
  • TAFE NSW code: CUA30213-01V02-19NIR-204

Location – Nirimba

Study Type

Full Time

Course Start Date

22 Jul 2019

Hours Per Week



16 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government

Course Details

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in a variety of community-based performance and production contexts, using some discretion and judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge. They may provide support to others involved in productions.

Licensing/regulatory information
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience your fee may decrease from the maximum shown.
Payment by instalment may also be available. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

Number Title
BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
CUAACT301 Develop basic acting techniques
CUAIND301 Work effectively in the creative arts industry
CUAIND304 Plan a career in the creative arts industry
CUAPRF301 Create and tell stories
CUAPRF304 Develop audition techniques
CUAPRF307 Develop performance techniques
CUAVOS302 Develop vocal techniques for use in performance
CUAWHS201 Develop a basic level of physical condition for dance performance
CUAWHS302 Apply work health and safety practices
CUAWRT301 Write content for a range of media
CUACMP301 Implement copyright arrangements
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
The Certificate III in Community Dance, Theatre and Events (Acting) provides students with a comprehensive overview of the skills and knowledge needed to start a career in the performing arts industry. This course provides skills and experience consistent with the growing needs of the entertainment industry. This Certificate III level course and has electives selected to major in Acting for stage and screen.

All applicants are required to successfully complete an audition before being offered a place in the course.

Students learn through practical, hands on classes and exercises in rehearsal rooms, performance spaces and classrooms. All classes have a strong focus on the skills which industry require.

This course is full-time for one semester.

The course will be delivered on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday at Nirimba Campus. Each day typically runs from 9:30am until 4:30pm however some timetable variations may occur.
Final timetables will be distributed to enrolled students the week before the course commences.
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9:30 am to 4:30 pm (subject to change)
To register your interest in this course, please use the Apply option.

This course has electives selected to major in Acting.
You will be required to submit a video audition for this course.
We will send you information about the requirements of the video audition when we receive your course application.

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI visit .If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.

For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

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Course Location

Nirimba College
Eastern Road, Quakers Hill
Phone 131 601

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