Screen and Media
About the Course
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate the work of self and/or team in the film, television, radio and interactive media industries.
National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work
The National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work applies to persons performing dogging and rigging work. Completion of the following units is required for certification at either basic, intermediate or advanced levels:
CPCCLDG3001A Licence to perform dogging
CPCCLRG3001A Licence to perform rigging basic level
CPCCLRG3002A Licence to perform rigging intermediate level
CPCCLRG4001A Licence to perform rigging advanced level.
National Code of Practice for Induction for Construction Work
Sets and staging for some performances or events may fall within the definition of construction work. If so, people entering the construction site are required to complete the general induction training program specified by the National Code of Practice for Induction Training for Construction Work (Australian Safety Compensation Council, May 2007). Achievement of the unit 'CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry' from the CPC08 Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package fulfils this requirement.
NSW Skills List
This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled
Available as a traineeship
This course is targeted to people who have access to workplaces which will provide experiences and learning to support the agreed units for the qualification.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
Recognition of Prior Learning
TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:
On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus
You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL
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Where can I study?
Starts in February
Enrolment Code: CUA51015-01V01-19BAT-001
How will I study?
This offering is a full time equivalent course. Students will be expected to attend a production meeting once a week, and work on group projects, as well as individual tuition sessions throughout the course. There will be some additional face to face teaching for some units. To undertake this course you will need to commit to attending all the face to face sessions, attend weekly production meetings plus undertake filimng and study outside face to face hours. Students will also need to bring a USB strorage device to save work created.
This course develops existing skills in film making and media production, either gained from the completion of Certificate IV Screen and Media CUA51015, or from work experience where the student will be applying for RPL against these units. Students will be working on various projects throughout the year, both of their own choosing, as well as developing work for clients.
This course develops existing skills in film making and media production. Students will be working on various projects throughout the year, both of their own choosing, as well as projects assigned by the course coordinator.
This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.
When will I study?
Class attendance is Full Time
This Course is expected be delivered on Monday and Wednesdays (with filming and meetings on other days as arranged) at Bathurst Campus in I Block, however these days are subject change and will be confirmed in you first week of class.
Course length: 20 hours per week for 36 WeeksStart Date: 11 February 2019
End Date: 20 December 2019
What will I pay?
A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.
The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.
TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $4,060.00 (GST free).
The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.
Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.
A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.
Study Now, Pay Later
VET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.
More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.
Who can I talk to?
Please contact the TAFE West region Hotline on 131601.