Creative, Fashion and Music Courses

View all 42 Courses

Creative, Fashion and Music Courses

Looking for a career in the creative industries? Or just want to bring your innate creativity to the surface? Check out these amazing courses in music, theatre, photography, dance, Aboriginal culture, art, and fashion.

These qualifications are recognised in every Australian state and territory (and in some cases abroad) and will give you the skills, confidence, and knowledge to bring your creative interests to a professional level. Even better they equip you with essential business and marketing skills. Check them out online now.

Job Pathways

Here are some potential career pathways within Creative, Fashion and Music Courses. Click on the occupation for information on the course you should enrol in to start your journey.

Career In
Sourced from The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training and MySkills.gov.au

Popular Courses

There are 42 courses available for people who want a career in Creative, Fashion and Music. These are the most popular courses.

CUA10315 Certificate I in Visual Arts

The Certificate I in Visual Arts (CUA10315) is perfect for complete beginners who want to develop a creative arts practice (and experiment with different art forms). Over 6 months of classroom study you’ll be learning how to draw, create sculptures, frame pictures, and make artworks from metal. G...

0 providers
Learn More

CUA20615 Certificate II in Music Industry

The Certificate II in Music Industry (CUA20615) is a great introduction to a musical career in either performance or sound production. This one year part-time course will develop your knowledge of the creative arts industry and teach you how to incorporate technology into music making. Depending ...

1 provider
Learn More

MST20616 Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design and Technology

Get started in the fashion industry with a Certificate II in Applied Fashion Design and Technology (MST20616). In this nationally recognised qualification you’ll be drawing and interpreting basic sketches, using a sewing machine for fashion design, as well as modifying patterns to create basic st...

1 provider
Learn More

CUA20415 Certificate II in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts

The Certificate II in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts (CUA20415) is a 6-month course for ATSI students with a keen interest in visual arts and indigenous culture. You’ll be gaining a greater understanding of your own sense of identity and how to project that into a creative ar...

0 providers
Learn More

CUA20715 Certificate II in Visual Arts

Explore the visual arts and develop real artistry skills with the Certificate II in Visual Arts (CUA20715). Whether for work or personal interest, this nationally recognised training course will have you painting, drawing, and printmaking at a professional level. The course teaches basic drawing ...

0 providers
Learn More

CUA31115 Certificate III in Visual Arts

Work alongside a professional photographer or just indulge your personal creativity and love of photography with the Certificate III in Visual Arts (CUA31115). This nationally recognised training course will help you develop a creative arts practice and teach you how to produce commercial grade p...

1 provider
Learn More

CUA31015 Certificate III in Screen and Media

The Certificate III in Screen and Media (CUA31015) is an exciting qualification that will set you up for a technical career in the media industry. During 6-12 months of hands-on training you will learn how to work effectively in creative arts and gain hands-on skills creating (and editing) video ...

1 provider
Learn More

CUA30915 Certificate III in Music Industry

Become a professional musician with the Certificate III in Music Industry. This exciting qualification helps you develop aural perception while gaining real skills in song composition, music notation, lyric writing, vocals and instrument performance. Even better you’ll spend time career planning ...

2 providers
Learn More

MEM30605 Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture

Learn to design and manufacture jewellery with the Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture (MEM30605). This is a 3 year course and can be used to support a nationally recognised apprenticeship in jewellery making. You’ll graduate knowing how to design jewellery using both computing technologies...

1 provider
Learn More

CUA30213 Certificate III in Community Dance, Theatre and Events (Acting)

The Certificate III in Community Dance, Theatre and Events (Acting) (CUA30213) is an exciting qualification that helps you plan a career in the creative arts industry while developing your acting, audition, and performance skills. The course is recognised all over Australia and you’ll be studying...

1 provider
Learn More

MST30816 Certificate III in Applied Fashion Design and Technology

If you want a fantastic career in fashion design enrol in the Certificate III in Applied Fashion Design and Technology (MST30816) — you’ll graduate with an arsenal of creative design skills and a solid portfolio to showcase your work. The course is comprehensive and covers: fibres and textiles, s...

1 provider
Learn More

MEM30619 Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture

The MEM30619 - Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture is a Nationally Recognised Training (NRT) qualification. Please make an enquiry to find out more about the course such as government funding options, study modes and duration....

0 providers
Learn More

MST30819 Certificate III in Applied Fashion Design and Technology

The MST30819 - Certificate III in Applied Fashion Design and Technology is a Nationally Recognised Training (NRT) qualification. Please make an enquiry to find out more about the course such as government funding options, study modes and duration....

0 providers
Learn More

10277NAT Certificate III in Dance Practice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples

Explore your Aboriginal heritage and identity with the Certificate III in Dance Practice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (10277NAT). You don’t need any dance experience to enrol in this nationally recognised qualification and you’ll graduate with real connections to indigenous c...

0 providers
Learn More

CUA30415 Certificate III in Live Production and Services

The CUA30415 - Certificate III in Live Production and Services is a Nationally Recognised Training (NRT) qualification. Please make an enquiry to find out more about the course such as government funding options, study modes and duration....

0 providers
Learn More

CUA30515 Certificate III in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts

If you are of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent and looking for a career in creative arts, the Certificate III in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts (CUA30515) could be for you. It’s a qualification recognised all over Australia and you’ll learn how to produce creative...

1 provider
Learn More

CUA30715 Certificate III in Design Fundamentals

The Certificate III in Design Fundamentals (CUA30715) will boost your career in photography, graphic design, and desktop publishing. Over 6 months you will learn the fundamentals of colour, drawing, digital imagery and the production of 2D and 3D images — graduating with a nationally recognised q...

1 provider
Learn More

CUA30815 Certificate III in Broadcast Technology

The CUA30815 - Certificate III in Broadcast Technology is a Nationally Recognised Training (NRT) qualification. Please make an enquiry to find out more about the course such as government funding options, study modes and duration....

0 providers
Learn More

CUA30615 Certificate III in Arts Administration

The Certificate III in Arts Administration (CUA30615) gets you ready for administrative roles at art galleries, museums, events and festival committees. Over 12 months you’ll be learning how the creative arts industry operates in Australia while developing a range of key business and administrati...

1 provider
Learn More

CUA30113 Certificate III in Dance

Become a dance professional with the CUA30113 Certificate III in Dance. This nationally recognised qualification covers a range of dance styles (ballet, jazz, rhythm, contemporary) and will develop your audition, improvisation, partnering and performance techniques. The course also helps you cond...

2 providers
Learn More

CUA40615 Certificate IV in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts

Embrace your ancestry and cultural identity with the Certificate IV in Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Cultural Arts (CUA40615). It’s a nationally recognised training course that teaches you how to establish yourself as an artist and build a commercial practice. The course covers: drawing, p...

1 provider
Learn More

CUA40915 Certificate IV in Music Industry

Take a deep dive into the business of music with the Certificate IV in Music Industry (CUA40915). Whether you’re a singer songwriter, sound mixer, or instrumentalist this nationally recognised qualification will teach you how to bring your music skills and performance technique to a professional ...

1 provider
Learn More

CUA41115 Certificate IV in Photography and Photo Imaging

The CUA41115 Certificate IV in Photography and Photo Imaging is a 6 month course that will take you from photo enthusiast to a working photographer in news, weddings and events, or fashion. The course covers colour theory and design principles, working to a photo brief, taking professional photos...

1 provider
Learn More

CUA41315 Certificate IV in Visual Arts

The Certificate IV in Visual Arts (CUA41315) is an exciting 1 year course for anyone wanting to bring their creative interests to a professional level. This nationally recognised qualification will teach you the history and theory of visual arts while developing your techniques as an artist in dr...

0 providers
Learn More

CUA41215 Certificate IV in Screen and Media

Become a qualified make up technician for movies and TV with the CUA41215 Certificate IV in Screen and Media (Specialist Make-Up Services). This nationally recognised qualification will teach you how to setup your own freelance make-up service as well as the finer points of make-up, hair, and wig...

1 provider
Learn More
View all 42 courses