Certificate III in Arts and Cultural Administration

Jobs and Skills WA: Creative courses
Looking for a career in the arts?

If you're looking for a career in the cultural arts, the Certificate III in Arts and Cultural Administration will get you job ready to work in a range of areas including art galleries, museums, cultural centres, and theatres.

You'll receive an introduction to the creative arts industries in Australia, and learn how to work safely and effectively with organisational stakeholders, co-workers, artists, and customers. You’ll also gain skills in business administration, customer service, event management and ticketing, documentation, IT and computing, marketing, exhibition management, and much more. This is the perfect course to kickstart your arts career!

Apprenticeship or Traineeship
School-based apprenticeship or traineeship (SBAT)
VET for secondary students
Industry: Creative Industries
National course code: CUA30620 | WA State ID: BGS9

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If you are working in or would like to work in the creative industries or tourism sectors this course helps you gain business skills to further your career working behind the scenes.

This broad based program covers aspects of administration to help you on your way to a career working in galleries, museums, studios, tourism bureaus, theatres or art and design retail outlets.

You could also be working in local council information bureaus or markets.

Our Certificate III in Arts Administration and Cultural Administration program is delivered as a one year employer-based traineeship, and North Metropolitan TAFE is the only TAFE from Albany to Geraldton to offer this qualification. You will receive training in the workplace, allowing you to you earn and learn at the same time. Completion of this course will open up pathways to further study or employment in the creative industries or tourism fields. 

The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.