Certificate III in Screen and Media

Jobs and Skills WA: Screen and media courses
Lights, camera, action — You're on!

If your dream job is working in the film, television or radio industry, or in content creation, you'll love this hands on course! It's the perfect introduction to extend your critical and creative thinking skills to work effectively in the contemporary screen and media industries, and could set you up to work in digital video, radio and online content creation, as a production assistant in film and television, a camera or lighting assistant, production or editing assistant — even as an interactive media or content author.

You'll learn how to use industry standard professional industry equipment, programs and resources; and develop knowledge of broadcast and electronic media production processes, audio, lighting and camera equipment and technology. This course will also develop your skills to manage live production teams and performers, and more!

Apprenticeship or Traineeship
VET for secondary students
Industry: Creative Industries | Information Technology, Library and Digital |
National course code: CUA31020 | WA State ID: BGT8

Choose a WA TAFE college that delivers this course

To find out more about doing this course at a WA TAFE college, select one of the TAFEs listed below to read their course descriptions. You'll also be able to see at which TAFE campus/es the course is delivered.

If you would like further information such as when the course is available and how to enrol, and details of course fees, or if you have questions about how the course is delivered, please follow the Find out more link to go to the TAFE's website where you will find full course details and contact information so that you can speak to the TAFE directly.

Mix your own demo, present live on-air and film and edit your own masterpieces. 

This qualification is the perfect platform to kick-start your career in the media industry. Industry experts guide you to use industry-standard equipment and software. You'll learn and develop media skills, including the basics of sound recording and editing, video production, post-production, and skills for broadcast production or presentation. 

Begin your journey into mastering your creativity, learning to write content for all types of media, and producing content for any platform, from Facebook to the film studio floor. Change how you think and feel about the media, develop your critical and creative thinking skills and open your mind to the possibilities of the media industry. 

Immerse yourself into the digital media industry

The Certificate III in Screen and Media is the perfect foundation to make that break into the vibrant and exciting industry of digital media. Start your pathway towards a career as a web developer, social media specialist, or multimedia designer.  This is also a great way to improve your information and communications technology skills, to help make you more employable.

Gain these skills

  • use digital technologies and multimedia
  • manipulate digital images
  • create digital books
  • create a website 
  • create design assets
  • use social media to enhance business
  • work with interactive content
  • gain workplace health and safety knowledge 

This qualification is also offered part-time. Use the get help form below to start a discussion with our training area.

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