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.

Produce arena-worthy hits.

Discover the art of music production and development in our comprehensive course, where creativity, recording, refining music, and mastering new technology converge to enhance your musical skills. This qualification is your gateway to careers as a songwriter, recording artist, collaborative music producer, or professional in live sound production. Immerse yourself in essential techniques and tools required to become a proficient songwriter, music producer, and editor. The program is designed to elevate your craft and empower you to navigate the diverse facets of music creation. Whether you're an emerging artist or a seasoned performer, this course equips you with the strategies to shine on stage and effectively promote your musical endeavours.

Digital media has revolutionised the way we communicate, share and receive information in the modern world. Along with this comes a range of exciting job and career opportunities for savvy and skilled operators in the field!

This nationally recognised qualification will help you take the first step into the digital media industry, in roles such as Web Developer, Social Media Specialist or Multimedia Designer. Be guided by our expert team of lecturers who are industry professionals as you build solid fundamental skills in using digital technologies and multimedia, learning how to develop digital content and prepare video and photo assets. You'll be trained in how to manipulate digital images, create digital books, create a website, develop design assets and use social media platforms to enhance and build brands, products and businesses.

This entry-level course will equip you with an in-demand skillset and prepare you for work in the exciting screen, media and entertainment industries, and your knowledge will also be an asset across almost every industry in digital, multimedia or website focused roles. 

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

Study in specialist facilities:

Learn in our Centre for IT Excellence (CITE) which provides state of the art, industry relevant training in information technology and creative media. Practise your skills in a simulated real-life workplace environment, using cutting-edge technology to gain comprehensive knowledge of digital and multimedia systems and an understanding of operating production equipment. 

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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.