How to Apply
Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course.
For International Students please visit International Courses.
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies in the context of constructing sets, props or scenery for productions, events or exhibitions in the film, television, and entertainment industries.
Job role titles may include:
Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.
Qualifications & Skills Covered
Certificate III in Scenery and Set Construction
4 core units: Work effectively in the screen and media industries; carry out measurements and calculations; use hand tools; participate in OHS processes; plus 6 specialist units and 2 elective units.
Certificate IV in Scenery and Set Construction
4 core units: source and apply entertainment industry knowledge; monitor a safe workplace; coordinate production operations; promote team effectiveness: plus 10 elective units.
Diploma of Scenery and Set Construction
6 core units: Work effectively in the screen and media industries OR Source and apply entertainment industry knowledge; Manage risk; Ensure team effectiveness; Ensure a safe workplace; Coordinate production operations; Establish and manage production requirements and resources; plus 14 elective units.
Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency within this Qualification will receive a Statement of Attainment.
This course is funded through the Government of South Australia's Skills for All initiative. To find out if you may be eligible for this funding please answer the following questions:
This course is funded through the Government of South Australia's Skills for All initiative. To find out if you may be eligible for
this funding please visit the TAFE SA website.
There may be incidental fees for additional expenses to those required to complete the course. For example for equipment,
transport or accommodation.
To help with the payment of your fees, you may be able to pay your fees by instalments. To find out more please visit:
You may also be eligible for a fee concession if you hold a current:
- Health Care Card
- Pensioner Concession Card
- Veterans Affairs Card
or if you are a prisoner in a South Australian correctional institution.
To find out more please visit: www.tafesa.edu.au/concession