- Applicants with limited or no underpinning knowledge and skills will commence at a lower level and normal fees will apply. Please contact the program area at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
How to Apply
Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course.
For International Students please visit International Courses.
Props makers, set builders, and scenic artists are scenery construction technicians who build and art finish scenery and props for film and television productions, live productions and events, museums displays and exhibitions.
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.
Diploma Program in Scenery Construction, Props Making and Scenic Art
This course prepares you for a career in the entertainment, performing arts, film production, festivals and events industries as lead hand prop makers, set constructors and scenic artists. Skills are developed in purpose designed workshops and on a broad range of productions simulating industry conditions. 5 Core and 10 Electives
Successful completion of this course provides you with the following qualifications:
|Qualification||TAFE SA Code||National Code|
|Diploma of Live Production and Technical Services||TP00981||CUA50415|
Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.
This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative.
To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.
This course is funded through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady 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