Certificate II in Creative Industries



This qualification is about performing in the creative industries in a clearly defined range of contexts.


Entry requirements: Nil



A total of ten units is required: three core units and seven elective units of which:

Elective units must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid vocational outcome.


Core units

BSBWOR203 Work effectively with others

CUAIND201 Develop and apply creative arts industry knowledge

CUAWHS302 Apply work health and safety practices


Elective units

Group A

BSBCUS201 Deliver a service to customers

BSBCRT101 Apply critical thinking techniques

BSBCRT301 Develop and extend critical and creative thinking skills

BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity

BSBDES201 Follow a design process

BSBDES202 Evaluate the nature of design in a specific industry context

BSBWOR202 Organise and complete daily work activities

BSBWOR204 Use business technology

CPCCCA2002B* Use carpentry tools and equipment

CPCCCA2011A* Handle carpentry materials

CPCCCM2010B* Work safely at heights

CPCCCM3001C* Operate elevated work platforms

CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry

CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

CPCCVE1011A Undertake a basic construction project

CUAFOH201 Undertake routine front of house duties

CUAFOH202 Usher patrons

CUALGT201 Develop basic lighting skills and knowledge

CUAMPF101 Develop skills to play or sing music

CUAMPF102 Develop ensemble skills to perform simple musical parts

CUAPRP201 Develop basic prop construction skills

CUASCE201 Develop basic scenic art skills

CUASCE203 Repair, maintain and alter scenic art

CUASET201 Develop basic skills in set construction

CUASOU201 Develop basic audio skills and knowledge

CUASOU204 Mix sound in a broadcasting environment

CUASTA201 Develop basic staging skills

CUASTA202 Assist with bump in and bump out of shows

CUAVSS201 Develop basic vision system skills

CUASCE202 Prepare and prime scenic art cloths

CUASOU202 Perform basic sound editing

CUASOU203 Assist with sound recordings

CUAACD101 Use basic drawing techniques

CUAACD201 Develop drawing skills to communicate ideas

ICTTEN202 Use hand and power tools

LMTCL2001B Use a sewing machine

LMTCL2003B Identify fibres and fabrics

LMTCL2011B Draw and interpret a basic sketch

MEM05012C Perform routine manual metal arc welding

SIRXSLS002A Advise on products and services

SITTTSL201 Operate an online information system

SITXCCS201 Provide visitor information

SITXCOM201 Show social and cultural sensitivity

SITXFIN201 Process financial transactions

SITXFSA101 Use hygienic practices for food safety

Group B

BSBCMM201 Communicate in the workplace

BSBFIA301 Maintain financial records

BSBINN201 Contribute to workplace innovation

BSBINM201 Process and maintain workplace information

BSBITU201 Produce simple word processed documents

BSBITU202 Create and use spreadsheets

BSBLED101 Plan skills development

BSBSUS201 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

CUAAIR201 Develop techniques for presenting information on air

CUAPOS201 Perform basic vision and sound editing

BSBLIB303 Provide multimedia support

CUACAM201 Assist in a basic camera shoot

CUADIG201 Maintain interactive content

CUARES201 Collect and organise content for broadcast or publication

CUADIG202 Develop digital imaging skills

HLTAID002 Provide basic emergency life support

ICTICT203 Operate application software packages

ICTICT204 Operate a digital media technology package

ICTWEB201 Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement

LMTCL1001B Produce a simple garment

LMTML1001A Make a simple head piece

ICPDMT296 Create and test an interactive CD-ROM/DVD

*Indicates prerequisite units.