BTEC in Performing Arts
Preparing learners for their future is what you do best. With a BTEC in Performing Arts, they'll gain valuable hands-on experience which can take them straight into a career in the industry. To help them on their journey, we'll ensure that you have all the support, guidance and training you need.
Alongside BTEC courses in Performing Arts, we also offer Art and Design, Music and Creative Media. Take a look at our Creatives Pathways page to see more information on the progression pathways available.
Why teach BTEC Performing Arts?
For students with their sights set on a career in the performance industry, a BTEC in Performing Arts is a great choice. The practice-based courses aim to provide students with the relevant skills and knowledge that employers value, as well as the confidence to progress into a fulfilling, exciting career in a creative industry.
Learn and be inspired
Take a look at the round-up from our BTEC Performing Arts Sharing Best Practice Conference 2018.
Bringing together a wealth of knowledge and experience for the first time, teachers from across the country came together to share best practice, learn more about the courses on offer and gather ideas and inspiration.
A pathway with BTEC Performing Arts
If you're considering offering BTEC Performing Arts qualifications for your students, take a look at our handy table for a summary of the qualifications. It shows how you can provide your students with a progression pathway from Level 1 up to Level 5.
BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Performing and Production Arts Industry Skills
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Student Success with BTEC Performing Arts
Find out how Joel Harper-Jackson, former BTEC Music and Performing Arts student and star of UK tour of Kinky Boots, used his BTEC in his career.