We are taking this step towards accredited circus education to help us consolidate our progression route through our classes and to assist us in ensuring that we are equipping our young circus artists with the skills they need should the wish to pursue a career within the Arts industry.
The awarding body for this qualification is Pearson Edexcel.
BTEC Level 2 First Award in Performing Arts and Circus
120 Guided Learning Hours (Actual 167 hours)
There are three units within this course:Unit 1: Individual Showcase
We are proposing the following weekly term time hours for the course:
There shall also be non-term time training hours that take place during each half term, excluding the Christmas Holidays. The days run 10am-5pm.
Proposed dates are as follows:
(These are proposed dates and may change as details of the course are finalised)
These are set hours for the course to ensure that all training, material and assessments are covered. However, as always, we shall endeavour to seek further performance and training opportunities for the group to enhance their learning and experience.
The total fee for this course will be £1450. This fee includes fees from the exam board and teaching fees.
On Saturday 8th June, 5pm at Mill Lane we have an open evening where you can come and ask any questions that you may have about this course.
For all questions and queries regarding the Circus Central BTEC programme, please contact:Claire Harvey