Artist Development & Business

Are you a singer, rapper or other musician looking to develop as a performing artist?

At SoundSkool you will develop your performance, songwriting, composition, production, music theory and keyboard skills while working with other students to create a recorded portfolio.

To reach your potential as a musician you need guidance from industry experts. You will benefit from the knowledge of SoundSkool’s tutors who are professional singers, rappers, session musicians, producers and composers.

During the course, you will have regular opportunities to perform at our showcases and open mic events, as well as attend industry master classes hosted by leading figures in the music scene.

Course Information- Level 1

What Qualifications will I achieve?

  • Level 1 RSL (Rock School)- Extended certificate
  • GCSE or Functional Skills in English and Maths if you have not achieved grade 4 or above.
  • Two weeks of work experience

Qualification Entry Criteria- Level 1
No formal qualifications needed, just a passion for music.


Course Information- Level 2

What Qualifications will I achieve?

  • Level 2 RSL (Rock School)- Extended certificate
  • GCSE or Functional Skills in English and Maths if you have not achieved grade 4.
  • Two weeks of work experience

Qualification Entry Criteria- Level 1
Completed and passed a Level 1 qualification or 5 GCSEs at Grade 1 to 3.

Age Entry Criteria Levels 1&2
You must be a minimum age of 16 or maximum age of 18 on 1st September 2017.

Key Dates- Level 1&2
Start: September 2017
Complete: July 2018
Commitment: 3-4 days per week depending on GCSE English & Maths qualification achieved.