Community Music in the Workplace

Course Info

Suited For Organisations working with or training musicians
Musicians or students who would like to learn the basic principles of community music
Youth/Community Workers wishing to include music in their work.
Accreditation Level 2 Credit
Course Duration 2 Days

Course Description

This course offers a basic introduction to community music and role of a community music tutor.
It does not equip trainees to lead workshops in the community.

What will I learn?

Topics covered include:

  • What is community music?
  • Introduction to the role and responsibilities of a community music tutor
  • Basic workshop planning
  • Introduction to teaching skills
  • Continuing to develop your skills


  • Practical exercises
  • Group discussion
  • Small group and individual work
  • One-to-one teaching practice

What Will I Gain?

You will have the opportunity to submit a portfolio of evidence to be awarded a level 2 credit which can count towards further educational qualifications.

You can read further details on accreditation by visiting our Accreditation page.