Skill set details

CUASS00017 - Acting Performance Skill Set (Release 1)


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DeletedDeleted from CUA Creative Arts and Culture Training Package15/Apr/2021

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1 (this release) 21/Nov/2013

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Modification History



Release 1

This skill set first released with CUA Live Performance and Entertainment Training Package Version 1.0.


This skill set is for people responsible for performing in acting roles in performances.

Pathways Information

The units provide credit towards CUA30113 Certificate III in Dance, CUA30213 Certificate III in Community Dance, Theatre and Events, CUA30413 Certificate III in Live Production and Services, CUA40113 Certificate IV in Dance, CUA40213 Certificate IV in Community Culture, CUA40413 Certificate IV in Live Production and Technical Services, CUA40513 Certificate IV in Musical Theatre, CUA50113 Diploma of Dance (Elite Performance), CUA50213 Diploma of Musical Theatre and other qualifications that allow for selection of these units.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this skill set at the time of publication.

Skill Set Requirements

CUAACT301 Develop basic acting skills

CUAACT401 Use a range of acting techniques in performance

CUAPRF304 Develop audition techniques

CUFIND401A Provide services on a freelance basis

CUSMPF402A Develop and maintain stagecraft skills

CUSOHS301A Follow occupational health and safety procedures

Target Group

Not applicable.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

These units of competency from CUA Live Performance and Entertainment Training Package, CUF07 Screen and Media and CUS09 Music Training Packages meet industry requirements for providing individuals with training in acting.