Applications are now open for the Women In Music: Empowerment and Employability virtual short course.

This course is designed for anyone identifying as female who wishes to enhance their knowledge, network and toolkit with the aim of being employed in the music industry in any capacity.  

This course will be hosted by industry experts and AMS lecturers Susanna Klayman and AmyBeth Beel. 

As the music industry is complex, diverse and multi-dimensional it can be difficult to know what path to choose or even what path is right for you. 

If you want to be involved in the music industry, then this course will help you identify and begin to develop the skills you need to effectively compete in the music job market.  

Taught by industry professionals, the course explores the different career opportunities in the music industry which are of interest to you. 

Together, we match these opportunities to your current skills and qualities in whatever areas interest you most.

We spend time creating your music CV and discuss how to perfect your interview technique. We explore what it’s like to be employed in the music industry. You will also take an in-depth look at various music management roles and create your own artist development plan.  

Our course is SQA accredited. On successful completion, you’ll also receive a SQA Employability Award and a SQA certificate in “Music Management”.  

What are you waiting for? As this is a FREE course, spaces are very limited, so don’t wait around and miss out.

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You Will Learn
  • How to build your music CV
  • To develop your interview techniques
  • An understanding of artist management roles
  • How to build artist development plans
  • Preparing for Employment 
  • Building Own Employability Skills 
  • Responsibilities of Employment 
  • Dealing with Work Situations 
  • Music: Management in the Music Industry
Course Details


  • Taught over 2 weekends
  • Classes on both Saturday and Sunday
    • Starts Saturday 15th January
    • Ends Sunday 23rd January
    • Due to the high demand, the 1 to 1 sessions will be on Saturday 29th January.
  • All classes take place online via Microsoft Teams 
  • Classes will take place 10am-4pm on each course day

*class times may be subject to change


To complete this course and receive your qualification, you must attend all classes.

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This short course is the first step in your musical career, and  there are many routes you can go down to further develop your skills.

After completing this short course, you could enrol in Fife College’s full-time Creative Courses. Learn more them here.

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  • Level: Beginner / Intermediate (must be aged 14 or over)
  • Length: 2 weekend (Saturday & Sunday classes)
  • Fees: Free To Scottish Residents
  • Study Locations: Online

Audition & Interview

How To Apply

Apply to attend a course via the link below.