What is NCAT Create?

NCAT Create is a unique course designed to unlock your creative skills through drawing, digital imaging, art studio practices and new media. As a hands-on course, it is suitable for any level of proficiency.

NCAT’s trainers are all practicing creative professionals. Through practical workshops and mentoring, they will provide advice and support to encourage you as a developing artist.

NCAT CREATE Delivered by the creative professionals at NCAT FOLIO PREPARATION

NCAT Create is conceived for:
   Adults looking to explore and expand their creative skills for a possible career change
   Adults who want to explore their creative potential
   Artists, designers and craftspeople who want to update or extend their current creative skills
   Adults who feel left behind by the digital revolution
   Adults who cannot currently afford the time to study full-time

NCAT Create enables you to:
   Explore techniques & develop skills in a variety of art-forms
   Build your ability to promote & publicise using new & social media
   Discover how to draw through tutored Life Drawing sessions
   Gain proficiency in the use of the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop and Illustrator)
   Understand the impact copyright & OHS has on your creative work
   Develop your digital imaging skills
   Learn how to store & archive your finished artwork
   Begin planning a career in the creative arts industry
   Network with like-minded creatives

NCAT Create: The Fine Print:
•   Family friendly hours (9.30am – 3.00pm)
   2 days contact per week (Thursday – Friday) with an additional day of           optional open studio access
   No tuition Fees. As a fully funded state government training program, we charge no tuition fees. This makes the course ideal for those with existing qualifications for whom other certificate & diploma courses require full fees.
   Access to professional art studio, life drawing studio, two Apple mac computer labs, class sets of Ipads, Wacom tablets, DSLRs, photographic studio & workshop spaces, all in a creative adult learning environment.
   Incorporating both CUA31115 Certificate III in Visual Arts and VCAL Senior        Extension - Folio Enhancement certificates 

NCAT is a Registered Training Organisation. All trainers are qualified to deliver this qualification. 
RTO 6736

Click on the application form on the right to Download, fill in the form and post to:

Tracy Paterson
NCAT Create,
62 Murray Road, Preston, Victoria, 3072
Complete online electronic application form at:

For further information or to arrange to meet with program staff, contact: 
Tracy Paterson, NCAT Create Program Manager, by phone or email:

03 9478 1333

Northern College of the Arts & Technology,
62 Murray Road, 
Preston, Victoria, 3072