CPE - CREDENTIALS AND DESIGNATIONS

STAGE: 1- CPM PROGRAM

Certified Practicing Musician Program (CPM) relates to high levels of music study:


  • Demonstrated research (any area of Musicology) – CPE specialist pathway
  • Teaching practice – pathway for Director Series
  • Professional Performance – pathway for the Master Performer Series
  • Music industry – CPE specialist Pathway
  • Music education programs – pathway for Director Series
  • Music Therapy / Expressive Arts Therapy – pathway for Director Series
  • Other areas


Each Level requires that candidates present an evidence-based paper (dissertation) and a video presentation of demonstrated practice skills.
 
Upon acceptance of entry candidates are granted an Associate level CPM registration. Holders of high level qualifications may be accorded a higher CPE entry designation.


Level 1

  • Pre-requisite: ACPM
  • Open to all levels of performing musicians, music teachers, music therapists,, musicologists etc. 


Requirements: 

  • Dissertation in the field of interest in addition to practicum where applicable
  • Designation granted upon attainment of Level 1:  Certified Practicing Musician (CPM)


  • Granted full registration into the Certified Practicing Musician Program
  • Able to examine own students
  • Eligible to become an Affiliate


Level 2

  • Pre-requisite: CPM Level 1

                                                    
Requirements: 

  • A new dissertation in the field of interest in addition to practicum where applicable
  • Examiner in Music Performance, Music Therapy, or Musicology 


Level 3

  • ​Pre-requisite: CPM Level 2


Requirements: 

A new dissertation in the field of interest in addition to practicum where applicable


Level 4

  • Pre-requisite: Level 3


Requirements: 
A new dissertation in the field of interest in addition to practicum where applicable

Level 5

  • Pre-requisite: Level 4


Requirements: 
A new dissertation in the chosen field in addition to practicum where applicable 

Level 6
Pre-requisite: Level 5 

Requirements: 
A new dissertation in the chosen field in addition to practicum where applicable 

Level 7 –

  • Pre-requisites:
  • Level 6 plus Adjudicator in Music Performance, Music Therapy, or Musicology (see Director Series - Syllabus Outline


Requirements: 

  • A reflective dissertation in the chosen field in addition to practicum where applicable
  • Designation granted upon attainment of Level 7:  FCPM
  • Fellow of the Certified Practicing Musician Program       

CPM PROGRAM

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