Any school may be registered as an examination centre.  Principals or designated staff may arrange examinations to be conducted for internal / external candidates.

Commercially operated music schools under registered teachers (CPM) may also conduct examinations both internally and externally in their studios or by hiring a suitable venue (e.g., for larger numbers or for higher level public performance examinations).


  • Copy of current CV plus copies of education certificates/degrees verifiable Referees 

  • Music subjects taught including Music Therapy, if applicable

  • Your Syllabus / Curriculum and a brief explanation of the methodology utilised

  • WWCC / NCC (compliance checks)

  • ABN and insurance (Certificate of Currency) if in public practice/own school

  • Child Safe Policy

  • Initial registration conferred: Associate status (ACPM)

  • Full Registration is conferred upon completion of Level 1 of the CPM Program
    ​(holders of high level qualifications may be accorded a higher CPE entry designation).​