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Silver Arts Award

Silver Arts Award: Level 2 Award in the Arts – Qualification number: 500/9914/0

60 guided learning hours + 35 independent learning hours = 95 hours total qualification time (TQT)

Silver Arts Award is a Level 2 qualification on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) and is designed for ages 14 and above, but is open to young people aged 11 to 25.

To achieve a Silver Arts Award, young people collect evidence in an individual arts portfolio of their experiences of:

Arts practice and pathways

  • identifying and planning an arts challenge
  • implementing and reviewing their arts challenge
  • reviewing arts events and sharing their views
  • researching future opportunities and careers in the arts

Arts leadership

  • identifying a leadership role and planning the project’s aims
  • planning the practical issues
  • being an effective arts leader
  • working effectively with others
  • reviewing their project and leadership role