Studying at the JP Academy
JP Academy offer a BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Performing Arts, this qualification is achieved over two years, this course is fully funded. In addition to this, students have the opportunity to enrol on our Vocational Course, which further develops their dance, acting and singing skills and prepares them for the intensity of the industry.
JP Academy also offers a Gap Year Course, for those students who have completed their BTEC or A Level Course, but are not yet ready to go onto Higher Education. This intensive course is a one-year programme, which will give you the performance skills and self-confidence to be successful when applying for dance college or drama school. The Gap Year Course is for people aged 18 and over, who will benefit, both personally and professionally, from an intensive programme covering skills in all three disciplines: dance, acting and singing.
Students will study dance, acting and singing, and can choose an area of focus in either musical theatre or acting.