Eligibility Requirements

The Muse X™ certification eligibility requirements are as follows:

  1. Membership in good standing in a labor union / trade union of performing artists (including, but not limited to, SAG-AFTRA, AEA, AGMA, AGVA, or AFM).
  2. At least one year of paid work experience as a performing artist.
  3. Successful completion (grade of “C” / 75% or better in each course) of:
    • 5 clock hours of instruction in basic business law / contract law.
    • 3 clock hours of instruction in interviewing.
    • 3 clock hours of instruction in diversity, equity, and inclusion or in cultural competency.
    • 3 clock hours of instruction in conflict resolution.
    • 3 clock hours of instruction in ethics.
    • 3 clock hours of instruction in negotiation.
    • 3 clock hours of instruction in communication.
    • 1 clock hour of instruction in effective time management.
    • 1 clock hour of instruction in workplace harassment.
  4. Commitment to the Muse XCode of Professionalism.