These qualifications are Trinity’s most advanced performance awards, follow on from the Grade and Certificate exams, taking musicians up to a professional standard of performance and musical understanding. Trinity offers Recital Diplomas for classical and jazz musicians and Pro-Music Diplomas for session musicians with a focus on professional practice.

Diploma qualifications examine instrumental and vocal teaching to individuals and groups. They cover both theory and practice, and include observation of your teaching. The highest-level FTCL Diploma is based around your original research into music education and is assessed by fellow music professionals.