Australia’s # 1 School of Stand up Comedy with locations in SYD, VIC and ACT now offers Super Early Saver Prices across the country! The earlier you book, the more U save!

Courses start at $299.99-$499.99

Welcome to Australia’s  # 1 school of stand up comedy. Since 2008, we’ve trained more men and women to be stand up comics, then all the other stand up schools combined. We’re the school, the others schools, gets their idea’s from and that’s because, we don’t just run a school, we also own and operate comedy clubs in Sydney plus themed shows across the country. With locations in VIC/SYD/ACT, this course was designed to take you step by step into the mind and world of the stand up comic.  Where our schools differ from other schools is, we just don’t prepare you for your local area only, our curriculum prepares you for Local, National and International performances. The art of user friendly performances differ in Australia, USA, The UK and even Asia.


Our Graduates have performed on Australia’s Got Talent, been finalist in the Melbourne Raw Competitions, have taken 1st place in over 20 local and national comedy competitions, have headlined and /or performed at the Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney and Perth Festivals and so on and so on. Heck, we’ve even trained one of  TV’s Housewives of Melbourne!

Due to popular demand across the country plus running comedy shows and rooms in Sydney, we’ve had to reduce our course frequency in 2018. Courses now offered only twice a year in VIC/ACT and 3 times a year ( 3 X 5 week Courses  ) in Sydney.

NEW for 2018: Lot’s and Lot’s of New Stuff, including longer and larger classes, more industry info, real time student video filming, more stage practice time and instructors! Keep reading! 

Our Full 5 Week  Professional Industry (15 hrs)  Sydney Course or our 5 Day (15hr) Professional Industry Course in  ACT/ Melb /  courses will cover and include:

  • Where and How to find and write great material
  • Step by step joke writing techniques
  • Fine tuning and sharpening your performance skills, Comedy Pitfalls & Traps.
  • Proper mic etiquette and pointers to make sure you’re always heard clearly
  • Time saving tips on what to look-out for and avoid.
  • Educational vintage and current DVD footage of Comedians and classic stand up routines
  • Improv vs Stand up. Pros & Cons and exercises to help master them both
  • Finding Your On Stage Persona, Stand up Tips and insider secrets, List of Comic Venues in Syd / Vic / Canberra to perfect your trade.
  • Understanding the different Comedic Styles and where u will fit in
  • What is an assembly line comic?
  • What are the  several types of comedic performers?
  • Footage of former graduates in action across Australia
  • Optional graduation performance
  • Getting past your stage fear
  • Bombing on stage and why it’s good
  • Our 5 plus 3 program ( 5 weeks/Days classroom Training and 2/3 live work experience gigs for graduates)
  • 5 different stand up comedy shows to perfect your comedic styles (BonkerZ, BOGOF Tuesdays and $10 Dollar Comedy Clubs -Sydney, Adelaide & Perth Fringe 2018, Themed shows across the country i.e 20 Comics in 60 mins, 10 Comics for $10 bucks, Battle of the Comic sexes etc etc
  • Now you can select A Certificate of Completion (if U only want to learn the theory) or a Graduation Certificate (If u want to perform live with work experience)Choose your Grad Package Here
  • Optional Professional Graduation Performance DVD
  • FREE  VIC/SYD/ACT Open Mic Clubs and Competition booking Info
  • FREE  refreshments (Tea and Coffee) SYD/VIC/ACT
  • NEW for 2018 – We’ve added 2 1/2 hrs more to each course! Now over 15hrs (Longest in the country)
  • New for 2018 – More instructors from USA, NZ, Aus and The UK (Male and Female over 35 Total years of experience- Only 1 School offers this)
  • New for 2018 – In class filming and playback each day, to help improve and sharpen your skills instantly. (The first and only school to offer this)
  • New for 2017 – New locations in Canberra
  • New for 2018 – Super Early Saver Prices! Book early and save!
  • NEW for 2017 – Larger Classes and More instructors
  • New for 2017- The CLC “It helps improve your memory”

Our New 1-day Intro to Stand up Comedy Course ( Sydney)  includes:

  • A quick insight into Stand up Comedy
  • Quick writing tips to get you started
  • Proper mic etiquette and pointers to make sure you’re always heard clearly
  • Bombing on stage and why its good
  • Understanding the different Comedic Styles and where u will fit in
  • What is an assembly line comic?
  • What are the  several types of comedic performers?
  • $50 credit towards our complete course in Syd.
  • Free refreshments (Tea and Coffee)
  • Certificate of Completion

But wait, there’s more ! Each student that completes the 5 Day or 5 Week complete course, now has the option of receiving just a certificate of completion or to perform live (several times), in front of a paying audience. This performance will be taped and professionally edited into a DVD. This DVD can be used for promotional purposes to kick start your new or present career ! (Excludes Intro to stand up course) Click to see Grad Package

Hey, learning stand up can be funny, and fun but please be aware, the instructors take this industry very seriously, there will be homework, daily practice tips for home, several performances of your routine in class and a final exam plus live performances at graduation. Please check to see if this course won’t conflict with your current work or school schedule and Commitments. If it does, we recommend not booking at this time. Best to wait till you have the time. If buying this course as a gift, please check to see if the person will have time needed to take this course.


Sydney Star Bar Location ( The Next 1 day Crash course)  Intro to Stand up Course: May 26th, 2018 1pm-5pm


Sydney Star Bar Location – 5 Week Complete Industry Course  Super Early Seats Start at $299.99(60 days prior): June 2nd-30th, 2018  (1pm- 4pm Saturdays)


Sydney  Graduation Ceremonies –   July 1st, 2018 – Live Club Gigs start July 6th, 2018


Canberra   The Capital Executive Apartment Hotel Business Centre. Braddon– July  29th- Aug 2nd, 2018 / $299.99 – $399.99   5 Day Complete Course:


Melbourne– New Super Early Saver Deal! Starting at $299.99   5 Day Complete Course: PLATINUM APARTMENTS Business Centre   Aug 12th- 16th, 2018 with huge Graduation show on Aug 16th @ Cafe Bella. Booking now, limited seats remaining.


The Australian school of stand up comedy course runs in Sydney for 1 day Intro Course (Sat 1pm – 5pm)  or 5 Week Industry Course (Saturdays 1pm only)
Our Melbourne  /  Canberra schools offer a 5 day complete Industry course (6:30-9:45pm Sun – Thur).

(Gift vouchers for all courses / all cities available HERE)

Cost: All 2018 prices

Sydney 1 day course is $224.99

New  for 2018: Bring a Friend Discounts

Book Now –  Sydney 1 day Course

Sydney 5 Week Course Prices Start at: $299.99

Instant Visa/Mastercard/Paypal required to receive $299.99 Special price.  No EFT or bank deposits

Medium Early Deal$399.99 after April 1st – 30th

Regular Price$499.00 after May 1st-June 1st

Book Now – Sydney  5 Week (June 2nd – 30th) Course

Canberra 5 Day Course

Instant Visa/Mastercard/Paypal required to receive discount price. No EFT

 $299.99 – $399.99

New  for 2018: Longer and Larger Courses, More instructors plus more!

Incls Tea and  Coffee

Book Now – Canberra 5 Day Course

Melbourne  5 Day Course

Super Early Saver Deal– Starting at $299.99 till June 30th

Instant Visa/Mastercard/Paypal required to receive discounted price.No EFT or bank deposits

Medium Early Deal$399.99 after July 1st – 30th

Regular Price$499.00 after Aug  1st- 10th

New  for 2018: Longer and Larger Courses, More National and International instructors plus more!

Incls Tea and Coffee

Book Now – Melbourne 5 day Course

Book and pay early with our New Super Early Saver Seats (min 2 months prior) and receive savings of up to $200 of our regular seat price!

All courses include our 5 plus 3 program (3 – Gigs work experience + 5  Days Classroom

Option of a professional DVD of your first performance.

and all students receive  FREE  Comp Teas and Coffee


VIC / Canberra

5 days, plus live work experience gigs.

Note: Once booked, ALL Regular (Full) priced seats are Transferable to the next up and coming class. Note: You must attend and be on time for all classes to eligible for graduation certificate and work experience.

NOTE:Intro to stand up  comedy 1  day course does not include DVD or work experience.
Note. If you want to check out our graduates plus other guest comics performing live and talk to the instructors, be at the next graduation ceremony “Check our bookings page for next Sydney/Melbourne/Canberra graduation dates”. Admission $25.00 (on line price) or $30 at the door (open to the public but book early, Friends and Family fill the room up fast). “See new up and coming comics and loads of seasoned pro’s special guest”.

Course Locations:

Sydney – Star Bar Comedy Theatre 600 George Street

Melbourne – PLATINUM APARTMENTS Business Centre  45 Clarke St, Southbank VIC 3006 | Australia

Canberra – The Griffiths Centre, G/07/20 Genge Street.

Phone 02 9547-2578 if u have questions about our courses or locations

Australia’s School of Stand Up Comedy Complete Course will show you:

  • The 11 steps of writing funny material
  • Step by step joke writing techniques.
  • How to polish your performance (7 industry secrets)
  • Avoiding the 5 major comedy pitfalls / traps
  • How to develop and market your own stage persona
  • What are the 7 types of comedic styles?
  • Bombing and why it’s good for comics
  • The 4 types of performers (which are you?)
  • Educational vintage and current DVD footage of Comedians and classic stand up routines
  • Comedy tips and pointers to get your foot in door and keep it there!
  • List and supply contact details of All Sydney/Melbourne/Adelaide/ Brisbane/ Perth Comedy Club
  • Venues to practice and perfect your new or (old for some) trade.
  • DVD Footage of Former Graduates in Action across Australia!.
  • Instructions and tips from some of Sydneys/, Melbournes, Brisbanes Canberra and Adelaide’s hottest award winning comics!
  • Student Filming of your class performance and played back each day for study and on the spot improvement tips.

Got questions about the school or courses? Click Here for the FAQ

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To Book Graduation Ceremony Tickets – Click Here