AKKS has five locations in Norway. In Bergen, AKKS is primarily located in the culture center, USF Verftet. The core activities are teaching, recruiting and developing young musicians, and the main goal is to have a gender-balanced environment in all parts of the music business.
AKKS is a membership-based organization, and a youth memberships are for people under 26 years old the year they are signing up. A youth membership costs 50 kr, and it gives the same benefits as the regular membership (150 kr). The courses and rehearsal rooms are also open for non-members.