Teacher Training (ISTD & RAD)
The Diploma of Dance Education offered to those 17 years or older, who have already achieved their intermediate examination in their desired subject, the opportunity to complete their training and become a fully qualified and accredited ISTD dance teacher. This is all achievable within a three-year programme of study at a range of Approved Dance Centres (ADCs) throughout the EU.
This can be done in Classical Ballet, Modern and Tap.
The DDE qualification is divided into five units, as shown below.
Unit 1 Planning Techniques and Evaluation of Dance
Unit 2 Dance Teaching Practice
Unit 3 Lifespan Development and Learning in Dance
Unit 4 Dance Practice and the Relationship between
Music and Dance in a Chosen Dance Genre
Unit 5 Contextual Study of Dance