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Our wide range of benefits include:

A global community of more than 7,500 fellow members

Examination syllabi with the latest techniques relevant to the needs of today’s students and teachers

A unique resource of industry knowledge and support in multiple genres of dance

The best advice in dance education and training with multiple opportunities for courses, teacher training and qualifications

DANCE, our indispensable and stylish quarterly magazine

DANCE EXTRA, an invaluable listing of all ISTD course and examination dates

Worldwide promotion on www.dance-teachers.org, our website dedicated to promoting ISTD teachers across the globe

A wealth of useful information on the ISTD flagship website www.istd.org and Faculty mini-sites

A vast range of publications, CDs and DVDs and merchandise in the ISTD Shop, to purchase online, in person or over the phone

Networking opportunities at a variety of events, congresses and courses throughout the year with reduced attendance rates for members

Reduced rates at ISTD2 Dance Studios situated in central London

Discounts on advertising in DANCE and a discounted rate for additional subscriptions

Access to a comprehensive research library with more than 4,000 volumes

Expert advice and reduced rates for insurance with Gallagher Heath. Discounted theatre tickets through TicketSwitch. Discount for ISTD members on DancersPro.

Exclusive use of the ISTD logo on your dance school website