The ISTD offers a myriad of courses for members and non-members to support their professional development. These range from genre specific refresher days to residential summer schools to one day courses focussing on the promotion of safe dance practice and the psychological aspects of talent development.
The Education & Training Department also offer training for Tutors working on the accredited teaching qualifications programme as well as masterclasses for students, dancers, in conjunction with faculties, and training for members of the public to introduce them to the world of dance. For further information, please check the Courses & Training pages of the website.
If you have any questions about these courses please contact Education and Training on:
Tel: +44 (0)20 7377 1577 (ext 831/836)
Fax: +44 (0)20 7247 8309
Sunday 2 Apr | Bursledon Community Centre, Portsmouth Road, Bursledon, Southampton, SO31 8ES
Teachers' course providing guidance to the Alternative Amalgamation Jazz Awards syllabus.
Monday 3 Apr | ISTD2 Dance Studios, 346 Old Street, London, EC1V 9NQ
Tutor training course for experienced DDI/DDE tutors who are delivering the DDE Unit 5.
Thursday 6 Apr | ISTD2 Dance Studios, 346 Old Street, London, EC1V 9NQ
Mandatory training for newly approved tutors who wish to deliver the DDI Unit 2. Experienced tutors are invited to book as a useful refresher.
Sunday 21 May | venue not specified
Teachers' and Student Teachers' syllabus training course. Please note that 'Refresher' courses assume prior knowledge of the work.
Sunday 21 May | Dance Station, Alexandra Park, Fishponds, Bristol BS16 2BG
Teachers' and student teachers' syllabus course looking primarily at the new Bronze/Silver Jazz Awards, with Gold.
Wednesday 31 May | ISTD2 Dance Studios, 346 Old Street, London, EC1V 9NQ
IMPORTANT - PLEASE NOTE Only experienced tutors who have previously attended the full 2-day programme may book as a single-day delegate. If you have not attended Generic Teaching Skills Tutor Training before, then it is required to attend both days in order to become approved to tutor the units.
Friday 2 Jun | Coombeshead Academy, Coombeshead Road, Newton Abbot, TQ12 1PT
Teachers' course providing guidance for those with students who are in the process of transitioning from Intermediate to Advanced 1, with reference to exercises from the grades' syllabi with regards to the technical and artistic requirements. Student teachers are also invited to book.