hit ENTER TO SEARCH
Examinations

Examinations

We are one of the leading dance examination boards in the UK and worldwide. We conduct 120,000 examinations globally each year and offer a wide spectrum of vocational, recreational, and social dance exams to children, students, amateurs and professionals.

Discover

Our Examinations Structure

Our clearly defined examination structure caters for all types of learners, whether they wish to progress to making dance their profession or those pursuing dance purely as a leisure activity, all whilst taking place in the context of safe dance practice.

Learn More
Examinations

UK Examinations

Learn more about our examinations in the United Kingdom

Learn More
Examinations

International Exams

Discover the latest on our international examinations

Learn More
Examinations
Syllabus Outlines

Our syllabi are created by international renowned teachers and dancers and are used to train dancers. Teachers are encouraged to keep up-to-date with the latest syllabi. This can be done through our many courses, summer schools and congresses as well as our syllabus products – books, DVDs, CDs and syllabus outlines.

Discover

Quality Assurance

Learning with the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing means you are being trained professionally and safely. Whether you require support on your examination outcomes, certification issuing or need assistance on how to raise a complaint or with a particular quality assurance policy.

Learn More
teSTIMONIAL

"I did Ballet and Tap exams with the ISTD and loved them because they were equally about technique, musicality and performance."

Examinations
LOG IN TO QUEST