The Academy supports the ISTD in the delivery of its primary purpose to educate the public in the art of dancing by offering a range of initial and higher teaching qualifications. ISTD Academy has been created to ensure ISTD has a separation from the regulatory requirements as an Awarding Organization and the delivery of qualifications.
The Academy seeks to be a leading example of good practice; showing the ability to innovate and explore new methodologies and courses, demonstrate outstanding delivery to support a diverse range of teachers to thrive and progress in an environment that is creative and forward thinking.
The Academy aims to support and guide teachers on their journey offering online options with mentoring support that is affordable and achievable to progress into chosen career routes.
The ISTD Academy is launching with the ISTD Level 6 Diploma in Dance Pedagogy, a higher-level teaching qualification for experienced dance teachers. For more information about the course and its content, click the button below.
In the future, a range of initial and higher teaching qualification courses will be offered that will be intensive, online-focused and lead to examinations where relevant.
The Level 6 Diploma in Dance Pedagogy is available to UK, European and International dance teachers to progress their dance teaching career.