Associate Membership is designed as a pathway to becoming a bbodance Registered Teacher or for those teachers who are winding down towards retirement. It provides access to bbodance services and activities with the exception of entering candidates for Examinations.

For access to bbodance Examinations please see our Registered Teacher membership level.


Eligibility Criteria and Application Requirements

  • DBS Certificate (valid for 3 years from date of issue)
  • Safeguarding training (renewable every 5 years)
  • Up-to-date CV (with any CPD experiences and Professional References)
  • Compliance with bbodance and CDMT Professional Codes of Conduct
  • Must complete 6 hours (1 day) of CPD annually

NB: DBS checks and Safeguarding Training can be arranged by bbodance for an additional fee.

Annual Fee: £89.00. The membership year runs from 1 September. You can join at any time during the year, and the membership fee will be adjusted accordingly.

Once you become an Associate Member we ask that you complete 6 hours of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) delivered by bbodance each year and comply with the CDMT and bbodance Professional Codes of Conduct. 

To become a bbodance Associate Member, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. the following:

  • An up-to-date CV
  • Evidence of current Safeguarding training
  • Evidence of DBS check

A member of the team will then process your request and let you know the next steps.

Download the Terms & Conditions.