Registered Teacher is our flagship membership level. It's the only pathway to entering candidates for Examinations in bbodance syllabi.


Eligibility Criteria and Application Requirements

  • Minimum Level 5 Dance Teaching Qualification or documented equivalent (any genre)
  • Enhanced DBS Certificate (valid for 3 years from date of issue)
  • Safeguarding training (renewable every 5 years)
  • Certificated First Aid Training (renewable every 3 years)
  • Up-to-date CV (with Professional References)
  • Achievement of Grade 6 / Intermediate Foundation (or equivalent) in any genre
  • Compliance with bbodance and CDMT Professional Codes of Conduct
  • Must complete 18 hours (3 days) of Syllabus CPD by the end of their first membership period (31st August)
  • Must complete 18 hours (3 days) of CPD annually

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

Annual fee: £165. The membership year runs from 1 September. You can join at any time during the year, and the membership fee will be adjusted accordingly.

Please note: You do not need to evidence any Teaching Qualification if you're already a bbodance Registered Teacher. However, we expect all members to have current Safeguarding training and a current Enhanced DBS check. 

Once you become a bbodance Registered Teacher we require that you complete 18 hours of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) each year and comply with the CDMT and bbodance Professional Codes of Conduct.

To become a bbodance Registered Teacher, 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 a Level 5 Teaching Qualification (or equivalent)
  • Evidence of a current Enhanced DBS (renewable every 3 years)
  • Evidence of current Safeguarding Training (renewable every 3 years)

A member of our team will be able to advise on dates of upcoming syllabus training; alternatively, please visit our CPD page.

Download the Terms & Conditions.