Registration is open: CPD @ Scholars Weekend '19
Teachers, the full CPD course offering for this year's Scholars Weekend is below. Scholars Weekend '19 is our last big event of the year and hosts the largest number of simultaneous CPD sessions. To celebrate our 90th anniversary, we're making two of…Read More
Exciting news: Patron Brandon Lawrence is teaching at Scholars Weekend '19!
As promised, we can now let you know the first of the two bbodance Patrons who will teach at Scholars Weekend '19 — Birmingham Royal Ballet Principal, Brandon Lawrence!A former bbodance Scholar and pupil of Nydza School of Dance in Bradford, Brandon…Read More
Welcome to bbodance90!
We're delighted to let you know that 1 September was the official start of our 90th anniversary year.This year marks a special anniversary on our journey to provide excellence in dance training at all levels, inspire all lovers of dance, and share…Read More
Congratulations 2019 Graduates!
On Friday 12 July, we were delighted to award well-deserved diplomas to our latest class of dance teaching students.This year's students graduated from Levels 4, 5, 6, and 6 Extended of our comprehensive Dance Teaching Qualifications (TQ) programme. The intensive part-time courses are designed to equip our graduates with…Read More
"As a dance teacher myself, I found the content of the course to be very comprehensive and valuable" — TQ student story
Becoming a dance teacher is an important decision. If you're considering it, it might be helpful to find out what our students think. Could one of our courses help you reach your goals?Here's a brief Q&A with alumna Kate Vandivier.Why did you choose the…Read More
Apply to become a qualified dance teacher
We're currently accepting applications for our courses to become a qualified dance teacher — if you'd like to join our cohort, you could start as early as September.Our Dance Teaching Qualifications (TQ) courses are certified by the British Government; they focus on…Read More
bbodance Patrons to teach at Scholars Weekend '19!
Exciting news! To celebrate the start of our 90th anniversary year, two bbodance Patrons will teach at Scholars Weekend '19. Scholars Weekend is our biggest autumn event for students and teachers and is held during October half-term in Birmingham. Students take…Read More
CPD Audit 2018-19
The 2018-19 CPD year ended on 30 June. By this time you should have completed 18 hours of CPD (in the case of Registered Teachers) or 6 hours (in the case of Associate Members).The Audit for this CPD year will take place in…Read More
Scholars registration is now open!
Congratulations to all bbodance Scholars! Whether you've qualified to remain in the Scheme from last year or have just been accepted after a successful audition, you can now register for the 2019-2020 bbodance Scholars Scheme.Focusing on Ballet or Jazz, the intensive programme consists of monthly…Read More
"The course caters for so many different teaching pathways, from syllabus to further education and everything in between" — TQ student story
Becoming a dance teacher is an important decision. If you're considering it, it might be helpful to find out what our students think. Could one of our courses help you reach your goals?Here's a brief Q&A with alumna Maria Hardcastle.How long have you known…Read More