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
West End to Leeds — Musical Theatre Masterclasses
Do you love Musical Theatre? Have we got a treat for you!Back by popular demand, this August we have two exciting masterclasses coming up in Leeds, taught by professional West End dancers and choreographers, Joel Cooper and Mark Hindle.The masterclasses are inspired by…Read More
June offer — Register for Dance Days 2020 at this year's prices
To celebrate the upcoming 90th anniversary of bbodance, we're offering all students the chance to register for our biggest event of the year, Dance Days 2020, at the same price as this year's event.To take advantage of this offer, please…Read More
Coming soon — livestream CPD
As part of our constant work to improve access to bbodance courses and events , we will be offering Continuing Professional Development (CPD) sessions via livestream.We will continue to offer studio-based CPD sessions as before; however, at the same time, you will be able to…Read More