bbodance offers dance teacher training from Level 4 to 6, for UK as well as international students.

Which course is best for you?

If you have... 

you can apply for...

  • GCSE (or equivalent) in English (C/5)
  • Intermediate or Grade 6 in Dance in any genre (or equivalent; i.e., a Level 3 Dance qualification)
  • and if you're 16+ years old
 Level 4 

as above ↑ + a Level 4 Teaching Qualification
from any recognised awarding organisation

 Level 5 

as above ↑ + a Level 5 Teaching Qualification
from any recognised awarding organisation (Please note that GCSE (or equivalent) in Maths (C/5) will be required when you apply for Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills (QTLS) after completing the course.)

 Level 6 

as above ↑ + successfully completed the first 2 years of a university degree in Dance or a related subject (e.g., Musical Theatre, Performance Studies, Sports Studies, etc.)

 Level 4-6 Graduate Pathway 

If you’ve found your course, fill in the application form below. It takes around 30 minutes. 


If you've already taken dance courses with other organisations, please refer to our Recognition of Prior Learning policy.

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Download the current instalment plans for on-site and online courses. Funding may also be available via Dance Professionals Fund, Dancers’ Career Development, and Equity Charitable Trust.  

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