Teacher Training with the RAD

The Royal Academy of Dance’s Faculty of Education offers a wide range of education and training opportunities.


Higher Education programmes and RAD Awards Programmes

Take a look at our full list of Higher Education programmes that we have available.
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Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies - CBTS

Our CBTS programme provides the knowledge, understanding and skills required by ballet teachers at the start of their careers.
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BA (Hons) Dance Education

This programme offers a unique opportunity to become part of an international community of learners engaged in the study of dance education and teaching.
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Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

We offer a range of CPD training opportunities to suit dance teachers. These are open to all, however, participation in the scheme is mandatory for RAD teaching members.
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Faculty of Education application deadlines

Programmes Key application dates
Updated 24th Feb. 2020
BA Ballet Education and BA Dance Education (F/T) Still accepting applications via www.ucas.com
Postgraduate Certificate in Education: Dance Teaching (with Qualified Teacher Status) Still accepting applications via UCAS teacher training
BA Dance Education (P/T) 30 April 2020 via Registry
Master of Arts in Education (Dance Teaching) 30 April 2020 via Registry

Project B Bursary – male students

Bursaries will be offered to male students wishing to study us over the next three years on the following programme:

Professional Dancers’ Teaching Diploma


£3,000 bursary per year until 2020 to support male students with the cost of their tuition fees. Application deadline: 1 April

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