Dance Teacher Training
Dance Performance and Dance Teacher Training in Liverpool
If you want expert dance teacher training to follow your chosen career then Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre is for you!
MDDCDance has been a Centre of Excellence since 1956, all we need is your hard work and commitment together with our passion and excellence in teaching and you WILL achieve this at MDDCDance.
The Performance and Teaching in Dance programme at our dedicated studios in Liverpool is divided into the key areas of study.
1. Dance Teacher Training
MDDCDance is a centre of excellence in the provision of ISTD Teaching Qualifications.
Graduates from Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre will have the opportunity to gain qualifications in all dance genre, including Modern Theatre, Tap Dance, Classical Ballet, National Dance, Disco, Latin American and Ballroom Dance.
The MDDCDance faculty has highly qualified ISTD Approved Tutors and teaching staff who can offer training in the Diploma in Dance Instruction (DDI), Diploma in Dance Education (DDE) and the Dance Sport Associate Examinations.
The ISTD DDI Qualification includes training in:
- Observation and Teaching Skills (Unit 1)
- Health and Safety (Unit 2)
- Intermediate Vocational Examinations (Unit 3)
- Dance Practice & the Relationship between Music and Dance (Unit 4)
The ISTD DDE Qualification includes training in:
- Teaching skills and Lesson Planning (Units 1 and 2)
- Lifespan Development (Unit 3)
- Dance Practice & the Relationship between Music and Dance to Vocational level (Unit 4)
- Contextual Studies (Unit 5)
2. Dance Performance
The Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre Faculty has highly qualified teaching staff with Theatre performance experience to give essential training and nurturing of students in the field of dance performance, including the essentials of audition and performance technique.
MDDCDance offers the widest range of dance genres to the highest standards:
- Classical Ballet
- Modern Theatre
- Latin American
- Hip Hop
- Double work
- Musical Theatre
- Creative Choreography
- A Level Dance
- Voice and Speech Production
- Employment Skills
- Musical Theory