One of the world’s largest dance examination boards,
the IDTA aims to:

Promote knowledge and foster the art of dance in all its forms


Maintain and improve teaching standards

Offer a comprehensive range of professional qualifications in all dance genres

Provide and maintain syllabi and technique in all dance genres to train dancers for the profession

The IDTA is an Ofqual, CCEA and Qualifications Wales recognised awarding organisation
and a member of:

British Dance Council (BDC)

Council for Dance, Drama and Musical Theatre (CDMT)

Federation of Dance Awarding Bodies (FDAB)

Sport & Recreation Alliance (SRA)

Theatre Dance Council International (TDCI)

“The IDTA is a great organisation with great opportunities! I really enjoy being a small part of the large IDTA community – everyone is always incredibly welcoming, helpful, professional and supportive. I am proud to be a member and proud of the association’s work that produces such excellent dancers!”

IDTA member