The IDTA syllabi for the below genres are available to download free of charge. If you would like a printed copy of the syllabi books these are available to purchase from IDTA Sales Ltd via the shop on the website or by calling IDTA Sales direct. The required Technique books are available to purchase from IDTA Sales Ltd.


Sections that are available to download are listed below:

Acrobatic Dance – Dance Awards

Acrobatic Dance Diploma

Acting Awards 2020 – Version 2 – minor update highlighted on page 7

Ballroom Branch – Professional Syllabus

Ballroom Branch – Amateur Syllabus

Classical Sequence Syllabus

CMJ Intermediate Set Studies Syllabus Notes

First Steps in Tap syllabus and music list

First Steps In Ballet Syllabus

Freestyle Amateur Syllabus

Freestyle Professional Syllabus

Latin Branch – Professional Syllabus 2023

IDTA Level 4 Diploma in Dance Teaching

IDTA Level 3 Diploma for Dance Teaching Assistants

Musical Theatre Stages 7 & 8

Salsa Diploma 2023

Theatre Branch Pre-Associate

Theatre Dance Examination Syllabus Ballet

Theatre Rosettes & Stardance


Syllabus Updates


Updates to the existing Syllabi will be available to download here.


Cheerleading Updates 2018

Ballroom Branch Rosette Awards 2021

TAP Update May 2022

New Rosettes and Stardances for CMJ, plus Steps and Movements (Glossary) for Prep to Grade 5

Addendum to the Laird Technique of Latin Dancing – Rumba & Paso Doble

New IDTA Solo Dance Awards information for Members