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Online Dance Teacher Training

Deadline to Apply for Term 2 - Nov. 15th, 2017

Canada’s Premier Dance Teacher Training Program

Dance Teachers and those aspiring to be…can’t commit to our 1-year Professional Dance Teacher Certification Program (PDTCP)? Register for the next best thing! Become certified as a Level 1, 2 or 3 Dance Instructor through Canada’s National Academy of Dance Education’s Online Dance Teacher Training Program (ODTTP).

All prospective students must apply online and be available to conference once a week online for 1 hour with other classmates and the course instructor. All 3 levels run each term, please see application deadlines and Term dates for 2017-18 below.


Our program is unique in that it attracts all Dance Educators, Dance Students and those aspiring to be.  Our motto is “whole dance education.”  We are not just training dancers or teachers, we encourage an exploration of the career options available in the Canadian Dance Scene. From Choreographer, to Company Director, to Studio Owner, to Dance Critic and Competition Director. Exam work is an asset, but not necessary to be selected for our program.  All genres of dance are encouraged to apply! 

Levels of Training

Level 1 – 6 weeks $199

Courses: Classroom Management, Healthy Child Development, Lesson Planning

Level 2 – 9 weeks $299

Courses: Syllabi Study, Progression, Dance History, Anatomy

Master Teacher (Level 3) – 12 weeks $399

Courses: Business for Dancers, Technology & Dance, Pedagogy Log Book, Research Project, Final Paper

2017-2018 START DATES

Term 1 Start – Sept.11, 2017.
Term 2 Start – Dec. 1, 2017.
Term 3 Start – Mar 1, 2018.

This program does NOT have to be completed back to back. It doesn’t need to be completed in the same year. If you only want to complete PART 1, then that’s fine as well. :)


ODTTP Application