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Examination Boards

Modern Tap & Jazz

Modern, Tap and Jazz is taught under the syllabus of Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing which is one of the world’s leading dance examination boards. The Imperial society of teachers of dancing (ISTD) has provided training for dance teachers and examiners, enabling teachers to enter their children and students for examinations.

As a registered educational charity and membership association, the ISTD’s mission is to educate the public in the art of dancing in all its forms, to promote knowledge of dance, to provide up-to-date techniques for our members, and to maintain and improve teaching standards.


Ballet is taught under the syllabus of The Royal Academy of Dance. The RAD is one of the world’s most well known dance education organisations. Our exams set standards in classical ballet and we are a global leader in Continuing Professional Development for dance. Their Faculty of Education is dedicated to meeting the needs of our current and future dance teachers by providing dance teacher education programmes and qualifications. The exams are recognised by ‘The Office of qualifications and Examinations Regulations’ (Ofqual) and contribute to ‘The Universities and Colleges Admissions Service’ (UCAS) points. The RAD’s patron is Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.


Singing is taught under the syllabus of Associated Board of Royal School of Music (ABRSM) is the UK’s largest music education body, one of its largest music publishers and the world’s leading provider of music exams. ABRSM’s mission is to inspire achievement in music. In partnership with the Royal Schools of Music, we support high-quality music-making and learning around the world. We offer pathways and resources for learners and teachers that help build musical skills, provide goals and encourage progress.