Pre-Associate Modern Stage/Jazz Training (NCDTA)

Preparation for the NCDTA Pre-Associate Modern Stage/Jazz Dance Teacher Qualification

This course will help prepare you for the NCDTA Pre-Associate Stage/Jazz Qualification.

The course is set out in manageable sections which you can take in your own time. It can be done intensively or slowly.

It does not include demonstrations of the Pre-Associate Set Exercises - please contact me via email for help with this section if required.

Examination Fees to the NCDTA are additional and payable direct to the NCDTA. Advice is given on booking your exam and joining the NCDTA.

Contact: [email protected]

Your Instructor

Patricia Harbison (Tricia A. Thompson)
Patricia Harbison (Tricia A. Thompson)

I have taught dance for over 25 years training both amateurs and professionals. I have 13 Dance Teacher Qualifications (NCDTA/IDTA) as well as a B.A.(Hons) in Drama/Theatre & Music (University of London) and D32/33 Assessor (Dance). I am also an NCDTA Examiner.

I am a member of Equity UK and have choreographed for BBC's 'The Paradise' and ITV's 'Inspector George Gentley' as well as numerous Professional Cabaret shows.

I served for three years as a director of the Northern Counties Dance Teachers Association before moving to the USA where I am currently the Children's Program Director at The Wherehouse Dance Company.

Many of my former students have achieved places at top London Theatre schools and are now pursuing careers in the Performing Arts including in the West End and on Cruise Ships around the world.

I have trained many dance teachers who have all successfully passed their qualifications as well as teaching further qualifications to current teachers.

I am trained in numerous dance styles from Ballet to Ballroom.

Course Curriculum

Frequently Asked Questions

When can I start this course?
It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
Am I suitable for the course?
Please email [email protected] to check your suitability for this course.
Can I book extra personal consultations?
Yes, if you require more personal lessons these are available to book.

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