Independent Dance Training
is a UK based dance examination board and teaching association. We represent dance teachers and schools from the UK and overseas. Our Programmes of Study cover all aspects of Dance and Performing Arts.
We support our members by offering: Courses & Training (both regional and head office based); Advice, and a friendly and knowledgeable ear when needed.
The IDT are pleased to have been awarded Full Membership and accredication with the
BDQT (Board of Dance Qualifications & Training) and together are working to gain full accreditation of the IDT Programmes of Study.
The BDQT - Board of Dance Qualifications & Training is
a Standards Organisation for the accreditation and recognition
of teaching and performing qualifications of its member
Awarding Organisations and Examination Boards in Dance,
Movement and Musical Theatre throughout the UK, Ireland
Our Patron: Anthony Whiteman
International and award nominated Choreographer, Anthony
Whiteman, is fast becoming a highly sought choreographic
With a wealth of experience as a performer, having had a
career spanning some 12 years, Anthony has worked with
some of the most influential Directors and Choreographers
including Dame Gillian Lynne, Peter Darling and Arlene Phillips
who have helped to inspire and sculpt his own vision and