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Renew your membership!
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Become a Teacher

Gain recognition when you join our professional network of approximately 8,000 teachers registered with the RAD.


From £141/€200 per year.


Join our global community by completing and returning the online application form.

Top benefits for Registered Teachers

  • Eligibility to enter students for RAD exams
  • Market yourself on our RAD teacher worldwide map accessed by thousands of visitors every month
  • Receive a teacher's registration certificate 
  • Substantial discount on CPD courses 
  • Publications such as Dance Gazette and Focus on Exams delivered to your door

And more – see what else you’ll receive as a Registered Teacher.

Subscriptions will run until 31 August 2017.

Teachers reinstating their memberships will be charged an additional reinstatement fee.


Teachers should hold one of the following RAD awards:

Current Offered Programmes:

Previously Offered Programmes:

  • Teaching Certificate Programme (TCP)
  • Teaching Diploma Programme (TD)
  • BA (Hons) in the Art and Teaching of Ballet

*Eligible for RTS upon successful completion of a Teaching portfolio.

Pathway to RAD Registered Teacher Status (rts)

This new course is aimed at teachers with a ballet teaching qualification at Level 4 or higher, or equivalent, and RAD RTS status will be conferred on successful completion of each of the course modules.

Read more about the Pathway to RAD RTS.

Code of conduct

All RAD Registered teachers must adhere to the Code of Conduct and Code of Professional Practice.


Membership terms and conditions  

Enhanced Disclosure

As best practice, the RAD recommends that its teaching members apply for an Enhanced Disclosure (or equivalent) with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Disclosure Scotland or other equivalent international body every three years. RAD Registered teachers in the UK can apply via the Registered Umbrella Body; Due Diligence Checking Ltd (DDC)

Further information

If you need further information, or have any questions, contact the Membership Team at  or call us on +44 (0)20 7326 8070.

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