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Affiliate CPD Programmes

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Affiliate CPDCAffiliates

CDET Affiliate status includes programmes of Continuing Professional Development offered by specialist companies, teaching societies and other bodies operating in the arts.

These programmes, which usually comprise of workshops, mentoring schemes and seminars, make a valuable contribution to the scope of specialist provision and enhanced opportunities for career development in the dance, drama and musical theatre industries. They provide essential guidance and support to teachers, performers and arts’ professionals alike.

The following Affiliates have undertaken programme scrutiny, including inspection of accompanying management processes, by the CDET and are committed to working with us—through ongoing membership—to develop high standards of work-based training and professionalism across the performing arts sector.


IDTC LogoInternational Dance Supplies Ltd
Harlequin House
Forde Court
Newton Abbot
TQ12 4BT
01626 325052

Magpie Dance
MAGPIE DANCE LOGO MasterThe Churchill Theatre
High Street
020 8290 6633


Melody Movement Early Learning Ltd
Melody Bear HQ
Unit 33 Stephenson Road                                                                                                                         Logo 2012
St Ives
PE27 3WJ 
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01480 469711


Safe in Dance International (SiDI)SiDI
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07702 358171


Further, the following Validated Awarding Organisations have undertaken institutional quality assurance and scrutiny by the CDET and are committed to delivering the highest standards in their Continuing Professional Development provision

British Ballet Organisation (BBO)

020 8237 7011

Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD)

020 7377 1577

Royal Academy of Dance (RAD)
020 7326 8931