CUA40313 Certificate IV in Dance Teaching and Management

Dance Factory

Course details

CRICOS course code: 107835A

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


Perfect for the experienced dancer wanting to gain accredited qualifications for teaching beginner to intermediate students. The course is designed to enable the teaching of correct technique, safe dance awareness, group dynamics and confident teaching skills. Incorporated into the teaching course is our DFTA syllabus which was devised with help from physiotherapists, chiropractors and other physical experts.

CURRICULUM: Jazz, Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Performance, Anatomy, Teaching, Choreography, First Aid, Safe Dance, Workplace Health & Safety, Student Management, Dance Psychology, Costuming, Staging, Business Management.

Graduates of Certificate IV could then undertake further training at the next level:

  • CUA50313 Diploma of Dance Teaching and Management OR
  • CUA50213 Diploma of Musical Theatre


  • CUADTM403 Apply safe dance teaching methods
  • TAEASS402 Assess competence
  • CUAPPM01 Contribute to the organization of productions
  • TAEDES401 Design and develop learning programs
  • BSBSMB405 Monitor and manage small business operations
  • CUADTM401 Plan and organise dance classes
  • TAEASS401 Plan assessment activities and processes
  • HLTAID003 Provide first aid
  • CUACHR402 Create short dance pieces
  • TAEDEL301 Provide work skill instruction
  • CUAWHS403 Incorporate anatomy and nutrition principles into skill development
  • CUADTM405 Teach basic contemporary dance technique
  • CUADTM411 Teach basic dance technique
  • CUADTM404 Teach basic jazz dance technique

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
A deposit of 1,200 is required and then one of the following options: 2...
Read moreA deposit of 1,200 is required and then one of the following options: 2 installments: 15,000; 4 installments: 15,500
30 Jan 2023
24 Apr 2023
26 Apr 2023
1 year
Full time
Dance Factory
225 – 227 Swan Street
Victoria 3121

Entry criteria

International students must be aged 18 years or over.

Certificate III in Dance or Equivalent, or minimum 4 years Jazz and 2 years Ballet training.

English Language equivalent to an IELTS score of 5.5 or completion of the audition requirements of Dance Factory.


Dance Factory
225 – 227 Swan Street
Victoria 3121
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