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INSTRUCTORSHIP PROGRAM 2022

SLDA brings together the finest instructors and a well-developed curriculum to provide a high quality teacher's professional training program in Singapore. (Refer to here for our trainers details)


If you are interested in taking your passion for dance and upgrading it to the next level via dance coaching, we welcome you to enrol for our INSTRUCTORSHIP PROGRAM 2022.

Minimum Requirement
  • Achieved Intermediate and above in Salsa & Bachata
  • Have a good understanding and execution on your basics, turns, partner lead (for male) and following (for female)
  • Ability to dance socially
This extensive 13-week course for both SALSA and BACHATA will focus on the following topics (but not limited to):
  • Fundamental dance technique (Basics, Leading, Following, Social Dance)
  • History of Music, Dance, Latin, Salsa/Bachata
  • Communication skills such as group dynamics, time management, and the establishment of priorities and boundaries
  • Principles of demonstration, observation, assisting and correcting
  • Teaching styles and qualities of an instructor and understanding of the student learning process
  • Business aspects of teaching Salsa/Bachata* (including marketing and legal issues)
  • Practical
  • Receiving and giving feedback
  • Teaching observation
  • Assisting students while someone else is teaching.


For Detailed Schedule, please read here
DETAILED LECTURE SCHEDULE

Trainees who achieved a ‘PASS’ in this program will be awarded a PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION OF INSTRUCTORSHIP by SLDA.


Trainees who excel in this program will be awarded a CERTIFICATE OF DISTINCTION.


Lecture Dates:
1st Sep - 24th Nov 2022 Every Thursday 
Time: 7pm - 10pm

Class Attachment dates: 
Weekly on either Monday, Fri (7pm - 10pm) or Sat (1pm - 4pm) during 1st Sep - 24th Nov 2022

Graduation Date: 
27th Nov - 2pm - 4pm

Fees: $1579
(E-dollars option is available for students from our partner studio - En Motion)
Only a maximum of 12 participants will be accepted in this program

Lecturers:
Mr Gary Foo 
Mr Jackson Tan
Ms June Gan
Mr Douglas Chue
Mr Joshua Yao
Ms Teo Wen Xin
Ms Vivienne Lynette Lim
Mr Nick Tang
Ms Angela Bok

Course Commitments
Lecture: 39 hours / Class Attachment: 36 hours (At partnering studio - En Motion Dance School)
All participants are suppose to achieve a minimum of 80% attendance (60 hours)
It is compulsory for all participants to attend both the mid-term assessment (20th Oct 2022) and the end of course examination (24th Nov 2022)

Venue:
Lecture Venue:
ACC EduHub
51 Cuppage Rd, #03-03, Singapore 229469

Class attachment venue:
En Motion Dance School,
03-05/05A Cineleisure, 8 Grange Rd, 239695

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OUR GRADUATING COHORTS

2021
Distinction in Diploma of Salsa and Bachata

    SZABINA HUTTNER (top of cohort)
    PALASH JAIN
    JIVESH TOOR
    DEBLINA MAJUMDER
    MELISSA JANE TOOLSERAM

Merit in Diploma of Salsa and Bachata

    ROXANE MARYLINE BÉRÉNICE UZUREAU- ZHU
    VICTOR VIROO VALLEN FREDDYSHERMAN BENJAMIN RAJA ALAN VETOAVALLERIK

Certificate of Participation

    ANNY CHIONH
2020
Merit in Diploma of Salsa and Bachata
    YEONG ZIANG
    ANGIE YEW AN QI
    LEE MEIQING NATASHA GEORGIA


Certificate of Participation

    SPENCER MARLEY

2019
Distinction in Diploma of Bachata

    NG JING JIE

Merit in Diploma of Bachata

    NANTHEKUMAR TAMILSELVAN
    LEE GUI XI
    INGELICA LEE RUI QI
    FIONA CHEN WEIXIN
    CHLOE NG CHIEW HUI
    LEONARD TEE ZHI XIAN

Distinction in Diploma of Salsa

    LEONARD TEE ZHI XIAN
    ONG YEE ZHEN ADALIA

Merit in Diploma of Salsa

    NANTHEKUMAR TAMILSELVAN
    CHLOE NG CHIEW HUI
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