Teaching and training

If you are currently in training or training this is the section for you. Chose from information sheets and books including the best selling ‘Your Body Your Risk’ Key text for student dancers and meet our group of student representatives.

Interested in studying dance medicine and science? 

The International Association for Dance Medicine and Science (IADMS) Student Committee has compiled a document outlining the current educational opportunities for prospective students all over the world. Visit the IADMS Student Committee page for details and to download the document in PDF format. The committee also provide links to careers information, a list of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs, student discussion forums, and more.

Foundations for Excellence resources

Foundations for Excellence provides information, guidance and sign-posting in the area of health and wellbeing for young musicians and dancers through an online resource hub and the commission of new information sheets on a variety of specific topics. A biennial conference has been held in Dartington Hall, Devon, UK since 2009. For downloads of proceedings: 



Visit their for information sheets on fitness, screening, mental preparation for performance and many more. 

'Must read' book

Dance Teaching Essentials a bestseller.

'Must buy' posters for the studio

Warm Up/ Cool Down A1 poster series by physiotherapist Caroline Marsh.