NBS teachers in training

For more than 40 years, NBS has been successfully training teachers, ballet masters and artistic directors who now hold posts in schools and companies across Canada and around the world. This program includes several full-time and part-time Teacher Training Programs for those interested in obtaining a Registered Teacher Status with the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD), a Cecchetti or Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (ISTD) teaching qualification, NBS accreditation and a university degree.


In-Person Auditions
Join NBS for in-person Teacher Training Program auditions in four cities across Canada.

Register for an Audition

City Audition Date Location
Vancouver October 17, 2019 Scotiabank Dance Centre
677 Davie St, Vancouver, BC
Edmonton October 21, 2019 Ruth Carse Centre for Dance
11205-107 Ave., Edmonton, AB
Ottawa November 10, 2019 Canterbury Highschool
900 Canterbury Ave., Ottawa, ON
Toronto January 26, 2020 Canada's National Ballet School
400 Jarvis St., Toronto, ON

Video Applications
If you are an international student or are unable to attend an in-person audition, you are welcome to send a video application. To ensure that your audition materials are processed in a timely manner, please ensure that all of the following documents are submitted as one complete package:

  • Audition video

  • Completed Application Form

  • $55 Audition Fee

  • Resume

  • Two Letters of Reference

The deadline for applications to be considered for the 2020/2021 school year is April 3, 2020. Late applications will be accepted on a case-by-case basis, and will be assessed based on space remaining in the program.

Submit a video application

STAGE 2 – Seminar assessment at NBS

Successful audition applicants are invited to register for a four-day second stage assessment held at NBS taking place April 27-30, 2020.

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