Highly qualified Registered Teachers for the Cecchetti Society, impart the Art of the Dance with dedication and the knowledge of anatomy and music, instilling poise, confidence, musicality and enjoyment of Movement in their pupils. Above all, they build self-esteem, self-discipline and a respect for the Art in young dancers, who take these attributes with them through life.
A highly respected Examination system evaluates standards and awards internationally recognised qualifications to both Performers and Teachers of the Cecchetti Method.
Experienced Teachers are trained as Examiners and maintain standards of excellence in Training and Performance. South African Examiners work internationally and are recognised abroad.
Examinations embrace three streams and cater for today's modern child studying recreational dance, vocational training for the professional aspiring to the stage as a career and registered international qualifications for Teachers of the Future.
TEST EXAMINATIONS (7 LEVELS)
Pre-primary, Primary, Test I - Test V
GRADE EXAMINATIONS (5 LEVELS)
Grade I - Grade V
MAJOR VOCATIONAL EXAMINATIONS (4 LEVELS)
Intermediate Foundation, Intermediate, Advanced I (Dancer or Special Arrangements), Advanced II (Dancer or Special Arrangements)
PROFESSIONAL EXAMINATIONS (3 LEVELS)
Associate, Associate Diploma, Licentiate Assessment, Licentiate examination, Fellowship Assessment, Fellowship examination.
THE MAESTRO CECCHETTI DIPLOMA
Information regarding examination structure, mark system and entry requirements are available from the General Secretary at Head Office.