As Australia’s largest membership based dance organisation, we have over 30 years experience educating and supporting our dance teachers across Australia and around the world. We are so proud of everyone who has been a part of our story.


When you become a member of ATOD, you are able to purchase Systems of Training and enter examinations, competitions and scholarships at all levels. We will support you to follow your dance industry dreams through education, ongoing professional development, conventions, teaching days, podcasts, networking, mentoring, and studio support. Our team at Head Office and around the country will provide you with ongoing assistance for entering examinations, scholarships and competitions, Systems of Training, for professional development, education and training, RTO support and any general enquiries.


As a member of ATOD, you are our reason for being, and you play a vital role in teaching the world to dance… one student at a time!

Download our Membership Information booklet


Australian Teachers of Dancing (ATOD) are leaders in dance education.


We ignite the passion that fuels the DREAMS that connect our community. In the studios, on the stage and in education, we celebrate dance’s artistry, energy, technique and creativity.


You, too, can become a part of this community by becoming a member.


Please add your details into the from to download our Information Booklet, learn more about what we offer and how you can become an Australian Teachers of Dancing member.


Or if you are ready to become a member fill in the application form below.

Dance is the most popular art form to create unity. I love teaching dance because I have the privilege of inspiring students in my classes as we join as a community and share the passion of dance together.


Applications for Affiliate Teacher Membership must be supported by appropriate dance teaching qualifications. Please submit your application with a cover letter, resume, copies of dance qualifications or certificates and a letter of recommendation from a person in the dance profession.


Applications are generally processed within a two to five day period and applicants are advised of the outcome by email. The membership year runs from January – December and memberships are due by 28 February each year.


For further information please email or phone 1800-106-227 during office hours or +61 7 3200 2198 if calling from overseas or mobile.

Before commencing your application, please ensure you have ready the following documents to upload:
  • Resume
  • Teaching qualifications
  • Letter of recommendation from another professional or teacher in the dance industry
  • Credit card for payment of application
Membership Application

New Member Information

I am applying from (Country):



Residential Address
Residential Address



Post Code


Studio Information (if applicable)

Studio Address
Studio Address



Post Code


Supporting Documents

Please upload your required application documents into the fields below.

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I undertake Professional Development each year


Payment of the $180 Affiliate Membership Fee is required with this application form
Payment of the $70 Affiliate Membership Fee is required with this application form


Head Office:

Suite 12, 3990 Pacific Highway, Loganholme QLD 4129



PO BOX 3005 Loganholme QLD 4129


Office Hours:

Monday – Friday 9.00am – 4.00pm (EST)


Phone Numbers:

1800 106 227 (if calling within Australia)
+61 7 32002198 (if calling from overseas or mobile)



Company Secretary:


RTO (no. 31624)


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