Membership in the A.I.D

 

Our members include ‘Ordinary’ Qualified Professional and ‘Uncertified’ Professional Members, who are recognised professional dance teachers in the fields of Standard Ballroom, Latin American, New Vogue, and other similar types of partner or social dances, as well as ‘Affiliate’ Members, who are persons and organizations interested in the promotion of excellence in dance or in supporting the art of dance generally.

See our Constitution.

Who Can Join

 

We welcome as members, all professional dance instructors and all persons interested in the promotion of excellence and supporting the art of dance generally by inviting you to join the AID in the appropriate membership category – either as an ‘Ordinary’ Professional Member, ‘Uncertified’ Professional Member or an ‘Affiliate’ Member.

 

Categories of Membership

 

‘Ordinary’ Professional Members

‘Ordinary’ Professional Members are professional dance teachers in the fields of Standard Ballroom, Latin American, New Vogue and other similar types of competitive, partner or social dances.

For more information please contact us.

 

‘Uncertified’ Professional Members

‘Uncertified’ Professional Members are Persons who declare themselves to be recognised as professional dance teachers in the fields of Standard Ballroom, Latin American, New Vogue and other similar types of competitive, partner or social dances.

They may be recognized as such by their peers, or may be registered as such with DanceSport Australia.

For more information please contact us.

See our Directory of Professional Members.

 

'Affiliate' Members

Affiliate Members are persons and organizations interested in the promotion of excellence in dance or in supporting the art of dance generally.

Our Constitution and Bylaws permit and welcome anyone interested in the promotion of excellence in dance or in supporting the art of dance to join the AID as an Affiliate Member.

For more information please contact us.

 

Benefits of Membership

Some of the many benefits of membership with the Australian Institute of Dancing include:

  • Examination & Official Certification

    Professional Members can gain additional credentials through testing and certification by our recognized certified examiners.
    The Australian Institute of Dancing is an approved Certifying Organisation for DanceSport Australia, offering qualification examinations in different levels and styles as well as teaching qualifications and traditional Medal Tests.

  • Credentials

    Members are welcome to make mention of their membership and certifications in any of their marketing materials which offers instant credibility for prospective clients.

  • Free Online Directory Listing

    Members are entitled to a FREE listing in our online Members Directory on this site plus a webpage for themselves or their business.

    The listing can include your contact information and a link to your website while your page may include your service provisions, your biography plus your all-important certifications (which can help drive traffic to your website and enhance your Google page ranking).

    This is an additional way to gain online exposure, advertise and promote your services and credentials.

     

  • Educational and Reference Materials

    On the relevant pages of our website, members, students and the general public have FREE access to our program materials to assist in their understanding of qualification, lesson planning and dance progress management.

     

  • Functions and Event Entry

    Any member may, by virtue of being a member, gain complimentary attendance to select functions, events or activities as the Association or the Executive Committee may organize.