Preparing you for the Associate Diploma in Performance Arts (ADPA)
The Stagecoach Teacher Training Course is an energising, inspiring and enriching course for: 
  • Those who wish to learn more about the teaching of performing arts to children
  • Young people who have been teaching an aspect of performing arts in an unqualified capacity
  • Established teachers who are wishing to revitalize their skills in the teaching of performing arts
  • Those who want to teach more creatively
The ADPA. has been developed for teachers working with young people in part-time performing arts. It is an internationally recognised, level 4 qualification awarded by Performance Arts Awards. 
The preparation course is delivered by Stagecoach Theatre Arts. 
The Stagecoach Teacher Training Course promises you: 
  • Inspirational teachers from the top of their field
  • Energetic and thoughtful workshops in a safe, non-threatening environment
  • Gifted practitioners to lead you into creative and imaginative ways of integrating theatre arts
and comprehensive guidance on: 
  • Classroom management
  • The nuts and bolts of good teaching
  • Preparation and planning of lessons
  • How to support and enable SEND children
  • Child development
  • Diversity and inclusivity awareness
  • Current child protection issues
  • Health and safety issues

The course is led by sympathetic tutors who will support you every step of the way. It is stretching and stimulating. The examination is mainly practical involving a demonstration of teaching skills, participation in a performance project and viva voce (discussion with the examiner) although some planning and feedback work is expected.

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