Entry forms for Status Examinations must be sent to the relevant State branch secretary 2 weeks prior to the State entry closing date.
The Associate qualification was removed as the entry level teacher qualification from January 2022. A comparison of the old and new qualification can be found here.
Cecchetti Ballet Australia Teaching qualifications, now commence with the new Associate Diploma which consists of Part 1 and Part 2.
Pre-registered membership fee $440.00
Associate Diploma Part 1 candidate is required to hold a pre-registered membership.
Download Pre-registered membership form here. (If applicable)
Course fee - Nil
Course assessment: Anatomy fee $140.00 - Set by National Office to cover the assessor costs.
Course assessment: Childhood Development fee $140.00 - Set by National Office to cover the assessor costs.
Note: The Anatomy and Childhood Development assessments can be completed during either Part 1 or Part 2. They must be submitted before the Part 2 examination. Both components are open book submissions. Prior to submitting the assessments, candidates are required to pay the assessment fees. Please, request an invoice to National Office.
In the event of a Candidate receiving a ‘Not Satisfactory’ result for one or both course assessments, an additional fee will be payable in order to re-submit one or both of the assessments.
RPL Self-Assessment submission: Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available for the external study subjects of Anatomy and Childhood Development. Should you wish to apply for RPL for any of these subjects, the RPL Self-Assessment form must be submitted to the National Office with relevant evidence and payment of $85 per subject.
Mentor fees: Payable by private arrangement between candidate and mentors
LIFE OF MAESTRO ENRICO CECCHETTI AND HIS METHOD
Report Criteria - This report is to be submitted at the time of the application.
ASSESSMENT: CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT
The Childhood Development is no longer an invigilated examination.
MENTOR SIGN OFF FORM
No longer a requirement.
Successful examination candidates are entitled to use the letters 'A.(Dip) C.B.A. - C.I.C.B '
Course in teaching the Licentiate qualification of Cecchetti Classical Ballet
(iii) Licentiate:- Candidates must
1. Have reached the age of 22 years
2. Hold their Associate Diploma in the Cecchetti method
3. Have completed five years or responsible teaching in the Cecchetti method
Successful candidates are entitled to use the letters 'L.C.B.A - C.I.C.B.'
iv) Licentiate Diploma:- Candidates must
1. Hold their Licentiate status
2. Have successfully completed the Cecchetti Ballet examinations in 'The History of Classical Ballet' and ‘Anatomy and Physiology of a Classical Dancer’.
3. Successful candidates are entitled to use the letters 'L.(Dip) C.B.A - C.I.C.B.'.
Those who are interested in doing the Licentiate Diploma Anatomy or History, please contract the National Office for more details and to be assigned a Mentor.
The following documents are under review.
Application and Candidate Documents
Anatomy Application form
Anatomy Assessment details
Anatomy Part A & B Assessment details
Anatomy Part C Assessment details
Anatomy Assessment Rules
RPL Self Assessment Tool: Licentiate Diploma Anatomy
Application and Candidate Documents
(v) Fellowship:- Candidates must
1. Have reached the age of 27 years
2. Must hold Licentiate Diploma status
3. Have passed their Advanced 2 examination
4. Have completed eight years of responsible teaching in the Cecchetti method.
Successful candidates are entitled to use the letters 'F.C.B.A. - C.I.C.B.'.
Contact your state secretary for more information.