The British Association of Teachers of Dancing

Schedule of Events

Weekend Brochure with all the details is here.

Registration room opens at noon on Thursday November 1st and closes at 8:00pm, Open Friday November 2nd at 8:00am and Saturday November 3rd at 8:00am.  THURSDAY Examiners meeting 8:00pm


Times to be confirmed – Highland Scholarships – Written paper and Practical (tickets can be purchased to watch solos and class at time of registering or at the registration table)

7:00pm – 9:30pm – Cocktail and Welcome Reception:
Meet with the B.A.T.D. Officers, Executive Members, North American Highland Co-ordinator.


8:30am – 9:00am – Warm Up
9:00am – 5:00pm – Classes and Meetings.
(Lunch not included in package deal)

SOBHD Judges meeting during lunch break. Judges can pre-pay for a lunch, please see registration form.
6:30pm – 7:00pm – Cocktails
7:00pm – 1:00am – Dinner/Ceilidh

BATD meeting will be scheduled during the afternoon – get your questions answered, your views heard, say what’s on your mind. How can the B.A.T.D. better serve you?


10:00am – 11:15am – Champagne Brunch
11:30pm – 3:30pm – Classes

The BATD Examiners Meeting will be held on Sunday – time to be confirmed in package.

  • Exams for both amateur and professionals are available on Thursday November 1st, 2018.
  • Teachers and Dancers can participate in all classes.
  • Non-participants will receive a goody bag and are welcome to all social events as well as Saturday classes which are being offered just for non-participants and the ceilidh dancing class.  Non-participants will not be permitted to observe dancer lectures except for those Saturday classes which will be outlined in your welcome package.

* Non-participants will not be permitted to observe dancers lectures. Saturday
classes will be offered to those registered as non-participant as well as a
Scrutineering Course Sunday morning.