ATDF offers Tap Teacher Training

American Tap Dance FoundationThe American Tap Dance Foundation (ATDF) offers a comprehensive training program in teaching rhythm tap to children, teens and adults. This July, ATDF will host Tap Teacher Training in NYC for those looking to learn this training program.


Tap Teacher Training will cover rhythm tap technique, copasetic canon repertory, pedagogy, jazz music concepts, tap composition, tap improvisation and tap history. Participants who complete the training will receive a certificate issued by the ATDF.


Graduates of the training program have called it “wonderful”, “invaluable” and an “amazing amount of useful information”.


See the dates and training program levels below. All new trainees start with the Level 1 training. For more information, visit


Level 1: July 16-22, 2018

Teaching Beginners


Level 2: July 17-22, 2018

Teaching Advanced Beginners


Level 3: July 24-29, 2018

Teaching Slow Intermediate