BTEC Performing Arts Diploma

BTEC Performing Arts Level 3 Diploma – £3,480 (Per Year)
Our 2 year full time BTEC level 3 Extended Diploma is equivalent to 3 A-levels. It is an education programme that is part funded by SCL Education Group ltd. It is also worth up to 168 UCAS points.

Our BTEC course is the preferred choice for all aspiring students
16-18 years who wish to pursue a career in the performing arts industry. Our teachers and staff are all very friendly and willing to share their extensive knowledge and expertise with you throughout the duration of your time with us. Successful students graduate with a BTEC Level 3 Extended Performing Arts Diploma.

Funding for the BTEC Level 3 Diploma
We want to make funding your BTEC course as easy as possible which is why we have developed our easy payment plan.

What you’ll learn
Our 2 Year BTEC Preforming Arts Level 3 Extended Diploma provides a comprehensive grounding in a range of dance styles that includes Ballet, B-Boying, Contemporary, Dancehall, Freestyle, Hip Hop, House, Jazz, Locking, Popping, and Street.

  • Dance skills development
  • The performing arts industry
  • Personal performing arts profile
  • Collaborative preforming arts projects

The qualification validated by Pearson Edexcel provides a basis for students to progress in to higher education or directly in to the performing arts industry.

2 Years Full time training to prepare you for the industry with 1080 hours of world-class training. You’ll fine tune your talent, technique, style and professionalism.

  • Starts: September 2024
  • Ends:  July 2026
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Hours: 20 approx. hours per week
  • Fees: £3,480 (Per Year)
  • Auditions: Audition and Interview


  • 09:30 – 15:00 – Monday
  • 09:30 – 15:00 – Tuesday
  • 09:30 – 15:00 – Wednesday
  • 09:30 – 15:00 – Thursday

Entry requirements and auditions?

  • Age 16-18 years
  • 4 GSCE’s – Grade 4 and above. (Including Maths and English).
  • Successful audition and interview.
  • 1st years course fee.

Audition Video
With over 30 years of experience in the dance industry we know that students don’t always perform well at auditions so relax, you can now audition by video. Shape your choreography yourself and practice your moves. When you’re ready, send Angela a link to your 1-minute audition video at

World-class teachers
We’re very lucky to have some amazing dance teachers here at Dance College London. You’ll be pleased to know that you’ll be taught by world-class professional dancers that include Emily Golding-Ellis, Emily Rae-Baker, Laura Ginatempo, Linda Regan, Yasmin Ogbu and many more guest teachers.

BTEC Course
London Campus of SCL Creative, part funded by SCL Education Group Limited. Delivered by Dance College Limited

Make your move!
Places are strictly limited. If you’d like to talk with Angela about any aspect of the Level 3 Extended Diploma, please get in touch on 0207 118 1818.