Join us for a training unlike any other in the dance industry!

Get certified in proven best practices, backed by evidence-based research, for a better and safer dance environment in ONLY 3 days!

Our Next LIVE Certification is...

June 28th-30th, 2021

At YPAD we believe that when you know better, you do better. As a result, YPAD certification is a research based, educational course with a trauma-informed approach for dance professionals and the dance industry as a whole. We hope you will join us in creating a better + safer dance environment!

Creating a Better + Safer Dance Environment

In this certification, dance professionals can expect to learn about the following core areas:
Background Checks and CPR/First Aid, Sexual Abuse Awareness & Prevention, Injury Prevention & Response, Safety & Emergency Preparedness, Social Media Safety & Today’s Dance Culture, Developmentally Appropriate Artistry, Body Image/Nutrition/Disordered Eating, Bullying/Conflict Resolution & more!


JUNE Certification Dates & Times:
June 28th | 9am-1pm CST
June 29th | 9am-1pm CST
June 30th | 11am-1pm CST

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