NYCB’s Instructor Program is designed to create dynamic Bhangra teachers of the highest caliber & commitment. This program is for individuals interested in attaining a high level of proficiency in the Bhangra dance form and disseminating the art to a large, fast-growing audience.

Through this Instructor Program, NYCB seeks to help potential Bhangra instructors grow and develop their skills as dancers and artistic educators who will then be dedicated to pass on the knowledge to hundreds of students seeking to learn Bhangra in and outside the NYC metropolitan areas.

Our hands-on, unique certification program focuses on strengthening the foundation of Bhangra, and making you battle-ready to go out and build & influence the next generation of Bhangra lovers.

• Get trained with pioneers who have over 10 years of professional experience teaching Bhangra
• Develop and master your skills to train students from absolute beginners to advance students
• Opportunity to create and collaborate with other NYCB members and instructors
• Become part of the NYCB family and gain visibility through its various outreach platforms
• Travel opportunities within the US and internationally to participate in workshops, events and programs
• Access to regular content, choreographic work and material to continue building on your path to becoming a Bhangra all-star.
• Prior experience in Bhangra – casual, competitive or performing
• Prior experience in another dance form is a plus (Bollywood, Indian classical, Hip-hop, Afro, etc)
• Excellent people skills, ability to keep a group of people interested and entertained
• Cordial, friendly demeanor, patient and understanding
• The desire to teach and spread the joy of Bhangra
• Energetic, high stamina and lively
• Strong communication skills
The Instructor Training Program will be led and conducted by Megha Kalia and other experienced members of NYCB. The program will cover training and teaching hours over a period of 3 months.
A certificate will be awarded based on an evaluation and successful completion of the training.
The program fee will be $399 payable at the start of program. Part of the training mandates attending NYCB's ongoing classes, cost of which is not included in this fee.
On completing your training you may have the opportunity to teach with NYC Bhangra. For teaching with another organization/gym as a NYCB certified instructor, a license fee will apply.
Please fill in the information below and email your resume. We will review your application and reach out to you within 48 hours.
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