Sherrie is widely acknowledged as an elite Latin American Coach and actively involved in the development of registered dance teachers wishing to be accredited under the Dancesport Accreditation Program.
The system incorporates clearly defined criteria of the learning requirements for the respective levels of accreditation in a developed career path encompassing world’s best practices. DSA assessors include Australia’s’ leading authorities, ensuring that a high standard in all technical assessments is maintained. The aim of the DSA Accreditation Program is to assist with the production of highly qualified and knowledgeable “accredited” Coaches and which will in turn enhance the profile of Dancesport.
Becoming an accredited Instructor or Coach requires application of the various elements of the DSA Accreditation Program and acquisition of knowledge and understanding of both dance technique and practices. Membership of Dancesport Australia is a prerequisite for all persons seeking accreditation as a Coach within Australia.
It is a requirement that all DSA members who wish to Coach in the Australian Dancesport environment must hold the specifically prescribed accreditation qualifications – as a minimum professional Coaches must be accredited as a Level 1 Instructor. Subject to the experience and knowledge of the individual dance teacher, Sherrie can structure a training program that incorporates regular practical lessons and theory to achieve accreditation.