Beginner Courses

Absolute Beginners Learn to Dance Classes
(Booking details at the bottom of the page)

Course duration: 6 Weeks
Cost: £60 per couple

Monday Nights: The Academy Dance Hall, Buckley
Thursday Nights: Christleton Parish Hall, Chester

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Come and join us for some fun and relaxed dance classes with the emphasis on enjoyment. Learning to dance is easy, fun and good exercise for the mind & body the hardest part is walking into the first session! 

  • No strict dress code - come as you are!
  • Designed for people with two left feet
  • Price is per couple for the complete course
  • No experience needed
  • Decades of experience dealing with nervous, first-time dancers
  • Progressive step-by-step course
  • Walk in - Dance out!
  • Check out our frequently asked questions


Course Overview

Foundation level
In this course you will learn the foundations to create the basic rhythms and moves to get you feeling confident on the dance floor with a variety of different types of music. Ideal for adults of all ages, including people that have never stepped on to a dance floor before!

Skills required:

  • None

Skills you will learn:

  • Foundational principles of dance
  • Basic Lead & Follow and Connection
  • Basic rhythms of Ballroom, Latin, Tango, Jive


Develop your skills in lead & follow as well as exploring turns in all the styles.

Skills required:
Basic understanding of transfer of weight and connections from level 1

Skills you will learn:

  • Better development of connection work
  • Principles of turning


To maintain the safety and comfort of our customers the following protocols will be in place while we assess the situation further:

  • Advanced booking is required due to limited spaces. 
  • You can book any number of courses
  • Course fee is non-refundable unless classes are cancelled due to lockdown
  • Please arrive no earlier than 10 minutes before your session to avoid congestion between classes
  • We are encouraging masks and social distancing while entering and leaving the venue
  • Please ensure that you arrange to bring a partner as we will be unable to partner solo dancers.
  • Please read our COVID-19 policy before attending