The CSTD is an authoritative examining body whose high standards are internationally respected. CSTD occupies and unique position amongst the dance societies of the world, catering for all major forms of dance. All grades of examinations for amateur and professional dancers are conducted under separate syllabi. The CSTD is a member body of the Australian Dancing Board. CSTD places a strong emphasis on the four E’s; Expression, Education, Encouragement and Enjoyment.