2022-11-08
 
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Dance Training Support Program

Since 1994, the Program has been assisting active dancers – as well as choreographers and rehearsal directors until June 30, 2023 – to cover part of the cost of dance training, which is a prerequisite for practicing their profession, whether they are rehearsing, performing, unemployed or unemployed. Support is provided in the form of direct financial assistance upon presentation of training receipts.

To benefit, follow these steps:

  1. Check your eligibility
    Consult the terms and conditions of the Dance Training Support Program
  2. Make sure you are already a member of the RQD
    In order to benefit from the Dance Training Support Program, you must be a member of the RQD. Join now or renew your membership!
    Join the RQD
  3. Register
    Complete the Dance Training Support Program Application Form.
    Attention! The form must be completed every year in order to benefit from the Program.
  4. Request your reimbursements
    Fill out the online claim form and email us us a copy of your receipts no later than three (3) months after the payment date of the activities listed on your receipts.

Questions?

Write to rqd@quebecdanse.org.

Coverage of dancers in case of injury or accident

Dancers admitted to the Dance Training Support Program are protected by the CNESST in case of injury or accident during training that is not part of a work contract, that is supervised and specialized in dance, and that is followed in person on Quebec soil.

Read Part 7 of the Dance Training Support Program Terms and Conditions to find out under what conditions the CNESST covers you in the context of the Program.

The terms and conditions of this agreement are set out under the Regulation respecting the implementation of the Agreement on the professional dance training program.

If you are a dancer admitted to the Program and you have suffered a work-related injury during training that is not part of a work contract, that is supervised and specialized in dance, and that is followed in person on Quebec soil, please consult the Dancers: Procedure for dealing with the CNESST page or contact the RQD right away at info@quebecdanse.org to find out how to submit a claim to the CNESST. Requests for coverage will be treated in the strictest confidence.