TAC Teacher Candidate Course 2022 Registration

Use the online registration form below to register for Unit 5 or Unit 2/3 combined.  Classes and exams are to be held at Mount Royal University, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.  The classes and exams will be held between Monday, July 18, and Friday, July 29 inclusive.  Special circumstances for candidates wishing to re-sit Units 3 or 5 will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Re-sit candidates should contact Examinations Coordinator Gael Forster at tcc@tac-rscds.org

  • Fees payable here include accommodations, meals, tuition, and exam fees.
  • Unit 5 and Unit 2/3 combined: Sunday, July 17th to Sunday. July 31st (14 nights accommodation and includes the TCW & SS Banquets & Balls).
  • Add additional night's accommodation if you plan to arrive a day early or depart a day later (meals not included, but can be purchased from University food services).
  • Fees will be paid online through the TAC PayPal processor EITHER by credit card OR PayPal account; PLEASE NOTE you have the choice of paying with a credit card within the PayPal payment processor without having a PayPal account.
    • Any candidates wishing to pay by personal cheque should contact the Examinations Coordinator, Gael Forster at tcc@tac-rscds.org
  • Cancellation: All refunds on or before May 20, 2022, will incur a $100 CAD administration fee.  The Summer Events Committee is monitoring the COVID-19 situation and regulations around gatherings and travel.  If TAC or Mount Royal University cancels the event at any point, you will receive a full refund.
  • NO REFUNDS will be given after June 15, 2022, under any circumstances.

Participants are strongly advised to have suitable insurance to cover any loss of fees in the event of illness, injury, inability to attend, delayed arrival, early departure, or any other circumstances.

2022 Candidate Classes
If your country is not listed below, please add your country after city in the above field and leave the default country as Canada.
Email is the preferred means of contacting participants.
Your name tag will be created from the information in the next field, so please enter your first and last names as you wish them to appear on your name tag (even if you already entered the same information at the top of the form).
A list of attendees with name, city, country, and email will be included in the Candidate registration package you receive on arrival. If you do not wish to be included on the list, please select the No button.
Enter your RSCDS membership number. Logging on to the HQ website will display the number if you have created an account: https://www.rscds.org/
If applicable, please enter your TAC membership number.
Enter your RSCDS Branch.
Please enter the month and year of passing Unit 1 (the written paper).
I have been Scottish Country Dancing for:
For Unit 5 Candidates only, please enter the month and year of passing Units 2 and 3.
My current SCD teacher(s)
Enter "self" if you currently teach an SCD class.

Each suite consists of four single bedrooms which share a common sitting and kitchen area. Each pair of bedrooms shares one of two bathrooms in the suite. Please use the box underneath to indicate the name of the person with whom you are willing to share the common bathroom. If you have no suggestions, enter Will Share.
If we cannot match you with a preferred person, we will endeavour to pair participants who share a bathroom with a person of the same sex unless otherwise indicated.
All meals are served buffet style and will automatically include common options such as vegetarian, gluten-free, nut-free. If you have exceptional dietary requirements or allergies that are unlikely to be met with serve-yourself selections, please provide information. Non-resident registration includes lunch and banquet(s) but does not include breakfast or dinner.
Emergency Contact Information. If the person you normally name as your emergency contact is also attending TAC Summer Events with you, please add a second non-attendee contact in the following box, with names separated by a punctuation mark e.g. James Smith (spouse); Susan Brown (daughter-in-law)
Please provide telephone number(s) for the person(s) named above as your emergency contact(s).

Queries and Comments If you have a time-sensitive query requiring immediate feedback, contact Gael Forster Teacher Candidate Coordinator, directly at tcc@tac-rscds.org. Less pressing queries entered in the Queries box will be addressed as soon as possible.
By selecting "Yes", I confirm that I am fully vaccinated, including a booster. As COVID protocols may change at the local, provincial, or national level, please visit the TAC website for any updates.
Event Fee(s)
Extra nights' accommodations are available starting on Friday, July 15, 2022, for the full Unit 2/3 or Unit 5 courses. Extra nights' accommodations are also available for nights following the course on Sunday, July 31, 2022 Additional nights are $55 per night for accommodations. Meals are not included but can be purchased at campus and area dining halls.