Partner Organisations

Quality Assurance

We’re proud to work with some of the most innovative organisations across the Creative Industries, providing access to regulated qualifications.

RSL is regulated by all four United Kingdom official regulators (Ofqual, Qualification Wales, CCEA and SQA Accreditation), and has regulated qualifications as part of the European Qualifications Framework.

RSL has developed a structure and process over many years for effective quality assurance of exam boards working in the performing arts. By offering regulated qualifications, you can increase your student numbers, appeal to a global audience and maximise your learner retention.

Why work with RSL Awards?

  • Your candidates can achieve UCAS Points to enhance their university application
  • Expert quality assurance of your qualifications from Entry Level – Level 6
  • Receive an RSL Health Check – receiving guidance on your existing syllabuses, policies and examination processes
  • Fast and efficient on-going support from the RSL head office team
  • Receive exclusive candidate certificates featuring your business name (currently in hard copy format only)
  • Support with enquiries & appeals
  • Bespoke training available to up-skill your team

Please get in touch with for more information and to discuss how your organisation can access regulated qualifications.

PAA Male Dancer

Who do we work with?

The Professional Teachers of Dancing

The Professional Teachers of Dancing is an examining board and teaching society specialising in a broad spectrum of genres who provide training for teachers and examiners to promote knowledge, performance and enjoyment of dance. The society has expanded throughout the UK, and is well established in many countries worldwide.


UKAdance are an awarding body validated by the Council for Dance, Drama and Musical Theatre, assisting dance teachers worldwide by providing their pupils with Achievement Awards for all ages & abilities in all styles of dance & drama. Their Teaching Qualifications encourage and support members to establish and develop their business.

Griffin College London

Griffin College London is a leading Exam board and independent education non-profit organisation, that has been providing assessments with the vision to support Communities and encourage social cohesion in Academic, Language and Performing Arts Sector.

Oriental Fine Arts Academy of London

The Oriental Fine Arts Academy of London (OFAAL) is Europe’s leading examination board for the traditional South Indian Fine Arts. With over twenty-five centres across Europe offering examinations in subjects ranging from miruthangam to bharathanatyam, OFAAL offers students of all ages the opportunity to formalise their learning through preparing for and gaining recognised qualifications.

The Dang Theatre and Dance Syllabus

The Dang Theatre and Dance Syllabus has been developed following years of successfully training students to be employed in the industry. The Dang has recognised the need for an innovative and modern progression for aspiring musical theatre performers and has created a progressive grade structure following industry and educational consultation.


I-PATH (International Performing Arts & Theatre) is one of the fastest growing Performing Arts examination boards internationally. I-PATH has schools throughout Europe, Asia, Australasia, North America and Africa. They provide teachers with the training to deliver their syllabi and programmes of studies in many dance disciplines, singing, acting, musical theatre and public speaking.

Russian Ballet Society

The Russian Ballet Society was founded to promote the teaching of the Legat System of Ballet, a dynamic and artistic style created by Nicolas Legat. The Legat System of Classical Ballet is a free-flowing style with a strong basic technique, developed through a constant variation of enchaînements. (Please note that the Russian Ballet Society are in no way linked to the country of Russia)

PAA Dancers
PAA Performer

Dr Padma Rahulan, Founder / CEO at Griffin College London

“On the back of RSL’s global strength, Griffin College has been able to reach out to various parts of the world and both of our brands are being embraced by wider audiences”

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Digital Files

For the RSL shop we’ve chosen the most widely used media for ease of use and flexibility when transferring across different devices.

Every complete digital book (e.g. Electric Guitar Grade 1) includes:

  • PDF sheet music
  • MP3 audio
  • Supporting tests

Download Limits

We know downloading digital content can be frustrating at times which is why we’ve given you multiple chances to download your audio and sheet music.

Each complete digital book purchased includes:

  • 5 audio downloads
  • 3 sheet music downloadsThis means if you misplace your content, or if your download times-out, you’ll still have plenty of attempts to download your content.

Purchase Options

1. Hard Copy

The hard copy or paperback version can be purchased from our shop for shipping to the UK. Orders for shipping to other countries can be placed via The paperback version includes everything you need for your exam in one essential book, including sheet music, a code for access to MP3 audio and complete supporting tests.

2. Digital Download (where applicable)

Digital downloads is the most popular way of purchasing and downloading a Rockschool book, track or supporting test. Rockschool digital book downloads come complete with PDF sheet music, MP3 audio and supporting tests for instant accessibility on all your favourite devices.

Note: Digital sheet music is stamped with your email address and order number.

3. Digital Download + E-Book Access

The RSL e-books, utilising Learning Platform technology powered by MatchMySound, are the ultimate practise tool, giving you the ability to master your instrument like never before.

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