Teachers & Examiners



To help launch our new logo and contemporary branding we have brought forward the launch of our new syllabus from September 2021 to September 2020.  We will be launching these in three exciting Professional Development Days in three different locations.  Please come along to one of these days to see our new logo and new image along with our brand-new syllabus which we are looking forward to sharing.


Professional Development Days as follows:

Belfast – Jurys Inn Great Victoria Street, Belfast Sunday 29th March 2020

London – Croydon Park Hotel Altyre Road, Croydon Saturday 4th April 2020

Birmingham – Crowne Plaza Central Square, Birmingham Sunday 5th April 2020


The days will start with tea and coffee on arrival

New branding and syllabus launch

Q & A on the new syllabus


Workshop giving by an industry professional

Tea and coffee and close

Following the close of the PDD’s in each area there will be a short examiner training session



Workshops as follows:

Belfast – Voice Workshop

London – Musical Theatre Workshop

Birmingham – Acting Workshop


Cost of day £60


Please book early to avoid disappointment by clicking on the links below.




Belfast : Click here to purchase tickets


London : Click here to purchase tickets


Birmingham : Click here to purchase tickets

Teaching in School, Sixthform, College, Stage or Dancing School, Government Organisation, Privately or from Home, we will have Examinations for your Learners!


NEA is a contemporary and innovative, Examinations board, offering progressive, creative exams to challenge and stretch Learners. Teachers who follow the NEA syllabus can be assured that they are giving their Learners the best opportunities for learning, and that they will be bringing out the best in all of them.

NEA Syllabi are well structured, fully progressive and written by experienced teachers and industry professionals.

We have a friendly and dedicated Examinations Team offering a personal service, fully supporting Teachers to support their Learners.

NEA issues Teachers with a unique login enabling them to retrieve their results speedily. Certificates and medals are usually despatched within 7 working days of finalised results.



Presented by the Chief Examiner, Examinations Director and other practitioners NEA offer yearly dynamic and interactive inset / training days in both London and Belfast. NEA can let Teacher’s know what they are looking for when Learners undertake Exams, as well as keep teachers up to date, and review the Syllabus.

Teachers have the opportunity to meet with other teachers, exchange ideas, build themselves a well connected network with those in similar environments, as well as discuss ideas for pieces, learn drama and warm-up games.

Keeping in touch with Teachers is extremely important. NEA welcomes feedback and ideas allowing them to remain up to date, in touch and innovative. NEA syllabi are reviewed every 3 years.