Janet Lee Chapman

Janet Lee Chapman F&EUKA, FIDTA
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Janet started dancing at 2yrs old with Tap and Ballet and by 6 yrs old Ballroom and Latin at the famous Redmond’s School of Dance, She dance and competed till she was 18. After a few years working as a nurse she returned to dance and studied Ballroom and Latin coaching with the acclaimed Eric Lashbrooke qualifying in 1989 as a Ballroom coach with the ADA and 1996 as a Latin coach with the UKA were she has gone on to be a fellow and Examiner and in 2009  she became a fellow of the IDTA in both Ballroom and Latin. Work has included teaching and choreographing in schools, gyms, colleges,  including Lancaster University and individual tuition both freelance and as part of both the “JLC Dance Ltd” team ” , TV work and a spell as a performance artist in the Tate


Janet came runner up in the Dance Today Dance Teacher of the Year 2017 Awards
Janet’s Qualifications
  • Examiner Ballroom & Theatre UKA
  • Fellow  Latin American IDTA & UKA
  • Fellow  Latin American UKA  & UKA
  • Associate Ballroom ADA
    Licentiate Freestyle Disco IDTA &UKA
  • Associate Street Dance IDTA
  • Associate Rock ‘n’ Roll IDTA
  • Registered Coach Argentine Tango UKA
  • Associate Cheer-leading IDTA
  • Registered Coach American Smooth & Rhythm UKA
  • Registered Coach Oriental Dance UKA
  • MMEL Instructor Tip Tap Toe & Groovey movers
  • MMEL Instructor Melody Movement & Little Bear Feet,
  • MMEL Instructor First, Foundation, & Junior Ballet


  • E.C.Dip.(Pilates Trainer Professional Diploma)
  • Weight loss Coach
  • M.L.P.Dip. (Certified Personal Trainer )
  • UK Anti-Doping Accredited Adviser 2016
  • Zumba Fitness Instructor Basic,
  • Zumba Fitness Instructor Core, Glutes & Burst,
  • Zumba Fitness Instructor Indian, Caribbean &Brazilian,                                    
  • Zumba Plate Instructor
  • OU Three principles of a coaching approach Level 1
  • OU Dance Skills – Level 2
  • OU LETS: A community development Level 1
  • UKA Child Awareness Protection
  • OU Working with young people in sport & exercise Level 2
  • Inspiring positive behaviour in sport Sports UK
  • Basic Anatomy for dance
  • What is bio mechanics
  • First Aid- Level 2 Emergency 2015
  • First Aid- Level 3 Paediatric 2015
  • Let’s Respect an introduction to Dementia
  • Sports for all Disability Inclusion Training
  • NYSCB & CYSCB Safeguarding Basic
Associations memberships 
United Kingdom Alliance of Professional Teachers of Dance
International Dance Teachers Association
Ballroom Dancers Federation International
National Dance Teachers Association,British Ballroom Dancers Federation
Melody Movement Early
Protecting SportDance Promoters Association
People Dancing the foundation for community dance
Insurance etc….
DBS checked No 001576341823
Insurance- People Dancing the foundation for community dance

Janet is deaf having started to lose her hearing as a young adult she became completely deaf in her 30’s and these days she wears two BAHA’s to help her hear,  she is also a very good lip reader, if you have any disability she will be there to help just ask. Dance is for all.

Janet Works out of JLC Dance Blackpool’s Premier Ballroom School were she is Principal of both JLC Dance Ltd and Butterflies Ltd


JLC Dance is approximately 3.7 miles from the Blackpool Tower, and 2.6 miles from Blackpool Airport, the number 16 bus stops outside and numbers 3, 4, and 14 stop in the local area situated on the Spen Business Park near the end of the M55.

If coming into Blackpool on the M55 turn right at the roundabout with the Helter Skelter statue on it, you will pass Speed’s Mercedes Garage on the right and Feblands. on the left. Spen Business Park is about 100m. further down on the left, entrance is via the car park.

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