Federal Association of Teachers of Dancing hosts a number of events and seminars throughout the year as well as the South Pacific Dance Theatre Championships every three years.
In 2009, the Queensland Schools Authority granted recognition for 14 FATD Grades for Years 10, 11 and 12. These appear as extra credits for the students Final Results in Year 10 and 12.
Students apply for a LUI number from their school. Dance studios then forward the students information to TDF office by end of October.