The Creative Academy is a not-for profit organisation which is managed through Slough Borough Council. The Creative Academy has successfully positioned its course as an affordable alternative to University and Vocational School dance training with a strong industry focus and a minimum of 30 contact hours practical training a week. The Ba (Hons) and FdA Dance courses are validated by The University of West London (London College of Music).  The BA (HONS) Dance provided by Creative Academy is endorsed by the Council for Dance Education and Training and has approved centre status from Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing.