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Important Notice

Candidates taking ADCRG/TCRG/TMRF Examinations from September 1st 2015, the 2014 edition of Ár Rince Céilí is the official text for examinations.

Please click on the links above for applications forms, syllabuses etc.
Future exams will be listed here once confirmed by the Examinations Authority.
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pdf2016 ADCRG Syllabus441.87 KB

pdfTCRG Syllabus 2016372.73 KB

pdfTMRF Syllabus 2016345.31 KB

pdfPayment Document For Exams

pdfADCRG/TCRG/TMRF Exam Fees48.88 KB 

pdfGrade Exam Syllabus 2017715.49 KB

pdfProcedures for Grade Examinations381.27 KB

UPDATE FEBRUARY 10TH 2017

Please be advised that the below exam dates are now open for registration. Applications for the exams as listed below (if not listed as full) can be scanned to me via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or mailed to 68 Amiens St. Dublin 1. Please be advised that further exam dates will be posted and open for registration shortly. I am currenlty working through a very high volume of correspondence and once I am in a position to being admin on the further dates I will post details on our website. Thank you for your patience during this process. CLAIRE GILLESPIE.  

Phoenix (U.S.)  3rd-6th August - ADCRG spaces available only

Los Angeles (U.S) 1st-4th  September - ADCRG spaces available only

Birmingham, July 2017.

ADCRG/TCRG/TMRF Examinations have been confirmed for Birmingham, July 27th-30th 2017. Venue Deatails: Bishop Walsh Catholic School. Wylde Green Road. Sutton, Coldfield, West Midlands. BT76 1QT

Nearest Hotels (no discounted rates) Ramada Penns Lake, Walmley, BT76 1LH. TEL: 0121 235 3111 & New Hall, Walmley Road, BT76 1QX. TEL: 0121 378 2442

pdf2017 ADCRG Application Form 142.24 KB

pdf2017 TCRG Application 478.27 KB

pdf2017 TMRF Application316.63 KB

Payment Document For Exams

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT SPACES AT THESE EXAMINATIONS ARE ALLOCATED AS PER DATE APPLICATION AND FEE HAVE BEEN RECEIVED. 

PLEASE NOTE THAT SPACES AT TCRG/TMRF EXAMS AT THIS LOCATION ARE NOW FULL. 

For further information regarding availability please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Calgary, Canada. September 2017.

ADCRG/TCRG/TMRF Examinations have been confirmed for Calgary, September 14th-17th 2017. Venue Details - Delta Interminal Hotel, Calgary Airport. NOTE - all candidates who are staying at the host hotel MUST book through the official hotel block to get the discounted rate:  BOOKING LINK

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Special thanks to Tourism Calgary and the Calgary Sport Tourism Authority who are supporting this exam.  

Please be advised that spaces at these examinations are allocated as per date application and fee have been received. 

For further information regarding availability and registration please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

pdf2017 ADCRG Application Form 142.24 KB

pdf2017 TCRG Application 478.27 KB

pdf2017 TMRF Application316.63 KB

PLEASE NOTE THAT SPACES AT THE TCRG/TMRF EXAMS AT THIS LOCATION ARE NOW FULL. 

Adelaide, Australia. November 2017.

ADCRG/TCRG/TMRF Examinations have been confirmed for Adelaide, November 2nd-5th 2017. Venue Details - German Club, Flinders St. Adelaide. 

Please be advised that spaces at these exams are allocated as per date application and fee have been received. 

For further information regarding availability and registration please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

pdf2017 ADCRG Application Form 142.24 KB

pdf2017 TCRG Application 478.27 KB

pdf2017 TMRF Application316.63 KB

PLEASE NOTE THAT SPACES AT THE TCRG/TMRF EXAMS AT THIS LOCATION ARE NOW FULL. 

Vienna, Austria December 2017

ADCRG/TCRG/TMRF Examinations havebeen confirmed for Vienna, Austria, December 14th-17th 2017. Venue Details: 

Haus der Barmherzigkeit,Tokiostrasse 4, 1220 Wien, Austria

Please be advised that spaces at these exams are allocated as per date application and fee have been received. 

For further information regarding availability and registration please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

pdf2017 ADCRG Application Form 142.24 KB

pdf2017 TCRG Application 478.27 KB

pdf2017 TMRF Application316.63 KB

PLEASE NOTE THAT SPACES AT TCRG/TMRF EXAMS AT THIS LOCATION ARE NOW FULL. 

Cincinnati, Ohio. September 2017. 

ADCRG/TCRG/TMRF Examinations have been confirmed for Cincinnat, Ohio. September 14th-17th. Venue Details:  Double Tree by Hilton, 6300 East Kemper Road, Cincinnati. 

CALL FOR RATE -  513489-3636 . Run of the House $129.00, King suite $129.00, Double suite $139.00

Please be advised that spaces at these examinations are allocated as per date completed application and fee have received. 

PLEASE NOTE THAT SPACES AT THE ADCRG/TCRG/TMRF EXAMS AT THIS LOCATION ARE NOW FULL. 

For further information regarding availability and registration please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

pdf2017 ADCRG Application Form 142.24 KB

pdf2017 TCRG Application 478.27 KB

pdf2017 TMRF Application316.63 KB

Dublin, Ireland. June 2017 ADCRG/TCRG/TMRF

ADCRG/TCRG/TMRF Examinations have been confirmed for Dublin, 8th-11th June 2017. Venue Details - An Clasac, Alfie Byrne Road, Clontarf. 

Please be advised that spaces at these examinations are allocated as per date completed application and fee have been received. 

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE ADCRG/TCRG/TMRF EXAMS AT THIS LOCATION ARE

NOW FULL. 

For further information regarding availability and registration please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

pdf2017 ADCRG Application Form 142.24 KB

pdf2017 TCRG Application 478.27 KB

pdf2017 TMRF Application 316.04 KB

Additional Information:

ADCRG candidates must provide written proof that he/she has been an active teacher while officially registered with An Coimisiún for a period of 5 full years since he/she achieved the TCRG examination.
(The candidate must list and describe the teaching experience (location and dates) as required on the official application documents. The candidate must provide written confirmation from a third party who is either (a) a fully registered active member of CLRG and the appropriate national and local Irish dancing organizations, who can confirm the teaching experience or (b) a member of the regional council or other CLRG affiliated organization where the teaching experience occurred/occurs. The teaching experience must have occurred within 3 years of submitting the ADCRG application. Teaching which occurred earlier than 3 years prior to submitting the application  will not meet this requirement.

 Effective January 1st 2018, TCRG APPLICANTS:  All candidates must have completed Grades 1 through to 12 to be eligible to take the TCRG examination. Each candidate will be required to submit proof of having taken all twelve grades. This documentation must be submitted with the application.

Repeat Applicants:  (New Applications)

*Who achieve less than 50% in the previous examination. *4th an subsequent examination attempts. *Candidate who has not completed the full examination witinin 5 years of the first attempt.

Rince Aonair: Stepdancing - Practical Test must be taken at the TCRG EXAMINATION.

Effective January 1st, 2018  ADCRG APPLICANTS:  To  be exempt from the dancing section at this examination, candidates MUST HAVE COMPLETED GRADES 1 THROUGH 12 PRIOR TO TAKING THEIR TCRG EXAMINATION AND MUST HAVE PASSED THE DANCING SECTION OF THE TCRG EXAMINATION.

ADCRG candidates who have not completed Grades 1 through 12, MUST STILL TAKE THEIR DANCING SECTION IF THEY DID NOT ACHIEVE 80% OR HIGHER IN THEIR TCRG EXAMINATION SINCE MARCH 2002.