Here’s what you get with PRO Membership


Full access to the first online traditional music teacher training course, A Framework for Teaching & Learning Irish Traditional Music


Access to our community membership forums and discussions


Interactive Q&A sessions with Liz Doherty and guests


Member-exclusive web/podcasts, webinars, blogs and live events


Ongoing replay access


Full access to the TradLABB Cards Course


Full access to all NEW courses, resources & teaching & learning supports


Opportunities to learn from teaching, education and business experts


Selected discounts on I Teach Trad courses, events and products


Digital badge for community membership

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Money back guarantee

Not sure, but want to try out our online community? Then sign up now, and email us within the first 30 days of joining if you change your mind. Your money will be refunded right away.


Pause your subscription

If you want to take a break from regular payments, you can pause your subscription at any time from within your membership account.


Hassle-free cancellation

Although we would be sorry to see you go, it’s easy for you to cancel your subscription at any time from within your membership account.

Do you need more information?
No problem! Ask us anything

How much is it?

Our Pro membership package (which includes the first online teacher training course for Irish traditional music teachers) costs €39.99 per month or €399.99 annually (this includes 2 months FREE membership).

All prices are quoted and charged in Euros.

And, of course, you can cancel at any time and you won’t be charged for the following month/year.

How does the 30-day money back guarantee work?

If you decide, for whatever reason, that our community is not the right fit for you, you can change your mind within the first 30 days. Simply email us at and we will issue you a full refund.

What if I want to upgrade/downgrade?

By upgrading to Pro membership you continue to get full access to all of the community forums, discussions and content (the Hub). In addition, you now get access to the first online training course for Irish traditional music teachers, A Framework for Teaching & Learning Irish Traditional Music. 

You can downgrade from Pro to FREE membership at any time. Please note: access to the online course is NOT available once you become a FREE member.  

Is this community for new or experienced teachers?

Our community welcomes anyone who is teaching traditional music, no matter how little or how much experience you have. We all need a little support now and again. So come and join us and find the help and support you need to help you do your best teaching

I’ve never really invested in myself as a teacher before. Why now?

As traditional music teachers we never really had an opportunity before to come together regularly to talk teaching. So, if you are tired of going it alone, then this is an investment in yourself and your professional practice.

Consider your subscription as a monthly business expense as well as a core element of your continuing professional development. Other professionals such as school teachers, doctors and  accountants engage with, and invest in, their professional development all the time. Now we have the chance to do so as well. Can you afford not to join? 

Why a paid subscription and not a Facebook group?

This members-only community includes forums that are designed around your specific needs as a traditional music teacher. There are no distractions and you can focus on asking the questions you want. You will always get a response from other members and/or our community leaders and moderators. 

The other advantage is that you can easily search our community site for information on any area of teaching. This means you can access tips and advice quickly and easily.  

In addition to our  community forums and discussions there is lots more content in the form of blogs, web/podcasts, Q&A sessions and live events.

Is all the content already there?

For our Pro members, the teacher training course, A Framework for Teaching & Learning Irish Traditional Music, is immediately ready to access.

The conversation has started, and our FREE and Pro members have instant access to all existing content. Everything is archived and accessible through our HUB (blogs, webcasts etc.) and within the Forums (which are fully searchable). Content will build as the community builds and grows. New material will be added regularly.

What happens when I join?

Once you join – you are in!

You’ll be invited to take a short tour of the site as part of our onboarding process. 

Then you can jump right in to the forums and introduce yourself.

You can explore previous content in the Hub (blogs, web/podcasts).

Browse the conversations in the forums (discussions on various teaching-related topics.)

Connect with other members.

And, most importantly, start getting involved in the conversations. 

How do I earn a digital badge?

Join our community and receive a digital badge. This is issued in recognition of  CPD (continuing professional development) undertaken by Irish traditional music teachers

Digital badges are a way for you to demonstrate that you are committed to your teaching practice – to constantly up-skilling and keeping your practice fresh, current, relevant. 

Digital Badges can be displayed or shared online as part of your email signature or via social media sites such as LinkedIn

How do I get value for money and make my membership work for me?

We will keep you up-to-date with what’s going on with a weekly round-up of highlights from discussions, blogs and web/podcasts.  

As with any online membership community you’ll soon find the approach that suits you best. Maybe you will like to check in every day to see what’s happening. Or, maybe you prefer to schedule time once or twice a week. Whichever you choose, make that YOUR time for your professional development as a traditional music teacher.  And, of course, don’t forget to put the dates for our live events in your diary. You won’t want to miss out!