Salsa Dancing
Teaching The Basics
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Salsa Dancing: Teaching the Basics

Salsa is a lively and enjoyable dance. The basic step is the foundation of Salsa Dancing; it is fun and as easy as 1-2-3_5-6-7.

The goal is to stimulate and enhance student learning of basic Salsa dance; provide the student a physical activity that is fun and interesting. Students will see the benefits of physical fitness, the confidence building, and self-esteem Salsa dancing brings.


At the end of the course, the trainee will be able to properly execute the basic Salsa step with and without music, demonstrate the counts to basic Salsa step, and identify each step in the sequence.

  • Learn the basic Salsa step 
  • Identify each step in the sequence of dance
  • Demonstrate counts to the basic Salsa step
  • Execute the basic Salsa step

For information about the history and different Salsa styles click on the hyperlinks located at the right sidebar. For music to practice and listen to the distinct Salsa sound, click on the Salsa Music for Practice link.

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