How to teach Family Yoga

How to teach Family Yoga

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Train with Children's Yoga Tree to teach yoga to families through a 3 hour CPD training workshop

Workshop will include:

Structure, Planning & Themes for Family Yoga
Working with different age groups
Mindfulness, Meditation and Yin Yoga for Families
Safe Teaching of Acrobatics and Partner poses
How to Hold the Space with different ages

This workshop is suitable for qualified yoga teachers and children's yoga teachers

Workshop will take place at a private studio in Streatham:
10 minute walk from Streatham Hill overgroundstation
15 minute bus drive from Balham underground (Northern Line) and 15 minute bus drive from Brixton underground (Victoria Line)

Booking is essential as we have limited spaces available.
Please email info@childrensyogatree.net to book your spot.
Cost: £35

90 Hour Children's Yoga Teacher Training

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Children's Yoga Tree's 90 hour Teacher Training

London Feb-Oct 2018

Location: 47 Hoadly Road, Streatham, SW16 1AE

Dates:  

Foundation Course: 15th - 18th Feb 2018, follow up w/e: 24th & 25th March 2018 Cost: £550

Advanced Course: 30th Aug - 2nd Sept 2018 & 6th & 7th Oct: Cost: £650

In order to certify for the full 90hr training you will need to complete both the basic and and advanced modules. If you have your 200hr YTT and have at least 6 months experience in teaching children's yoga or have already certified with another children's yoga teacher training then you qualify to skip the basic modules and do the advanced modules.

Spaces are limited so booking in advance is essential.

Foundation Course:

Module 1: Development of the Child

  • Anatomy for children
  • Physical development of the child
  • Social and emotional development of the child
  • Physical and mental benefits of yoga for children

Contact hours with Chartered Level 2 Teacher: 10 hours
Contact hours with other teachers/specialists: 2 hours
Non- Contact hours: 2 hours
Module Total: 14 hours

Module 2: Managing Behaviour

  • How to hold the space and project confidence
  • Using praise and positive reinforcement
  •  Creating a behaviour toolkit

    Contact hours with Chartered Level 2 Teacher: 5 hrs
    Contact hours with other teachers/specialists: 3 hrs
    Module Total: 8 hours

Module 3: Class Planning

  • How to structure a class and create themes
  • Balancing planning and spontaneity
  • Bringing nature into your classes
  • Creating a toolkit of props & music
  • Teaching yoga in schools: early years, KS1, KS2

Contact hours with Chartered Level 2 Teacher: 5 hours
Contact hours with other teachers/specialists: 2 hours
Non- Contact hours: 1 hours
Module Total: 8 hours

Module 4: Marketing your Business

  • How to promote yourself as a yoga teacher
  • Yoga teacher ethics
  • Social media presence
  • How to approach schools and studios
  • How to conduct yourself as a yoga teacher in schools
  • Rules and regulations of schools

Contact hours with Chartered Level 2 Teacher: 4 hours
Contact hours with other teachers/specialists: 2 hours
Module Total: 6 hours

Module 5: Mindfulness for Children

  • Benefits of Mindfulness for children
  • Mindful games, breathing exercises & yoga inspired craft activities

Contact hours with Chartered Level 2 Teacher: 9 hours
Contact hours with other teachers/specialists: 2 hours
Module Total: 11 hours

Advanced Course:

Module 6: Family Yoga

  • Benefits of family yoga
  • Planning classes for different age groups
  • Therapeutic poses
  • Acrobatic poses
  • Creating family yoga workshops

Contact hours with Chartered Level 2 Teacher: 6 hours
Contact hours with other teachers/specialists: 3 hours
Module Total: 9 hours

Module 7: Yin Yoga for Children

  • How to develop a calm emotionally safe space for your class
  • Creating yin sequences
  • How to teach pranayama to children
  • Using child –friendly affirmations and mudras
  • Using circle time to encourage emotional development
  • How to teach meditation to different age groups

Contact hours with Chartered Level 2 Teacher: 7 hours
Contact hours with other teachers/specialists: 2 hours
Non- Contact hours: 2 hours
Module Total: 9 hrs

Module 8: Philosophy for Children

  • How Yoga philosophy benefits children
  • Using philosophical language appropriately for different age groups
  • Eight Limbs of Yoga, Yamas & Niyamas and their practical application through themes, games and group activities

 Contact hours with Chartered Level 2 Teacher:  3 hours
Contact hours with other teachers/specialists: 3 hours
Non- Contact hours: 4 hours
Module Total: 10

Module 9: Special Needs

  • How to identify and support children with special needs in a class environment
  • Encouraging inclusivity in your classes
  • Use of language and body language
  • Identifying and supporting visual & kinetic learners
  • Special Needs Toolkit
  • A mutidisciplinary approach

Contact hours with Chartered Level 2 Teacher:  6 hours
Contact hours with other teachers/specialists: 3 hours
Module Total: 9 hrs

Module 10: Creativity & Yoga Play

  • The importance of creativity and play in the development of the child
  • Developing your creativity as a teacher
  • Writing stories and visualisations
  • Using games, partner and group poses and themes to inspire creativity in children

    Contact hours with Chartered Level 2 Teacher:  3 hours
    Contact hours with other teachers/specialists: 3 hours
    Module Total: 6 hrs

 

CHILDREN’S YOGA TREE 90 HOUR TEACHER TRAINING POLICY DOCUMENT

Practice Experience

•    Students should have at least 3 years of yoga self-practice before embarking on the course

Booking

•    A non-refundable deposit of £150 is required at the time of booking in order to secure your space on the training.

•    The full amount is due one month before the course starts.

•    Applications will be assessed on the entry requirements and will be approved on a first come first serve basis.

•    Children’s Yoga Tree reserves the right to refuse a place to students who have not paid their deposit or full fees by the required date.

•    Fees include all teaching and provision of a full Children’s Yoga Tree Teacher Training Manual.

•    The course does not cover the costs of travel, accommodation or food.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Teaching and Insurance

•    Training and assessment by a qualified Yoga Alliance Professional Chartered Level 2 Teacher

•    Subsidised Trainee membership with Yoga Alliance Professionals

•    Subsidised join up fee to Yoga Alliance Professionals (YAP), saving of £35.00 if membership upgraded within 14 days of graduation

  •    Members are given a membership with Yoga Alliance Proffesionals called affililates membership which is £49.00

Refund Policy

•    Deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable.

•    Full cost is 100% refundable if cancellation is made 2 months before.

•    Full cost is transferable.

•    To cancel booking please email info@childrensyogatree.com

During the Course

•    100% attendance of the course is required to gain a Teacher Training Certificate

•    All assignments and coursework should be completed by the end of the course to pass the course

•    If students are unable to complete the required assignments and coursework due to unforeseen circumstances, extension can be granted at the discretion of the Trainers

•    If any part of a module is missed, arrangements must be made with the Trainer as early as possible to make up these lessons privately at the student’s own cost

•    It is expected that students will complete daily yoga practice throughout the duration of the course

Cancellation of Course

•    If Children’s Yoga Tree have to cancel a course we will aim to give you at least 1 month’s notice and fees are refundable or transferable to other Children’s Yoga Tree courses.

Code of Conduct for Students

•    The Children’s Yoga Tree Code of Conduct is a declaration of acceptable, ethical and professional behaviour.

•    Students are expected to observe the following values and ethical goals during the training:

·       Tolerance and respect for oneself and the group

·       100% effort and focus on learning

·       Fostering the spirit of play and creativity

·       Commitment to developing resilience and calm

·       Co-operating and sharing with others to create a learning community

•    Students are expected to sign the Children’s Yoga Tree Code of Conduct policy prior to starting training and  uphold the Code of Conduct throughout the course

All students must comply with the requirements of the Code of Conduct failure to do could result in disqualification from completing your course

Code of Conduct for Teachers

•    Teachers will ensure that safe and effective teaching is available to students

•     Where appropriate, teachers will refer students to seek alternative instruction, advice, treatment, or direction for any matters not within the scope of the training course