6 day children’s yoga teacher training  (advanced level)

Overview

 

 

This 6-day advanced children’s yoga teacher training will continue to nurture your knowledge and understanding of children’s yoga.

 

We delve into the world of anatomy and physiology, basic first aid and more advanced poses. We will explore mindfulness and meditation for children, as well as writing guided imagery. You will learn further classroom management, nutrition and healthy living, plus social and emotional development, group and partner poses.

 

The second half of this 6 day children’s yoga teacher training focuses on working with teens and understanding their development through the ages 12-16 years. This will also include learning about students with additional needs, exploring pranayama, vinyasa, massage and nutrition. After mind mapping, lesson planning and creating original guided imagery with your group, you will teach a hands-on teen yoga class.

 

Throughout the training, your own yoga practice and inner exploration will continue to deepen. Together we will look further at how to get your classes up and running, how best to approach schools, setting up your yoga business and tackling social media. We also look forward to introducing you to some great guest teachers.

 

The 6 day children’s yoga teacher training is open to students who have completed the YogaBeez 4 day foundation course or if you have undertaken any other specific children’s yoga training courses with a minimum of 32 hours and have at least 6 months teaching practice you might also be eligible to join – contact us for details.

Curriculum – advanced training

 

By undertaking this 6 day children’s yoga teacher training you will have knowledge of the following areas:

  • Social and emotional development (ages 5 -11)
  • Yoga poses and breath work suitable for primary school age
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Affirmations and guided imagery
  • Mindfulness and meditation for all ages
  • Partner poses and group games
  • Nutrition and healthy living
  • Props, music and books
  • Mind mapping and lesson planning
  • Classroom management
  • Anatomy and physiology of adolescents – development through the teens
  • The changes in the brain
  • Neuroscience and Mindfulness
  • Teen stress and media influence
  • Yoga asana and vinyasa
  • Pranayama for teens
  • Restorative Yoga and Massage
  • Chakras, chanting, mudras and mantras
  • Intro to Yoga for children with additional needs
  • Tips for setting up your Yoga practice
  • Contacting schools and social media
  • Basic first aid, health and safety, insurance
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