Children’s Yoga Teacher Training

 

YogaBeez is a registered Children’s Yoga School offering accredited teacher trainings and workshops. These are available to yoga teachers, nursery, primary and secondary school teachers, therapists, parents or anyone who would like to share yoga and mindfulness with children. Courses are all accredited with Yoga Alliance International and certification is recognised worldwide.

YogaBeez offers:

  • 4-day Foundation Course teaching yoga and mindfulness to children aged 2-12 yrs.
  • 6-day Advanced Training… delving deeper into yourself as a yoga and mindfulness teacher for toddlers, children, teenagers and young people with additional needs.

  • The 95 hour Children’s Yoga Teacher Training, which is accredited by Yoga Alliance International is made up of the Foundation and Advanced trainings with a mentorship programme.
  • Yoga Workshops for Schools – INSET day trainings, Yoga Tools for Nursery and Primary Schools and Healthy Living Week Yoga Days.

Our unique YogaBeez method incorporates the ethics and philosophy of traditional yoga and mindfulness, blending them with today’s curriculum requirements.

 

If you are interested in a career of teaching yoga to children or simply want to incorporate yoga into your classroom, sports-field, home or therapy sessions, contact us to find out more!

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Foundation Course

This 4-day Foundation Teacher training is available to yoga teachers, nursery and primary school teachers, therapists or parents who want to start introducing yoga into the lives of children. It focuses on nursery, preschool and primary school age children and teaches the foundations for teaching a well-rounded yoga class.

 

YogaBeez incorporates all aspects of the traditional yoga practice blended with Montessori philosophy and works of Howard Gardner and Thich Nhat Hanh to educate, exercise and empower the WHOLE child.

 

Two year’s prior yoga practice and some experience with children are advisable, however, every applicant will be considered.

  • Brief history of Yoga
  • Practice and play with essential warm ups and child appropriate yoga poses
  • Explore and recognise the power of proper breathing
  • Introduction of Mindfulness and meditation to children
  • Mindful or Mind-full
  • Affirmations
  • Stress management and Relaxation
  • Partner poses and group yoga games
  • Explore yoga with music and books
  • Benefits of yoga and mindfulness for children
  • Discover the stages of childdevelopment (ages 2-11)
  • Understand, educate and exercise the ‘WHOLE’child – incorporatingthe classroom curriculum
  • Discover the educators at the root of this programme– i.e. Maria Montessori, Howard Gardner, etc
  • Classroom management
  • Ethics of being a good teacher
  • Observation, discussion, preparation and jointly teaching a lesson (ages 2-6)
  • Tips for starting up your career as a children’s yoga teacher

LONDON

Date:               6th– 9thDecember 2018

Time:              10am – 6pm daily

Venue:           Level Six

Fee:                 £600

EB Fee:          £550 until 11thOctober 2018

 

Date:               21st– 24thMarch 2019

Time:              10am – 6pm daily

Venue:           Peckham Rye

Fee:                 £600

EB Fee:          £550 until 24thJan 2019

 

Date:              30thMay- 2ndJune 2019

Time:              10am – 6pm daily

Venue:           Richmond Upon Thames

Fee:                 £600

EB Fee:          £550 until 4thApril 2019

 

Date:              25th– 28thJuly 2019

Time:              10am – 6pm daily

Venue:           Peckham Rye

Fee:                 £600

EB Fee:          £550 until 30thMay 2019

SOUTH AFRICA – Cape Town

Date:               15th– 18thDecember 2018

Time:               10am – 6pm daily

Venue:           196 Victoria, Woodstock

Fee:                  R6500 or early bird R6000

Contact:          Suzi Seha – suziseha@gmail.com

 

SOUTH AFRICA – Johannesburg

Date:               9th– 12thMay 2019

Time:               10am – 6pm daily

Venue:           TBC

Fee:               R6500 or early bird R6000

NAMIBIA – Windhoek

Date:               12 – 15thOctober 2018

Time:              10am – 6pm daily

Venue:           Windhoek

Fee:                  NAD6500 or early bird NAD 6000

Contact:         Suzi Seha – suziseha@gmail.com

FINLAND – Helsinki

Date:               2019 dates TBC

Time:              10am – 6pm daily

Venue:           Shanti JoogaKoulu, Helsinki

Fee:                 €700 or early bird special of €650

Contact:        Heli Hietanen – joogasiemen@gmail.com

AUSTRIA – Vienna

Date:               4th– 7thJuly 2019

Time:               10am – 6pm daily

Venue:           Bali Yoga

Fee:                 €700 or early bird special of €650

Contact:         Birgit Coufal – birgit.coufal@gmx.at

UK – London

Date:               6th– 9thDecember 2018

Fee:                 £600

EB Fee:          £550 until 11thOctober 2018

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Date:               21st– 24thMarch 2019

Fee:                 £600

EB Fee:          £550 until 24thJan 2019

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Date:              30thMay- 2ndJune 2019

Fee:                 £600

EB Fee:          £550 until 4thApril 2019

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Date:              25th– 28thJuly 2019

Time:              10am – 6pm daily

EB Fee:          £550 until 30thMay 2019

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NAMIBIA – Windhoek

Date:               12 – 15thOctober 2018

Fee:                  NAD6500 or early bird NAD 6000

Contact:         Suzi Seha – suziseha@gmail.com

 

SOUTH AFRICA – Cape Town

Date:               15th– 18thDecember 2018

Fee:                  R6500 or early bird R6000

Contact:         Suzi Seha – suziseha@gmail.com

 

SOUTH AFRICA – Johannesburg

Date:               21st– 24thMarch 2019

Fee:                 R6500 or early bird R6000

Contact:        Bryony Duckitt- info@yogabeez.com

 

AUSTRIA – Vienna

Date:               4th– 7thJuly 2019

Fee:                  €700 or early bird special of €650

Contact:         Birgit Coufal

 

FINLAND – Helsinki

Date:               2019 dates TBC

Fee:                 €700 or early bird special of €650

Contact:        Heli Hietanen – joogasiemen@gmail.com

YogaBeez advanced children's and teen yoga teacher training - tree of life mindful movement
Advanced Course

This 6-day advanced 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, more advanced poses, mindfulness and meditation for children, writing guided imagery, further classroom management, nutrition and healthy living, social and emotional development, group and partner poses.

 

The second half of the training focuses on working with teens, their development through the ages 12-16 years, students with special 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 and we will look further at getting your classes up and running, contacting schools, setting up your yoga business, social media etc. We also look forward to introducing you to some great guest teachers.

 

The advanced training is open to students who have completed the Foundation Course.

 

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 – email us for details.

  • 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 special needs
  • Tips for setting up your Yoga practice
  • Contacting schools and social media
  • Basic first aid, health and safety, insurance

Advanced Training Dates:

UK – London

Date: 16th to 21stFebruary 2019

Time: 9:30am – 6:30pm daily

Venue: Gaia Studio, Peckham Rye, London SE154LF

Fee: £850 or early bird £800

 

Date: 6th to 11stApril 2019

Time: 9:30am – 6:30pm daily

Venue: Gaia Studio, Peckham Rye, London SE154LF

Fee: £850 or early bird £800

Advanced Training Dates:

UK – London

Date:               16th-21stFebruary 2019

Fee:                 £850 or early bird £800

EB Fee:           £800 until 20thDecember 2018

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Date:               6th to 11stApril 2019

Fee:                 £850 or early bird £800

EB Fee:           £800 until 11th February 2019

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Continued Professional Development

These one day or weekend workshops are for trained children’s yoga teachers wishing to refresh or add to their current skills.

 

Exciting new workshops on Self Care of the Teacher, Mindfulness in the Classroom, Compassionate communication, Family Yoga and more … Coming soon … watch this space.

YogaBeez is a Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider (YACEP) - YACEP logo
YogaBeez is a Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider (YACEP) - YACEP logo
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