Part 1 - 50 hr Introductory Training
This training is your big leap into teaching kids yoga- it is a 50 hour foundational kids yoga teacher training program that will certify you to teach children and youth (from ages 2 to 16). This will be the beginning of your journey.
This training is part 1 of 2 in our complete training. Please note you are not required to take both part 1 and part 2 and/or register for both courses at the same time.
Total Training: 50 hrs
6 Hours Pre-Requisite Reading & Preparation
27 In-Class Hours
6 Hours Online Observation of Classes
3 Hours Practicum Teaching (can be recorded & sent in)
8 Hours Allocated to Assignments & Lesson Planning
Learn about Kids Yoga as a specialty - why it exists, benefits to children & youth, holistic and 'upstream' approach to health.
Uncover personal blockages and determine your 'WHY', direction, and purpose as a teacher.
Provide tools for reflection, self-awareness, and discovery.
Find support in finding your voice and confidence.
Re-discover your Inner Child and how to create + play with movement.
Formulate strong, creative & engaging lesson plans.
Become familiar with Alignment Principles, posture breakdown, and queuing for various ages.
Be encouraged to explore postures in depth and learn how to effectively communicate to different ages- be able to provide adjustments, alternatives, and make your students feel connected & comfortable.
Explore yogic philosophy and how these lessons translate on and off the mat.
Incorporating mindfulness, breathing and meditation techniques.
Learn how to sustain your teaching and the basic business of kids & youth yoga.
Narrow your focus and find your niche: discovering your purpose and direction for working with children & youth.
Detailed curriculum is provided upon confirmation of registration.
PART 1: Introduction to Kids Yoga
PART 2: Techniques, Training & Practice
PART 3: Teaching Methodology
PART 4: Anatomy and Physiology
PART 5: Yoga Philosophy, Ethics, Practice, and Connection
PART 6: Supplementary Teaching Tools
SUPERVISED PRACTICUM & STUDY
A 50% non-refundable deposit is required at the time of booking. Your deposit can be transferred to an alternative training date in the event that you should need to withdraw your registration.
Payment plans are available. Please note that payment plans must be set up at least 2 weeks in advance of the 3-day training weekend. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
UPAKARMA Teacher Training Manual
All Supplies Needed
UPAKARMA Youth Yoga Teacher Certificate (upon completion)
Upcoming Upakarma Trainings
Friday 16th October - Sunday 18th October
8:00am - 6:00pm daily
at Wymbin Yoga
*Registration deadline: October 2nd 2020
Please use the booking tool below to sign up before the registration deadline.
BONUS! Register for both Upakarma + Vrddhi modules at the same time to receive a 10% discount!
Please email so we can apply the discount to your cart.
Contact the team! We are here to support you + are so excited for your journey to begin.
(403) 452 2549