Kids’ Yoga Teacher Training
This Kids’ Yoga Teacher Training (Singapore) is specifically designed for individuals who wish to be certified. The course is open to yoga teachers, fitness professionals, school/child-care teachers and others who love working with children. Participants in Kids’ yoga certification course will learn fun-filled ways to engage kids of all ages, providing them with the necessary tools to live a healthy, peaceful and well-balanced life through yoga.
Our approach to kid’s yoga incorporates the use of asana, pranayama, dance, props, music, art, games, storytelling, and imagination to stimulate children’s senses, while stretching and strengthening their developing bodies.
We learn to have FUN so we can share yoga in a positive way.
Fees at 38% off! Sign up now!
4 days, 6 hours daily
Weekend: Sat & Sun mornings 8am to 12noon
- Course hours: 16 hrs
- Homework: 8 hours
- Self-study & research: 6 hrs
- Teaching practice: 10 hours
- TOTAL HOURS: 40 hours
- Participants from all walks of life are welcome.
- Willingness to become a kid again and have fun!
1. General Background in the Specialty Area:
- Benefits of children’s yoga
- How to teach children from different age groups (ages 2-4, 4-6, 7-9, 10-12, 13-15) and mixed age groups
- Understanding the different developmental stages
- How to communicated effectively with parents, guardians and teachers
2. Techniques, Training and Practice
- Basic Hatha Vinyasa/ Ashtanga asanas and sequences, alignment, pranayama and meditation techniques
- Asana sequences and creative movement routines appropriate to age group and developmental stage
- Proper alignment and modifications specific to age group and developmental stage
- Learning children’s yoga sequencing techniques
- Understanding asana and pranayama contraindications in children
- Application and teaching of relaxation techniques
- Use of games, books and activities
- Incorporation of music, songs and chanting
3. Teaching Methodology
- Kids’ Yoga Course begins with yoga lesson planning
- Organisation of games and activities
- Learning behavioral classroom management techniques
- Communication with children from different age groups and children with special needs
- Understanding the different needs and conditions of special needs children
- Applying modifications to accommodate special needs children
- Using songs, stories and other activities to express Yogic principles and asanas
4. Anatomy and Physiology
- Understanding childhood developmental anatomy and physiology
- Application of childhood developmental anatomy and physiology to asanas and pranayama (including benefits, contraindications, normal ranges of movement)
- Understanding energy anatomy and physiology (including chakras, nadis)
5. Yoga Philosophy, Lifestyle and Ethics for Children’s Yoga Teachers
- Application of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali to children
- Application of the Yamas and Niyamas in children at different age groups
- Discussion of ethical language and behviour both when parents or guardians are present and when they are not
- Understanding supervision requirements of children and special needs children
6. Teaching hours
- Peer teaching (assessed by Lead Trainer)
- Gather your children, friends and family’s children and teach 10 hours.
- Read a 30 min video of your class and submit to Lead Trainer for review to receive certification.
Now 38% off! Now SGD 868! Limited to 5 pax only.
Paya Lebar Branch
789A Geylang Road, Singapore 389695
Online Registration. Full payment upon registration via Stripe. (Mastercard, Visa, Amex are accepted)
Registration Deadline: 1 week before the start date
Min 3 students to start
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