UPAKARMA

"To Begin"

The Breakdown

 

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 

Learning Objectives

 

  • 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. 

Course Curriculum

 

​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

 

Fees

 

​Cost: $825+gst.

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 hello@wymbinyoga.com for more information.

 

Materials Provided

 

UPAKARMA Teacher Training Manual

All Supplies Needed

Worksheets

UPAKARMA Youth Yoga Teacher Certificate (upon completion)

UPAKARMA

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. 

Upcoming Upakarma Trainings

 

 

​Late Summer 2020 - FULL

Friday 25th September - Sunday 27th September

8:00am - 6:00pm daily

at Wymbin Yoga

*Registration deadline: September 11th 2020

​Fall 2020

Friday 16th October - Sunday 18th October​

8:00am - 6:00pm daily

at Wymbin Yoga

*Registration deadline: October 2nd 2020

Registration

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 hello@wymbinyoga.com so we can apply the discount to your cart.

Questions?

Contact the team! We are here to support you + are so excited for your journey to begin.

hello@wymbinyoga.com

(403) 452 2549

Register here!

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Studio Hours

Mon-Fri 8:45am - 4:15pm

Sat & Sun - Currently Closed

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