Become a Certified children’s Yoga INstructor
10 11a Street NE (2nd floor)
$650+gst. Reserve your spot with $150+gst non-refundable deposit,
Balance is due by the first day of training. Payment Plans are available!
Level 1 is held over 3 days: 25 hours of in class time - Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9am-6pm. Following this in-class portion students will be given access to online modules which they will complete at their own pace. The online modules comprise of 25 Hours of individual study. Once completed a 50 Hour Certificate for Children's Yoga instruction will be issued.
LEVEL 1 COMPONENTS:
* Foundation of teaching yoga and mindfulness practices to kids
* Skills for being an effective yoga teacher
* The application of the Yamas and Niyamas to teaching Kids’ Yoga
* Early and middle childhood development (ages 3 – 10)
* Class management: Turning challenges into opportunities for growth
* Sequencing children’s yoga classes
* Songs, games, and stories for yoga classes
* Musculoskeletal development and introducing anatomy to children to build self-awareness, body awareness, and prevent injury
* Organizing yoga classes for different contexts: schools, studios, and yoga camps
A Note Regarding Accreditation: Please note that 100% attendance in both Level courses is required to receive the 95-hour certificate. Hours can be applied towards the 500 hour certification, as well as Continuing Education Units with Yoga Alliance. Please note: In order to become a certified Registered Children’s Yoga Teacher (RCYT), students must have completed Kids Yoga Teacher Training, and a 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training recognized by the Yoga Alliance.
BECOMe A CHILDREN'S YOGA TEACHER!
This training is for yoga teachers, school teachers, early childhood educators, specialty educators, doctors, therapists, and medical specialists, parents and grandparents, youth leaders, any one who works with children and loves be around children!
Our Children's Yoga Teacher Training is designed to accommodate your schedule, goals and aspirations as a yoga teacher. This training will equip you to introduce yoga to children and lead engaging and safe classes. You will also learn about the anatomy of the poses and the variety needs children may have and how yoga can be most beneficial.
To enrich your learning experience, we have collaborated with School Teachers, Paediatricians, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Parents, Kids, Behavioural Therapists, Yoga Teachers and Therapists, and many other professionals to bring you a wonderful program that will expand your knowledge and ability to teach children's yoga.
Why Wee Wild Ones Kids Yoga Teacher Training?
Wee Wild Ones originally started as a children’s yoga company that offered yoga classes to children between the ages 2 - 12, teens, and families. All Wee Wild Ones yoga classes are integrative and open to children with Special Needs. Wee Wild Ones is all about encouraging the healthy development of today’s youth for a more positive, strong, and healthy future. It is no secret that our society is currently struggling with conditions such as obesity, anxiety, and depression - all of which we can reduce by taking an “upstream” approach to health. By supporting children physically, mentally, socially, and emotionally through the Wee Wild Ones program, we hope to encourage the healthy development of children for a healthier and happier tomorrow.
Wee Wild Ones has taken into consideration the standards outlined by yoga organizations such as Yoga Alliance, and fellow kids yoga teacher training programs. We have designed this program to go above and beyond these expectations, creating experienced and creative teachers who are not only able to provide students with an amazing yoga experience, but who can also connect with these children and their families. By taking the Wee Wild Ones Kids Yoga Teacher Training, you are not only becoming a “children’s yoga instructor”, you are investing in the well being of our tiny humans for future generations to come. We hope to set “the standard” for children’s yoga teacher training.