Children’s Yoga Teacher Training, with Bryony Duckitt, 20-23 Feb 2014 (Module 2)

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Bryony Duckitt (YogaBeez, London)

This 3-moduled program will immerse you into teaching yoga to children.

95 hours of Yoga Alliance Teacher Training.

Between each workshop will be a period of time to integrate what you have learned. You will be mentored through your home study – reading, writing assignments, teaching classes etc and encouraged to deepen your personal practice to complete each module.

Bryony Duckitt started working with children as a Montessori teacher in 1999 and has been practicing yoga since.
She trained as a Children’s Yoga Teacher and Trainer with Marsha Wenig (YogaKids®), and completed a 250hr Hatha Yoga Teacher Training with Rishi Dharmajyoti in Nasik, India. More recently, Bryony attended an Educators Retreat with Buddhist Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, and trained as a Restorative Yoga Teacher with Judith Lasater.

With a focus on educating, exercising and empowering the WHOLE child, she brings the knowledge of her teachers into yoga classes for children aged 2 – 18 yrs.

Bryony Duckitt is the driving force behind YogaBeez (London, UK) and is one of the founding members of the European Kids Yoga Foundation. YogaBeez is a Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga School. More info on www.yogabeez.com

Module One
Foundation course
2 Years prior yoga practice and some experience with children are advisable.

Date: 7– 10 November 2013
Venue: Sampoorna Yoga Studio, Brussels
Fee:     600 € (or book at least 6 weeks in advance and pay early bird special of 550 €)
Vegetarian lunch, snacks and refreshments are included

This 4-day workshop may be sufficient for trained yoga teachers, nursery and primary school teachers, PE teachers, therapists or parents who want to start introducing yoga into the lives of children. It focuses on children ages 2 – 11 years, and the foundations for teaching a well-rounded class incorporating all aspects of curriculum requirements and of the traditional yoga practice.

•    History and philosophy of Yoga
•    Practice and play with essential warm ups, breathing and child appropriate poses
•    Books come to life with yoga
•    Educate and exercise the “Whole” child
•    Affirmations and Relaxation
•    Stages of Development (ages 2-11)
•    Classroom management and teaching ethics
•    Observation, discussion, preparation and jointly teaching a lesson

Module Two
Delving Deeper
This is a 4-day workshop and is only open to students who have completed level 1

Date:     20 – 23 February 2014
Venue: Sampoorna Yoga Studio, Brussels
Fee:     600 € (or book at least 6 weeks in advance and pay early bird special of 550 €)

This workshop explores more advanced poses, breathing techniques, partner poses and group yoga games, family yoga, yoga props, and explores anatomy, physiology and basic first aid. Get creative with yoga art, writing visualizations and mastering the art of lesson planning and curriculum development. We also explore sensorial development and mindfulness. Prepare and teach a class to children in this age group.

Module Three
Specializing and Celebrating
This is a 4-day workshop open to students who have completed Level 1 and 2.

Date:     15-18 May 2014
Venue:    Sampoorna Yoga Studio, Brussels
Fee:     600 € (or book at least 6 weeks in advance and pay early bird special of 550 €)

This final workshop focuses on working with teens, their development through the ages 12 – 16yrs, students with special needs, exploring pranayama, vinyasa, massage and nutrition. Look at all aspects of setting up your Yoga Business.

Celebrate and be celebrated for this amazing journey you have completed … yet only just begun.

Certification
Register for full certification (all three training levels, plus participation in our Mentorship Program) for reduced rate of 1.600 €.

For more information or registration, email info@sampoornayogastudio.be

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