The next intensive takes place on Saturday 21 Feb – Sunday 22 Feb
St Kilda Primary School
9am – 6pm both days
$595 Earlybird rate, bookings before 7th Feb
$697 for bookings after 7th Feb
Who is this workshop for?
Qualified yoga teachers who want to learn more about teaching kids (and earn Yoga Australia CPD points)
School teachers or anyone working with kids who want to learn some basic yoga techniques*
Parents who want to do yoga at home with their kids
Anyone with an interest in yoga (or a passion!)
Anyone considering teaching yoga to kids – this is a wonderful foundation course to get you started
Pre-requisites: No prior knowledge or experience required
Note: This 2 day intensive is a foundation training module towards becoming an accredited kids yoga teacher. While the workshop alone does not provide full accreditation it is the first step on this path. If you are already qualified you will enjoy adding these amazing skills to your existing classes, or to new kids classes you are starting up – and earn Yoga Australia CPD points!
What will I learn?
Yoga postures and breathing exercises – great foundation basics you can start teaching immediately
Fun games that kids love – they stay engaged and won’t even notice it’s ‘good’ for them
Story telling techniques to use as part of yoga classes
How to structure a yoga class – get templates, tips and your own manual
Yoga for different age groups and development – from toddlers to teenagers
Managing kids behaviour in a positive way – remove the fear and learn techniques for when
‘things go wrong’
What will I come away with?
As part of the Foundation training, you will also receive 4 x Bonus packages to get you started. Here is what you get in your Bonus packs:
Kids Yoga Starter Kit
Kickstart your kids yoga classes with your COMPLETE Starter kit. It has all that you need to get ‘kickstarted’ including Teaching Manual, Classroom Relaxation CD and set of relaxation stones & feathers.
Kids Yoga Templates
Get step-by-step templates to FANTASTIC lesson plans. Plan your term or program, record your class history for accreditation purposes, invoicing and for continuous improvement reviews.
Kids Yoga Reference Manuals
You’ll be ready and equipped for everything. With our Reference Manuals you’ll be inspired with endless ideas for yoga postures, games and props. You’ll save lots of time researching ideas and tips – as you’ll have access to the library of information at your fingertips whenever you need.
These lists provide all the props, books and resources that you’ll ever need to purchase to get you started teaching kids yoga immediately.
You can also order discounted products and books during the 2 day workshop.
Every person – no matter why they are there – comes away feeling energised, with a bunch of new skills and boosted confidence in how they work kids or just deal with kids, and all people, in every day life.
If you want to learn more and become a fully qualified yoga teacher, please contact us for information about our Certified Yoga Teacher Training.
About the facilitator
Connie Mah is a highly regarded yoga therapist, teacher and motivational speaker. Accolades include an Australian Sports Commission nomination for her contribution to Victorian schools. Her experience includes:
Introduced yoga to over 18,000 students and 300 schools in Victoria, since 2005
Trained over 600 Victorian school teachers to incorporate yoga into their classrooms
Taught over 6,000 kids yoga programs throughout Victorian schools
Has been training and mentoring kids yoga teachers since 2008
Level 2 accredited Yoga Australia teacher and mentor (including over 500hr of yoga teacher training)
Is one of the most sought-after kids yoga teachers/programs in Victoria with a yoga program written based on the Australian National Curriculum
Studied with many of the leading kids yoga pioneers such as Sonia Sumar (creator of Yoga for the Special Child) and Shakta Kualsa .