Suspension Yoga Teacher Training
October 10th - 13th, 2014
9:30am - 10:30pm
Tuition: $1150 / Early Bird $995 (until September 5th, 2014)
Suspension Yoga enhances the asana practice by adding comfortable support to new dimensions of mindful movement. The techniques accelerate our ability to stabilize our body, while gracefully freeing our mobility and vital energy. With a playful combination of grounded and aerial flow, it's easy for practitioners at all levels to enjoy inversions, arm blalancing postures, enhanced back-bends, twists, hip openers, and more.
Suspension Yogis learn to freely decompress, activate and fly.....
With the YogiGym Suspension System, clients at all levels can use gravity as their greatest tool to access his/her individual goals. By implementing simple, customized strategies, you can teach students to release muscular tension, increase joint mobility, build balance and coordination, and slow down the aging process, while they have a great time!
Instructor-trainess of The Suspension Yoga Teacher Training will learn fundamental tools and accredited formulas needed to teach group suspension classes in a safe, creative and fun environment. This course outlines both grounded and aerial exercises with multi-dimensional variations and grading principles. Strong emphasis is placed on integration of proper form, support, stabilization, and safety throughout the duration of each exercise.
Adding a Suspension Yoga Certification to your list of qualifications will enhance your professional recognition for being educated about leading training strategies. When effectively integrated into a full exercise regimen, the playful techniques and remarkable results are reported to increase client loyalty and training consistency, along with the value of your professional instruction.
*The Flying Yogi's Suspension Yoga Teacher Training fulfills Canadian Yoga Alliance qualifications for Continuing Education Credits or The Flying Yogi 200 hour RYTT.
The Flying Yogi Suspension Yoga Teacher Training Program is 36 hours with instructional manual included. The training is open to anyone but due to space restrictions preference will be given to certified yoga instructors or movement professionals. This course outlines both grounded and aerial exercises with multi-dimensional variations and grading principles. Strong emphasis is placed on integration of proper form, support, stabilization, and safety throughout the duration of each exercise.
Day 1: 10am-7pm
Introduction to OmGym® Suspension Yoga - History, Equipment Overview & Proper Set Up, Theory, Safety in Rigging and Form, Asana Effects, Wraps, Inversions & Benefits
Day 2 & 3: 10am-7pm
Suspension Yoga Asana Analysis - covering all aspects and applications of yoga poses for all levels on both the ground and airborne. Dynamic pose variations addressing individual students' needs.
Day 4: 10am-7pm
Master Class - various approaches to sequencing, review of Suspension Basics and Therapies, 30 minutes of teaching a sample class followed by critique.
Prerequisites for class include familiarization with the OmGym® Suspension System, familiarity with common yoga poses and an understanding of basic anatomical principals
Beatrix Montanile, CYA-RYT GOLD and certified Suspension Yoga Trainer, is founder and Director of Training of The Flying Yogi studio and holds the distinction of be the very first instructor in Canada to teach Suspension Yoga.
Following the Flying Yogi Suspension Yoga Teacher Training, certified yoga instructors and professional movement instrructors will be invited to apply to become an internationally recognized Certified Teacher of Suspension Yoga. Graduation requirements are: Attendance of all 36 hours of training; Completion of logged 15 hour practicum; Submission of a 45 minute video of one-on-one instruction demonstrating adequate knowledge in all areas of Suspension Yoga along with a $100 testing fee.
Old Student Refresher Course: Old students may review the entire Teacher Training Course and also receive any updated course materials for only $250 + HST. This offer is subject to space availability and applies to the full 4 day program only, drop-ins are not permitted. Please contact the studio to reserve a space.
CANCELLATION & REFUND POLICIES
Deposits are non-refundable. Requests to make any registration changes must be submitted by email with "Cancellation Request" in the title bar, no later than 14 days prior to course commencement. Requests made less than 14 days before the course date are subject to a $250 rescheduling fee. Registrants may however transfer their course registration to someone else for an additional $100 fee. Any cancelation request must be made in writing at least 72 hours prior to course commencement to avoid forfeitsure of entire registration fee. Should either OmGym International or The Flying Yogi studio cancel the course, for any reason, registrants will receive a complete refund.
All Registrants must successfully complete the course in order to receive a Certificate of Completion. Any registrant missing 30 minutes or more of the course will be ineligible to receive a Course Competion certificate. No refunds or credits, whether partial or whole, will be provided to any such registrant unless written proof of illness on physician's letterhead is provided. Participants interested in qualifying for certification have the option to make up for missed time after the course through paid private sessions.
Although not a prerequisite, it is recommended that participants have some background experience with Suspension Yog in order to get the maximum benefit from the Teacher Training. To check for available Intro Workshop or Suspension classes, click here.
For out of town participants - affordable accommodations can be arranged within walking distance of the studio
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