Acroyoga Level 1 Teacher Training

November 25th, 2019 - December 7th, 2019

 
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The Program

This Teacher Training is designed to take you from beginner to intermediate and from intermediate to advanced in your practice. We offer a focused progressive approach of training acrobatics, and emphasize the importance of communication in order to build success in partnerships. Our focus is for every student to gain the strength, confidence, and understanding of each progression leading to the final pose or transition. We measure success through the excitement of our students, which comes from curiosity and the improved understanding of each step we lead them through.

Expected a focused and fun environment throughout the immersion. Our goal is to push you towards the edge of your comfort zone in order to aid your growth, both as an acrobat and a human.

Pricing & Location

Investment: $1,000USD - includes food + accomodation

Yoga Alliance Continued Education Certified: 100 hours

Location: Nirvana Yoga Shala - Mysore, INdia

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What to Expect

In our teaching modules, we’ll cover creation of a class arc, techniques for teaching with a partner and teaching alone, how to effectively demo, and general safety as a teacher. We will share with you everything we’ve learned over 2 years of teaching weekly classes, domestic and international weekend workshops, and immersions.

Along with these skills, you’ll leave with an understanding of how to read a room, manage expectations, build community, and the difference of teaching acrobatics versus teaching connection/play.

•We’ll Cover•

-100 hours of practice including Acroyoga & Yoga Asana, Partner Warm Ups & Games, Acroyoga Teaching Methodology, and Inversions

-A progressive style of training, building both individual and partner strength

-L-basing, arm balancing, inversions, mono limb balance, beginner standing acro

-The subtle elements of Acroyoga - trust, communication, and acceptance

-Teaching & training methodologies to breakthrough plateaus in your, and your students’, practice

-Daily evening meditation taught by Shashi, founder of Nirvana Yoga Shala

*These 100 hours are certified as Yoga Alliance Continual Education hours

Pre Requisites

To best take advantage of the short amount of time we’ll have together, we have a basic level of pre requisites we ask each student to have: candle stick, front plank (bird), side star.

*We will send out full tutorial videos for these pre reqs to ensure you feel fully prepared for the TT.


Sample Schedule

Monday-Saturday (Sunday off):

7:30a - 9:00a : Functional Movement + Acroyoga Foundations

9:00a - 11:00a : Breakfast / Rest

11:00a - 2:00p : Acroyoga - physical session

2:00p - 3:00p : Lunch / Rest

3:00p - 4:30p : Acroyoga ‘Level Up’ & Teaching Methodology

5:30p - 6:30p : Meditation

6:30p : Dinner


Accommodation & Food

Accommodation, WiFi, and clean water are included in the price. You will be staying in a private room with en suite bathroom at the main Shala, just a short walk to our daily practice space.

Three vegetarian meals per day are included in the price. These meals are prepared fresh by the Nirvana Yoga Shala kitchen staff in the onsite rooftop dining area.