The course is suitable for yoga teachers and trainees from all yoga traditions who wish to learn how to adapt their knowledge to be able to interact with teenagers and teach a successful Teen Yoga class. Applications are welcomed from yoga teachers, school teachers, health professionals and educators who want to bring the benefits of yoga to their classrooms and establishments
Applications will also be considered from PE instructors who have a strong knowledge of fitness for teenagers.
Hours count as additional training for Yoga Alliance Professional Members.
The 4-day Yoga Alliance Professionals certified Kids Yoga Teacher Training is a comprehensive, intensive and practical certification course.
The course is run over – 4 full days (60 hour course – 36 hours contact time & 24 hours prep & non contact time).
As the course is certified by Yoga Alliance Professionals, all applicants will be asked to demonstrate a thorough understanding of yoga and a personal yoga practice, either as part of a class or at home.
What taking the course means:-
What the course covers:-
•The Little Greene Yoga Method TM for teaching alignment based yoga to Teenagers
•The Little Greene Method for inclusion to interact with the teen age group, keep them motivated and returning to your classes
•Anatomy & physiology for the Teenage age group.
•How to help develop a balanced body & mind for Teenagers
•Yoga postures suitable for Teenagers
•Inversions suitable for Teenage age group and how to teach them safely
•Balancing hormones and how to discuss with this age group
•Common injuries at this age and how yoga can help
•Emotional challenges at this age and how yoga can help
•Tips on how to engage and teach Alignment to this age group in a fun engaging way
•Instructions on how to encourage Teenagers to develop deeper body awareness
•Adapted linking yoga postures suitable for above age group
•Dynamic yoga postures suitable for the above age group
•Little Greene Yoga TM partner work
•Little Greene Yoga TM warm-ups
•Little Greene Yoga TM cool-downs
•Class pranayama & Yoga Nidra
•Meditation & Mindfulness Techniques
•8 weeks of Little Greene Yoga TM class plans for Teenagers
•How to create and develop your own successful class plan
•Practical class sessions
•Profile Page on Little Greene Yoga website (if joining Little Greene Yoga Faculty otherwise listing on Graduates page.
•Getting started, including introductions to establishments and running private sessions