Belfast, February 2023
About the Course
This Rainbow Kids Yoga Teacher Training in Belfast is designed for anyone who loves working with children, teens and/or families, are passionate about yoga, mindfulness and healthy living. During the course, you learn practical and fun ways to teach yoga to children of all ages. By doing this course you receive an array of up to date knowledge and techniques. You do not need to be a yoga teacher to take the course.
To make yoga digestible to children & teens, we spice it up with lots of interaction and fun. Take home yoga games, dance, music, songs, acrobalance, human pyramids and various ways to connect and use yoga as a means to teach important lessons; in age-appropriate ways.
Gopala Amir Yaffa, Rainbow Yoga Founder is recognised as the world’s leading Kids Yoga Teacher, having written the book on Kids Yoga and being the pioneer of global Kids Yoga Teacher Trainings.
Read more about Gopala’s inspiring story here.
The 3 Day Rainbow Kids Yoga Teacher Training is a comprehensive, intensive and practical certification course. Be prepared to learn to teach yoga, whilst laughing, dancing, playing and singing!
Most importantly, you will come out with immediate tangible knowledge and a lot of fabulous ideas to create original, captivating and fun yoga experiences for kids of all ages, anywhere in the world.
You do not need any previous yoga experience to take the training. We are here to provide you with all the support you need on your Yoga Teaching journey.
February 3-5, 2023 (3 days)
Studio: Maitri Studio
Maitri Studio owner Claire is a passionate yoga teacher who connects her community to yoga with events about saving the earth! Maitri Studio is an open, inclusive yoga studio based in Belfast. With yoga, tai chi, pilates and many classes suitable for all levels. Classes on mindfulness and complementary therapies, the studio is also equipped for Iyengar yoga.
We understand your hesitations due to Covid and we'll offer booking flexibility for any unexpected delay in the training date or your inability to travel that may happen for that reason.
Free Family Class
Saturday, February 4th at 16:30 - Open for free to all students' families and friends.
Taught in English
Your Rainbow Yoga Senior Trainer for this training
Topics Covered in the Course
- Develop different ways to connect with children, teens & families
- Reconnect with your own inner child
- Bring calmness and harmony to your family
- Create a unique and fun yoga practice for yourself, your family or your students
- Help battle obesity and foster better health in your classroom
- Build a calm environment by learning techniques to alleviate stress and anxiety
- Learn ways to cultivate focus and assist your students learning abilities
- Create a new and unique yoga program for your school or daycare centre
- Expand, enhance or start your yoga career
- Reach out with your yoga to a large and eager audience; parents, families, children and schools
- Create a new offering for your studio
- Learn how to make yoga fun for students of all ages
- The Benefits of Yoga for Kids
- The Principles of Teaching Yoga for Kids
- Teaching Techniques for Different Age Groups
- How to Help Children Stay Longer in Poses
- Learning Adjustments for Kids Yoga
- Class Structure
- Connecting and Warming Up
- Relaxation Techniques for Kids
- Class Management Techniques
- Yoga for Children with Additional Needs
- Live Classes in Action
- Family Yoga for Parents, Grandparents and Children
- How to Promote Your Yoga Business
On completion of the Level 1, Rainbow Kids Yoga Teacher Training you receive a Rainbow Kids Yoga Certificate that allows you to purchase professional insurance and teach children of all ages in a variety of environments such as schools, kindergartens, daycare centres, gyms, yoga studios, private classes, Zoom classes and more.
But there is a lot more to learn with us to work with children with additional needs, children in the school environment and acquire tools and find inner talents that will make you the best kids yoga teacher in the universe! For this and more, we have our Level 2, 95hr Kids Yoga teacher training!
INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED YOGA CERTIFICATE
Rainbow Yoga Training is the largest and most well regarded Kids Yoga Teacher Training in the world. Our graduates teach everywhere using our diploma including; schools, kindergartens, daycare centres, early learning centres, Yoga studios, gyms, fitness centres, birthday parties, private and group classes.
RAINBOW YOGA KIDS TEACHER TRAINING MANUAL
Graduates receive the official Rainbow Teacher Training Digital Manual (Hard Copy Manual can be purchased) as part of the investment in this course. Consisting of 300 kids yoga asanas and hundreds of yoga, breathing and meditation games. Our Training Manual is the definitive guide to teaching children yoga.
28 HOURS OF CONTINUING YOGA EDUCATION
If you are a certified yoga teacher with Yoga Alliance Professionals, Yoga Australia, Yoga Alliance USA or the Canadian Yoga Alliance, the 3-day Rainbow Kids Yoga Teacher Training consists of 28 contact hours that can be contributed to your Yoga Continuing Education requirements.
PATHWAY TO THE LEVEL 2 KIDS YOGA CERTIFICATION
Qualification from our In-person Rainbow Kids Yoga Teacher Training will enable you to attend a Level 2, 95 Hour Rainbow Kids Yoga Teacher Training (IN-PERSON OR ONLINE). Take the next step to come to your full potential as a yoga teacher and specialise in teaching yoga to children. Learn with our most Senior Trainers on this incredible journey that deepens your teaching practise and understanding yoga for children.
Rainbow Yoga is a unique style of communal and interactive yoga. Our yoga is all about connection, celebrating life and bringing people together. The 3-day Rainbow Rainbow Kids Yoga Teacher Training is life-changing and will transform the lives of children in your family, school and community.
Rainbow Yoga is committed to providing the best children’s yoga teacher trainings worldwide. Upon successful completion of this course, you receive a Rainbow Kids Yoga Teacher Training Certificate. This certificate allows you to gain liability insurance (Please check conditions with your local insurance provider) and commence teaching! No Yoga Alliance registration is necessary.
Rainbow Kids Yoga is a Registered Yoga School for Children with Yoga Australia, Yoga Alliance Professionals, the Canadian Yoga Alliance and Yoga Alliance (USA). The In-person Rainbow Kids Yoga Teacher Training consists of 28 contact hours that can be contributed to your Yoga Continuing Education requirements. To find out more contact the Yoga Alliance in your region.