RCY TTC

Overview 

The Children’s Yoga course at a1000yoga Academy is designed by experienced Master yoga teachers and children’s health and education professionals. This course is registered under the Yoga Alliance, USA’s RCYS (Registered Children’s Yoga School)

Syllabus

Practice

This module is designed to enable Yoga Teachers to understand the yoga practices appropriate for child development such as asanas, asana-based movement, yoga-based games and activities, breathing techniques and chanting.

Theory and Philosophy

This module enables students to understand child developmental stages and how this knowledge assist a Yoga Teacher in deciding appropriate practices for children. Along with the traditional yoga philosophy to understand a child's need in a modern world, this module also throws light on a yoga teacher’s relationships with parents/guardians and developmental specialists.

Teaching Methodology

This module is designed to equip the student with both modern and traditional teaching methodologies. It helps in building confidence of students as a teacher and provide them with age-appropriate teaching and communication skills required for working with children.

Non-contact hours

Non-contact hours includes apprenticeship and group work – executing a yoga workshop for children. The non contact hours may be completed through a more flexible approach keeping in mind the existing scheduling constraints of an active teacher and satisfy the core requirement at their convenience and flexibility.

How you progress during the course

 

The course is designed to equip yoga teachers with knowledge and first- hand experience of teaching yoga to children according to their developmental stage in a safe, fun and enriching manner.

Study and understanding of all childhood developmental stages, how the issues of each stage impacts what is appropriate for teaching them.

Understanding of the yoga teacher’s relationships with parents/guardians and developmental specialists, communication skills for conducting those relationships.

Yoga-based practices appropriate for child development such as asanas, asana-based movement, yoga-based games and activities, breathing techniques and chanting.

Detailed study of classroom techniques, lesson plans and group processing for children’s activities.

Age-appropriate teaching skills for yoga class and effective communication skills for working with children.

Anatomy and physiology related specifically to changes during child development and their application to yoga techniques.

Apprenticeship and Group work – executing a Yoga workshop for children.

Certifications  

Yoga Alliance Recognised RCYT

 

Eligibility

Yoga Teacher Training Certification from any recognised yoga school, some Teaching experience will be most helpful. (Exceptions accepted on a case-by-case basis –meet TTC student counselor in person for acceptance into program)

 

Dates

 

Location Courses Timings Batch 1 Date Price
Indiranagar RCYT 10:00 am – 3:00 pm 4th April – 25th April Rs 35,000/-

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