Teaching Pregnancy Yoga Refresher Day

(CPD 5.5 hours)

Date: Saturday 5th October 2019

Time: 10.30am - 4.30pm

Cost £65 (or £120 for both CPD workshops this weekend)

Pre-booking and payment essential 12 places available

 

Who's it for? This CPD workshop is open to all teachers of pregnancy yoga who are looking to get together with other pregnancy yoga teachers, share knowledge and best practice and stay up-to-date with current guidelines when working with pregnant women.

Workshop content:
- Observation on pregnancy yoga class taught by Amy Jones

- Up-dates to current guidelines for teaching pregnancy yoga and working with pregnant women.
- Creative lesson planning and sequencing for pregnancy yoga.
- Sharing good practice.
- Common problems and solutions.
- Working safely and creatively with pelvic girdle pain (PGP and SPD)

The day will be a mixture of theory and practical tasks, with a focus on experiencing the theory through physical practice, so please come prepared for physical work as well as lots of listening.   

 

Teaching Mum &  Baby, Toddler & Pre-school Yoga  Refresher Day

(CPD 5.5 hours)

Date: Sunday 6th October 2019

Time: 10am - 4pm 

Cost £65 (or £120 for both CPD refresher days this weekend)

Pre-booking and payment essential 12 places available



This CPD workshop is open to all teachers of Mum & baby Yoga, Toddler and Pre-school Yoga, covering children from 6 weeks old up to the age of 5 years. The purpose of the day is to share knowledge and best practice and stay up-to-date with current guidelines when working with postnatal women, babies and children up to the age of 5 years.

Workshop content:
- Up-dates to current guidelines.
- Mum & baby Yoga more sequences and options for classes, working with the babies.
- Sharing good practice and songs!
- Common problems and solutions.
- Incorporating more song and mantra into class

The day will be a mixture of theory and practical tasks, with a focus on experiencing the theory through physical practice, so please come prepared for physical work as well as lots of listening.

 

Introduction to teaching Pregnant women

Date: Saturday  2nd November 2019

Time: 10.30am - 4.30pm 

Cost £75 

Pre-booking and payment essential 12 places available

 

Who's it for?  This workshop is suitable for all yoga teachers (qualified and currently in training) from any tradition or training with/or studying a minimum RYT200 certification who either encounter pregnant women in their general yoga classes and are unsure what to do with them or teachers who are considering Pregnancy Yoga Teacher training. This CPD day is also open to non-yoga teachers from related back grounds such as doula, midwife or other fitness professions that are considering training in Pregnancy Yoga.

 

Workshop content:
- Observation on a pregnancy yoga class taught by Amy Jones

- Pregnancy: brief summary of the stages of pregnancy and the impact on the body.
- Safe yoga guidelines for practice in the second and third trimester of pregnancy.
- Yoga in the first trimester: to practice or not?
- Common asanas and how to modify simply for a pregnant woman or offer alternatives.
- Pranayama: safe yoga guileless for pranayama in pregnancy and useful modifications.
- Common complications in pregnancy and precautions and prohibitions when practising.

The day will be a mixture of theory and practical tasks, with a focus on experiencing the theory through physical practice, so please come prepared for physical work as well as lots of listening. 

Doing Yoga with Toddlers and Pre-school aged children

Date: Sunday 3rd November 2019

Time: 10am - 4pm 

Cost £75

Pre-booking and payment essential 12 places available

 

Who's it for? This workshop is suitable for all yoga teachers (qualified and currently in training) and non-yoga teachers including parents, nursery and pre-school workers, childminders and anyone else involved in working with children aged from 12 months old up to the age of 4.   This workshop will give you the tools to begin a simple yoga practice with the children you work with, either in your pre-school or nursery setting or at home.  It is also an opportunity  to explore how children within this age group naturally learn, move and explore their physical bodies.   The workshop would also act as a good foundation for anyone considering training in mum & baby yoga, toddler & pre-school yoga.   

Please note this workshop would not train you to be a teacher of toddler yoga or pre-school yoga, but would give you the tools to bring a simple practice into your workplace.

 

Workshop Content

- Development of movement 12 months to 4 years old.

- Postures for toddlers & pre-school aged children.

- Cultivating passivity and relaxation in toddlers and pre-school aged children.

- Yoga and EYFS.

- Resources for doing yoga with toddlers and pre-school aged children.