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Learn a variety of different postures and how to teach them including; alignment cues, dristi focal point, benefits and aims, teaching points, modifications, adaptations, contraindications, common errors, tactile cueing (the art of adjustment). Postures in the following positions are taught:-
Learn the three main body locks and gain an insight into their power to redirect and contain prana within the body. Identify a variety of different hand positions and their meanings and significance when performing them during meditation.
Understand the real meaning of meditation - to reach the state of mind called Dhyana, which is the 7th limb on the 8 limbs of yoga - the penultimate stop before Samadhi or enlightenment. Understand the importance of proper relaxation, learning various meditation techniques and the practice of yoga nidra.
Experience teaching individual asanas in partners throughout the course, culminating in a mock assessment, teaching a whole class from your designed lesson plans and get feedback to improve performance in time for the final practical assessment.
|Friday 23rd April - Sunday 25th April 2021||3 Days|
|Friday 14th May - Sunday 16th May 2021||3 Days|
|Friday 4th June - Sunday 6th June 2021||3 Days|
|Friday 9th July - Sunday 11th July 2021||3 Days|
|Friday 3rd September - Sunday 5th September 2021||3 Days|
|Friday 1st - Sunday 3rd October 2021||3 Days|
|Saturday 30th - Sunday 31st October 2021||2 Days|
|Friday 13th - Saturday 14th November 2021||2 Days|
The total cost for the 22 days (200 hours) course is £2,200. If paid in full, the price is reduced to £2,100.
An initial deposit of £200 guarantees your place followed by regular monthly instalments until the final balance is settled. The balance must be paid in full before the end of the course.
The cost of the instructor manual is £21.99
The cost for your assessor to view your end of course exam class is £45
You can take this training course if you are not in the fitness industry since you will be taught everything from scratch.
Attendance at a yoga class for a minimum of two years. If you have less than two years of attendance, exceptions can be made under certain circumstances, depending on your existing background experience.
This consists of Lesson plans for a beginner, intermediate and advanced session
Yoga theory paper
One hour practical exam teaching an intermediate yoga class
You must pay your initial deposit (see fees above) and complete the application form to be accepted onto the course. The form will be emailed to[email protected]
I, the undersigned understand and acknowledge the following conditions: -
No refunds are offered under any circumstances. I may apply to postpone my place to a later course (if one is available) or transfer my place to the online course (when available) by request in writing.
The 200 hours is made up of 22 days of training. This equates to 180 hours of contact hours plus a minimum of another 20 hours of distant learning (homework tasks, projects, etc.).
I understand the costs involved in taking this training including the cost of the course itself (£2,200) and the course manual (£21.99 due before start of course) plus the exam video assessment fee (£45 due 7 days before the date of your assessment).
I understand that upon payment of a minimum of £200 deposit, my place on the course is guaranteed. A payment plan of 11 payments of £200 per month is offered (starting 1st September 2019) and the full balance must be settled (totalling £2,200) and all payments must be finalised by 1st July 2020.
I understand that to gain certification, I must gain full attendance on all 22 training dates. In addition, I must successfully pass the one-hour practical assessment (teaching a yoga class to a minimum of 4 students); Design a yoga lesson plan; Yoga Theory Paper (70% pass mark).
I understand that as part of the certification requirements, I will be expected to complete all homework tasks, which include teaching friends and colleagues; written worksheets and designing lesson plans.
Pilates Union UK reserves the right to cancel any course under which circumstances, the tuition fees will be refunded in full.
Pilates Union UK reserves the right to refuse any student onto the course if the prerequisites are not satisfied or for other similar reasons.
Pilates Union UK reserves the right to expel any student from the course, due to academic misconduct, non-attendance on course, violent or threatening behaviour or other similar circumstances, without notice. Upon such circumstances, the student will lose any financial fees or expenses paid.
Full attendance on every training date is required to successfully complete this course
No refunds are offered under any circumstances. Should you wish to postpone your course to a different date (if one is available), or transfer the course to the online version (when available), then you must put that in writing via email to[email protected]and to your course tutor.