Children Yoga Teacher Training (100hrs)

A comprehensive teacher training course for those who work with children

Children face all sorts of stress from their environment including schools, sports and homes. Yoga is a holistic tool to develop the child, physically, emotionally and mentally. They will learn awareness,  relaxation, inner strength and confidence which carry with them in their lives. 

This course is suitable for yoga teachers, aspiring yoga teachers, school teachers, childcare teachers and especially parents. A Children Yoga Teacher training can help to understand children's thought processes and how different age groups learn. A yoga teacher can safely conduct a class with confidence, whilst having fun. It is an enrichment course for professional dealing with children.  

The initial part of the course covers Yoga Foundation Course - Yoga Pravesh which is open to everyone. Yoga teachers participation is optional for this part. 

 

Teachers: Andrea Laubstein from USA and John Peh from Yogapoint Singapore.

  • Benefits, contraindications and guidelines for teaching yoga to children.
  • How to teach yoga and create age-appropriate classes for children ranging from birth to age 16.
  • Physical, Cognitive, Emotional, Social and Moral Development in Children.
  • Yoga for education and in a classroom setting.
  • Yoga therapy for children with ADHD, Autism, Asthma, Depression and Anxiety.
  • Teaching family yoga classes.
  • Teaching methodology, how to structure your own lesson plan for a children's yoga class. 
  • Practical information for teaching children asanas, pranayama, stories, games, songs and more. (partner poses, guided visualization, relaxation)
  • Course book contains detailed descriptions of all these components, their benefits and how to use them in a class.
  • How to make yoga fun and engaging for children of all ages.
  • Yoga Nidra and meditation techniques for children.
  • Mantras, songs and omkar for children.
  • Activity ideas beyond just yoga such as arts, crafts, dance, making mandalas and cooking with children.
  • Perspectives on yogic lifestyle, diet and parenting.
  • Indian Philosophy on development and education of children.
  • Consciousness in children and the impact of samskaras on development.
  • Karma and Bhakti yoga for children.
  • Eight limbs of Patanjali and how to apply for children.
  • Helps children develop holistically in body, mind, inner strength and confidence. 
  • Understand children’s thought processes and how different age groups learn. 
  • Yoga teacher can safely conduct a class with confidence, whilst having fun. 
  • A fun, enrichment course for professionals and parents while bonding with the child. 
  • Yogapoint Singapore is affliated to Yoga Vidya Gurukul and conducts Children Yoga Teacher Training for teachers.
  • Yoga Vidya Gurukul (Yogapoint India) is affiliated to YCMOU, a Government of India University, to run courses.
  • Recognized as a Yoga and Yoga Therapy research organization by University of Pune, a government university.
  • Our mentor and founder of Yogapoint India (Yoga Vidya Gurukul),  Yogacharya Dr Vishwas Mandlik was awarded by Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister of India,  the ‘Outstanding Contribution for Promotion and Development for Yoga’ in 2018. He is also the President of Yoga Association India (Maharashtra)
  • Yogapoint Singapore has signed a memorandum of understanding and cooperation with Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, India in 2018.
  • Yogapoint located at Downtown is easily accessible via a network of trains and buses. 
  • Attend classes at studio  (51 hrs)
  • Attend Yoga Pravesh (10 hrs) 
  • Guided self-practice (14 hrs)
  • Pre-course material to read. (25 hrs)
  • Fee: $1700 
  • Early Bird before 30th September $1600. 
  • If you have completed earlier courses, contact  John 97844058 for the fee.

     

  • Schedule:
    • Saturday, Sunday 31 October - 1 November 2020. 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM 
    • Saturday, Sunday 7, 8 November 2020. 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
    • Friday 29 November 2020.  Time 7:30 - 9:00 pm
    • Friday, Saturday, Sunday 13-15 November 2020. Time: 9:00 am - 5:00pm
    • Wednesday to Sunday  18-22 November 2020. Time 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
       
  • For yoga teachers, the first two weekends are optional to attend.

     

 

  • Convenient location; Yogapoint, 3rd floor, 31B Kreta Ayer Rd, Singapore 088998. In front of Kreta Ayer Community Center, 5 minutes walk from Outram MRT station Exit H Dorsett Hotel or 6 mins walk from Chinatown MRT station.
  • Buses 80, 145 stop right in front of our studio.
  • Car park is available at Kreta Ayer Community Centre. On Sunday per entry parking at Maxwell House.