We introduce hummingbird Yoga teacher training at Kashmir Shaivism School Of Yoga
Enroll yourself to the Kid’s yoga teacher training for the following reasons;
Kids yoga incorporates a balance between spontaneity and structure ,children can listen to each other as well they can express themselves in a creative way , kids learn better when they are playing and enjoying , doing yoga with your children is a great way to nurture them and spend valuable time together as a family
Yoga encourage kids to become gentle and kind adults , who will hopefully create a more peaceful world in the future
Traditionally in India , a proper yoga routine is introduced to a child in his eight year , as this is seen as the beginning of Puberty, starting him on the path toward adulthood. Also , at this age the air sacs, or alveoli, in the lungs are fully developed for the breathing exercises , and the child has gained the ability to conceptualise . However we also taught from babies and toddlers yoga but with a fun element on it, guided play, games . Using playful techniques with children is a powerful form of teaching that has been used in all cultures around the world
Before we learn to teach kids let’s start with the mother and Baby yoga teacher training. Which includes;
We will start with the baby and mommy yoga , the first bond that a human being establish when is born is with the mother . yoga becomes a unity, a space as well a time for this event to take place , during this classes we will work among other topics :
- baby and family Yoga ( new born to 2 years)
- kids yoga (3-5 years ) (6-9) ( 9-12)
- Teens Yoga ( 13-17 years)
- Motor development
- Visual development
- Cognitive development
- Olfactory development
- Among many others
10 days ( one week and a half) 87 hours
After completing training with a RCYS, graduates must also teach 30 hours of children’s yoga before they may register as Registered Children's Yoga Teachers (RCYT®)s. These hours of children’s yoga must be taught after graduating from a RCYS.
What you would learn after completion of the course:
Incorporate in The yoga class histories, songs, games , postures allowing the children to learn in a multysensorial environment, visual, aural, inter and intrapersonal
Teach our children how to Respect an honour mother nature and other cultures as kids in a yoga class make magical trips thorough the world learning about different cultures as well living the ecological environment as a lot of yoga postures are about the animal kingdom , children as well learn about the habit of the animals , animals in way of extinction as well learn to share with each other
General Background in the Specialty Area:
Includes the study and understanding of all childhood developmental stages from age 2-15 and how the issues of each stage impact what is appropriate for teaching them. The school may split ages 2-15 into age groupings as it sees fit (e.g., ages 2-4, 5-8, etc.; or pre-school, elementary school, middle school). All five of the YA Educational Categories are to address the specifics of appropriate developmental application for each age group. Also includes the understanding of the yoga teacher’s relationships with parents/guardians and developmental specialists and basic communication skills for conducting those relationships.
Techniques, Training and Practice:
Includes yoga-based practices appropriate for child development, such as asanas, asana-based movement, yoga-based games and activities, breathing techniques and chantin
Includes knowledge of classroom techniques, lesson plans and group processing for children’s activities. Age-appropriate teaching skills for yoga class techniques (including how to phrase age-appropriate questions to a child) and effective communication skills (such as songs and stories) for working with children.
Anatomy and Physiology:
Anatomy and physiology related specifically to changes during child development and their application to yoga techniques (see Techniques category above). Includes both the study of the subject and application of its principles to yoga practice (benefits, contraindications, healthy movement patterns, etc). Includes both human physical anatomy and physiology (bodily systems, organs, etc.) and energy anatomy and physiology (chakras, nadis, etc.).
Yoga Philosophy, Lifestyle and Ethics for Children’s Yoga Teachers:
Includes basic yoga precepts as they relate to children and to teaching yoga to children (e.g., the Yamas and Niyamas). Awareness of ethical behavior and state and local legal requirements as related to behavior with and supervision of children. Specific training in parameters and techniques of ethical touch with regard to teaching children. Basics of ethical language and behavior, both when parents or guardians are present and when they are not
These hours must be spent observing another teacher lead a children’s yoga class. A portion of these hours must be spent with Lead Trainers.
These hours must be spent teaching a children’s yoga class. A portion of these hours must be spent with Lead Trainers and as lead teacher of the class.
Elective hours (8 hours) to be distributed among the educational categories according to the school’s chosen emphasis (may be Contact or Non-Contact Hours).
Requirements and note for the Course:
-1 level 200 Hours YTTC is a Requirement Course for the registration with the Yoga Alliance
For the students who have not completed a 200-hour Yoga Alliance Registered Training, or registered with YA, you will receive a graduation certificate from KSSOY upon completion of this training, but you will not be able to register with Yoga Alliance as a Children Yoga School