All Inclusive SUP Yoga Certification Retreat
You love yoga. You love the water. This is what you were made for. We are so stoked that you are considering adding stand up paddle board yoga to your teaching repertoire, and our goal is to streamline the process for you to give you the best possible experience.
Teacher training facilitators include Stoked Yogi founder Amelia Travis and RYT-500 Shannon Purves. AcroYoga and Yogaslackers certified Britta Turner guides our acrobatic and core stabilization workshops.
Type of Event
- Teacher Training
$100 discount when paid in full 30 days prior to training start date.
THIS 40-HOUR ALL-INCLUSIVE STAND UP PADDLE BOARD YOGA TEACHER CERTIFICATION COURSE INCLUDES:
-SUP Skills: Paddle technique including stroke and maneuvering, board anatomy and handling, entry and exit techniques, caring for your board.
-PaddleFit Level One Certification ($295 value)
-WPA Level One Certification ($295 value)
-Instructing a beginner SUP lesson
-Weather and water safety: Regulations, local knowledge, rescue techniques and lifesaving skills.
-Anchor systems: Individual and group
-Adapting and sequencing asana on the water, including 2 set sequences: beginner and advanced.
-“Float and Fly” Intro to AcroYoga(TM) workshop
-Inversion and Floating Yoga workshop to fire up the core and calibrate balance in the body
-Building Your Business: Purchasing and preparing, start up capital, marketing and advertising, web development and software, reaching your audience.
-Equipment provided for duration of training: Glide Yoga Board, paddle, anchor, and PFD.
-Stoked Yogi beach bag filled with goodies from our sponsors: Polar Bottle, Raw Elements USA sunscreen, KIND bars, Violet Love Headbands, and of course Stoked Yogi apparel!
WHY CHOOSE STOKED YOGI TRAINING?
Our goal is to support you from the start. We provide training that is approved by PaddleFit, WPA, Yoga Alliance, NASM, and ACE. Not only will we make sure you have everything you need to successfully complete training, including the most comprehensive SUP yoga training guide ever written, but we also give you access upon graduation to a wholesale account with Glide SUP. You will leave training ready to start your own business, confident and secure in your ability to teach SUP yoga safely and effectively. In the spirit of yoga, we support your endeavors and aim to help you find your perfect path, enabling you to be yourself, be confident, and spread love through stand up paddle boarding and yoga.
We require a 200 hour Yoga Alliance certification or equivalent teaching experience. If you are unsure about your experience, please complete the application and explain clearly your yoga practice and teaching. CPR certification is required before graduation certificate will be issued.
For every training, we provide lodging so you don’t have to figure it out. Part of the beauty of the Stoked Yogi experience is the camaraderie and community that develops in a week spent together. Accommodations range from rustic yurts to luxurious five star resorts. Private or shared rooms are available. Accommodation options will be specified for each training.
Airport transportation will be arranged at a set time for arrival and departure, and is included in training tuition. If your travel plans are outside of the specified shuttle times, we can help you arrange other options (at your expense) to make it to the training site.
WHEN TO ARRIVE
All trainings run from Wednesday at 3PM to Sunday at 3PM. Please arrange your travel plans to arrive before 2PM on Wednesday and depart after 5PM Sunday. Contact us if you have questions about your flight or travel options.
PADDLEFIT LEVEL ONE CERTIFICATION
Stoked Yogi is the exclusive SUP Yoga education partner for PaddleFit, the leading organization for SUP certification globally. PaddleFit Level 1 is a foundational course with the nucleus being water safety including the laws and regulations surrounding SUP. Level 1 will also cover industry knowledge such as equipment design and proper equipment sizing as well as basic paddling and teaching skills in a group setting. You will learn how to teach the class “PaddleFit Basics” which is an introductory to SUP class. You will be sent materials to study before you take the course and take an exam when you arrive to take Level 1. The exam will cover the basic laws and regulations surround the sport of SUP. You will need to be able to show that you are a confident paddler and communicator during the course. This will be accomplished by completing and passing our physical, written and verbal tests.
Please contact us if you have any questions – we are here to help! Our goal is to make Stoked Yogi teacher training one of the best experiences of your life. Let us know how we can serve you.