It's Yoga, Kids Certification Course
Whether you are a certified yoga instructor, parent, caregiver, educator or pediatric professional, you can enrich the lives of children through yoga. Our research-based and dynamic program will prepare you to safely and effectively teach yoga to children of all ages and abilities.
Type of Event
- Teacher Training
Saturday, 1-6pm and Sunday, 9:30-6pm
The researched-based courses, It’s Yoga Kids® for 3-7 year olds and Rocket Kids™ for 8-13 year olds, are comprehensive programs to certify you to teach yoga to kids. Yoga Alliance certification is recommended, but only yoga experience is required.
The intensive 13-hour course takes place over two days and includes: It’s Yoga, Kids® Certification Manual • Complete curriculum for 32-classes with lesson plans, themes and sequences • Class observation • Expert knowledge about children’s anatomy, physiology and sensory integration • Content for toddlers, teens and children with special needs • Principles of traditional yoga for kids • Age appropriate application along with specific “do’s” and “don’ts” for yoga with children • How to lesson plan, sequence and lead fun, creative and educational yoga classes • Ideas for incorporating art, music, books, mindfulness, props and storytelling in kids’ yoga classes • Behavior management to support a positive and non-competitive environment.
IYKC completion provides: Certification for teaching yoga to kids ages 3-7 years and 8-13 years, instructor listing on our website, eligibility for an internship at It’s Yoga, Kids® to observe, assist and team teach, and the opportunity for ongoing coaching and business development throughout your teaching journey.