95-Hr Good Seeds Children's Yoga Teacher Training with Chelsea Brown
Good Seeds Yoga 95 Hour Children’s Yoga Teacher Training
This comprehensive, Yoga Alliance Registered training will guide you to deepen your own relationship to yoga while learning how to transmit its tremendous benefits to children of all ages. You will learn the anatomy of yoga poses, how to practice and lead meditation, guided relaxation, and breathing techniques, fundamental child development, and strategies for creating a cooperative class environment.
What You Will Learn
You will receive comprehensive instruction on yoga poses, anatomy, and child developmental stages to better understand the mechanics and benefits of yoga asana on growing bodies.
Breathing, Meditation, and Yoga Nidra
We will explore meditative techniques each month to help guide you to develop a strong practice of your own while learning tools to transmit these valuable life skills to children as young as toddlers on up to teenagers.
Creative Expression, Stories, and Games
Learn to make yoga fun and engaging for children at any stage using a variety of playful techniques, and enjoy letting loose as you learn through experience!
95 hr Good Seeds Children's Yoga Teacher Training In-Person Info Session
Stay Tuned for 2022 Info Session Dates
Join us for a casual conversation to meet Chelsea Brown and learn about our program's curriculum.
Explore More from the Heart of Yoga
Good Seeds Yoga’s 95 Hour Children’s Specialty Certification is compliant with Yoga Alliance Standards. This not only means that you are being offered the gold standard of yogic education, but that upon completion you will be able to register as a Yoga Alliance Registered Children’s Yoga Teacher.
Expand your teaching
This training is open to Yoga teachers, educators, therapists, coaches, parents; anyone seeking to provide children with access to a thorough yoga practice branch out into the growing field of children's yoga.
Stay Tuned for 2022 Program Schedule
Good Seeds Children's Yoga Teacher Training program has three main components:
1) In-Person Weekend Intensive Lecture/Discussion and Practice Sessions, which include time practicing teaching
2) Virtual Practice and Observation Sessions via Zoom
3) Community Class Teaching, in which each trainee teaches one free children's yoga community class at Bloom, followed by in-depth feedback
Practice and Observation Sessions via Zoom
Thursdays from 6 - 9pm CT
September - November (dates TBA)
Weekend Intensive In-Person Lecture/Discussion and Practice Sessions at Bloom
Fridays 6-9pm | Saturdays 11-5pm | Sundays 11am-1:30pm
Intensive dates TBA
Community Class Teaching
Meets one additional day (Wednesdays), to be scheduled at trainee's convenience
Tuition for 2021 Program
$1900, or $1700 if paid in full by September 1st, tuition deadline September 15th
Trainees have the option of paying tuition via a payment plan. There is an additional charge of $100 for the payment plan option, for a total fee of $2000. Terms are as follows:
First payment of $500 due by September 1 to initiate payment plan
3 additional monthly payments of $500. Tuition must be paid in full by December 15th
Payments to be automatically charged to credit card on file on the 15th of every month
Payment plan must be set up by January 3rd
Please contact us with questions or to set up payment plan.
Scholarships are available for BIPOC and LGBTQIA+ students
We are seeking applicants who do not feel represented in the current depiction of yoga practitioners and teachers, whether that refers to skin color, body size, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical ability, socioeconomic status, or otherwise.
Scholarship Application Deadline: August 25th, 2021
Scholarships available: Two scholarships of $600 each
Goodseeds Children's Yoga Teacher Training Handbook
All required modules for the 95-hour certification program
4 complimentary classes to be applied towards required observations at Bloom
Individual feedback and mentoring on teaching
The tuition deadline is September 15th. Tuition checks may be made out to Bloom Yoga Studio. Payment may also be made via credit card (we accept VISA, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express).
Certification will be awarded upon completion of all contact hours, homework assignments, and practicum (teaching and observation hours). Sessions will be recorded, however, it is expected that you will be present for live instruction as much as possible. If you miss a session, you will be asked to watch the recording and take a quiz/write a reflection on the content discussed in class. You will have 3 months after the final day of instruction to complete any additional assignments or practicum hours and receive your certification.
Chelsea Brown, Instructor
Chelsea is a Yoga Alliance Registered Experienced Yoga Teacher with over 2,000 hours of teaching experience and over 300 hours of formal training. Chelsea's professional experience with children spans over a decade to include not only through yoga, but work as a camp counselor, educational assistant, and USA Gymnastics certified coach. Her dedication to children's yoga blossomed in 2010. At that time Chelsea was completing her 200-hour yoga teacher training while working as an educational assistant for students with special needs. She quickly discovered the immense benefits a yogic approach to self-regulation had on her students.
Chelsea completed her 95 hour Registered Children’s Yoga Teacher requirements in 2017 through Global Family Yoga, a national leader in education for children's yoga teachers. Chelsea aspires to help shape today’s children into vibrant and connected adults who will use their gift of a lifelong yoga practice to create a more beautiful tomorrow.
Chelsea is the Founder of Good Seeds Yoga to learn more visit: goodseedsyoga.com