Acro Yoga Teacher Training Level 1

AcroYoga - Teacher Training Level1


Jan 17 to Feb 1 2016

with Alexandra Ruiz, Oliver Chamorro and Surya la Pastina

Becoming an AcroYoga Teacher connects you to a worldwide tribe of healers that love to play and create community. When you complete the teacher training you enter into a global family of metta monkeys! With 500+ certified teachers worldwide, you will tap into the resources of an international network of colleagues, playmates, and co-collaborators. After completing the level one teacher training there are many doors that open to you around the world.

Price: $2700-$3400 USD Tuition covers: 3 vegetarian meal per day, lodging, Teacher Training manual and tuition for 10+ hours a day of instruction. 


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The Steps


We have several key requirements that we feel are necessary you have before you attend the Teacher Training. We need you to be an experienced and proficient yoga teacher to begin with. We also need you to have a very good knowledge and embodiment of the AcroYoga curriculum. This is why we ask for a 200Hr certification as well as at least 2 Immersions under your belt, The TT is geared towards giving you the tools to teach the AcroYoga curriculum in a safe and consistent manner. The TT is not an advanced AcroYoga Training.
The pre-requisites are:
    • Certification of a 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training or equivalent.
    • Completion of at least 2 Immersions, priority will be given to students that have completed all 3 (Elemental, Lunar and Solar). Each Immersion offers at least 30 hours of in depth study of AcroYoga methods and progressive practices.
    • The Immersions must be 2 different types: i.e. Elemental + Lunar, or Elemental + Solar. It is recommended to take Immersions in areas where you have less formal experience or training.
    • Additional 50 hours or 2 years of studying with certified AcroYoga teachers (In any form of Classes, Workshops, Series, Privates, Conferences, & Festivals)
    • Contact time, minimum of 50 hours each in Yoga, Acrobatics and Thai Massage or another Healing Art.
    • Teaching experience in yoga, massage, acrobatics in a formal group setting for at least 1 year.

       Recommended Ongoing Training

  • 1 minute free headstand
  • 30 seconds handstand against the wall
  • At least five (5) of each with good form; push ups, downdog pushups, v-ups & hollow body rocks
  • Base & Fly Levels 1 & 2 of all Therapeutic Flying Flows
  • Comfortable with Supine Level 1 Flow
  • Own and have seen both the Lunar and Solar DVD
  • Own and have trained all the content in the Elements to AcroYoga manual
  • Review the elements of the Manual on a regular basis


August 19, 2015