Teacher Training Course

TEACHERS TRAINING COURSES are designed for those of you who are looking to take your dancing skills to a higher level. As the art of belly dance becomes more popular, the demand for teachers is rising and it is an extremely rewarding gift to be able to transfer and share your skills with others. This course is also beneficial for those of you who wish to gain a deeper understanding of Belly Dance and dancing in general. If you’ve ever thought of doing what you enjoy for a living, this is definitely for you.
The course has been designed by leading experts in the industry to ensure suitability for each individual and to guarantee specific objectives are achieved.

The course covers the following:

 The anatomy of posture
Health benefits of belly dancing
The history and understanding of belly dance
Styles and vocabulary of belly dance
Belly dance rhythms (with a special guest drumming live for us)
6-12 week course format which can be applied to courses or drop-in classes
Safe and fun warm-up methods
Comprehensive lists of Level 1, 2 and 3 core movements
A safe and effective cool down method including stretches
Stylising
Strength and drill exercises to improve muscle strength and memory
Combinations and choreographies (constructing)
Musicality, counts and timing
Anatomy and muscles in more depth
Dance technique and muscle usage
Insurances, legalities, marketing and licences
At the end of the course, there is a short theory exercise to test your knowledge and a small practical assessment. This will be completed on an individual basis in your own time with a qualified instructor and you will have a chance to practice throughout the course. You will also be provided with a certificate upon successful completion of the course.
There are heaps of exciting things to learn and cover in this course and therefore several options of learning are available. The course is generally 12-16 hours in total over the course of a few weeks or days, dependant on availability of the student.
Please contact us for costs and further information.
Following this course, all instructors are required to have Public Liability insurance and a possible CRB.
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