Tai Chi for Arthritis & Fall Prevention Instructor Training by Elva Arthy 21-22 October 2017
When and Where
|Date||21st - 22nd Oct, 2017|
|Time||9.00 am to 5.00 pm|
|Address||Redlands City Lions Club
122 Shore Street Nth
The Master Trainer is Elva Arthy who has been a professional teacher of movement and dance for over forty years and as an authorised Master Trainer with Dr Lam’s Tai Chi for Health programs for over thirteen years and a Tai Chi Instructor through her own school, she has also run over one hundred workshops and trained more than a thousand participants as Tai Chi for Health Instructors/ Leaders, mostly health and fitness professionals
Elva has also been a community Fitness Instructor for over 35 years and in the Redlands Community Queensland for over 32 years as a Personal Trainer and Group Exercise Instructor, accredited with Fitness Australia. She has been a Tai Chi Instructor at International Tai Chi Workshops in USA, New Zealand, Korea & Australia.
She is the author of textbook - Raging Ageing: Gentle Exercise Manual; a co-author of the Tai Chi Textbook – Tai Chi Dreaming: A Scientific Study of Tai Chi for Health as Mind-Body Exercise for Health, Fitness & Wellbeing and a presenter and co-author of paper on “How to teach Tai Chi Effectively” at the First International Tai Chi for Health Conference held in Seoul, Korea in December 2006.
Qualifications: Anyone is welcome to attend, but in order to be certified as an instructor/leader, please check the recommended qualifications which also include people without a formal qualification in health or exercise who have current experience in conducting exercise classes under the supervision of a relevant health or exercise professional. Please contact Elva to discuss your eligibility.
Essential Preparation: It is a requirement that you learn the Basic Six movements both sides and have attempted to learn the complete set (the TCA 12 form) by following the instructions in the 2 disc/ DVD, as well as reading the compulsory course material. You can start now and prepare for the workshop independently of actual registration. This will give you the opportunity to prepare for the workshop well in advance of the workshop by accessing the course materials for yourself, either by purchasing or by other means.
Participants will receive either an attendance or instructor/leader’s certificate.
For Australia only - If you are currently qualified as an Instructor through the National Martial Arts Instructor Accreditation Scheme, you will be qualified as a Tai Chi for Arthritis Instructor upon successful completion of the program. All other persons will be qualified as a Tai Chi for Arthritis Leader of the program.
Fitness Australia - This course is accredited with Fitness Australia with CEC points only being available for Dr Lam’s TCA workshops.
$390 includes morning/afternoon tea and certificate.
Preparation for the workshop is essential and applicants are required to learn the basic 6 forms prior to the workshop by using compulsory course materials which are - Tai Chi for Arthritis 12 lessons DVD (Health DVD), Teaching Resource Book - Teaching Tai Chi Effectively Book 2011 edition by Dr Paul Lam and Tai Chi for Arthritis Handbook.
Course materials can be purchased at any time direct from Dr Paul Lam's Tai Chi Productions' website - www.taichiproductions.com
NOTE: A NEW separate annual fee of $25 is now required to be paid in order to be certified to teach any Tai Chi for Health program. This fee will be paid by new and updating Tai Chi for Health Board Certified Instructor/ Leaders after the successful completion of the workshop direct to the Dr Lam Tai Chi for Health Institute. This fee is in addition to the workshop fee and is not included in the workshop price.
Please contact Elva or Denis direct by phone or email to obtain "Application Form" and workshop payment details AND also register your interest for attendance at the workshop on this website.
Redlands City Lions Club
122 Shore Street Nth Cleveland 4163
(Parking also available on Little Shore St)