Tai Chi for Arthritis,TCA/FP, STCA Instructor Certification & Updates with Heather Chalon, MPH

When and Where

Date: 16th - 17th Feb, 2018
Time: Check in 8:30. 9-5 each day
Address: Harmony Hospice Tucson
1200 N. El Dorado Pl. STE. B-200
United States




Please join us in the Old Pueblo.   Sunny warm days,  cool nights.  Fantastic hiking and so much more.

Two Day Overview:

DAY 1 and Day 2,  Tai Chi for Arthritis for Fall Prevention  Instructor Qualification Training, PLUS Seated TCA for existing TCA/TCAFP instructors

DAY 2; REQUIRED For Those Attending For Recertification/Update, (refresher); Recommended To Attend Both DAY 1 and DAY 2 (same price whether 1 or 2 days)

This workshop is designed to train participants to safely and effectively instruct the form to others. An application form, questionnaire, and release will be sent to all who register. It is required that participants have or purchase and study the required Tai Chi for Arthritis DVD  (2 DVDs) and Teaching Tai Chi Effectively book prior to the class. All participants will receive a certificate.  Those who meet the requirements for certification will receive "Instructor Certification” with the Dr. Paul Lam Tai Chi for Health Institute. Those who need more time to be prepared will receive Participant certificate.  

When registering online:  If you are already a certified TCHI instructor, you will need to login to the website before you register for this workshop.  Use the "Lost Password" link to reset you password if you are having difficulties logging onto this website.

Required Training Materials for Certification:  Not included in registration fee.  Teaching Tai Chi Effectively (TTCE) book.   Tai Chi for Arthritis DVD.  A 20% discount code will be sent to participants upon receipt of registration and payment. A minimum of 20 hours practice per course with the applicable DVD is recommended for the best learning experience.

Continuing Education Credits/Units:  CEUs for Physical Therapists (PTs & PTAs), Occupational Therapists (OTs & OTAs), Registered Nurses (RNs), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs), Licensed Mental Health Technicians (LMHTs), and CECs for American College of Sports Medicine Certified Professionals (ACSMPs).  Additional fee applies. 

Additional Recertifications/Updates:  $40 per update in addition to the TCAFP workshop fee.  Tai Chi for Arthritis, Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis, TCA2.

Written assignments must be completed and returned to Heather at and approved, prior to the workshop.


DAY 1 and DAY 2;  Friday February 16- Saturday February 17 , 2018: Tai Chi for Arthritis for Fall Prevention (TCAFP)

  1. Training / CNew Instructor ertification. Cost $250/person. Add Tai Chi for Arthritis Certification for $50/person, pre-workshop written assignment will be due.
  2. Recertification/Update - DAY 2 REQUIRED.  (recommend attendance on DAY 1 and DAY 2 with no increase in fee).  Cost $150/person.
  3. Just for Fun (participation only, no instructor certification). Cost $125/person (2 days).
  4. Already a Certified TCA or TCAFP instructor?  Add Seated TCA credential.  pre-workshop written assignment required.  additional $30 fee.

      Continuing Education Credits/Units Available.  Cost $30.00 for 14 contact hours (2 days).

    Continuing Education Credits/Units Available.  Cost $30.00 for 14 contact hours (2 days).

Recertification/Updates Available: $40/per TCH program; TCA; TCA2; Seated TCA; TCE; TCR

CANCELLATION FEE.  $50.    Within 2 weeks of workshop either 50% refund or $50 rebooking fee.

Payment:  You will not be asked for payment when you submit registration.  You will be emailed a confirmation.  Please make payment:

1) Mail check or money order to 

Heather Chalon   1700 E River Road #64422
Tucson, Arizona 85728

2) Arrange for invoice or credit card payment, with a service fee. (fee varies depending on services provided to individuals and/or groups).


Harmony Hospice Tucson 

Community Room

1200 N. El Dorado Pl. STE. B-200

Tucson, AZ 85715


Heather Chalon, MPH,  Master Trainer

520-780-6751  text preferred