Tai Chi for Arthritis for Fall Prevention & TCA Instructor Qualification and Updates with Heather Chalon

When and Where

Date: 21st - 22nd Jun, 2018
Time: check in 8:30, 9-5 each day
Address: Hosted by Wyoming Department of Health
Jackson Hole
United States




Grand Tetons, Yellowstone and Tai Chi for Health

Two Day Overview:

DAY 1 and Day 2, Tai Chi For Arthritis for Fall Prevention  Instructor Qualification Training,  plus Tai Chi for Arthritis

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 an invitation from Dr. Paul Lam/ Tai Chi for Health Institute to register online to become Board Certified Instructor with Tai Chi for Health Institute.  Board Certified Instructor Annual fee (Australian $25, approx. US$19) is paid after workshop to TCHI

Please read

Those who need more time to be prepared will receive Participant certificate.  

Includes light snacks both days, morning and afternoon.

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.  Or, if your organization has arranged to provide the materials, they will be sent to you.


Best Results:  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 Re-certifications/Updates:  Re-certification is every 2 years. $40 per additional update in addition to the TCAFP workshop fee.  Tai Chi for Arthritis, Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis, TCA2, Tai Chi for Rehabilitation, Tai Chi for Energy.

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



DAY 1 and DAY 2;  June 21-22 , 2018: Tai Chi for Arthritis for Fall Prevention (TCAFP) & TCA

  1. Training / New Instructor Certification. Cost $250/person. Add Tai Chi for Arthritis Certification for $50/person, pre-workshop 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. Continuing Education Credits/Units Available.  Cost $30.00 for 14 contact hours (2 days).



Payment:  You will not be asked for payment when you submit registration.  You will be emailed a confirmation.   If your fee is being paid by an organization, please make a note in the comments area at registration.

Or, 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 $9 service fee.


Jackson Hole,  Wyoming


University of Wyoming Outreach

240 S Glenwood St, Jackson, WY 83001

Hosted by Wyoming Department of Health


Heather Chalon, MPH, Master Trainer TCHI

520-780-6751  (text is preferred)