YOQI TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAM
YOQI ONLINE TRAINING COURSE IS LIVE!
The YOQI Training Program is an in-depth study into the practice of Qigong, Neidan, Taoist Yoga, Pranayama, Buddhist and Taoist meditation. Included in the course are exercises, lectures and tools for self-healing, stress reduction, energy enhancement, emotional balance and spiritual insight. In one phrase, this program teaches you the theory and practice of energy medicine.
The YOQI Training Program is three core modules with an optional teacher training module for those who wish to become YOQI certified teachers. It is designed in a way that will create a space for you to experience the natural and effortless unfolding of your internal power, based on classic qigong forms and Traditional Chinese Medicine principles. The program follows the Six Energetic Phases of Qigong Flow, a method designed to train you how to effectively sense, feel, transform and work with qi (life force energy/prana) and teach others how to do the same. Through repetition of these six phases throughout each module, deeper layers of experiential and intellectual learning can be integrated with ease.
LEVELS OF CERTIFICATION
There are different levels of certification in the YOQI system:
MODULE 1: Associate Instructor of YOQI Qigong Flow (100 hours) /Certified Instructor of YOQI Qigong Flow (200 hours) MODULE 2: Associate Instructor of YOQI Yin Yoga (75 hours) /Certified Instructor of YOQI Yin Yoga (150 hours) MODULE 3: Associate Instructor of YOQI Yang Yoga (75 hours) /Certified Instructor of YOQI Yang Yoga (150 hours) ALL MODULES 1-3: After completing all three modules - 500 Hour Certified YOQI Instructor
YOQI QIGONG FLOW - ASSOCIATE INSTRUCTOR (100 HOURS)
A YOQI Qigong Flow Associate Instructor Certification is designed for those who wish to start teaching Qigong right away. To become a YOQI Qigong Associate Instructor you must complete the following:
One 8-Day live immersion training
Read and complete the Introduction Course materials (PDF manual and Introduction Associate Instructor Online Course)
Answer Introduction Course reflection questions
Practice the 9 core routine videos and document home practice hours
To do the preparation exercises and reflection questions it is required to subscribe to the Introduction Associate Instructor Online Course and the YOQI Video on Demand monthly subscription library (a 6 month subscription for only $175). During the live immersion you will have the opportunity to teach in groups daily with the guidance of YOQI Senior Instructors. Upon completion of the 8-day Live Immersion Training and completion of the reflection questions/ documented home practice hours you will receive a ‘YOQI Qigong Associate Instructor Certificate’ that certifies you to teach YOQI Qigong Flow curriculum and join the international instructor search page on the YOQI website.
* In the case that you want to transfer the Introduction Course over to the full 7 Series Online Course after a live immersion, you can purchase the unlimited viewing Module 1 Online Course with a 30% discount.
YOQI QIGONG FLOW - CERTIFIED INSTRUCTOR (200 HOURS)
To become a YOQI Qigong Flow Certified Instructor one must complete
The Module 1 Qigong Fundamentals Online Course
Participate in one 8-day Live Immersion training
Answer all review/reflection questions and complete final presentation
Practice the 9 core routine videos and document home practice hours
Included in the Module 1 Online Course material are mandatory reflection questions, video tutorials, audio meditations and a 1 year Subscription to the YOQI Video on Demand Library. For a final presentation, you must complete one home video presentation or teach a live class with a YOQI senior instructor present. During the live immersion you will have the opportunity to teach in groups daily with the guidance of YOQI Senior Instructors. Becoming a Certified Instructor is the first step towards full YOQI Instructor certification of all 3 modules and gives you the opportunity to assist Marisa at trainings, teach YOQI at Yoga Studios and establishments, use the YOQI logo on your materials and post your title on international instructor search page on the YOQI website.
ONLINE TRAINING PROGRAM (50+ HOURS)
Each on-line module includes 50+ hours of instructional video learning through guided video routines, audio meditations and suggested solitary self practice, reflection questions and exercises. Each module can take up to one year to complete. Some people may finish as quickly as 3 months. Results come from consistent practice over time. While the Online Course is an in depth qigong program, it does not certify one to teach YOQI Qigong. To become an Associate Instructor or Certified Instructor you must attend a live immersion for in person testing.
After full completion of the M1 Online Coursework is submitted, the student will receive a ’‘50 Hour Certificate of Online Participation’’. After completing all 3 On-line modules (Module 1, Module 2, Module 3 + 50 home practice hours) a final '200 Hour Certificate of Online Participation ' will be given. 200 hours means that documented practice hours and reflection assignments are submitted and a 1-1 Session with a certified YOQI teacher has been completed either on-line or in person. This does not certify you to teach, but after attending 1 live immersion you can become a YOQI Qigong Flow Certified Instructor. Some people will start only on line and then do the live course. Others will do a live immersion then the Online course. It is up to you.
CERTIFIED yoqi INSTRUCTOR (500 hours)
Aspiring YOQI Instructors are required to complete 3 Live Immersions & 3 Online Modules (Module 1, Module 2, Module 3) plus the Live Teacher Training Immersion Course for a total of 500 hours of training. Each module includes the 50 hour live 8-day immersion training course + Online Coursework, home practice, including self practice, and reflection essay. The on-line video course program is a mandatory part of the teacher training curriculum. Exceptions to this are those who are already certified Qigong Instructors through the Universal Healing Tao or Master Peng system of Qigong.
Note that both On-line and Live Immersion courses use the same manual in different formats and additional selected videos from the YOQI Video on Demand subscription library.
What is a reflection questions? Throughout each module you will be asked useful reflection questions that correspond to the coursework. This is not a research paper or serious thesis! Reflection questions are a way to integrate the learning, reflect on your own experience and track the development of your practice. You can make them as creative, visual, academic, descriptive or simple as works for you! Included in the reflection questions is an exercise to design your own Qigong Flow Classes. Often students use the classes they have designed when they start teaching others.
OVERVIEW OF YOQI TRAINING PROGRAM MODULES
CORE TRAINING MODULES
Module 1: Feel your Qi- QIGONG FUNDAMENTALS
Module 2: Move your Qi - YOQI YIN YOGA + QIGONG
Module 3: Move your Qi - YOQI YANG YOGA + QIGONG
Advanced Teacher Training Immersion (live, in person attendance only)
Module 4: Refine your Qi – NEI GONG (advanced optional training) Module 5: Maintain your Qi – Diet, Herbs & Essential Oils *optional 50 hours live immersion only, includes guest speakers, teachers and interactive events
Module 6: YOQI for Women- Nourishing the Heart to Nourish the Life Force
For an in-depth overview of each module click here
INCLUDED IN THE ONLINE COURSE
Each training module consists of:
An unlimited viewing subscription to YOQI On-Line Training Course made up of seven series of video coursework (Introduction Series + Six Phases of Qigong Flow)
A one year subscription to YOQI Video on Demand Library
One 30-minute private on-line session with Marisa
A PDF manual download
Multiple audio meditation downloads
Read more here
A LA CARTE
YOQI ONLINE TRAINING COURSE: $750 PER MODULE
8 DAY LIVE IMMERSION TUITION: $900 PER MODULE (not including transportation or accommodation)
4 DAY INSTRUCTOR LIVE IMMERSION TUITION: $400 (after completing M1, M2, M3)
FEEL YOUR QI STARTER KIT
ONE ONLINE TRAINING MODULE + ONE LIVE IMMERSION COURSE: Save $225
Maximize your learning capacity! The Feel Your Qi starter kit combines both on-line learning with live immersion training. On-line training courses give you the ability to repeat and review material as many times as you need at your leisure in your own home. Live immersions are imperative for teacher to student transmission, corrections, postural adjustments and hands on experience. Learning in a group environment also creates a “qi field”. Combining these two modes of learning is an ideal way to start your qigong training.
ONE ONLINE TRAINING MODULE $750/MODULE - 30% DISCOUNT = $525
ONE LIVE IMMERSION COURSE $900
NOTE TO LENOX IMMERSION PARTICIPANTS: Due to the inclusion of tuition with accommodations booking though Eastover Eco resort, students do not purchase the FEEL YOUR QI STARTER KIT for this training. Instead you will be sent a 30% off discount code for the Module 1 On-Line Training Course once you have registered for Lenox in bookings page. If you have any questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org
YOQI MODULE 1
$750 for Unlimited Viewing
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