Online Teacher Training
We're thrilled to announce our Level One course is now available online! Save yourself from travel costs and Covid-19 risks. This virtual version of our course can be taken from anywhere in the world!
Click here to apply, we're accepting applications through January 31st, 2021.
The Level One Teacher Training course has been created to provide you with a thorough understanding of how to lead Introductory through Beginner Level aerial silk classes. The curriculum is geared to teach you key concepts that will help you to develop a solid teaching philosophy, an eye for clean technique and the tools to excel as an aerial teacher.
The foundation is the most important part of an aerialist's training and the same goes for teaching. To ensure safety and success for you and your future students, the course focuses on risk assessment, optimal technique, essential modifications & progressions for aerial skills, clear cueing, spotting, basic anatomy, common injuries, stretching & conditioning methods, Pilates concepts & exercises, along with basic rigging, class structure, lesson plans & the business side of aerial arts.
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How it works
Apply to receive your Level One Teacher Training Certification through Aerial Physique! You'll need a safe aerial set-up to practice, have 2-3 years of silks experience, be over the age of 18, have a good internet connection (to watch pre-recorded videos & tune in to LIVE weekly Zoom calls) and have the drive & focus complete the course.
After making a payment, you'll receive a link to your online course library and access to our private Facebook group. All 10 modules will be released into your library on Valentine's Day - Sunday, February 14th, 2021.
Beginning on the course start date, Feb. 14th, you'll have the opportunity to tune in LIVE weekly on Sundays at 10am PST or Wednesdays at 4pm PST to meet with Jill or Gabe to ask questions and connect with fellow aerialists. The calls will last through April 14th, 2021 (9 calls total). If you can't attend they will be recorded and shared with you.
Upon completion of the course you'll be given until October 31st, 2021 to submit your final teaching video and skills test. An additional $150 USD review fee applies (not included in the course fee). Upon passing, you'll receive a certificate for your Level One certification from Aerial Physique.
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How much is it?
3 Monthly Payments
of $325 USD*
*An additional $150 USD review fee applies upon completion of the course for your final teaching & skills evaluation. A passing score on each is required to receive your Level One certification.
Studio Owners - Have 3 or more teachers who'd like to attend?
Click here to fill out our studio form
By taking part in the online course you're saving on travel fees & accodmations.
With travel not needed and no in-person contact, you'll lessen your Covid-19 risk.
Tune-in to the pre-recroded videos any time you'd like! Plus, you'll have access to the course for years to come!
We'll guide you through and do our best to keep you on track, every step of the way!
Meet your Master Trainers
Founder of Aerial Physique
13+ years of aerial experience
Ballet & Pilates background
15+ years of aerial experience
Grew up training in circus arts
Is Aerial Physique's head coach at our Los Angeles studio
Have questions? We have answers!
Is the course live?
The entire course is pre-recorded and broken up into modules so you can tune-in anytime you'd like. No timezones to worry about! You can join us LIVE for weekly Zoom calls between Februay 14th - April 14th to ask questions and connect with fellow aerialists.
Do I need an aerial rig? Yes, you will need access to a safe aerial set-up to take part.
How long do I have access for? Upon completion of the course, you'll have access for years to come.
What level should I be at? Participants should be at an Intermediate or above with a minimum of 2-3 years of silks experience. Click here to see the required skills for the video portion of your application.
Something else? Click here to visit our FAQs page