Jan 2020 Nimble Arts Aerial Teacher training courses.

Introduction to teaching Aerial, Jan 4th – 8th

This is a 5 day overview to the art of teaching trapeze and aerial fabric, with a focus on spotting techniques, injury prevention, psychology of teaching, basic rigging concepts and class management. This in depth and holistic approach to teaching is appropriate for new teachers and those with experience, and for those who work with youth or adults in a variety of educational environments including circus schools, gymnastics programs, summer camps, fitness studios and more.
These workshops will guide you though the curriculum created by Nimble Arts™ to provide clear and effective progressions and spotting techniques for beginner students. We’ll focus on body mechanics, conditioning & stretching while creating a foundation of body awareness and safety.

Cost: £600

Location: The Dance Studio, Sports Centre, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RB

For more details and bookings contact Lindsey here

Foundation in aerial sling (cocoon), Jan 9th & 10th

This 2-day workshop will guide you through the curriculum created by Nimble Arts™ to provide clear and effective progressions and spotting techniques for beginner & intermediate level aerial sling students. Working from beginner progressions and skills that can be executed close to the ground, we will move towards understanding how to teach and correct more complex drops and rotations. Focus is on body awareness, fabric placement, spotting techniques and meeting the conditioning needs of novice and beginner students as they seek to move ahead in their practice.

Prerequisite: Intro to Teaching Aerials
Cost: £250

Location: The Dance Studio, Sports Centre, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RB

NB Please note that there is a £100 reduction in overall cost should you choose to take both courses

For more details and bookings contact Lindsey here

Comments from last years teacher training:

‘Just want to say the course was absolutely amazing and I will be highly recommending to anyone in aerial not just for teacher training but for personal development as well. I loved the course and will be keeping an eye out for any more. ‘

‘I really enjoyed the course and I learnt so much, thank you for your time and all the knowledge you have shared. Very happy I attended the course and look forward to more.’