Due to popular demand, we are re-adding our February teacher training! And yes, payment plans are available.
Training includes 30 in-class hours and access to free classes at Fly Freak throughout the duration of the training. Training will cover sling safety, aerial yoga/sling vocabulary, experience teaching real students, rigging with Cade Holmseth, instructing tips, sequencing tips, general anatomy. You will finish the training with at least one unique class sequence that trainees develop individually and practice to begin teaching. Trainees will also be required to attend 15 aerial fitness classes and write short analyses about their experience. Trainees who complete all requirements of the program will receive a 50 hour Certificate of Completion!
Lead Teacher Trainer Hayley Saccomano's bio: Hayley has trained for 580 hours in yoga teacher training mainly in California and India. She is also barre fitness certified. Hayley has been teaching yoga for five and a half years and aerial fitness for over 3 years now. She has trained aerial yoga instructors all over the world. This will be her fourth aerial sling teacher training and first ever aerial fitness teacher training that she has led!
Lead Rigging Trainer Cade Holmseths bio:
Cade Holmseth LMT, BCMT, grew up in Minnesota and received degrees in both Dance and massage.
Starting in 2004, he has indulged a passion for the aerial circus arts such as tissu and lyra but has expanded over the years to include several other skills such as aerial chains, corde lisse, fire breathing/spinning, trapeze, to name a few. Among his topics of training, his interests in safety have led him to pursue training with Bret Copes, American Circus Educators (ACE), arborists, and others.
He is co-founder of 2 Defy Gravity, a performance duo, with Marissa Dorschner. He performs and provides the rigging expertise for the company as well provides rigging consultation to other local companies.
Since 2012 he has been building programs and curriculum to teach the absolute beginner all the way to the pre-professional and performance levels. He focuses a lot on skills progressions, safety, and performance.
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