Aerial Hoop Teacher Training
You’ve dreamed of one day taking a Yoga Teaching Training Course but the idea of taking a whole month off work and family seems like a fantasy? Then this is the course for you. Join us in sunny Malta for an unforgettable experience and become a certified Yoga Teacher.
Upcoming courses in Malta, 2022
4 Sundays 11:30am – 4:30pm
October 16, 23, 30 & Nov 6
Aerial Hoop Certification
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This course is designed for interested practitioners who are ready to teach as well as those who are simply looking to enrich and grow their personal practice.
Aerial Hoop Teacher Course will run on 4 consecutive Sundays:
Sunday, 16th Oct 11:30am – 4:30pm
Sunday, 23rd Oct 11:30am – 4:30pm
Sunday, 30th Oct 11:30am – 4:30pm
Sunday, 6th Nov 11:30am – 4:30pm
You Will Learn
AERIAL HOOP FUNDAMENTALS
Aerial Hoop Terminology
Physics of the hoop
Anatomy / Physiology
Warm Up & Conditioning
Mounting, Poses & Transitions
Cool Down / Stretching Plan
AERIAL HOOP INSTRUCTION
Pose Combinations & Sequences (30+ Tricks)
AERIAL HOOP CLASS PACKAGING
Tailor made classes for clients
Included in the Course
FREE Mini Yoga photoshoot for your future classes (if desired)
Intro to Intermediate/Advanced combos + rolls
By successfully graduating from this course, you will be qualified and ready to teach beginner Aerial Hoop classes internationally.
*** Requirements ***
Course is open for those having a minimum of 6 month aerial practice experience (Pole/Silks/Slings)
This is for you if you are looking to deepen your knowledge and fast-track your progress and/or to start teaching it to others.
A letter from the Course creator to You…
Dear Yoga Practitioner,
Let me say thank you for taking a moment to read this letter. I am a firm believer that people’s paths cross for a reason and that students always find the right course for them. Before you continue scrolling trough this document, allow me to tell you about my yoga journey.
Back in 2011 my life brought me to South Africa, I was in my early twenties searching for my true passion and trying to figure out what to do with my life. I had just begun my spiritual search for happiness. You see, I had a very religious upbringing, which, nonetheless, provided me with no sense of peace or happiness. I was on a quest for more…
One day I found myself joining a local gym, which also happened to have a timetable for yoga classes. I signed up for my first yoga class. “It was nice”, I thought to myself aftewards, but it was not really for me. I signed up to a different class. “Ok, that’s interesting..” I started to feel curious about yoga, so I signed up for my third class the same week. After trying a few more classes, I found myself in a Vinyasa based class and the flow of it all – synchronicity of movement and breath – made me feel… at home.
Everything suddenly started to make sense: I felt happy and present while on the mat, the feeling I don’t think I experienced before. I remember it so well: lying on my mat in Savasana with my hands on my belly, I looked at the teacher and thought to myself “I want to help others find this too”. That moment on I was hooked.
One day, a few weeks later, our yoga teacher was late for the class and so, not being sure if she was going to show up at all, I started practicing on my mat while waiting. There were a few other women in the studio who started following my lead assuming I was an instructor. But it wasn’t until after a few classes a week or so later when my teacher came up to me and said “you should do a teacher training, you would be a great teacher”. I felt overjoyed that night, so much so, I could not fall asleep!
Two years later, I attended my first yoga teacher training, while taking a paid holiday leave from my corporate job. Two more years later I quit my corporate career and began teaching yoga full-time. Shortly after I opened my first SUP Yoga business in Malta, launched Trapeze Yoga on the island, started to teach internationally: workshops and trainings, appeared on yoga DVDs, had been invited to co-teach both in-person and online trainings, certified a number of teachers in various styles of yoga who now successfully teach yoga for a living.
My biggest project yet is Island Yoga Teacher Training Academy which is being launched in Malta in February 2020. After spending over €20,000 for my own yoga education, it has been my goal to provide high quality yoga teacher trainings locally at a reasonable price and having my own yoga studio Island Yoga finally allows me to do that.
What was once only a dream is now my reality!
How about you?
I could not possibly know where you are right now in your life. Maybe you – like me – would like to escape your corparate job which does not fulfill you? Maybe you enjoy yoga so much that you feel the calling to share it with others? Maybe you dream of one day travelling the world as a yoga teacher?
What is your goal?
Yoga can be anyting you want it to be, all that is needed is a clear goal and your determination. Teaching yoga will take you to the places you did not know you could reach: inwardly and out. Trust me when I say that if you feel that inner calling for diving deeper into this experience, let there be no doubts and take this letter as a sign, that yes, you can do it too!
It is my true passion, my life’s purpose and the reason I am on this earth – to help others discover their potential through the art of teaching yoga. If this training is speaking to you, it would be my absolute honour to guide you trough your yoga journey and help you discover the best version of yourself as a yoga teacher.
Your uniqueness is your super power and this training will provide you with the knowledge and confidence to share your gifts with those around you.
E-RYT 500 Registered Trainer / YACEP Provider
Hatha Yoga Cert (200hr)
Vinyasa Yoga Cert (300hr)
Pre & Post Natal, Children & Teens Yoga (30hr)
SUP Yoga Cert (25hr)
Budokon Yoga Cert (50hr)
Thai Massage Level 1 (30hr)
Yoga Trapeze® Cert (50hr)
Yoga Trapeze® Trainer Cert (25hr)
E-RYT® 500, YACEP®
International yoga and mixed movement teacher, all-things-yoga business entrepreneur based in Malta.
Rosita’s yoga teaching journey began in 2013 which eventually lead her to quitting her job in the corporate world to pursue teaching yoga full time. What started as a fun exercise, progressed into a series of all-encompassing workout systems inspired by yoga, calisthenics, cross-fit, mixed movements, trapeze yoga and SUP yoga.
Rosita is the creator of SUP Yoga & Fitness Malta, Trapeze & Bungee Fitness Malta and the owner of Island Yoga & Fitness Academy in Malta. Being one of the first certified Trapeze Yoga Teachers worldwide, she works closely with YOGABODY Barcelona leading teacher trainings online and in-person.
Rosita has trained with a number of internationally acclaimed pioneers like Briohny Smyth, Dice Iida-Klein, Honsa & Claudine Lafond, Lucas Rockwood, Mackenzie Mille, Mathieu Boldron, Cameron & Melayne Shayne.
RYT 200 Registered Trainer – Yoga Cert (200hr)
Aerial Yoga-Slings Cert (30hr)
SUP Yoga Cert (25hr)
Hailing from a background in classical dance, Sarah is not new to the performative element of sport. Following an injury, she let go of ballet and movement altogether until a friend introduced her to Yoga in 2015. She has completed her 200hr Vinyasa Yoga teacher training with Island Yoga, during which time she discovered a passion for aerial slings, a sport that reignited the performative and creative elements that were thought lost.
When she’s not on a mat or hanging from a sling, you’ll find her in the water riding waves or basking in the sun with a book in hand.
20 hours Certification with Island Yoga School
Access to e-Learning Training Platform Online
Printed Course Manual
Exams & Certification
Water, coffee & tea during training hours
FREE mini yoga photo shoot (if desired)
Use of yoga mats, blocks & other props throughout the course
Further discounts on upcoming yoga trainings & workshops
Reviews from Previous Courses
How To Sign Up
To sign up for this course, simply fill in the Application Form below and download the practical information guide. Rosita will contact you regarding the deposit payment to secure your spot in the training after receiving your Application Form.
This course is subject to completed course work and assessment of the tests and final exams. Course certificates cannot be bought.
Your participation, team work, completion of all the assignments during the course and teaching practice – requirements to complete this course.
You will be required to study at home for a large part of the training. There is a number of videos, tests and practical tasks you will be required to complete online. E-learning is an essential part of this training.
Yes, you will be able to teach yoga internationally after receiving your certification.
We are the ones placing limitations on ourselves. Every single body is a yoga body. You will be guided and supported throughout the training.