Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Is this training the same as your live intensive, in person training?
A: There is no way to replace the experience and elation you will feel when you join your peers and new friends locked in a room together, discovering the joy of kids yoga for two intense days. That being said THIS Online kids yoga teacher training is for you if:
- You are from Reykjavik, Iceland/Kurdistan/Klukshu, Yukon or anywhere else with a great internet connection.
- 9 1/2 months pregnant
- In the military
- A single mom at home with a brood
- On the road
- At sea
- In space
Our program will cover the entire curriculum from our live training. You will even have mentors in your own Facebook forum to help bridge the gap. This is THE best kids yoga online training available, in our humble opinion. 🙂
Q: Do you have a sample training I can take?
A: YES! You want to know exactly how our training works? Check out our sample training.
Q: How do I sign up? How much does it cost?
A: Once you have made the decision to become a certified Kidding Around Yoga teacher, go to our REGISTRATION PAGE. Fill out the form in its entirety and submit your payment. The cost of the training is $395. We also offer payment plans. If you have a discount, remember to enter it into the registration form.
Q: DO I NEED TO BE A CERTIFIED YOGA TEACHER TO TAKE THE TRAINING?
A: No you do not! All that is required is that you love children and want to teach them yoga. We’ll take care of the rest.
Q: What if it takes me a long time to complete the training?
A: You will ALWAYS have access to OKAY. We know that sometimes life happens. So take your time. and enjoy the ride. There is zero pressure from us.
Q: DO I EARN A CERTIFICATE TO TEACH KIDS YOGA AT THE END?
A: Yes, you will earn a certificate and MORE.
Q: IF I AM A REGISTERED YOGA TEACHER THROUGH YOGA ALLIANCE, WILL I RECEIVE CEUS FOR THIS TRAINING?
A: You may apply this training towards your non-contact credit hours with the Yoga Alliance. More information HERE.
Q: WILL THIS COUNT TOWARDS THE 95 HR TRAINING TO BECOME A REGISTERED WITH THE YOGA ALLIANCE?
A: OKAY counts towards 8 non-contact hours of your total 95 hours. More information HERE.
Q: Are payment plans available?
A: Yes! Just go to the registration page and see your options. Discounts will also be displayed there when available.
Q: Do I need liability insurance to teach Yoga to children?
A: Absolutely! And Kidding Around Yoga has partnered with BeYogi Insurance for a discounted rate. Insurance is applicable within the United States only and to those professionals who meet the state’s requirements, where applicable, to practice Yoga.
Q: Where can I teach once I’ve finished the training?
A: Basically anywhere there are children. But here is a list of the more common places you will find a KAY teacher:
Public schools * Private schools * Yoga studios * Recreation centers * Martial arts centers * Homeless shelters * Birthday parties * Festivals and fairs * Day camps * Parents Night Out events * Parks *
Q: Who can I hire to sub my classes if I need someone?
A: YOUR best option is to have another KAY teacher sub for you. All teachers are posted on the website and of course sponsoring a KAY training in your town will assure you that you will have a wonderful family of teachers to choose from! You kids are going to be spoiled by our system!
Q: What is the difference between being a Certified KAY teacher and a Certified Licensee?
A: CLICK HERE to refer to the page of our site for Licensees.