The DANCEPL3Y Kids Instructor Training Course is designed for fitness instructors and recreation leaders who want to learn how to lead high-energy dance classes at their local community centre, fitness club, after-school program or or via private online platforms.
This specific Livestream Course offers you coaching and accountability check-ins so that you can complete the training in time to offer Winter/Spring 2021 Programs.
*This is a livestream course, with two full days of online learning with your Master Trainer, Matt Leung.
Livestream Course Dates:
Saturday December 5th [9am - 3pm PST]
Sunday December 6th [9am - 3pm PST]
*You must attend both days of livestream training.
Your DANCEPL3Y Kids Livestream Training Includes:
- 2-day Live Online Training Course with Your DANCEPL3Y Master Trainer
- Online Pre-Course Materials
- Hard Copy of Program Manual
- Online Choreography Notes and Tutorial Videos
- Post-Course 1-on-1 Coaching & Personalized Feedback from your Master Trainer!
- Bonus: Business Start-up Module [valued at $99USD]
During your training, you'll learn how to create a motivating and safe space in-person or online, where kids ages 6-12 can get playful and have fun as they develop physical literacy through dance.
You will develop instructing skills and learn effective strategies on how to teach dance and in a simple way, using a combination of traditional formations and our PLAYful & interACTIVE teaching approach.
You'll also learn how to plan and deliver an energizing in-person or virtual kids dance class that develops physical literacy and fundamental movement skills, while fostering a playful and positive class environment.
- Developing physical literacy and promoting playfulness and positive mental health through dance
- Becoming a DANCEPL3Y Instructor: Choreography, Culture, Coaching, Structure and Certification
- Understanding Purposeful Playlist Planning, Coaching and Cueing.
- Next-Level Instructing Skills: Teaching Using an Interactive Approach while Fostering a Positive Class Culture
- Getting Started with your DANCEPL3Y Classes or Business
*$497 USD - Regular (Register by Nov 29th)
*$525 USD - Late Registration (after Nov 29th)
*Payment Plan Option:
Need to split your full course fee into a few smaller payments? No problem!
Click here for the 3-month payment plan.
Once you have completed your weekend course, you will have the knowledge and skills to obtain certification status.
In order to qualify for the "Certified DANCEPL3Y Kids Instructor" title, you must submit a practicum assessment (via video) of yourself teaching DANCEPL3Y to a group of at least 5 children who are 6 to 12 years old (no participants required during physical distancing restrictions). In this video, you'll need to demonstrate that you are able to deliver a DANCEPL3Y class according to our internationally accredited program standards, following the course playlist that will be given to you during your training (online video tutorials included).
Following your successful practicum assessment, you'll be eligible to become a licensed DANCEPL3Y Kids Instructor through our Membership program (starting at $227 USD/year), where you'll get access to on-going choreography and program planning content.
By registering for this course, you agree to the following Terms & Conditions.
Matt Leung is a self-proclaimed Professional Child, who has spent over 10 years working with children and youth in the recreation sector, and has brought his love of PLAY to Group Fitness and Personal Training programs since 2012. Matt is a Master Trainer and School Programs Educator with PL3Y Education and has facilitated trainings and workshops across North America. He is an active volunteer with the Alberta Recreation and Parks Association, a certified HIGH FIVE Trainer, a Play Ambassador for the US Play Coalition, and he played a key role at the 2017 International Play Association conference.
PL3Y International Inc. is the parent company of DANCEPL3Y, YOGAPL3Y, and POWERPL3Y. We provide fitness programs, instructor training services and products based on an innovative and positive approach and philosophy.