Vertical Art Athletics Teacher Training Curriculum.
Vertical Art Athletics is your ultimate pole & aerial training resource for preventing injury and enhancing performance. The course series is designed to help you optimize training and to provide tools to empower you as a teacher.
PDC Approved Instructor Training - Vertical Art Athletics Teacher Training
In 2016, Pole Art Athletics launched as the first pole teacher training program focused on dance science; created and presented by Physical Therapists, Physiotherapists, Kinesiologists, Exercise Physiologists, & Dance Scientists. With increasing demands from combined pole/aerial studios, the curriculum expanded to Vertical Art Athletics in 2019 to be more inclusive of our art form. With knowledge from performing arts exercise specialists, the vertical art athletics curriculum is created to provide pole dancers, aerial artists, & teachers with the knowledge they need to progress quickly & safely.
With love for performing arts and understanding of human movement our team of presenter provide a unique perspective as fitness professionals. Pole & aerial fitness instructors are responsible for the physical safety of their participants. Our innovative teacher training program trains instructors to customize their classes, to allow for all participants to safely learn & enjoy the experience. The series of courses provide opportunities for instructors to focus on a specialty area or to continue exploring a variety of training methods. Our goal is to create high quality pole & aerial fitness instructors through our series of courses, to inspire pole & aerial instructors to be the best they can, without their participants losing a day to injury.
The VERTICAL FOUNDATION. The Vertical Foundation is a total body conditioning philosophy combining Pilates & our Vertical apparatus. The Foundation repertoire emphasizes the balanced development of the body through core stability, mobility, and awareness to develop efficient, graceful movement with the 50+ functional exercises. Once understanding of how to control the spine & joints dynamically through movement are achieved with supporting stability; pole & aerial instructors will be better prepared to move onto any of the secondary courses in the curriculum.
Understanding of simple Biomechanics and the tools to optimize performance
Postural techniques & Corrections
Modifications & Progressions
To find out more and to book your course just visit The Vertical Arts Athletics website.