What do tai chi instructors do?

What do tai chi instructors do?

Tai chi instructors teach students the basic techniques of the martial art of tai chi. Tai chi instructors usually conduct live sessions, but some also record videos and teach online classes or offer remote lessons to students.

Who can teach tai chi?

Qualified participants include:

  • Tai Chi teachers or advanced students (at least one year of experience)
  • Physiotherapists or physical therapists.
  • Occupational therapists.
  • Allied health professionals.
  • Nurses.
  • Rheumatology professionals.
  • Qualified exercise instructors/leaders.
  • Other appropriate health professionals.

How much does it cost to become a tai chi instructor?

The total cost for evaluation and certification is $275, includes: (1) The Tai Chi Fundamentals for Beginners DVD instant download free code, or if you have this knowledge already, email us your choice of DVD title.

What are the benefits of doing tai chi?

The benefits of tai chi may include:

  • Decreased stress, anxiety and depression.
  • Improved mood.
  • Improved aerobic capacity.
  • Increased energy and stamina.
  • Improved flexibility, balance and agility.
  • Improved muscle strength and definition.

What are the duties of a tai chi instructor?

Conduct regional instructor practice sessions, assist and work with Master Trainers in all matters relating to the Tai Chi for Health programs, maintain communication with and continue to upgrade the skills of instructors. You can view Senior Trainer Profiles and Requirements on your screen now.

Who are master trainers in Tai Chi for health?

Master Trainers are multi-skilled and dedicated instructors authorised by Dr Paul Lam to conduct Instructor’s workshops in the Tai Chi for Health programs.

Can a tai chi instructor help with back pain?

Instructors are trained to teach this program safely and effectively to people with or without arthritis. This program is designed to relieve pain, restore the ability to work and play for people with back pain. It is also suitable for people who are wheelchair bound and with other chronic conditions to improve health and quality of life.

How to become a tai chi instructor for arthritis 2?

In response to many requests, Tai Chi for Arthritis 2 is now a Board Certified program. In order to achieve the qualification you must first hold a current Tai Chi for Arthritis certificate. Then you can attend an Instructor training workshop through a TCA2 Master Trainer.