Grow as a Teacher with Origin’s Mentorship Program
An essential part of becoming an empowered and impactful teacher, is having an inspirational guide of your own. Becoming a teacher is a humbling journey, and Nicole will help you reach your goals through support, accountability and encouragement.
The Origin HOF Mentorship Program is an opportunity for yoga and barre fitness instructors to fine tune their skills and deepen their knowledge of the disciplines, through personal study and experiential learning under the guidance of an experienced teacher, business owner and mentor. This 4-6-week program provides a unique experience in continuing education, that can be customized to meet your individual needs.
Schedule: your program is designed for you, and can start at any time to coordinate with your goals and schedule, and the availability of your mentor.
Cost: $550 (split payment options are available upon request)
The program has flexible hours and is made up of the following components:
Initial Goal Setting Meeting: during this 2-hour meeting with Nicole, you will declare what skills you want to hone, what you hope to learn, and how you would like your teaching to develop over the course of the mentorship program. (2 hours)
Private Mentorship Sessions: you will meet with Nicole once a week for a discussion session. These hour-long meetings will be structured in accordance with your goals and objectives. (4 hours)
Class/Asana Practice: you are required to take at minimum, two classes per week from your mentor at the studio. An unlimited membership to Origin House of Fitness for the duration of your training, is included in the cost of the program. You are also encouraged to take classes at other studios to diversify your experience. (8 hours)
Class Observation: you are required to observe at minimum, two classes per week, at the studio; you will have time for a brief discussion with your mentor after to class. During this connection, you will address any questions that may have arisen, discuss teaching techniques, sequencing, feedback, demonstration, etc. (8 hours)
Practice Teaching: for the duration of your program, you will have access to the studio to practice teaching on your own, when regular classes are not in session. Towards the end of the program, and when you are ready, you will have an opportunity to teach two full-length classes to your friends and/or family at the studio; you can choose to have one of these classes be a private lesson with your mentor. Nicole will observe your class/s and provide feedback after.