Whether you've been teaching for years or are just starting your poi journey, becoming a Certified SpinPoi Instructor will give you the credibility and resources you need to facilitate safe and engaging poi sessions in a health/wellness context.
Please note this certification path is completely self-directed. You can work through the components in your own time at your own pace.
Before purchasing an application, please read the application instructions thoroughly to ensure you are eligible to apply and you understand what will be required to successfully complete the application process. This includes being able to complete all 7 components of the certification process.
- Written Exam
- Poi Proficiency Exam
- Routine to Music
- Lesson Plans
- Teaching Practicum
- Police Check
- Letter of Recommendation
What’s included in the application?
Upon purchasing this application you will receive:
✔︎ Access to the Course Workbook which includes resources and detailed examples to support you, such as sample lesson plans, videos of other instructors teaching, examples of routines to music, and more
✔︎ Access to the Course Video which covers the history of poi, the research on poi and wellbeing, and session facilitation and pedagogy. The video is comprised of a series of slides narrated by Dr. Kate Riegle van West. Run time 43 minutes.
✔︎ Access to the presentation slides
✔︎ The SpinPoi Beginner Pack which includes in depth video tutorials on poi fundamentals and seed movements
✔︎ Support from the SpinPoi Lead Instructor Team, whom you can reach out to at any time to schedule a one-on-one meeting
What else do I need to purchase?
In addition to the application, you may want to purchase the Complete Seniors Pack if you are planning on working with older adults, or the Complete Early Childhood Education Pack if you are planning on working with young learners.
Please email email@example.com with any further inquires.