SpinPoi Certification: Virtual Course November 2024

$589.00 NZD

Become a Certified SpinPoi Instructor in this 3 day course on working with poi as a therapeutic tool. 

Course Details

The SpinPoi Certification is an evidence-based qualification stemming from clinical research on the effects of poi on physical and cognitive function. Participants will learn about working with poi as a therapeutic tool for wide variety of clients including older adults, children, those with dementia, Parkinson’s, and more. Participants will then have a chance to focus their homework and various course components on the population(s) they plan to work with in their community. 

Before purchasing your registration please read the full course description to ensure you understand what is involved.

Dates and Time

This is a 13 hour virtual course delivered over three Zoom sessions. Participants are expected to attend the full Zoom sessions and complete 10 hours of homework outside of class.

Session 1: Sunday 3 November 10am – 3pm NZST
Session 2: Sunday 17 November 10am – 2pm NZST
Session 3: Sunday 1 December 10am – 2pm NZST

Your Course Resources

Upon purchase you will gain admittance to 8 hours of hands-on training, plus access to the following digital course resources and study materials:

✔︎ Complete Senior Pack

✔︎ Complete Early Childhood Education Pack

✔︎ Fundamentals Course + Seed Moves

✔︎ Presentation Slides

✔︎ Course Workbook

Upon Course Completion

Upon successfully completing the course you will join the team of Certified SpinPoi Instructors across the globe and gain access to addition resources, including:

✔︎ Be listed as an official instructor on spinpoi.com

✔︎ Gain access to the Instructor Portal with additional resources to support you such as an extensive library of poi routines and documents to help you run your classes smoothly (consent forms, invoices, etc.)

✔︎ Gain access to the Certified SpinPoi Instructors facebook group where instructors are supporting each other and sharing resources in real time.

✔︎ Receive a paper copy of your certificate in the mail

✔︎ Be promoted as a Certified Instructor across SpinPoi’s social media, with continued promotion of any workshops, events, or news you might have as you continue your journey 

✔︎ Recieve continued support from Dr. Kate Riegle van West and the SpinPoi Lead Instructor Team as and when needed

Koha Program

If you are of Māori decent or if you are facing financial hardship, you are eligible for free or discounted participation in this course through our Koha Program. Please visit the Koha Program page and fill out the short form to apply. Please note there are only 4 Koha Program spaces available for this course, first come first serve.

Cancellation Policy

A cancellation can be requested at any time by emailing [email protected]. Cancellation requests submitted prior to 30 days from the course date will receive a 90% refund. Cancellation requests submitted within 30 days of the course date will receive a 50% refund. If there are extenuating circumstances please email Kate to discuss.


Please direct any inquiries to Kate at [email protected]. Looking forward to spinning with you soon!