Teacher Training

Chicago Northshore Kinetics is proud to offer various training courses and workshops for those wishing to learn to teach the GYROTONIC EXPANSION SYSTEM®. We offer Gyrotonic® and Gyrokinesis® teacher training, Gyrotonic® Specialized Equipment trainings, Certified Instructor Updates, Supervised Apprentice Hour workshops and more.

For complete details on the requirements for Gyrotonic® or Gyrokinesis® certification visit: www.Gyrotonic.com

Please contact our studio at 847.866.9655 or email [email protected] to be put on our email list of upcoming courses. If there are specific courses and/or workshops you would like to see offered, contact us as we may add courses according to demand.

Please see below for upcoming courses and special events in 2017 and 2018.

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GYROTONIC® Pre-Trainer Update

Conducted by: Juergen Bamberger
Dates: Friday-Sunday, July 21, 22, 23, 2017
Times: 10am-5pm
Cost: $500 ($350 course fee and non-refundable $150 studio fee)

This is an update only for authorized pre-trainers.  If you are looking for a Level 1 Gyrotonic® Update for certified instructors, please visit: https://www.Gyrotonic.com/Continuing_Education.aspx

Please call 847-866-9655 or email [email protected] to register.

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GYROTONIC® Pre-Training Course

Interested in becoming a certified Gyrotonic® trainer?  Or simply deepening your understanding of the Gyrotonic Expansion System® for personal growth?  We are offering a Pre-training course where students work in a group setting to learn the core set of equipment exercises in order to physically prepare them for the Gyrotonic® Foundation Course, which is the required next step towards becoming an instructor.

Dates: September 22, 23, 24 and October 1, 2, 3  2017 (6 days)
Times: Fridays 11 am – 6 pm; Saturdays and Sundays 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Instructor: Kay Min, Authorized Gyrotonic® Pre-trainer
Fees: $850 course fee + $200 studio fee (total of $1,100); nonrefundable $200 required to secure your spot.

Pre-requisite: A basic understanding of the Gyrotonic® level 1–progression 1 exercises. Students typically take ten or more classes with a Certified Gyrotonic® Trainer to aquire enough experience to begin this course.

Once students have successfully completed the Gyrotonic® Level 1 Pre-training course, they may proceed to the Gyrotonic® Level 1 Foundation Course.

Please contact the studio at 847-866-9655 to register or to learn more about whether this course is appropriate for you.

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NEW OFFERING in 2018! GYROTONIC® Specialized Course Trilogy:
Pelvic Girdle – Shoulder Girdle – Scoliosis

Dates: Thursday May 31 through Tuesday, June 12, 2018  (11 days with days off on Monday, June 4, and Friday, June 8)
Times: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (to be finalized closer to course dates)
Instructor: Uwe Herbstreit
Fees: $1100 course fee + $375 studio fee (total of $1,475); nonrefundable $500 required to secure your spot.

This 11-day course is designed by Physiotherapist Uwe Herbstreit. It will be a decompressed version to the regular format of all 3 “Specialized Courses for Rehabilitation”, and includes an ANATOMY workshop compact, designed by Uwe Herbstreit. In this course, trainers will also have more opportunities to practice the work, and–in collaboration with the host studio–observe regular clients.

It is also feasible to participate in one or two courses in this long-term event. Individual course fees are listed below.  Each course is credited as a GYROTONIC®® Level 1 Update course, except the ANATOMY workshop compact.
If a Trainer is GYROTONIC®® + GYROKINESIS®® licensed, each course is credited to update the trademark license for both.

In the Trilogy course, GYROTONIC®® Certified trainers will learn about common patterns associated with main orthopedic diseases/injuries for all different subjects. The practical part of the course will build on a conceptual framework, with practical GYROTONIC®® and GYROKINESIS®® exercise applications skills.

This course will deepen your understanding and increase your level of abilities, applying the GYROTONIC®® movement system to your clients. You will receive a manual for the different programs and progressions, including pictures.

The expectations we have of our participants is full participation in the training. To complete the training, you must participate in all the days and hours of the training, without exception.
To respect the structure and breaks of the training schedule, there will be  2 hours for lunch each day and various breaks at the instructor’s discretion and/or studio accommodations throughout the day.

Pre-requisites:

• Certified GYROTONIC®® Level 1
• Valid License for GYROTONIC®® trademark

If participants are interested in taking each course separately, the pricing structure is as follows:

Anatomy workshop compact:
( 1day / 6h / $120 open to everybody / $90 for GT/GK Certified teachers / no charge for Trilogy participants )Therapy, PsychoSomaticNetwork and the basic of energy, Systems of Circulation, Breathing similar to function, Basic terms – relation between, different structures and it’s function, Importance about Connective Tissue/Soft Tissue, Basic Anatomical Connections, Pelvic Girdle, Shoulder Girdle and Spine as a Coordination Center, Stability meets Function, Movement as a Healing Tool, Strategy in Therapy

Pelvic Girdle course:
3days / 18h / $350 + $150 studio fee (non-refundable $200 deposit required)
In this course trainers will review basic terms, anatomy and will learn about pattern associated to main diseases/injuries regarding Lumbar spine, Pelvis and Leg axis.

Shoulder Girdle course:
3days / 18h / $350 +$150 studio fee (non-refundable $200 deposit required)
In this course trainers will review basic terms, anatomy and will learn about pattern associated to main diseases/injuries regarding Cervical spine, Shoulder and Arm axis.

Scoliosis course:
4days / 24h / $450 +$175 studio fee (non-refundable $250 deposit required)
In this course trainers will review basic terms, anatomy and will learn about pattern associated to different deformations of the spine, mainly Scoliosis.

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Training Policies

Pre-requisites

All Pre-requisites must be fulfilled prior to the training according to the educational guidelines of Gyrotonic® Headquarters.

Registration

To register for trainings please contact the studio directly by phone: 847.866.9655 or email: [email protected] Registration is only approved after the deposit has been received.

Deposits

All trainings require a nonrefundable registration deposit. If travel expenses are necessary for the instructor, an additional travel fee might be added to deposit. Once we receive your registration and deposit, your spot in a training is secured. The remaining balance for all trainings is due on the first day of the course.

Attendance/Make-Up Sessions

It is mandatory to attend the entire course to be considered for a certificate. All students are expected to be present at all times. Make-up sessions are only for emergency circumstances and are subject to additional fees. Make-up sessions are also subject to the schedule of the Master Trainer and may not be available during the course of the training. Therefore, all students are expected to adjust their personal schedules in order to meet the attendance requirement for each course.

Cancellation Policy

Once registered, please let CNSK know immediately if you are unable to attend. Studio fees are not refundable. Chicago Northshore Kinetics reserves the right to postpone or cancel any course due to insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. In this event, all paid course fees will be refunded.

Payment

We accept Visa, MasterCard, and Discover Card.  Checks or money orders can be made out to Chicago Northshore Kinetics and mailed to:  Chicago Northshore Kinetics, 515 Davis St. Evanston, IL 60201.