Instructor Training

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Just Add Water Yoga Ltd offers both Paddle Canada Instructor Training for Stand Up Paddle Basics and Advanced Flatwater levels, as well as the most comprehensive SUP Yoga Training available in Canada.

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As a Canadian Yoga Alliance Instructor, Registered Yoga Business and Paddle Canada Instructor Trainer Kristy Wright Schell is eager to share with you the magic that you can create with your yoga students ON the water! Kristy has created an all encompassing SUP Yoga Teacher Training that creates confident and knowledgeable Instructors who will be ready to make smart decisions with the students needs top of mind.

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2018 Paddle Canada  Instructor Training Details

Instructor Course Length: Minimum 2 days Paddle Canada Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Instructor Training

Cost of Paddle Canada SUP Instructor Course:

  • $425 plus tax (BC gst only) (ON hst) * prices may vary from location to location

WANT TO TEACH SUP Yoga and on water Fitness programs?  

In addition to our Paddle Canada course listed above we recommend the below course for those looking to take groups on the water to teach them the art of finding core strength, balance, serenity or just have even more fun on the water with your workout.

**This course can be taken PRIOR to the above Paddle Canada SUP Instructor Course**

2018 SUPYoga & SUPFitness Instructor Training

Instructor Course Length:  2 days

This 2 day Instructor program is designed to provide those seeking to teach yoga and fitness on the water with the tools necessary to take students from land based stretching, warm-ups to the on water practice of yoga/fitness and apply key paddling techniques to build core strength, balance, and overall body fitness.

  • Day 1 will focus on SUP skills Basics and Advanced as designed by Paddle Canada, location selection, class set up, and building basic, intermediate and advanced SUP Fitness workouts. We will discuss safety on and off the water, what works best, and how to embody the environment into your teaching.
  • Day 2 is designed share the best ways to set up classes on the water – anchoring, sequencing etc and ultimately how to take what you teach on land or in a studio and how to apply what you know to the water classroom.  You will learn the best way to offer a well rounded experience from the moment students arrive to their floating savasana and beyond.

**Whether you are a registered Yoga Teacher or Fitness Instructor BOTH days must be taken as there is cross over in both areas.**

Cost of SUPYoga & SUPFitness Instructor Course:

  • $499 plus tax (BC gst only) (ON hst) * prices may vary from location to location

Or take them in collaboration to save:

  • $825 plus tax (BC gst Only) (ON HST) *prices may vary from location to location

Locations:   Vancouver,

INSTRUCTOR COURSE Pre-Requisites:

PADDLE CANADA INSTRUCTOR COURSE Basics/Advanced:

  • Paddle Canada Advanced SUP SKILLS Course                                                                                               *or equivalent paddling skills & experience – call to confirm your skills meet required expectations

SUPYoga & SUPFit Teacher Training:

  • 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Certification OR BCRPA Fitness Instructor, Pilates Instructor in good standing.                                                                                                                                                               *OR currently in training – certification will not be valid until yoga or fitness certification is achieved in full. call to confirm if unsure.

BOTH courses require:

  • Current CPR & First Aid Certification (can be achieved post course – certification is not valid without this certification)
  • Comfortable paddling in calm, slightly windy and wavy conditions

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STEPS TO REGISTER:

Step 1/ Ensure you meet pre-requisites outlined above.

Contact Us to book Paddle Canada Skills Courses

Step 2/ Select a location from the list below and click BOOK NOW next to the selected course to register and pay your $150 non-refundable deposit OR pay in full.  Final payment for all courses is 30 days prior to the start of the training.                                                        *if dates are TBC please email to be put on waitlist

Step 3/ FOR PADDLE CANADA TRAINING you MUST REGISTER on www.paddlecanada.com And use the Course Code noted below beside the course you have selected: CLICK HERE

*A $90 membership to Paddle Canada will be requested and paid directly to Paddle Canada upon this portion of registration.

 

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UPCOMING PADDLE CANADA INSTRUCTOR COURSES

& SUP YOGA TEACHER TRAINING 2018

VANCOUVER, BC  – REGISTER TODAY

PADDLE CANADA SUP FLATWATER  BASICS & ADVANCED INSTRUCTOR TRAINING

HOSTED BY – Ecomarine & SUP Vancouver

Location: Jericho Sailing Centre, BC
Paddle Canada Course Code: # 63787

Instructors: Kristy Wright Schell & Peter Allen

Dates:

  • May 19-20 Paddle Canada SUP Basics/Advanced Instructor Course

Cost: $425.00
**Plus Paddle Canada Membership Fee $90.00 paid upon registration with Paddle Canada   (SEE ABOVE LINK)

*All prices subject to 5% GST

This Paddle Canada Basics SUP Flatwater Instructor Course will be hosted by Ecomarine at Jericho Sailing Centre in Vancouver, BC  with Kristy Wright Schell & Peter Allen

SUP Yoga & SUP Fit INSTRUCTOR TRAINING  REGISTER TODAY!

HOSTED BY –  SUP Vancouver

Location: English Bay Jericho Sailing Centre Vancouver , BC

Instructors: Kristy Wright Schell 

Dates:

  • May 15-16 SUP Yoga & SUP Fit Teacher Training

Cost: $499.00

*All prices subject to 5% GST

Instructor: Kristy Wright Schell

Sign up by contacting Kristy Wright Schell at info@standuppaddlevancouver.com

**space is limited to 8 participants

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KELOWNA, BC  – REGISTER TODAY   –

MAY 30-31 SUPYoga/SUPFit June 2-3 Paddle Canada Instructor Training

PADDLE CANADA SUP FLATWATER  & SUP YOGA AND SUP FITNESS INSTRUCTOR TRAINING

HOSTED BY – The Kelowna Paddle Centre and taught by Kristy Wright Schell & Jenny Poppitt

Location: The Kelowna Paddle Centre on Lake Okanagan, Kelowna BC
Paddle Canada Course Code: # 64181

Dates:

  • May 30-31- SUP Yoga & SUP Fitness Instructor Training (2 days)
  • June 1 – OPTIONAL Advanced Skills TUNE UP (2 hours)  *Pre-Requisite REGISTER NOW
  • June 2-3 –  Paddle Canada SUP Flatwater Basics/Advanced Instructor Course (2 days)

Cost:

  • SUPYoga and SUP Fitness Instructor Training: $499/pp
  • SUP Skills Tune Up (Advanced Skills – 2 hours): $90/pp
  • PC Basics SUP Instructor Training Only – $425/pp
  • *All prices subject to 5% GST

COMBINE SUPYoga /SUPFitness and Paddle Canada Instructor Training and Save!

Total Price : $825.00
**Plus Paddle Canada Membership Fee $90.00 paid upon registration with Paddle Canada   (SEE ABOVE LINK)

Sign up by contacting Kristy Wright Schell at info@standuppaddlevancouver.com
*SUP Basics required to complete SUP Yoga Certification or equivalent skills and Experience.

**space is limited to 8 participants

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SYLVAN LAKE, ALBERTA

PADDLE CANADA SUP FLATWATER  & SUP YOGA AND SUP FITNESS INSTRUCTOR TRAINING

HOSTED BY – B1 SUP and taught by Kristy Wright Schell & Tara Russell

Location: TBC, Sylvan Lake, AB
Paddle Canada Course Code: TBC

Dates:

  • TBC – SUP Yoga & SUP Fitness Instructor Training (2 days)
  • TBC – OPTIONAL Advanced Skills TUNE UP (2 hours)  *Pre-Requisite REGISTER NOW
  • TBC –  Paddle Canada SUP Flatwater Basics Instructor Course (2 days)

Cost:

  • SUPYoga and SUP Fitness Instructor Training: $499/pp
  • SUP Skills Tune Up (Advanced Skills – 2 hours): $90/pp
  • PC Basics SUP Instructor Training Only – $425/pp
  • *All prices subject to 5% GST

COMBINE SUPYoga /SUPFitness and Paddle Canada Instructor Training and Save!

Total Price : $825.00
**Plus Paddle Canada Membership Fee $90.00 paid upon registration with Paddle Canada   (SEE ABOVE LINK)

Sign up by contacting Kristy Wright Schell at info@standuppaddlevancouver.com
*PC SUP Basics Skill course required to complete SUP Yoga Certification or equivalent skills and Experience.

**space is limited to 8 participants

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LIQUID YOGA & LIQUID FIT – Instructor Training ***NEW

@ WESTIN BAYSHORE APRIL 12-13  1-5pm each day (8 hours total)

    

Take your Yoga off the mat and onto the water!!!

 

Liquid Yoga classes are NOW being offered at the Westin Bayshore Hotel in Vancouver – in the INDOOR Pool on Aquamats. Saturday mornings at 8AM

Combining breath with movement you’re sure to find moments of fun, laughter and focus while moving with the water on your board.

WEEKLY CLASSES:

Vancouver, BC – with Kristy Wright Schell & Emma Colling at The Westin Bayshore BOOK NOW

INSTRUCTOR TRAINING –  APRIL 12-13 @ Westin Bayshore INDOOR POOL learn to take what you teach on land to the water!!!  Join Kristy Wright Schell for a 2day (4 hours each day) Instructor Training designed to share the knowledge of safety, set up and sequencing for POOL based floating classes.  BOOK NOW

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