Level 1 - Foundation Level Instructor
Level 1 Instructor Courses are run on average about once every 18 months. Each course takes place over 5 weekends in a period of about 10 months. Notification of any forthcoming Level 1 courses are posted on the Deyin Events Page and the Home Page when they become available.
Level 1 Modules
- 8 Treasures Qigong (traditional)
- 8 Step Yang Style Taijiquan
- 16 Step Yang Style Taijiquan
- 16 Step Yang Style Taiji jian (sword)
- 24 Step Yang Style Taijiquan
- 13 Step Sun Style Taijiquan
Level 1 Requirements
- Participants in the Level 1 instructor course should have been regularly practising taijiquan for at least 2 years.
- Successful completion of training and assessment in modules 1 to 5 in the list above
Level 1 Obligations
- Actively Promote the Deyin Taijiquan Institute and the system we teach.
- Annual membership must be kept up to date every year. Note that it is a requirement at every level that subs must have been kept up to date continuously throughout the required minimum period leading up to that level.
- Revalidation of all forms should be kept up to date. (forms revalidated every 2 years)
Level 1 Benefits
- Higher discounts (than for standard Deyin Members) on many Deyin seminars and courses (not including instructor modules).
- Access to Online Instructor Training Videos on a wide range of Forms and Topics is available to Instructors at all levels
- Instructors at all levels have their own Instructor Page on our website to give information about themselves and their classes.
- All Instructors can create their own Classes Caledar to display on their Instructor Page and as part of our public Regular Classes web display.
- All Instructors are part of a network of reputable organisations with reliable connections in the UK and throughout the world.
Level 1 Notes
- The Level 1 instructor course and qualification covers forms 1 to 5 in the above list. Level 1 instructors are also encouraged to learn the Sun 13 style, especially if they wish to go on to become a recognised Deyin Sun Style instructor. 13 step Sun Style instructor training modules are run separately when there are sufficient numbers.
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