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YOU CAN BECOME AN ACCREDITED ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE TEACHER

Director Greg Holdaway and AT teacher Anne Finlay facilitate professional AT training in Sydney, NSW on a weekly basis, supported by a team of local and international guest teachers. Our teaching program is accredited by the Australia Society of Alexander Teachers (AUSTAT Inc.) and director Greg Holdaway is also a sponsoring member of Alexander Technique International (ATI Inc.). We invite you to visit one of our training classes in person to get a first hand idea of how it works.

Syllabus taught over 3 years part-time

Taught in-person in Sydney, NSW (flexible options available)

Structured learning each week during NSW school term

Local and International training sessions and syllabus content

Non-vocational modules available for a more hands-on experience

Post Graduate units are available after completion of program

THREE YEAR TRAINING SYLLABUS

Evolution of Self

During your first year of study, we will cover:

  • Foundational Alexander work
  • Movement Pattern & Behavioural Pattern recognition
  • Text studies: FM Alexander, Frank Pierce Jones and Michael Bloch
  • Alexander Technique teaching styles: Marjorie Barstow Patrick McDonald,
  • Walter Carrington, Dick and Elisabeth Walker and the Barlows
  • Anatomy and Physiology Personal movement project

Developing Teaching Skills

During your second year of study, we will cover:

  • Hands-on Skills
  • Structure of learning Motor skills
  • Teachers Language Models
  • Group Teaching
  • First Lesson
  • Teaching strategies and games
  • Teaching State 

Evolving Your Teaching Skills

During your third year of study, we will cover:

  • Practical teaching practise – student teacher clinic
  • Planning group classes
  • Client management
  • Understanding client groups
  • Presenting Alexander’s Technique/presentation skills
  • Business skills
  • External electives: Certificate IV Training and Assessment Certificate IV in Workplace Health and Safety First Aid Certificate

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