Nia student-teacher training is fashioned after the martial arts system - advancement through four basic belt levels that spans a minimum of four years. The first level, white belt, focuses on learning all about the Nia basics and creates a foundation for the advanced study of mind body spirit work in both the fitness and the wellness fields. The second level, blue belt, focuses on all aspects related to teaching, specifically guiding communication by emphasizing intimacy as the way to establish relationship. The third level, brown belt, focuses on going beyond the physical, addressing all aspects of energetically working with the body, mind, emotions and spirit. The final first stage, black belt, focuses on using personal creativity and art to create on-going life-style transformation and healing. ACE and AFAA continuing education credits are available .
All Nia intensive trainings is a 50+hour, / day long course. You will recieve a three month, pre/post-training program that includes the Nia at-home study course with a DVD and reading material.
Upon completion of the Nia intensive training you may purchase a Nia Teacher license , at the Whitebelt Intensive it will be for a 15 month period- the following years 12 month period,
Your teacher license enabels you to call yourself a cert. Nia whitebelt Teacher, teach and share Nia presenting Nia classes and workshops it also includes all your working material.
• 4 Nia Routines, educational and class/workshop material
• Permission to use the Nia name and logo
• Use of the Nia 800 phone number (in America only)
• Written material for re-print
• The Nia Newsletter
• Option to purchase the Nia Business and Marketing Manual, complete with art, educational, technical and professional support