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Dear Tai Chi Fundamentals® (TCF) Program Certified Instructors,
Join us at our TCF Certified Instructor, Advanced Certification, and/or Cheng Man Ch’ing (CMC) Yang Short Form retreat opportunities. We hold these retreats biennially. SAVE THE DATE: May 3-7, 2018 at Dekoven Center in Racine, WI. For retreat details see PDF below.
CHENG MAN-CH’ING (CMC) YANG STYLE SHORT FORM RETREAT
Dates: Thursday – Friday afternoon. A great opportunity to learn and/or review CMC Form and applications.
Instructors: Patricia Culotti and Russ Mason
MAIN EVENT: TCF CERTIFIED INSTRUCTORS RETREAT
Dates: Friday PM – Sunday afternoon
Opportunities: Get trained to teach the evidence-based (in review) classes taught in the tai chi grant. Includes hard copy of all teaching materials. Get certified in the TCF Adapted Program, which is required for teaching tai chi grant classes. Receive new certificate, files and permission for using teaching materials. Review Original TCF Form, holding postures. Either attend instruction/review of TCF Adapted Program Basic Moves and Short Form, all versions, or teach a TCF Form move in our feedback/discussion groups. Present a mini-course or show your stuff at the Share Fair. Practice push hands/sword (optional) at several opportunities throughout the retreat. Party! Talent show/skits on Saturday night! Bring your instruments and party supplies. 12 WPTA contact hours; keeps certification current for the next two years.
Instructors: Tricia Yu, Patricia Culotti, with presentations by Certified Instructors
TCF ADVANCED CERTIFICATION RETREAT
Dates: Sunday PM- Monday noon. Would you like to become a TCF Certification Testing Reviewer or Professional Training Instructor? This is the most thorough and cost-effective way to begin the process. Contact Tricia for details. 6 WPTA contact hours.
Instructors: Tricia Yu, Patricia Culotti
This is a residential retreat. Living in community allows us to immerse ourselves in our work and play, optimizing our precious time together.We offer a range of registration options. Please be in touch with questions.I look forward to a memorable retreat with you.
Click the file below to download and print a PDF containing details of the 2018 retreat: