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Teacher Training

October 2019 ❧ GSY Practitioner ~ Level 1 Certification
United Kingdom – $1,425.00
Facilitated by GSY Level 3 Teachers
Sol Brandt & Tara Sellars

16th-20th October – Dance City, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

What makes this Teacher Training so unique?

  • Explore and learn a minimum of 25 Somatic Movement Flows® that can be incorporated into other therapeutic modalities (Yoga Therapy, Physical Therapy, Massage, etc.), or can be the basis for an entire group class
  • Learn the history, philosophy, science, and theory behind Gentle Somatic Yoga
  • Share case studies and offer solutions for physical challenges and limitations students bring to class
  • Enhance your own teaching style and use of Somatic language while working with peers.
  • Identify your target audience and adjust the Somatic Movement Flow sequences to fit your niche
  • Join our leading-edge community of Somatic Movement Educators and Yoga Teachers
  • Develop successful business strategies and marketing tools
  • Health Care Professionals and Certified Yoga Teachers can earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
  • Learn all this and more within a vibrant and friendly environment and city.
  • Return to your community feeling refreshed, energized, and inspired!

Teaching Schedule
  • Wednesday 16th October – 9am – 5pm
  • Thursday 17th October – 9am – 5pm
  • Friday 18th October – 9am – 5pm
  • Saturday 19th October – 9am – 5pm
  • Sunday 20th October – 9am – 5pm

There will be a 90-minute lunch break and a short afternoon break. The onsite DC Café offers a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Please consider contacting the cafe directly if you choose to lunch here and have dietary requirements: Tel 0191 269 5590There are also numerous other dining options available nearby.

Dance City Newcastle is located in the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, just a 5 minute walk from Newcastle Central Station. Central Station and St James metro stations are both close by.

• Traveling By Car from the South

Head north past A1 Washington Services, continue on A1. Exit onto the A184 towards Gateshead/Newcastle. Continue on A189 and cross the Redheugh Bridge. Take the middle lane on to St James Boulevard/A189. Turn right onto Westmorland Road/A186. Take the first left onto Waterloo Street and turn left onto Peel Lane.


• Traveling By Car from the North

From Morpeth head south on the A1. Take the A69/A186 ramp to Hexham/City Centre (West). At the roundabout take the first exit onto the West Road/A186, continue along the A186 West Road. Continuing on the West Road head down a hill (there are various motorbike shops on either side of the road) when you reach the traffic lights at the bottom of the hill turn right onto St James Boulevard/A189. Head straight and you will pass Dance City on your left. At the traffic lights turn left onto Westmorland Road, then take the first left onto Waterloo Street and turn left onto Peel Lane.


Parking Newcastle – Grainger Town Multi-story car park is situated right next to Dance City and can be found when turning onto Waterloo Street. Please note that weekend parking can be very busy.

• By Train

Dance City is just a 5 minute walk from Newcastle Central Station. Exit the station and turn left on Neville Street. Walk along until you see Centre for Life on your left opposite its entrance archway there is a pedestrian crossing, cross over and head left. At Premiere Newsagents turn right onto Waterloo Street where you’ll see Akbars Restaurant and head straight. On the second left turning head left up Peel Lane and you will see Dance City at the top of the lane.

• International Visitors – Newcastle International Airport; for more information, visit the Newcastle Airport website.

The Facilitators

Both Sol and Tara are certified as Gentle Somatic Yoga Teacher ~ Level 3. They each have their unique specialties and are experienced and gifted embodied Movement Educators who are passionate about enhancing lives through the practice of movement education. Drawing from their own life experiences and career paths, they have naturally gravitated to Gentle Somatic Yoga® (GSY) and feel strongly that it is the missing piece to an often challenging puzzle. With their supportive and encouraging approach, you will learn the tools and gain the skills to become a competent GSY practitioner able to share with your community and beyond. They are ready and able to take this step with you, empowering and inspiring you along the way. Sol and Tara see everyone as individuals first and foremost, and are eager to assist you in developing your unique potential by adding this certification to your credentials.

Sol Brandt (pictured left) / website.

Tara Sellars (pictured right) / website

Included in Cost:
  • GSY Tuition
  • Teacher’s Guide
  • Tea & Coffee
  • Taxes & Fees
Not included:
  • Accommodation (There are hotels, AirBnbs and bed & breakfasts near venue)

Places are limited, so to avoid disappointment please register early and complete your Registration form promptly. A non-refundable $500 deposit will reserve your place in this training.

Both your Registration Form and Waiver Form are required when either paying deposit or paying in full. See booking page (link below) to fill out and submit these convenient online forms.

For participants who have already paid a deposit and need to pay their balance due, follow this LINK and type in amount remaining.

Balance is due by 31 August, 2019.

If you have questions about or need assistance with registration, please email:

NOTE: This is the only in-person GSY Practitioner ~ Level 1 certification course being offered in the UK for 2019. Because of this, it is highly likely to sell out quickly (it is actually the only GSY Level 1 certification currently offered LIVE this year worldwide). Therefore we highly recommend you RSVP now to reserve your place!

Places are limited, so to avoid disappointment please register early and complete your Registration form promptly. A non-refundable $500 deposit will reserve your place in this training.