APMG are welcoming applications to become examiners for their Certification of Yoga Professionals http://ow.ly/TgeZ30kEyA0 scheme. As an accredited certified body by the NABCB; this certification will accredit yoga professionals to ensure highest standards in instructing and teaching Yoga are met. Meet APMG at the World Yoga Festival, http://ow.ly/BqyV30kEyDV in Reading, 19-22 July.
About the Qualification
As an accredited certification body by the National Accreditation Board for Certification Bodies in India (NABCB) for the Yoga Instructors (Level 1) and Yoga Teachers (Level 2) in accordance with the Scheme for Voluntary Certification of Yoga Professionals of the Ministry of AYUSH, APMG is accredited to provide the Certification for Yoga Professionals. The aim of this certification is to ensure that the highest standards of instructing and teaching yoga are met enabling practitioners to receive a quality yoga experience.
Both levels include a written exam containing objective testing style questions, a practical yoga observation of yoga practice and verbal questions Level 2 Yoga professionals are eligible to apply for teaching roles by the Indian Council of Cultural Relations to travel to various countries to promote yoga. Having a Certification of Yoga Professional recognised by QCI, gives preference to candidates when recruiting teachers in India.
This certification scheme aims to certify Yoga professionals using the principles of third-party assessment by;
Defining the competence standards for the Yoga professionals
Defining the Certification process and
Defining requirements for competence and operation of assessment bodies.
This certification has been developed by the Scheme for Voluntary Certification of Yoga Professionals (SYCYP) launched by Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India and managed by Morarji Desai National Institute of Yoga (MDNIY) as a scheme under the Indian Yoga Association (IYA).
To discover more please visit us at World Yoga Festival, 19-22 July, in Reading, Berkshire. An annual festival where you can learn, rejuvenate and enjoy Yoga. This festival brings together the most revered collection of teachers in traditional yoga, meditation and wisdom. Come along and enjoy one of the largest family friendly Yoga festival in UK and find out more about how you become an accredited trainer and practising professional.
About APMG International
APMG International is a global accreditation and certification body. APMG administers a range of professional assessment, development and certification schemes in key management disciplines including Business Relationship Management, PMD Pro – Project Management for NGOs and IACCM Contract and Commercial Management. APMG works with strategic partners to provide access to best practice guidance, training and certification to help individuals and their organizations deliver positive results and change through improved efficiency and performance www.apmginternational.com
About Quality Council of India (QCI)
The Quality Council of India (QCI) is a pioneering experiment of the Government of India to forge partnerships between the government and the Indian industry. The Mission of QCI is to lead nationwide quality movement in India by involving all stakeholders for emphasis on adherence to quality standards in all spheres of activities primarily for promoting and protecting interests of the nation and its citizens. QCI is governed by a Council comprising of 38 members including the Chairman and Secretary General. The Council has an equal representation of Government, Industry and other Stakeholders. http://www.qcin.org/member.php Follow QCI on Twitter @QualityCouncil
About the Ministry of AYUSH (Department of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy
The Ministry of AYUSH was formed in 2014 to ensure the optimal development and propagation of AYUSH systems of health care. Earlier it was known as the Department of Indian System of Medicine and Homeopathy (ISM&H) which was created in March 1995 and renamed as Department of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) in November 2003, with focused attention for development of Education and Research in Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy.
http://ayush.gov.in/ Follow Ministry of Ayush on Twitter: @moayush