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MINT Gym and Studio
1724 California Street, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20009
Calling all dancers and group fitness pros! A WERQ Dance Fitness Professional Certification is heading your way. Register TODAY!
DATE: Sunday, September 10, 2017
LOCATION: MINT Studio — DOWNTOWN
1001 16th St. NW
Washington, D.C. 20036
COST: $229 (Early Bird Pricing) $299 (Week of Training)
Register here to become a Certified WERQ Instructor!
About the training: WERQ Dance Fitness Instructor Certification prepares you to teach safe and effective WERQ Dance Fitness classes. WERQ® is the fiercely fun dance fitness workout class based on pop and hip hop music. There are over 450 prechoreographed routines in the online WERQ library. Instructors choose the routines to make unique playlists. The training day will cover the basics for teaching safe and effective dance fitness classes to large groups and the concepts and teaching methods specific to the WERQ dance fitness brand. All participants will experience a live WERQ Class and practice The 3Q1 Method of cueing WERQ classes. At the end of the training, each participant must complete (and pass) a 50-question multiple choice exam to access the WERQforce online library and leave with a license to WERQ.
8:45AM-9:00AM — Registration
9:00AM-10:45AM — Dance Fitness Concepts including anatomy, alignment, cardiovascular training and beyond.
11:00AM-12:00PM – WERQ CLASS
12:00PM-12:30PM — LUNCH
12:30PM-5:30PM WERQ Concepts, Class Design, Cueing, & Test
What to bring: Please bring water, snacks, change of workout clothes, sweatshirt, highlighter, and a pencil for the exam.
Participants must attend the training in its entirety to receive the Certification.
Continuing Education: This course has been approved for 7.0 AFAA CEUs and 0.8 ACE CECs.
WERQforce: WERQ is a pre-choreographed dance fitness format. All Licensed WERQ Instructors are required to be a member of the WERQforce to stay licensed and to access the Official WERQ Choreography Online Library. A WERQforce membership is $175/year or $18/month + 30 day FREE trial.