No training in your area? No worries! It’s coming soon — in the meantime, go ahead and complete your Group Fitness Certification as well as your Doonya Phase I at any time so you’re ready for Doonya Phase II when it’s scheduled near you. Feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org (subject: Training) and let us know where you’d like the next Doonya training to take place!
*Accredited Group Fitness certification is required prior to or simultaneously with Doonya licensing. Doonya is an official NAFC partner – Group Fitness certification training bundles are available for each workshop. Please see NAFC website and registration for more information
Phase 1, At-home Study – $150
**Instructors must complete Phase 1 and 2 training to become licensed Doonya instructors.
Trainees will receive videos including the warm up and the Doonya Basic steps with a supplementary visual guide to understanding each step and it’s associated form and fitness-based techniques.
Upon registering, trainee receive downloadable materials in their accounts with all necessary information to complete independent learning and submit a video of him/herself doing each step in proper form and by name. The video must be submit for approval no later than 1 week before Phase II training.
Instructors must show the following knowledge/skills in their video submission to receive approval for Phase 2 training:
- Understanding of Doonya’s 4 basic styles of movement
- Ability to accurately conduct the Doonya warm-up
- Ability to do each Doonya basic step with correct form
- Understanding of the muscles used in each step
Phase 2, Live Workshop Training – $150
Phase 2 connects the basic steps to Doonya choreographed routines in each genre and provides potential instructors with an understanding of Doonya-specific cueing and in-class dynamics. This one-day 8 hour training will cover:
- Doonya’s philosophy
- Overall program history, description, and benefits
- Review of the Doonya styles and associated movements
- 1 routine in each of the 4 styles
- Class and playlist organization for maximum effectiveness
- Cueing and in-class dynamics
Instructors will receive final certificates after passing a live practical demo. Instructors will either pass on-site or will be assigned a mentor for continued training and feedback until the mentor provides certification. Proof of Group Fitness certification is required prior to receiving Doonya certificate.