The Discoveries Pole Dance Instructor Specialty Certification Course is a workshop designed to teach the experienced* pole dancer how to teach safely and effectively. Instructors will be provided with the tools needed to teach a safe, structured, student-centered pole fitness class. Participants will learn anatomy, safety techniques, injury prevention, conditioning exercises, proper grip and alignment as well as teaching technique. Class structure will be reviewed and lesson plan templates will be included. Class will consist of demonstrations, lecture, small group activity and hands-on activity. Students will be required to pass a written and practical exam. * Students are expected to have mastery of beginner through advanced pole moves. This is a class on HOW to teach pole moves. It is NOT designed to teach new moves to students.