Don’t Be An Average Tai Chi Instructor.  Develop A Masterful Practice and Learn a System of How to Help Your Students Succeed in Their Health and Life Goals Instructor Training & Seminars

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There are three treasures which you should hold and keep:

The first is mercy, for from mercy come courage

The second is frugality from which comes generosity

The third is humility for from it comes leadership

-Shaolin

Tai Chi Instructor Training:

Tai Chi instructor training Northwest Internal Arts offers in-depth training in the arts of Tai Chi Chuan, Qigong, Hsing-I and Bagua. Instructors in the NWIA organization are trained to an expert level in the theory and performance of the various forms. What sets apart the instructors certified by the NWIA organization is the depth of their training. The form is important, but just as vital is training in the philosophy, theory, health and martial applications, and in the art of teaching itself. They are so very many paths within the practice of Tai Chi & Qigong that we encourage anyone interested in starting or advancing a teaching practice to contact us directly. We will discuss the ideal path toward meeting your goals as an instructor.

 

Our organization offers instruction and training in the following disciplines:

 

Yang Family Tai Chi

  • Simplified Form
  • 37 Form
  • 108 Long Form
  • Short Sword Form
  • Long Sword Form
  • Wudang Sword Form
  • Saber
  • Staff
  • Spear
  • Fan
  • Ball
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  • Push Hands Series

 

Chen Family Tai Chi

  • Short Form
  • Old Style Long Form
  • New Frame Long Form
  • Sword Form
  • Staff Form
  • Short Staff
  • Push Hands Series

 

 

Sun Family Tai Chi

  • Long Form
  • Sword Form
  • Fan Combo
  • Push Hands Series

 

Tai Chi Instructor Arng Style Tai Chi

  • Short Form
  • Push Hands Series

 

Bagua – Cheng Style

  • 8 Mother Palms
  • 8 Big Palms
  • Moon Knife
  • Sword
  • 64 Palms
  • Push Hands

 

 

Hsing-I

  • Five Elements
  • Linking Form
  • Twelve Animals
  • Push Hands Series

 

Yichuan

  • Standing Postures
  • Test of Power Sets
  • Walking Sets
  • Release of Power Sets
  • Push Hands Series

 

Qigong

  • Eight Pieces of Brocade
  • Soaring Crane
  • Detoxifcation Set
  • Nine Segment Buddhist Qigong
  • Five Animal Spirits Qigong
  • Stretching Qigong
  • Dragon Gate Qigong
  • Five Organ Breathing Qigong
  • Iron Shirt Qigong
  • Chan Ssu Chin (Silk Reeling)
  • Six Healing Sounds Set
  • Primary Set
  • Coiling Set
  • Rocking Set
  • Walking Set

 

  • Portland Tai Chi Chuan Pushing the Stone Table
  1. Single Hand Set
  2. Two Hand Set

 

  • Health Preservation Series
  1. Yin Yang Medical Qigong
  2. Arthritis Qigong
  3. High Blood Pressure Set
  4. Neck and Back Qigong Set
  5. Diabetes Qigong Set
  6. Tai Chi, Qigong for Liver, Kidneys and Spleen
  7. Tai Chi, Qigong for Heart, Lungs, and Intestines

 

“I credit Tai Chi with the fact that I’m able to walk” -Russell, A long time member of our Qigong and Tai Chi community.

 

Seminars for Businesses and Tai Chi Centers

 

You want the benefits of tai chi but can’t come to train at our center in Portland. Not a problem.

Northwest Internal Arts can send instructors to you to lead various seminars. Some of our primary lesson plans are:

 

  • portland tai chi instructor Health habits and simple practices for business
  • Tai Chi Form – foundations and applications. Sections 1-4
  • Push Hands Series 1-4

 

  • Qigong:
  • Soaring Crane
  • Dragon Gate
  • Six Healing Sounds
  • Tomo Ba Duan Jin

 

If you have specific needs that aren’t covered here or to schedule a presentation from one of our lead instructors, please contact us for more details.

sitting meditation

14 FREE TRAINING VIDEOS

 PRACTICE TIPS FROM THE MASTER

 FREE PRIVATE LESSON

30 DAYS OF FREE CLASSES