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ESMTT Level 1 (Calgary, AB)

  • The Elbow Park Residents Association Clubhouse 800 - 34 Avenue Southwest Calgary, AB, T2T 2A3 Canada (map)

Now accepting applications!


The Essential Somatics® Movement Teacher Training (ESMTT) Level 1 is the first of a comprehensive two-part certification course in Somatic Movement teaching with a foundation in Essential Somatic movements, principles, and concepts. It is intended for those interested in teaching Essential Somatics (ES) Movements to others in a group or private setting.

The ESMTT Level 1 introduces the concepts and principles of Somatic Education and teaching Essential Somatic Movement, and the ten foundational somatic movements for freedom of movement and the reduction of functional pain.

Students that apply to the full ESMTT program and successfully complete both training modules, all coursework, and pass all written and practical exams will receive the designation of a 200-hour Essential Somatics® Movement Teacher (ESMT). For students wishing to deepen their knowledge of Somatic Movement, ESMTT Level 1 will be the foundation for the Essential Somatics® Clinical Somatic Education Professional Training

Students pursuing ESMT certification must complete ESMTT Level 2 in Calgary (Oct. 22-25, 2020).


$1200 USD (full tuition)
$1000 USD (early bird tuition if paid before Feb. 16, 2020)
Please note: all course fees are in USD


Class Schedule:
April 2-5 | 9AM-6PM
(There will be a 1 hour lunch break each day.)

Please be sure to bring a personal yoga mat, water bottle, pen and paper, and wear comfortable clothing that permits movement. Each student is responsible for his or her own transportation, lodging, and food during training.


The Elbow Park Residents Association Clubhouse
800 - 34 Avenue Southwest
Calgary, AB, T2T 2A3

Essential Somatics® reserves the right to cancel any event or change event dates if necessary. In the unlikely situation that this may occur, a full refund of all monies paid will be returned to the client. For this reason, we highly recommend purchasing travel cancellation insurance to protect your trip investment in the event of date changes, illness, emergency, weather conditions, or any unforeseen circumstances.

Later Event: April 2
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