Training is available at the Tai Chi for Health Institute (TCHI) Senior and Master training available. Although the face to face workshop is usually open to everyone, to be a certified instructor/leader participants must fulfill 4 requirements. Except for the program Tai Chi for Back Pain, you must be a Tai Chi for Arthritis instructor or leader to qualify.
1. Have one of the following qualifications: Tai Chi teacher, Advanced Tai Chi Student Physiotherapist, or Physical Therapist Occupational Therapist, Health Professional (nurse, doctors, and traditional therapist), Accredited/Certified Exercise Instructor, Nurse Certified Allied Health Assistants Other similar qualification
2. Have completed the preparation prior to the workshop and prepare to update your certificate every two years.
3. Attended an instructors/leaders training workshop by Dr. Lam or his authorized master trainers and met the requirements to be a safe and effective teacher, as well as pass a written test.
4. Hold a current certificate of an accredited first aid course or similar qualification e.g. RN or MBBS. For Australian only: agree to use the title "Instructor” only if you are a currently qualified AKWF instructor; otherwise you should use the title "Leader” in relation to teaching this program