Counselor in Circus Arts (BIC)
The course "Counselor in Circus Arts" started in late August, Edition 2016-2017. Further on this page for more information. Subscribe to this edition is no longer, but next year a new one will start! You can enroll from spring 2017.
If you would like to stay informed, go to the website of theFlemish Centre for Circus Arts.
Do you have the minimun age of 18 years and are you actively involved with children and young people: as youth worker, gym teacher, educator, movement therapist, in a circus- or other free time workshop…? You want to have fun with learning, exercise and play with circus techniques… and also wants to learn how you can give the circus virus to others? Then this training: 'COUNSELOR IN THE CIRCUS ARTS’ a must !
What will you learn?
You learn to use various circus skills in a creative way: acrobatics, balance, juggling en circus theater,…
We offer you a circus methodology. that will teach you, to use creative and social goals to create a safe and fun working environment. And of course to help children, youths and adults to create a circus.
This program allows you to take many directions. You can give circus sessions to different target groups in youth work, neighborhood groups, sports clubs, circus schools, in art education… As an animator, you can organize projects, both in the for-profit realm (team building, side shows,…) as in non-profit realm: the training, Cultural centers, etc.
Mail your resume or CV as well as a letter explaining your motivation to firstname.lastname@example.org or by regular mail Circuscentrum – Doc North 4F 001, 9000 Gent. (you have to be 18 years old for the program)
Call Anne Loeckx Cirkus in Motion on 016 60 32 63 or send an email to: BIC@cirkusinbeweging.be
Dates & Locations
A 10-day course during summer vacantion (Leuven), fulltime teaching with one free day :
from 1 until 10 July 2017.
Location: Cirkus in Beweging vzw, Ruelensvest 127, 3001 Heverlee (or in that vicinity)
Five weekends spread over the school year
Location: PC Dommelhof, Future Avenue 5, 3910 Neerpelt
– 30 September – 1 October 2017
– 11 or 12 November 2017
– 9 or 10 December 2017
– 3 or 4 February 2018
– 24 or 25 March 2018
Next edition starts with a 10-day session from (probably) 22 until 31 August 2018.
560 Euro (can be paid in 2 installments)
Included: tuition + accommodation and meals for the 5 weekends
Not included: overnight stay and meals for 10-day
Circus Center (Gent) and the pedagogical team of insurence (Leuven)
For more info, contact BIC@cirkusinbeweging.be