C O R E  M O T I O N  Three-year Certification Program Overview

The program offers an opportunity to engage with all the components of C O R E  M O T I O N in a progressive approach, where the student is supported by Faïn and fellow students in integrating technical and theoretical applications into their own work.

YEAR 1 encompasses about 200 hours of in-class study in order to build a personal practice. This will be evaluated throughout the year based on the students’ embodiment of principles, energy storing, and opening and strengthening of the body.  It involves:

  • 2 weekly classes all year, including short holiday breaks each season

  • 6 workshops

  • seasonal assignments

  • 5 private sessions

YEAR 2 encompasses 380 hours in class. It is focused on developing teaching skills, theory, and applications of all the above. The workshops offer a higher level in alchemical practices. It involves:

  • 2 weekly classes all year, including short holiday breaks each season

  • 6 workshops

  • seasonal assignments, independent practice, and creative sharing

  • reading group

  • 4 private sessions

YEAR 3 encompasses 444 hours of study, both C O R E  M O T I O N and independent study not covered by tuition. The third year is focused on:

    • developing teaching skills at a higher level, theory and applications of all the above at more complex level, 

    • creating scores in an analytical observation of others based on the principles learned,

    • a higher level of alchemical practices, and longer workshops,

    • developing a personal project throughout  the year

It involves:

  • 2 weekly classes all year, including short holiday breaks each season

  • 6 workshops

  • seasonal assignments independent practice and sharing

  • reading group

  • 4 private sessions

  • required independent study hours outside of the program

The program is taught by Daria Faïn all year, and invited guest teachers throughout the year.  

Tuition for the program is $2500 yearly, or $7500 for three years.

In this three year program, students can register in either the fall or spring.
To inquire about registration, please send us an email. 

Payment plans, partial scholarships, and work-study positions are available. To apply and for questions: Please send email with a short letter of motivation and a short bio.