Flying Footless – for Aerial Coaches Amputees – Course One: Lower Extremity Amputees
This course is for aerial coaches who are working with or want to be working with amputees. This first course focuses on lower extremity amputees. The focus is on fabric skills but sling, trapeze, aerial hoop and rope all are covered.
You will learn how to safety and confidently spot and work with amputees in the air. The course covers terminology, different set ups for prosthetic limbs and how they affect aerial arts, spotting amputees, modifications and specific skills creating for amputees, conditioning for the lower body, stretching and so much more.
The course includes access to a video resource library, continuing support and a mention on the Kingston Circus Arts website so that amputees across the globe can find teachers who are trained to work with them.