Become a TJQMBB Instructor

How to become a Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance® Instructor

Instructors of Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance® (TJQMBB) must complete a full, 2 day training workshop for a total of 16 hours. This training workshop is a combination of lecture/discussion content and learning and performing the various forms and movements contained in the program. Instructors must also attend a full day, 8 hour refresher training within their first year of being trained, in order to reinforce what has been learned in the initial workshop and for any critical updates to the program or materials. Below are some upcoming instructor training workshops and refresher trainings within the northeast. All workshops are taught by Dawna Pidgeon, PT ( For additional information on becoming an instructor, please visit the Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance® website at

NEW: The Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging team are now offering a half day Implementation Workshop for Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance®! Learn how to implement Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance® at a current site or a new site. This workshop will highlight strategies for successfully delivering this program and maintaining attendance levels. This is appropriate for instructors, administrators, and leadership for an organization delivering TJQMBB. New and experienced instructors are welcome! 






Upcoming TJQMBB trainings

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