Trainer in Circus Arts - E-Learning

En Piste members get 15% off and professional circus schools graduates get an additionnal 5% off.


Be inspired at the leading circus arts educational institution! Learn to use innovative strategies that will have immediate impact on your students’ success.

By focusing on building skills in knowledge transmission at all levels and in different contexts ( recreation, social circus, preparatory or higher education schools or in the continuing education of professional artists), this program aims to meet the needs of the professional circus arts community by preparing high-level trainers.

 This Program is for you if: 

  • You have experience as a circus arts teacher or in a related field OR as a circus arts student, circus artist, educator, or artistic director.
  • You wish to upgrade your teaching skills to a high level of technical performance. 
  • You are open to and interested in various pedagogical approaches. 

An accessible hybrid program

Organize your schedule taking into account your time constraints. Opt for this hybrid formula that combines virtual teaching and two weeks of in-person training with teachers from the National Circus School in Montreal to validate and deepen your learning, as well as a in a work experience internship. The program lasts 765 hours (555 hours of courses and 210 hours of on-the-job training) and is offered over three semesters. 

The sessions will be accessible via the Moodle platform. You have access to a variety of teaching tools: blogs, forums, video conferences, video clips, documents and quizzes to learn and progress quickly.

For the moment, this program is only offered in French. To know more about about the Courses and Course Schedule, click here (in French).

Fall Semester 2021

Learn More

(in French)


In-Person Program

This program is also available In-Person

Learn More