HEALTH TAICHI including online classes
          HEALTH TAICHI                                                                  including online classes       

Facilitator Profile



am John Beasley and I am the futor for


This is a brief summary of my teaching and Tai Chi background:-



1976 Masters Degree from the Univerity of Bath (MSc)

1977 Post Graduate Certificate in Education - Teaching qualification from the University of Bristol (PGCE).


Employed as a College and University Lecturer, (Senior and Principal Lecturer). Taught at Filton College Bristol, Strode College and the now Royal Agricultural University.


Taught on site programmes in the private and public sector. Including British Aerospace, Rolls Royce, British Telecom, Bristol City Football Club, the NHS, the University of Bristol,

Fairy Hydraulics, Knorr Brense and at Leyhill open prison.



Practitioner in the art and science of Neuro Linguistic Programming (1994 certificated).

NLP is  the deduction, utilisation and change of the structure of subjective experience and meaning. Incorporated Counselling (Humanistic Psychology, Gestalt Psychology, Rational Emotive Therapy and Transactional Analysis)

Registered practitioner with  . Part of the Mental Health Foundation.


Psychology - Advanced Diploma. O.A.Dip. (Distinction)

"Teaching English as a Foreign Language" Diploma (TEFL)



1999 started studying and practising the following Tai Chi Forms, developing over a number of years:-

24 Form and Qi Gong

Cheng Man-Ch'ing - Yang Long Form

Wu Family Long Form

Chen Forms including straight and broad swords and taught by the world famous Grand Master, Chen Xiaowang (19th generation leader of the Chen family), on numerous occasions at the Bristol School of Tai Chi.


Started teaching Tai Chi, the 24 Form and Qi Gong at the Rehabilitation Centre in Wrington near Bristol, for Filton College. (2001)


2009 Visited and worked in China for a month and taught at Shandong University, at the foot of the revered Tai Mountain. Studied Tai Chi practice sessions.


Full instructor member of the Tai Chi Union for Great Britain.

Teaching authentic Tai Chi.


Pilates Trainer - Professional Diploma   


REGISTER EXERCISE PROFESSIONALS (REPS) - Qualified Member - including:-

Advanced Fitness Instructor

Personal Trainer (level 3)

Exercise Referral Specialist (GP referral) Level 3

Lower Back Pain Exercise Specialist (level 4) 

Exercise & Nutritional Interventions for Obesity & Diabetes (Level 4) 


REPS level 5 (CPD) Nutritional Therapist Diploma

REPS level 4 (CPD) Advanced Sports and Exercise Nutritional Advisor 


Member - Chartered Institute for Management of Sports & Physical Activities



Photographed below, immediately behind Chen Xiaowang and Ben Milton (Principal -Bristol School of Chen Tai Chi).


Photographed immediately behind ChenXiowang and Ben Milton (Bristol School of Taichi Chen Xiaowang at Bristol School Tai Chi 2004

Health TaiChi  zoom            online            classes

 online live classes      every week.

  Tai Chi Tuesdays
  11 - 11.40am
  PilogaFit Fridays
  11 - 11.40am
Please email for details..
In the event of a second lockdown this is the proposed additional timetable for the duration
Monday      PilogaFit            6.00 - 6.40pm
Tuesday      Tai Chi             11.00 - 11.40am
Wednesday PilogaFit         11.00 - 11.40am
Thursday     Tai Chi            11.00 - 11.40am
Friday          PilogaFit         11.00 - 11.40am
This is the weekly fee per household.
One class                      £4 
Two classes                  £7
Three classes               £9
Four or 5 classes        £10 ( so 5th class free)
If you are unable to attend a class for whatever reason you can carry the money forward to a future class/ week.
The intention is that you only pay for classes you attend, not for classes you miss !
Secure/confidential payment options 
1 Bank Transfer - TSB 
   Online or cash to over 500 branches
2 PayPal (
4 Cheque by post 
Please email for details 



Start any time

All ages and abilities welcome

Classes run during school holidays



Please log on 10 minutes before the class starts, to settle in and prepare.

We always start on time.







"World Wide Wells" 





For individuals, small groups

and organisations





John Beasley

01749 672482






John Beasley - Registered member Level 4 Execrcise Specialist

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