This program was designed to help you expand your knowledge of yoga, while encouraging you to gain a greater understanding of yourself. With over 12 years of combined experience teaching yoga, Meg Whitney and Andrew Stackhouse will provide expert instruction and support you with all the tools you need to get the most out of this program. This training goes beyond preparing you to teach a safe and effective yoga class and inspires you to deepen your practice in all aspects of yoga to create greater meaning and impact in your daily life. It's perfect for those that wish to become a certified yoga instructor or to simply deepen their own personal practice.
Advanced study of Asana (proper alignment, modifications, benefits and potential risks)
Anatomy for Yoga
The Art and Science of Sequencing
Subtle Body: Chakras/Bandhas/Pranayama
Yoga History and Philosophy
Cultivating your Voice
Hands on Adjustments
Ethics of Teaching and the Business of Yoga
Successful completion of this training earns you a certificate, which qualifies you to register with Yoga Alliance at the 200 hour RYT level.
At least one year of regular practice is recommended.
No prior teaching experience is required.
You do not need to be flexible or injury free.
Dedication, motivation and self-directed studentship of yoga and the path of teaching.
Willingness to participate fully in group process, able to give and receive feedback.
BOOKS & MATERIALS
You will receive a teacher training manual and numerous handouts as the course evolves.
You will also receive a required and suggested book list in advance of the start date. You will need to borrow or purchase the required books.
SPECIFIC PROGRAM STRUCTURE
The training will be held at SLO Yoga Center, at our downtown location and our Marigold Shopping Center studio. The program will meet for 8 weekends between September, 2019 and January, 2020.
Starts September 27 and consists of 8 weekends:
Sep 27-29, Oct 11-13, Oct 25-27, Nov 8-10, Nov. 15-17, Dec 13-15, Jan 10-12, Jan 24-26
Fridays 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturdays 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. & Sundays 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Plus 2 classes per week at SLO Yoga Center. More details on requirements for weekly classes will be provided at the start of training.
$2,795 (requires $1,000 non-refundable deposit and remaining balance paid by Dec 31). Please note that $1,000 is non-refundable. Remaining balance is non-refundable once training begins. Thank you for understanding.
There are a limited number of payment plan options available. Please contact us for additional information.
Tuition also includes unlimited yoga membership at the SLO Yoga Center for the duration of training. Your membership starts as soon as you register for training, so REGISTER NOW and start your free membership!