Teach Your Yoga Teacher Training Course
One specialist course that is designed to provide students the knowledge to teach Vinyasa style Yoga. A very comprehensive, and hands-on course for students who are passionate and dedicated Yoga students. The course is a 200hr Course with options to take extra electives in Kids Yoga, Ashtanga Immersion days and retreats at a discounted rate.
200 HOUR VINYASA YOGA TEACHER TRAINING COURSE
A fully comprehensive very hands on training for students who are passionate and dedicated Yoga students. The course is taught by Nichi Green and has evolved from over 10 years of experience training teachers to an excellent standard.The course allows you to add in extra elective days in areas that interest you at a discounted rate. The course is very practically based with a strong focus on alignment and teaching practice. A 4 day Ashtanga Yoga adjusting course will be taught by Joey Miles. Anatomy input will be taught by Richard Couch.
OVERVIEW OF THE COURSE
The course covers teaching Ashtanga Yoga and Vinyasa Flow style to beginners and how to adapt and design classes to suit your student group.The core course runs over 24 days and over an 9 month period.You will also be expected to do 20 hours assisting/observing with a Yoga Alliance registered teacher on top of your core course hours.This is course is approved by Yoga Alliance Professionals. At the end of the course you will be able to teach beginners yoga with confidence. You are encouraged to join YAP as a student once the course begins and it is recommended that you take out insurance with them.
The Syllabus covers:
- History of yoga
- Physiology of breath
- stretching principles
- class planning and teaching practice
- Functional anatomy
- Principles of asana
- Alignment and adjusting
- Business of Yoga
- Use of voice
- Modifications, yoga for pregnancy
- Vinyasa Krama
- Hip, shoulder, core and backbending sequences
- Mysore style practice
COURSE STRUCTURE AND DATES 2018-2019
The course schedule is as follows;
- Intro Day with Nichi Green 9th September 2018
- 4 Day Immersion with Joey Miles on Ashtanga Yoga and Adjusting- 10th -13th September 2018
- Weekend 1-2nd to 4th November 2018 with Nichi Green
- Weekend 2- 7th to 9th December 2018 with Sarah Blenkhorn
- Weekend 3- 14th-17th February 2019 9.30am to 5pm 4 Day Vinyasa Flow Immersion with Nichi Green
- Weekend 4- 26th-28th April 2019 with Nichi Green
- Weekend 5-17th-19th May 2019 with Nichi Green
- Weekend 6- 7th-9th June 2019 9.30am- 5pm with Nichi Green
YOGA ALLIANCE PROFESSIONALS
Certified Yoga Alliance Training Centre
Our Teacher Training courses have met the stringent requirements set by Yoga Alliance Professionals. Our graduates are trained to the highest standard and are eligible to register with Yoga Alliance professionals. The course has a set 180 hours contact time and the core teacher is a registered Senior Yoga teacher with Yoga Alliance.
ELECTIVE OPTIONS AND STUDENT DISCOUNT
All of our teacher training students are given a student discount on classes whilst on the course so are eligible to buy a 10 class pass for only £50.Alongside the course you will have the opportunity to take extra workshops and courses at a discounted rate. Some suggested Electives are;
Kids Yoga Training with Nichi Green- 4 day course. Cost-£300. A 4 day course to train you to teach 7 to 11 year olds yoga. This course is approved by Yoga Alliance Professionals and is excellent if you want to expand your work possibilities as a yoga teacher. Incorporating games, drama, group work, storytelling, NIchi has devised this course from over 20 years of experience of working with children.
Ashtanga Study Days with Joey Miles and Rachel Woolhouse– Cost £35 Joey is an authorised level 2 Ashtanga Teacher and his study days covering, asana, meditation, philosophy are renowned for offering students a deeper level of enquiry and understanding into the Ashtanga system. Joey usually runs three of these over a year so there will be plenty of opportunity to attend one.
Ashtanga Workshops with Sarah Blenkhorn- Cost £15 Sarah is one of our senior teachers at the studio and has a wealth of knowledge in teaching students of different abilities, modifying postures where needed and has a long history of regular practice and study of the Ashtanga system.
Visiting Teacher workshops- We often have well known teachers from Europe and U.S.A. You will be informed of any dates as they are booked.
ASSISTING AND ADJUSTING HOURS AND SELF STUDY
Alongside the core course students are requested to do 10 hours observing of classes taught by a Yoga Alliance registered teacher who has been teaching for at least 2 years. You can observe classes in any style of Yoga, preferably a mixed level class or beginners. A log of hours must be kept and signed by the teacher you observe.
Once observation hours are completed and you are past your 2nd Weekend of study you will be asked to then start assisting a Yoga Alliance registered teacher. This can be at our studio or a studio nearer to home if you are travelling. A log of hours must be kept and signed by the teacher you assist.
Self study is an essential part of the course. keeping a practice journal, reading and submitting assignments prior to each weekend you attend is an integral part of your learning and development. At least 1 full day a month should be set aside for completing your written assignments. You will be set work prior to your functional anatomy days and asked to write up teaching practice as well as reflections on reading, practice and philosophy.
FEES 200hr Vinyasa Yoga
Investment £2500, with an easy payment structure.
- £1,000 Registration Fee – must be paid prior to 30th June 2018 in order to secure a place.
- Monthly Installments – The remaining fees can be paid in 9 monthly installments of £170 or three installments of £500. Full balance must be paid by 15th May 2019.
Have at least two years steady Yoga practice with a qualified teacher. This can be in any discipline of Yoga but asana practice much be of a certain standard with a good understanding of alignment. This will be assessed from application and on assessment day or via interview.
ARE YOU READY?
Yoga teacher training should not be undertaken lightly. Trainees are expected to maintain a regular Yoga practice whilst taking the courses. Homework and reading should be completed in time before each weekend so that the student is prepared. Extensions on homework can be granted but only in exceptional circumstances. Students may be asked to resit or redo modules/ assignments where necessary.
Candidates will be asked to attend a class at the studio followed by an interview with Nichi. If you wish to be considered for the course please submit an application form. Any questions can be directed to Nichi at email@example.com. We take a maximum of 15 students on the course. All applications must be submitted no later than the 25th June 2018.
SYLLABUS and DOCUMENTS
Course Syllabus and Course Documents can be viewed here;
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