Yin Yang Yoga Teacher Training
At Yoga Body Works, we've developed a comprehensive 200 hour yoga teacher training methodology that will empower you with the skills and qualifications to teach two of the fastest-growing styles of yoga in the world - Yin Yoga and Power Vinyasa Yoga.
World-class facilitators and a well-rounded curriculum will provide you with a solid foundation in yogic science and philosophy and prepare you to teach with confidence, authenticity and power.
The Yoga Body Works Methodology™ will propel you into a new and powerful way of being that will deepen your personal practice and enable you to share yoga through skilful teaching.
The next Yoga Alliance (Australia) accredited 200h Yoga Teacher Training program begins July 25th 2019.
Call 02 4929 6791 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to request an application form.
The Yoga Body Works Methodology™ achieves real results in a short amount of time. You being teaching on Day 1 and will be amazed at how quickly you develop strong and concrete skills.
Yoga Body Works Teacher Training runs over four days a month for four months. The course requirements are as follows:
100% attendance at our 6am - 6pm intensives in the studio.
- INTENSIVE 1: Thurs July 25th to Sun July 28th
- INTENSIVE 2: Thurs Aug 22nd to Sun Aug 25th
- INTENSIVE 3: Thurs Sept 19th to Sun Sept 22nd
- INTENSIVE 4: Thurs Oct 24th to Sun Oct 27th
Completion of both written and practical assessments.
All students will be offered the opportunity to practice teaching in the studio.
Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a 200 Hr full accreditation from Yoga Alliance (Australia).
This qualification will enable you to:
Become a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) through Yoga Alliance (Australia).
Obtain Provisional Membership with the Yoga Teachers Association of Australia (YTAA).
Obtain insurance covering you for yoga teaching (following registration with either of the above organisations).
Obtain a full membership with YTAA once you complete another 150 hours of certified training (within the next three years).
During the course you will learn about:
Fundamental Power Yoga Sequence
In-depth study of classic yoga poses
Study of Yin Yoga poses
Variations and modifications
Alignment and lines of energy
Sanskrit names of poses
Anatomy & Physiology
Anatomy for yoga teachers
Anatomical overview of asanas (yoga poses)
The Art of Alignment
Study of key muscles and the skeleton
Study of the body's nervous, endocrine and digestive systems
Injury prevention and contraindications
Common injury presentations and ways to modify
Yoga history and philosophy
Literary review of the Sutras and the Bhagvad Gita (incl. gunas)
Yogic Physiology (chakras, nadis, koshas, prana)
Yoga for the Energetic Body
Methods of Meditation
Methods of Pranayama
Introduction to Ayurveda
Teaching Methodologies & Techniques
Sequencing for Power Yoga
The poses of Yin yoga and sequencing informed by target areas and meridians
Intensive asana practice
Principles of practice and teaching
Guidelines for verbal cues and instruction
Your voice as a teacher
Extensive practice workshops
Observe, receive and give feedback
Physical and verbal assisting
Teaching groups and one-on-one
Practical evaluations and assignments
Texts you will need
(The Following Books are required and are available for purchase through the studio)
Journey Into Power by Baron Baptiste, Simon and Schuster, 2001
The Complete Guide to Yin Yoga: The Philosophy and Practice of Yin Yoga by Bernie Clark, White Cloud, 2012
YogaBodyWorks Teacher Training Manual (Supplied)
Completion of all written and practical assessments
The cost can be broken down into instalments. Get in touch to discuss options at email@example.com
Refund and cancellation policy
Cancellation more than one month prior, full refund less the $80 application fee
Cancellation less than one month, but more than 2 weeks prior: 50% refund, less $80 application fee
Cancellation less than 2 weeks prior - no refund.
Unforeseen circumstances will be considered on a case by case basis.