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Anatomy For Yoga CPD & Workshop

Yoga Anatomy CPD Days at the Doubletree Hotel, Pentonville Road, London N1.

Suitable for Yoga Teachers,
Yoga practitioners with a keen interest in human anatomy and Pilates teachers and personal trainers.



Doubletree Hotel6961093
Pentonville Road, London Islington, GB N1 9LA

Type of Event

  • Teacher Training

Yoga Styles



Nov 11 to
Nov 12
10:00 amto18:00 pm

Anatomy for Yoga CPD
With Dawn Morse MSc and Sally Parkes BSc

Double Tree Hotel,
Pentonville Rd,
N1 9LA

Accredited by:
Yoga Alliance Professionals



Each day costs £107 which is fully certified for CPD purposes by Yoga Alliance UK.
Book both days for the Discounted price of £197.

Full Description

Anatomy for Yoga CPD With Dawn Morse MSc and Sally Parkes BSc on

Saturday 11th & 12th November 2017
10am - 6pm

Double Tree Hotel,
Pentonville Rd,
N1 9LA

Accredited by:
Yoga Alliance Professionals
Provides 16 Continued Professional Development Hours

Early Booking Offer:
Book both Day 1 & 2 for Just £197
​Or book Day 1 or Day 2 individually for £107

​Further Develop Your understanding of Anatomy and Physiology For Yoga Practice and Teaching

Anatomy of Yoga CPD days are designed to extend and develop anatomical and practical knowledge for both Yoga Teachers and those who would like to extend their own yoga practice by exploring how the body works.

Pilates Teachers, Personal Trainers, Fitness and Health professionals may also find these days useful for personal and professional development.

Both days will be practical and theory based and will focus on human movement through exploration and application of knowledge.

Day 1:

Introduction to anatomical terms and planes of movement.
Analysis of movement terms and planes in relation to yoga postures and movement.
Introduction to the physiology of stretching including stretch reflexes and antagonist and agonist movement.
Analysis of movment and stretching application will include:
standing and seated forward bend,
hip openers and
spinal twists.

Each day will start with a yoga class taught by Sally to waken the body and mind. Sally will then conclude the day with and yoga class which will talk through anatomy application to help embed theoretical knowledge covered throughout the day.

Day 2:

Anatomical terms, skeletal muscle action and Reciprocal Inhibition will be reviewed in order to cover any questions from day 1.
Skeletal and muscular anatomy of the Thoracic Spine and shoulder Complex will be reviewed and applied to yoga postures.
Practical application and examination of yoga postures, including joint action, planes of movement and musce action will include:
shoulder openers,
spinal twists and
basic back bends.

CPD days are ran in accordance with Yoga Alliance Professionals and each day will provide 8 CPD hours.

Course Tutors:

With higher degrees in Sports and Health Sciences and over 25 years of combined yoga teaching experience Dawn Morse MSc and Sally Parkes BSc aim to use their understaing of human anatomy
​and yoga teaching to provide both an informative and practical based CPD training programme in Anatomy for Yoga.

Comments from previous students:

Thoroughly enjoyed everything about the course, it's content and the way in which it was delivered
and all the other lovely people in the group. Amazing, knowledgeable, approachable and inspirational tutors. L-Reynolds
I'm putting the knowledge from the course to good use already and feel better informed when talking to students. F- Olliff. Brillant two days I learnt so much. H-Morton
A great weekend, I feel even more knowledgeable now and more confident on my A&P. T-Johnson

Please email or call message via the website if you have any questions about this CPD training course or Anatomy for Yoga in general.