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YogaWorks 500-Hr Teacher Training w/Master Trainers Oct 5 - Apr 12, 2014

1823 Divisadero Street, San Francisco CA, US 94115
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Type of Event

  • Teacher Training

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When

Oct 4 to
Apr 11
2013 - 2014
17:00 pmto17:00 pm

Price

$3,200

Full Description

Become a professional yoga teacher

You know the basics of anatomy and sequencing to give your students an intelligent and effective yoga class, but now work with a mentor to develop your own voice and master your teaching skills. Graduation from a Yoga Alliance 200 hour training is required. The course work in this program is 300 hours and will qualify graduates to register with the Yoga Alliance at the RYT-500 level.

Apprenticeship:

The mentor/apprenticeship relationship is how yoga was originally passed down to new teachers and YogaWorks continues this effective learning tradition.

• Develop a one-on-one relationship with your mentor, who will guide you throughout the program and beyond.
• Observe your mentor in action – instructing, sequencing, adjusting and inspiring.
• Cultivate your teaching skills as you assist your mentor in class, honing your ability to see bodies, offering modifications and giving hands-on adjustments.
• Participate in small group meeting with your mentor, where you address questions and issues related to teaching yoga.

Professional Workshop Series:

Each month you will participate in weekend workshops to further develop your toolkit of skills taught by master teachers in the field.

Workshops include:
• Hands-on adjustments, observing bodies, modifications
• Practice teaching
• How to teach vinyasa flow and advanced asana
• Injury assessment and management
• Restorative & therapeutic yoga
• Meditation, subtle body and yoga philosophy
• Working with beginners and pregnant women
• The business of yoga

Professional Program Project:

• You design it, create it, and refine it with your mentor's guidance.
• Set yourself apart and develop a program for communities that you can implement.
• Define yourself as a yoga teacher & learn how to cultivate a specific student base.
• Present it to your class at the end of your program

Certifications Offered: 500 Hour Yoga Alliance Certification