200 hour Basic Level Yoga Certification in Ontario – Yoga Alliance approved
You can take this program in 4 levels over 2 years. Each level is 50 hours. Level 3 and 4 include a practicum in your community. You may also complete the training as little as 5 months.
Level 1 – Basic Asanas – Rediscovering your body in movement and stillness
Design gentle yet dynamic asana classes
Gain insights into your unique Ayurvedic constitution
Teach basic poses while honoring limitations and uniqueness of the individual
Level 2 – Teaching yoga with gentleness
Design yoga classes for stress relief
Explain mind body connection
Guide students of varying abilities to move with grace and ease
Level 3 – Delivering a yoga program
Teach subtle yoga techniques like pranayama
Design a yoga program that includes mindfulness meditation
Modify the various types of poses to accommodate strengths and limitations
Level 4: – Expressing your uniqueness in the business of yoga
Design and deliver classes that are engaging and effective
Respond with increased calmness to life’s challenges
Infuse fairness into your teaching and business of yoga
Teach with authenticity to the whole person in private or group class setting
Yes, you can teach yoga and share benefits.. even if you cannot stand on your head.
More and more people are choosing alternative and complementary health practices for self-care and self-healing. Massage therapists, other healing therapists and social workers know this, and want to be able to offer their customers more choices. They wonder if they have been their best and have given their best to their clients.
This holistic yoga teachers program provides therapeutic information and practices for you and your clients. It is steeped in confidence building, and grounds you in the basics of building a business.
Are You Eligible?
If you have been practicing for at least six months you are eligible to join the 8 month program. If you are interested in the shorter 5-month intensive program, you must have practiced yoga for at least 12 months.
Sometimes students who practice at home and not at a studio wonder if they would be eligible. Simple answer – yes.
WEEKEND format 2015:
Level 1: (1) April 11 SAT; (2) April 19 SUN; (3) May 02 SAT; (4) May 10 SUN; (5) May 30 SUN;
Level 2: (6) Jun 07 SUN; (7) Jun 20 SAT; (8) Jun 28 SUN; (9) Jul 11 SAT; (10) JUL 19 SUN;
Level 3: (11) Aug 22 SAT; (12) Aug 30 SUN; (13) Sept 19 SAT; (14) Sept.27 SUN; (15) Oct.17 SAT;
Level 4: (16) Oct 24 SAT; (17) Nov.14 SAT; (18) Nov. 22 SUN; (19) Dec.05 SAT; (20) Dec.06 SUN.
Intensive WEEKDAY format available in Hamilton and in Barbados.
Hamilton: July 20 – August 14, 2015 Levels 1 to 4
Barbados: March 9 – 20, 2015 Levels 1 and 2
Monday to Friday 8 am to 6 pm
Location of training in Ontario
Wellwood Juravinski House, Hamilton, Ontario L9C 0C3
Pre-Enrollment Information – Please connect with the Primary Teacher, Heather Greaves, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 905-525-2426 Skype heather.greaves
Payments are only refundable if you cancel with 4 weeks or more advanced notice. Cancellation must be in written form and there is a $50 processing fee that is non-refundable.
If for some reason you begin the course and cannot finish the program, you will not receive a refund; however, you may transfer into another program with a $150 transfer fee. Students are expected to complete the course within 2 years.