As an experienced yoga teacher, you desire a trusted space to turn to for further training, inspiration, and the next step in your professional journey and personal practice. Our 500-hour teacher certification program offers yoga teachers from all traditions an avenue to further deepen their personal practice and teaching. This program includes studies in advanced teaching methods, sequencing, verbal and hands-on assists, subtle body anatomy, pranayama, mantra meditation, therapeutic applications of yoga, and the study of sacred yoga texts. This is a fully integrated program designed to help students explore yoga in depth, and to address the individual needs of participants.
This program is presented in three 10-day segments offered each year in the spring, summer, and fall. Participants may take as long as three years to complete all segments, and they may be taken in any order. In order to receive certification, participants must also submit a teaching log of 100 hours taught from the time of their 200-hour certification.
Specifically included in this segment are:
- The Role of Breath and Pranic Energy in maintaining health and wellness
- Yoga Psychology and Philosophy to Support Mental Health
- Mental Strategies for Coping with Pain and Suffering
- Yoga for Common Structural Complaints
- Physiology and Therapeutic Approach to Specific Illnesses
- Teaching Methods
Prerequisite: 200-hour teacher certification from an accredited yoga school
*Accommodations are not included in the tuition price. Program begins at 6:30 a.m. on October 21. Accommodations will need to begin October 20 at a minimum. Program ends on October 30 at 12:30 p.m.