Yoga Teacher Training
300 Hour Advanced Studies

Next Session September 2017

Yoga teachers, take this opportunity to expand your teaching skills. This advanced studies course is a pathway to continuing to grow and develop your teaching skills as well as learning to teach advanced postures and classes. Learn advanced teaching techniques as well as how to teach children, seniors, pre-natal and yoga therapy with our specialty workshops. This is an additional 300 hour course that requires a 200 hour teaching certificate from any discipline and a minimum of 100 hours of teaching experience.

  • Explore new avenues
  • Refresh your language skills
  • Theme your classes
  • Understand alignment
  • Sequence effectively
  • Discover great assists
  • And much, much more!

This course consists of 13 weekend workshops each with a different focus. Attend all weekend workshops and complete all the assignments for a certificate which will enable you to apply to Yoga Alliance for an RTY500. Each weekend will include asana, pranayama, and meditation with creative themes.

You will study:

  • Effective sequences and assists to help your students grow their practice.
  • Explore advanced variations of asana.
  • Develop a keen eye to recognize and understand students' abilities and limitations.
  • Apply Anatomy and Physiology principles to yoga asana and pranayama.
  • Learn to 'live your yoga' through the in-depth study of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali.

Most weekend workshops taught by Patti Schmitt, Maggie Borza Petrie and Terri Neese. The tentative syllabus (not necessarily in order) is as follows:

Breathing/Meditation/Restorative

Sanskrit

Asana/Adjusting/Sutras

  • Standing Asana
  • Backbends and Twists
  • Hip Openers
  • Inversions and Arm Balances
  • Advanced Asana

Prenatal/Children/Seniors

Functional Anatomy

Teaching Methodology and Sequencing

2 Special event Weekends

Ayurveda and Essential Oils

Other Requirements

24 hours of approved Teacher Trainings of your choice with advanced teachers with written report

Practicum: Teaching 4 classes, assisting 10 classes, 16 outside classes (different teachers and studios) with written report.

Attendance at 4 classes per month preferably with Maggie, Terri or Patti

Please pre-register.

Times, Schedule and Pricing Information

Each weekend is Sat and Sun, 9-5, with ½ hr for lunch

Tentative Dates: September 23  2017 start date: Generally the third weekend of the month unless there is a holiday, (off July, Aug and December) for 13 months. Possible occasional Friday evening

$3500 total committment.   $250 non-refundable deposit with application, Payment in full at the first session or a monthly payment plan with payments of $250 due each weekend we are in session. (13 payments) (all Yoga H'OM regular classes for the duration of the trainng are free)

For additional information and an application please email Patti.