8 Weekends of Education & Inspiration ~
2021 Weekends ~
Due to the Covid situation, the Winter start dates have been postponed. New dates TBA. Please inquire and let us know of your interest so we can keep you informed.
*2 weekends held in Mt Shasta at the Shasta Yoga Institute.
GENERAL WEEKEND SCHEDULE ~
Specific hours subject to change according to current Balance Yoga Center public schedule
7-8:15 am- Pranayama & Meditation
8:30-10 am- Vinyasa (Public Class)
12-5 pm- Curriculum Topics w/Amy & Guest Teachers
6-8:30 pm- Yoga Philosophy
7-9:15 am- Practice & Methodology
11 am-5 pm- Curriculum Topics w/Amy & Guest Teachers
Morning sessions are dedicated for personal/instructed practice and afternoons/evenings for workshops and practicums. Times may vary slightly. Please leave the entire weekend flexible for the training.
Additions to the above: Mt Shasta weekend hours will vary slightly. Details TBA.
Please be somewhat flexible on the training weekends in case schedule adjustments are necessary.
Each training weekend consists of 20 hours of study comprised from our core areas: practice (asana, pranayama, meditation, etc.), teaching methodology, anatomy and physiology, philosophy and ethics. These weekends are supported by take-home assignments and reading, practice logs and journal inquiry.
See our rich curriculum description & more here: http://shastayogainstitute.com/teacher-training/training/
Participation in individual Continuing Education workshops will be considered for experienced students and with permission from the training Director. To attend an individual workshop, a list will be available by September 1, 2020. All inquiries contact Amy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
“This training has given me the tools to find my inner teacher. Yoga has changed my life and will always be a part of my life.” -Rachel Scott
REQUIREMENTS FOR PARTICIPATION
Participants must have a minimum of 2 years of ongoing yoga experience, have a current yoga practice, with a strong foundation in standing poses and a practice of inversions. Individuals who are not interested in teaching, but who wish to further their own practice are welcome. A minimum of 15 participants is required to hold the training with a maximum of 22 to help maintain the quality. Each participant must submit a deposit and the Applications 1 & 2, and sign the Tuition Payment and Agreement forms as requested, and be accepted by the Program Director in order to attend training.
YOGA TEACHER CERTIFICATION
Upon completion of the 200-hour course requirements, students will be presented with a Certificate of Completion of the 200-hour Registered Yoga Alliance Shasta Yoga Teacher Training program. Course requirements include 100% participation in training, course work, practice logs, reading assignments and documentation on teaching and designing yoga classes. For more details, contact program director.
“… invent a way to earn an income doing what you do best, while serving others, becoming authentic, fulfilling the highest standards of your vocation. This is spiritual work. It’s life’s assignment. And most of us are well-equipped to do it.” – Marsha Sinetar, To Build the Life You Want, Create the Work You Love.