200-hour training program
We are very excited to offer a 200-hour teacher training! If you are interested in becoming a teacher or deepening your practice, this could be the program for you. Included in your training: in-depth study of ethics, asana, anatomy, philosophy, pranayama, practice teaching, feedback on your teaching, hands-on adjustments, the business of being a yoga teacher, restorative yoga, select readings, special guest teachers (in addition to the beloved directors Carla and Ramit and well known teachers David, Judy, Sarah…) and the list goes on. For the duration of the program you will be able to take unlimited classes at both Jaya studios. Every single trainee will teach a 75 minute class to the Jaya Yoga Center community as a final project.
2–3 weekends per month (100% attendance is required). All weekends are Friday–Sunday:
Friday evening class from 7:00–9:00PM
Saturday and Sunday class from 1:00–5:00PM
1 monthly Kirtan Saturday from 7:00–8:30PM
Light on Yoga by B.K.S. Iyengar
The Heart of Yoga: Developing a Personal Practice by T. K. V. Desikachar (this book has the translation of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali we will use for the training)
Gita Wisdom by Joshua Greene
Ganesh Goes to Lunch by Kamla Kapur
The Anatomy Coloring Book by Kapit and Elson
More books to be announced.
Attendance at 2 classes per week.
Monthly mentor meetings of one hour.
Teaching a community class: After graduation each new teacher will be required to teach a 75-minute Jaya Community Class.
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