Shanti Yoga Studio offers two Yoga Teachers Trainings:
1. 250-hour Yoga Teacher Training (YTT 200)
2. 330-hour Yoga Teachers Advanced YTT (YTT 300).
For more details on the Advanced YTT please CLICK HERE.
Only 12 students will be invited to participate in this training.
This training takes place over 9 months and it starts January of each year. This training has been approved by the Yoga Alliance and will provide an opportunity for you to teach yoga worldwide. You will be able to apply to become a member of the Yoga Alliance.
Shanti Yoga Studio qualifies as an EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION and has been approved by the Minister of Employment and Social Development of the Income Tax Act. Students may claim their tuition and textbook fees. You will be issued a T2202a forms.
As a part of the program we will cover the following topics:
Asana, Assisting and Teaching Methodologies
Yoga History, Philosophy, Ethics and Lifestyle
Yoga Anatomy and Physiology
Understanding Energy: Prana, Chakras, and Major Nadis.
Personal Practice, Assisting in Classes, Teaching Practice
A deep look at yourself, your triggers and your current challenges in life
In order to gain experience, assisting opportunities will be presented, as well as supervised teaching opportunities.
You will receive a Certificate upon satisfactory completion of all classes.
During the ten months, we will meet once a month on Saturday (12-5 pm) – (hot lunch will be available for $10 or you can bring your own) and Sunday (9 am-11:45 am). We will also meet every Wednesday evening, from 7:30 to 9:30 pm. And you are required to attend at least one yoga class a week with Alex, which is included in the fee of the program. There will be a separate practicum teaching class (Thursdays, 7:30-9:30 pm). The September weekend takes place out of town, at a yoga retreat setting.