Teacher Training 300/500 Denver
Using the tools of yoga therapy to create an injury free practice
Deepen your skills with this hands-on training where you’ll learn the nuances and special skills for teaching injury-free asana. Learn to recognize the roots of misalignment and integrate tools that awaken the teacher within all of us. We’ll address solutions for sequencing, alignment imbalances and develop a detailed foundation of anatomical and physiological understanding of asanas.
Four units of study-Maximum flexibility for your lifestyle
This unique training will be offered as 4 units of study. The units can be taken in any order, however Unit 1 is recommended prior to Unit 2. Missed units can be taken over two years. If you need to miss more than one weekend of a unit, simply take that unit in the next year.
Unit One: Anatomy of a Healthy Practice
March 23-25, April 6-8, April 20-22, 2018
Unit Two: Asana, Alignment and Adjustments
April 27-29, May 11-13, June 1-3, June 15-17. 2018
Unit Three: Exploring the Subtle Bodies
July 13-15, July 27-29, August 10-12, 2018
Unit Four: Yoga for Specific Populations
September 28-30, October 12-14, Oct 26-28, 2018
Class hours: Friday, 6-9 p.m. Saturday 11:30-6:30 p.m. Sunday 10:00-4:00 p.m.
Practicum: Will be offered on various evenings during each unit. Dates to be announced. Students are required to attend 15 hours of practicum to obtain RYS 300 registration
Additional Class Hours:
25 hours of take home assignments
9 hours of Student Teaching
30 Additional Yoga Class Hours or Workshops: These Classes and Workshops must be taken with instructors at Rishis Community Yoga or approved Certified Yoga Instructors in other venues.
- $3500 ($500 deposit with application). Final payment of $3000 due March 15, 2018 (credit cards not accepted)
- $3600 if paid after March 15, 2018
- $3700 Installment Plan; $925 with application; Installment payments of $925, April 20, July 6, September 21, 2018 (one week prior to each unit start)
Cancellation Policy: Deposits are refundable up to 4 weeks (Feb 23, 2018) prior to the beginning of training. If written cancellation is received after that date, deposit is non-refundable unless another participant can fill the spot.
- 13 weekend Intensives,
- Eligibility to become a 500hour Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT500) through Yoga Alliance when paired with an existing RYT200 level certificate
- Tuition does not include required texts. These must be purchased separately.
Rishi’s Community Yoga, 2750 S Wadsworth Blvd., Bldg D202, Denver, CO 80227
Karen Quinn, ERYT500, Certified Yoga Therapist, Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner is the lead instructor for this training. She brings 18 years and over 10,000 hours of teaching experience to create trainings rich in anatomy, alignment and ahimsa. Her emphasis is on sharing the many tools of yoga therapy that allows students to discover the wonder and ease of this ancient practice. In addition, we have assembled an incredible group of instructors with years of hands on experience to share their knowledge and expertise so that you can share with others the many gifts of yoga.
For more information or to apply: Karen Quinn- email@example.com