TEACHER TRAINING

             The Vastu Yoga is pleased to facilitate a comprehensive 200-hour Foundational Teacher Training. This training offers a broad base of the fundamental principles of Yoga and the practice of wellbeing based on essential Hatha yoga postures and philosophy. The Vastu Yoga Teacher Training is registered and accredited through Yoga Alliance.  The VYTT 200 adheres to Yoga Alliance 200-hour teacher training program requirements. Topics are relevant to Yoga Alliance’s five Educational Categories and will prepare you to teach yoga to a broad audience. The VYTT is grateful to have expert luminaries from around the world joining our teacher training faculty.

 

            The 200-hour Vastu Yoga Teacher Training (VYTT 200) introduces prospective yoga teachers into the physical, historical, and philosophical tenets of yoga.  As you journey toward becoming a yoga teacher or simply to deepen your practice, you’ll be immersed in various yoga styles to get an in-depth understanding of the full yoga spectrum. You will gain the skills to become an effective teacher in public and private settings, and you’ll receive the business essentials for creating and marketing yourself.  On completion of the VYTT 200, you will be qualified to apply as a Registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance. 

 

The Vastu Yoga Curriculum Includes:

-  Principle Study of Vinyasa, Iyengar, Katonah and Kundalini Yoga 

-  Specialty Study in Restorative, Yin, Kids and Prenatal Yoga

-  Teaching for the Individual, Special Needs and Injuries

-  Asana Intensives

-  Alignment and Anatomy

-  Yoga History and Philosophy

-  Yoga Texts and Tenets

-  Pranayama Training

-  Meditation Practice

-  Developing Daily Home Practice

-  Ayurveda

-  Sanskrit Study

-  Hands-on Harmonium Guidance

-  The Art of Sequencing

-  The Art of Assists

-  Practice of the Teacher’s Role and Presence

-  Understanding the Body Through Observation in Practice

-  Psychology of Yoga

-  Yoga in the Community (Service)

-  Business and Marketing Essentials 

-  Mentorship

 

The Vastu Yoga Teacher Training Faculty: Kanan Kapila, Jennifer Kohl, Nancy Witters, Lena Ang-Silverman, Agnes Tengerdy, Jerome & Reshma Grindle and teaching staff

Guest Teachers: Pranati Pratap, Nevine Michaan, Manorama D'Alvia, Satya Scainetti, Kristen Ambrosi

Teacher Training Dates: Friday, May 19th - Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

(One Weekend a Month, Friday Evenings, Saturday and Sunday Afternoons)

Graduation Date: Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Total Tuition Cost: $3,600* (payment plan available)

Early Bird Tuition Cost: $3,450* (Application fee must be submitted by May 1st) 

Ready for the experience of a lifetime? Fill out our Spring 2017 Teacher Training Application form today! Upon completion, please email your application to thevastuyogatt@gmail.com, or mail it to our studio at 21 Grove Ave, Verona, NJ 07044. Once the application has been reviewed, you will be contacted to schedule a phone call or in-person interview. A complete reading list, dates, and teacher training policy will be provided upon acceptance. 

*Cost of reading materials not included

For more information, please email us at thevastuyogatt@gmail.com

 

Spring 2017 Teacher Training Application