Lunenburg Yoga Teacher Training

A 200 Hour YTT program led by Lisa Avramenko

Become a teacher who helps participants remember their natural joy and freedom of movement with yoga. Dive into the details of anatomy, movement, alignment & philosophy in small groups of local yoga enthusiasts. Spaces are limited to provide the best training possible.

Dates:
Meet for in-person training one weekend a month for 10 months.
Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

2019

September 22/29

October 19/20

November 16/17

December 7/8

2020

January 18/19

February 22/23

March 28/29

April 25/26

May 23/24

June 13/14

Location:

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia

128 Front Centre Road

In fair weather, training happens at the park or beach.

In-class learning is supported by at-home assignments including reading, writing and experiential activities.

Training Details

This training includes study and practice in:

 

  • Yoga Techniques, Training and Practice
  • Teaching Methodology
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Yoga Philosophy/Ethics/Lifestyle
  • Practicum

Why Get Certified?

Leadership
Teach inspiring and transformational yoga to your students. Lead with a clear voice and smart cues to help students refine their ideal alignment, so they can move better and feel better. Program uplifting and effective sequences to help participants stretch and strengthen in all the right places.

No Dogma
Students will learn to lead classes in any style of yoga they prefer such as flow, restorative, meditation or pranayama. Training is rooted in functional anatomy and alignment without requirement to follow a specific set of poses. Learn to keep students safe, connected to self, and celebratory in any pose or series.

A Good Living
Self-care includes taking care of yourself financially. Teaching yoga can be a rewarding and sustainable career.

Program Requirements

  • Two years or more of consistent yoga practice
  • Attendance of all 10 weekend training sessions*
  • Completion of required reading list and all homework assignments
  • Passing grade on final exam
  • Completion of final project and presentation (community yoga class or alternative project)

 

Upon completing all requirements, participants will be awarded a Certificate of Completion. With this you may apply for 200-RYT certification through Yoga Alliance.

*If you wish to receive your 200-hour certification at the end of this program, it is necessary to attend all 10 sessions to accrue the mandatory hours as determined by Yoga Alliance. If you miss a session due to emergency or illness, you may be able to make it up by live stream or recorded sessions and following up with Lisa. Makeup sessions will be discussed on an individual, case-by-case basis and may include additional cost. Because class sizes are small, there may be some wiggle room with dates. Get in touch right away with any conflicts.

Application Form

Ready to join our teacher training?

Complete the application form below and we will be in touch to discuss details.

 

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Certification

At the end of your teacher training you will be eligible to register as a 200 hour RYT (Registered Yoga Teacher) through the Yoga Alliance.

After completing this 200-hour yoga teacher training, you will qualify to register and teach yoga as a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200) with Yoga Alliance. Registration with Yoga Alliance is completely optional.

Lisa Avramenko Yoga is a Yoga Alliance Affiliate RYS (Registered Yoga School) of Wisdom Flow Yoga RYS based in Maui, Hawaii. This means that the program is delivered locally by Lisa with resources and support contributed by Wisdom Flow Yoga.

Tuition and Payment

Total Investment

$2500 + HST

 

Payment Plan (open to all participants):

$250 + HST

Due monthly for 10 months.

Scholarships: Full and partial scholarships are available to community members facing financial limitations. Persons with marginalized identities (BIPOC, LGBTQ+, folks with disabilities, etc.) will be given priority consideration.

Seeking more information?

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