Course overview/objective:

To equip qualified yoga teachers with advanced teaching skills and knowledge in specialised and therapeutic aspects of yoga, to make yoga accessible to those with limitations (eg: arthritis, spinal conditions…).

There are now two ways to complete the Yoga Therapy Course:

Option 1: for YTI Teacher Training Course graduates:

YTI graduates with over two years’ teaching experience are required to do the Refresher Anatomy Day followed by the Yoga Therapy modules.

Total Cost: €550.00

Option 2: for Yoga Teacher Training graduates from other courses (min. RYT 250):

Where Graduates from other courses wish to study the Advanced Teaching Skills Course, please see below for course structure.  Note applicants must have a minimum two years’ teaching experience.

Course content:

  • The Advanced Teaching Skills course will progress study and understanding of anatomy and physiology and give credits towards the more advanced therapeutic modules.

    Its structure is as follows:

    Anatomy Refresher Day                                               3rd February 2018 from 9.30am to 5pm.

    Spine focused weekend                                               24th & 25th February 2018

    Feet, Knees & Hips weekend                                     24th & 25th March 2018

    Neck, Shoulders & Arms weekend                           28th & 29th April 2018

  • There will be a small number of written assignments relating to each weekend.
    Total Cost: €750

  • Therapeutic Modules

    Having completed the above course and should you wish to progress to the therapeutic modules; you will need to have over 2 years teaching experience.
    The therapeutic modules will comprise of 4 additional days with medical guests and will include a day focused on yoga for medical conditions.

    Dates: 

    Musculo-skeletal System (Osteopath): 26th May 2018

    Nervous System (Physical Therapist):  27th May 2018

    Cardiovascular and Respiratory System (Paramedics) 23rd June 2018

    Focused Day for Medical Conditions:  24th June 2018

    Total cost for attending Advanced Teaching Skills plus Therapeutic Modules is €1100

  • (Note: Both the Refresher Anatomy Day (Cost: €100.00) and the Advanced Teaching Skills Course (Cost: €750.00) may be completed as stand-alone courses for those who do not wish the progress to the Yoga Therapy modules.)

Course Facilitators:

Tutors Include:

Requirements:

A minimum of 2 years teaching experience.
An interest in teaching yoga on a one to one basis or specialising in teaching yoga for common ailments.

Qualification:

Advanced Teaching Skills Course:  Post Graduate qualification.

Advanced Teaching Skills course plus therapeutic modules: YTI Yoga Therapy Certificate

Next Course:

February 2018

Costs:

Advanced Teaching Skills: 750 euro

Therapeutic Modules: 450 euro

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Please note, above information is subject to change