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):
Graduates from other courses with minimum two years’ teaching experience are required to do the Advanced Teaching Skills Course
(to progress their study of Anatomy & Physiology) followed by the Yoga Therapy modules.
Total Cost: €1,200.00
The Advanced Teaching Skills course will progress study and understanding of anatomy and physiology and give credits towards the more advanced therapeutic modules.
This course is also a stand-alone course for those who may not wish to progress further.
Its structure is as follows:
Anatomy Refresher Day 16th September 2017 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.
Cost for this course is 750 euro.
Having completed this course and should you wish to progress to the therapeutic modules; you will need to have over 2 years teaching experience.
Should you already have over 2 years teaching experience on completion of the above course – and wish to proceed, there will a further 4 days to attend with our medical guests where you will focus on yoga for individual clients with specific conditions.
(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.)
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.
Advanced Teaching Skills Course: Post Graduate qualification.
Advanced Teaching Skills course plus therapeutic modules: YTI Yoga Therapy Certificate
Advanced Teaching Skills: 750 euro
Therapeutic Modules: 450 euro
Please note, above information is subject to change