200-hour Mindful Yoga Teacher Certification
This comprehensive program marries the best of mindfulness and yoga practices so that you can teach safely and with confidence. Our teachers have a long history of teaching yoga and meditation in a variety of settings.
Come explore and deepen your knowledge of Yoga philosophy and history, anatomy and physiology, yoga ethics/lifestyle, teaching methodology, meditation, “chakras”, and breathwork through hands-on instruction, independent study, and assignments. Our program is based on the 8 Limbed Yoga Path. The final session will include a class on the “Business of Teaching Yoga” where you will learn about the tax exemptions available to you should you want to earn a part-time income teaching yoga outside school.
Finally, if desiring to have this course offered in your high school as a grade 11 and/or 12 inter-disciplinary credit, we will provide you with a proposal to present to your principal, a course outline, rubrics, and a student course pack. For our Elementary school teachers, we will have special sessions on how to teach yoga and mindfulness to children.
Our staff are inspiring, passionate and well-regarded professionals in their fields of expertise as they assist and guide you with warmth and compassion.
I know that taking a course to become a yoga teacher 20 years ago changed and enriched my life immeasurably and continues to do so today.
It is my deepest belief that it will do the same for you.
~Natalia Fister, Yoga Teacher and Secondary School Teacher
Who Should Attend
Whether you are looking to become a part-time Yoga Teacher, or are an elementary school teacher wanting to embed yoga and mindfulness into your curriculum, or are a high school teacher wanting to offer Yoga in your school as an inter-disciplinary course, this program will provide you with a strong foundation and the tool kit to get started. No previous training, flexibility, or regular yoga practice required. If you are a Mindfulness Facilitator, this couse will provide you with the training and information required to guide mindful movement/yoga practices in a mindfulness-based intervention (MBSR, MBCT, SMART) safely and confidently.
Dates: 10-weekend training Saturdays & Sundays from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
2018: Sept. 15-16 / Oct. 20-21 / Nov. 17-18 / Dec. 8-9
2019: Jan. 12-13 / Feb. 9-10 / March 23-24 / April 13-14 / May 11-12 / June 8-9
- $550 deposit to secure your spot, prepaying for the first and last session
- 8 postdated checks of $275 for each monthly session allowing you to “pay as you learn” throughout the year
- total: $2,750 plus $100 materials fee
- Prices of yoga teacher trainings at other studios range from $3,500-$5,000)
- tax deductible receipt provided
Location: Red Canoe Studio (Gerrard and Woodbine in the Beaches),
57 Devon Rd, Toronto, ON M4E 1X8
For More Information, please contact email@example.com or call (416) 267-4707
Please note that competing the above training components does not guarantee certification. Additional training and or mentoring may be recommended.