The Dancing Dogs Yoga Teacher Certification Program will give you the tools, confidence and skill to teach an effective and inspiring power vinyasa yoga class in the tradition of Baron Baptiste. As a 200-Hour teacher trainee, you will learn the physical, energetic, and spiritual implications of yoga, as well as the importance of your way of being— how to live an authentic, essential life. Led by Certified Baptiste teacher Shelley Lowther and other DDY Senior Teachers, this program is appropriate for practitioners of every level. This is a physically, mentally and emotionally challenging training that is a must for anyone wanting to share the practice of yoga, as well as those who simply wish to deepen their own understanding of the practice.
The 200-Hour DDY training is designed to prepare you to be a confident, effective yoga instructor. Each of the 8 weekend workshops in our series covers a different unit of study and includes asana, lecture, group discussion, and small-group exercises. Email us at email@example.com to apply or ask questions!
Dancing Dogs Yoga Greensboro: Begins May 5, 2014 Enroll here.
Dancing Dogs Power Yoga Bluffton: Begins June 2. 2014 Enroll here.
Here is just some of material we cover in the 200-hour program:
- Practice Teaching
- Hands-on Assisting
The aim of this program is to create exceptional teachers, Not only will you leave our program prepared to teach, you will also be able to stand in front of a room of people and share openly and authentically. and you’ll also have gained invaluable insight into your own way of being. At DDY, we believe that the best yoga teachers are those who connect with their students, who speak authentically and from the heart, and who are comfortable in their own skin, regardless of who or what is around them. Through the 200-Hour Classic program, you will learn to identify the obstacles in your life and gain the tools to become your most powerful self, both in and out of the yoga studio.
We invite you to step into greatness and into the service of others and to become an exception DDY teacher.The training consists of 160 classroom hours and 40 non-classroom hours and will take place during eight weekends.
Dancing Dogs Yoga is an accredited Yoga Alliance Teacher Training School. Students who successfully complete our training can register with Yoga Alliance as a 200-hour certified teacher.
Cost: Non-refundable $250 application fee, plus…
- $3000 if paid in full
- $3250 if paying in installments (please call)
Cash or check preferred, please. All major credit cards accepted.
Additional reading materials are required for full participation in the course. The approximate investment for reading materials is $100, less if you already own or borrow your books. You will be provided a reading list prior to the training start date.
- A full refund (less $250 application fee) will be issued if cancellation occurs more than 7 days before program start date.
- No refunds within 7 days of program start date.
- If DDY cancels the training, a full refund will be issued.
Participants in this teacher training must:
- be at least 18 years old
- have a high school diploma or equivalent
- be free of major injuries going into the program
- attend 100% of every session
- be coachable
- have a radical commitment to personal growth