This Intensive Yoga Teacher Training is suitable for those who already have a decent level of Yoga Experience, or who have completed a 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training in the past. You may take our online course to familiarize yourself with the practice foundations.
An interview with the course facilitators is required to make sure you will get the best out of this training. You may join for the full training for a 300 hour Yoga Alliance Accredited certificate. Or you may join only for the first two weeks to improve your practice and teaching, and receive a certificate of attendance for Continuing Education.
Get certified as a Yoga Alliance Accredited Yoga Teacher by Kaya Yoga and this in-depth therapeutically oriented Yoga Teacher Training, and start a Life and Career you truly LOVE!!
OUR TRAINING OFFERS SOMETHING DIFFERENT THAN WHAT’S OUT THERE ON THE MARKET: We focus on the therapeutic application of Yoga as well a solid foundation for entrepreneurship in this industry. We work with case studies and hands on teaching techniques from Classical Yoga Lineages. No commercial practices, no fitness or power Yoga. True authentic Yoga as written in the Yogic Texts.
This program is also a complete journey into deepening and fine tuning your own Self Yoga Practice, and will prepare you in ALL aspects of a thriving Yoga career including how to setup and run the business, marketing and brand building and succeeding as a Yoga instructor.
Through working with case studies Students don’t graduate only as elite Yoga teachers, but as fully fledged Yoga Practitioners and Entrepreneurs with a vast amount of knowledge of Traditional Yoga Applications as taught by the Masters of their time. Good education is so important, particularly in Yoga. That’s why we have decided to offer this intensive program and help you deepen your skills as a teacher and practitioner.
IMPORTANT: This program is cut up in 3 Modules, of which only the FIRST MODULE is delivered by Kaya herself, and the rest by her valued and highly experience certified teachers.
Week 1: Perfecting of Foundational Practice Techniques
Inner & Outer Vayu’s
Kriya: Uddiyana Bandha
Pranayama: Kapalabhati, Nadhi Shodana, 3-part Breath
All Asana categories: Standing, Seated Forward Bends & Twists, Arm Balances, Baby & Advanced Backbends, Surya Namaskar A & B, Afternoon Practices, Sirsasana and Sarvangasana
Anatomy Refresher Workshops
Yama’s & Niyama’s
Yoga Philosophy (we choose different philosophy topics on each training)
Week 2: Yoga Therapy & Teaching for Special Needs
Each day reflects a different topic. We build up a practice around this topic, a lecture, and then in each day the students learn to compose a sequence for the specific issue.
1. Stress & Anxiety
2. Depression, Diabetes
3. Breathing Pathologies, Anatomy of Breathing
4. Sciatica and Lumbar Disc Herniations, Spinal Anatomy
6. Knee and Joint Issues, Anatomy of the Knee, Hip and Shoulder
7. Pregnancy, Pre-and Post Natal
Week 3: Practical, Teaching Assignments, Anatomy and Philosophy
* Case Study Teaching (in person teaching assignments to teach in the venue)
* Advanced Yoga Practices: Working on Arm Balances and Inversions, Headstand and Shoulderstand
* Yoga Entrepreneurship, Writing a Business Plan
* Anatomy of Movement, Functional Anatomy
* Clearing of energetic blockages which stop you from manifesting your dream life
* Vocal Activation and Use of Voice in class
* Teaching Methodology for Private and Group Sessions
* Nutritional Therapy & Coaching, The Sattvic Yogic Diet