SOYA Yoga Teacher Training
Penticton BC * Prince George BC * Fort McMurray AB
BREAKING NEWS! All SOYA 500 Hour Graduates are now automatically eligible for Full Membership in the International Yoga Teachers’ Association (IYTA)! No extra exams! SOYA 500 Hour Certification means you can apply directly to IYTA for Full Membership! Contact email@example.com to learn more. Visit www.iyta.org.au
Become a certified & registered Yoga Teacher! Find out for yourself why people love our SOYA Yoga Teacher Training program! We have been training Yoga Teachers at International standards for more than 15 years!
This program is designed so working people who have families and/or other commitments can become Teachers of Yoga, and not need leave home for an extended length of time. Teacher Training meetings are held over a weekend twice a month in Penticton and Prince George and once a month in Ft. McMurray. The meetings are full of instruction and practice including meditation, mantra, pranayama, philosophy, asana, anatomy, developing teaching skills, learning benefits, precautions and modifications.
Between each Teacher Training meeting students complete written assignments which are reviewed with the group for clearer understanding. Each student is strongly encouraged to attend our annual SOYA Retreats each June to experience Yoga with world renowned Yoga Masters.SOYA RYT200® Hour Overview
The SOYA RYT200® Hour Extended Program takes 4-12
months to complete. Entry dates vary at each
SOYA RYT300® Upgrade Overview
The RYT300® Hour Upgrade is open to all graduates of an RYT200® Hour program with any Registered Yoga School with Yoga Alliance. Upon completion teachers will receive an RYT500® Certificate. The extended program is held in Ft. McMurray and takes 12 months to complete.
This curriculum outline assumes that you have completed the equivalent to the SOYA RYT200® Hour material reviewed above. If you are weak in some areas, you may be asked to complete some additional studies so you are able to pass the SOYA exams.
To deepen your understanding of yoga and its practical applications, you will complete a Specialized Yoga Research Project in a preapproved topic of your choice, such as Yoga for Children, Pregnancy, Athletes, Arthritis, Scoliosis, Multiple Sclerosis, Seniors, etc. This project will be your final "thesis". Research includes understanding the Anatomy and Physiology related to your project, how to teach this specialized group, and organized study with approved Yoga Teachers who have the skills related to your project. Upon completion of the RYT300® Hour Extended Program you will receive an RYT500® Hour Certificate. With our SOYA 500 Hour Certification you are eligible to immediately apply to the International Yoga Teachers’ Association (IYTA) for Full Membership www.iyta.org.au You are also eligible to become a Registered Yoga Teacher® with Yoga Alliance® after 100 hours of teaching experience. Visit www.yogaalliance.org
Program Fees for SOYA RYT Extended Programs
Program fees include all Instruction at Teacher
Training Meetings,Textbooks, Teacher Training
Manual, Practical and Written Exams, SOYA Teacher Directory
listing for one year, and taxes. To apply please print
off this application
form and send along with payments to the location of your chosen
200hr Program: Next program runs March 22nd, 2014 and runs to Jun 15th, 2014. Go to purplelotusyoga.ca/teacher-training for costs, dates and time and more information.Contact Kamala at Purple Lotus Yoga Studio, #102 – 186 Nanaimo Avenue West, Penticton, BC V2A 1N4 250-493-0054. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to APPLY.Prince George/Northern BC:
200hr Program: Starts Sept 7th, 2013 and ends in Dec, 2013 with teachers Carla Wainwright and Cindy Szekely. Location: CHINOOK YOGA 320 Vancouver Street, Prince George, BC * 250.564.YOGA * For costs and more details go to www.chinookyoga.com. Contact Carla at email@example.com to apply or if you have any questions.Fort McMurray/ Northern Alberta:
200hr Program: Starts Sept 7th, 2013 and
ends June 2014.
We look forward to sharing this wonderful journey
of yoga sadhana with you!
Marion (Mugs) McConnell