Starts 16th of March 2020  in Vanuatu 

My level 2 (+120 or +150 hrs) teacher training will help you, in a practical way, to further grow and develop as a yoga teacher. There will be reflection to get an understanding of who you are as a yoga teacher, revisions of anatomy and poses and there will be lots of time to put learnings into practice, receive feedback and ask questions. 

The Advanced Yoga Teacher Training is an excellent way to:

  • Refresh and expand your anatomy, pose alignment, sequencing and adjusting skills,

  • Learn to teach advanced poses, sequences and workshops,

  • Understand how to apply yoga philosophy, meditation and breath work in your classes,

  • Get an in depth understanding of the mind-body connection using the subtle yoga body

  • Develop a further understanding of who you are as a teacher and helps you to ‘find your voice’ and develop yourself in an authentic way.

Certification:

The +150hr course is registered by yoga Australia as a “Post-Graduate course” and is taught by: Anneriek Favelle, Level 3 Sr Teacher Yoga Australia (#1995).

Successful completion of the course will help enable graduates to progress from Yoga Australia Provisional Membership to Level 1 Registered Teacher status, or from Level 1 Registered Teacher status to Level 2 Registered Teacher status. 

In total this course includes 150 hours:

  • 120/150 hrs face to face (see program)

  • Including: Teaching practice, observation and assistance

Prerequisites:
Prerequisites for this course are:

  • 200hr teacher training completed

  • Preferably minimum of 1 year teacher experience (or at least 50 classes taught)

  • Regular yoga practice

  • A willingness to explore the depths of yoga

 

This course is suitable for teachers of all types of yoga (flow, hot, asthanga, yin, etc). Numbers for this course are limited to 12 students to warrant personal guidance.

2020 Dates

- +120hr - 12 day Intensive in Vanuatu:

  • 16-27 March 2020

- +150hr - 12 day Intensive in Vanuatu + 3 specialist days in Sydney:

  • 16-27 March 2020

  • 3 Days with Expert Workshops in Sydney (dates TBA), these expert workshops will be facilitated by leading practitioners in the field. Subjects will be finalised in agreement with participants and can include Expert Yin,  Ayuveda, naturopathy, kids yoga, how to teach workshops, business planning, or other subjects. 

- +150hr Apprenticeship

Additionally this course is taught as an +150 hr apprenticeship for those students who are after a path to becoming a yoga teacher in a more gradual and traditional manner. For more info click here.

Days start early with a yoga practice. Beautiful vegetarian breakfast, lunch and dinner is included. Shared accomodation is included.

Locations

Vanuatu: The intensive (12 days) of this training is taught at “Le Life” resort in Vanuatu.  This eco-friendly boutique resort is spread out over 400 acres, on the waterfront and surrounded by natural beauty and the friendliest villages. More info: www.leliferesort.com

Sydney, NSW location:

The additional days are taught at the studio at Anneriek's beautiful rural property in Cattai (50 min out of Sydney CBD). Located in a beautiful valley with horses, donkeys and goats, this beautiful, quiet, homey environment creates a trusting and open environment to share and learn. The beautiful, open yoga studio is simply stunning.

Your Teacher

Anneriek has studied yoga traditions for nearly 2 decades and is a Senior Yoga Teacher with experience in multiple yoga disciplines, including Prana Flow, Yin, Asthanga and Vinyasa. She has an unique ability to allow you to embody the flow of the yoga practice, connecting to your inner power with fluidity.

Attendance Policy

100% attendance is required for certificate to be awarded.

  • Students who miss any of the contact hours may request private tuition at their own cost to make up any missed sessions (costs are $80 hour).

  • This course is competency-based, which means there is no pass or fail. Students may submit their final assessment until they are deemed to be competent.

Cancellation Policy

$500 non-refundable deposit is due upon acceptance into the course. 

  • Final balance is due 4 weeks before the start of the course.

  • For cancellations more than 4 weeks prior to course commencement, all fees will be refunded less the $500 non-refundable deposit.

  • For cancellations within 4 weeks prior to commencement date, a 50% cancellation fee applies.

  • For cancellations within 2 weeks prior to commencement date, no refund will be given.

Travel

Travel insurance in mandatory.

You have to organise your own flights. LeLife is approximately 1 hr drive from  Port Villa Airport. Private transport is approx A$80.

Free Group transport will be organised from Port Villa Airport to LeLife Sunday 15th of March at approx 5PM (after the flights from Sydney and Melbourne have come in).

Return transport will leave LeLife for Port Villa Airport Saturday 28th of March at approx 9AM .

Why choose this course?

  • Designed to help you grow and become more authentic and confident as a yoga teacher.

  • Intensive to give you the opportunity to immerse yourself.

  • Applicable for teachers of any type of yoga.

  • Great as a continuous learning opportunity after completion of your 200 hour teacher training program

  • The best reference material to enhance your learning and use in your teaching for years to come

  • Practice teaching, receive feedback, and try out new things in a safe environment. YOU can choose how you want to grow!

  • Learn how to include Pranayama, Meditation and Philosophy into your classes.

  • Learn how to facilitate injuries, special conditions and special groups (eg kids, elderly)

  • ​Enjoy the tropics and staying in a beautiful retreat in Vanuatu

  • Meals and accommodation included

  • Accredited by Yoga Australia.

  • Perfect structure to apply learned material into your classes and to talk about your findings.

  • Receive feedback, tips and hints teaching your own classes.

  • Become part of a peer group of yoga teachers.

  • Life long mentoring is part of the deal!

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Location:

All face to face learning takes place at our beautiful studio in Cattai, NSW. 15 minutes out of Windsor, 50 min out of Sydney CBD. Shared accomodation for Saturday night can be organised.

 
Cost*:
  • Level 2 +120 hrs $3,450. 

  • Level 2 +150 hrs $3,950. 

  • Early bird (pay before 1/2/2020):

    • Level 2 +120 hrs $3,150. 

    • Level 2 +150 hrs $3,550. 

* Prices based on twin share Glamping,

  • Upgrade to:

    • Single Glamping: +$300​

    • Twin share bungalow: +$350

    • Single bungalow: +$950

10% discount for teachers who've completed Yoga4You's Level 1 teacher training.

A $500 deposit is required to secure your spot. Payment plans are available.

Included in the price: 

  • Comprehensive manuals,

  • Certification,

  • Notebook, Pencil, t Shirt,

  • Daily Yoga practice,

  • Accomodation,

  • Beautiful vegetarian breakfasts, lunches, dinners and morning/afternoon tea,

  • Day outing to Pele Island or Waterfalls, 

  • Group transfer from/to the airport.

Flights to Vanuatu (Port Villa) are excluded in the price for the training.

Numbers for this course are very limited to warrant personal guidance.

 
Level 2 Program Content:

Module 1: Back to the Roots - Yoga Origin & Philosophy

What is yoga and where does it originate from. Understanding yoga philosophy, like the Vedas, Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, Upanishads, and the Bhagavad Gita. Gain a real understanding on how to integrate yoga philosophy in your life and classes.

Module 2: Alignment - Yoga Anatomy & Pose Alignment 

Practical, applied, anatomy is essential for every yoga teacher. We'll learn terminology, the basic anatomy of our body, anatomical movements. Analysis of anatomy in yoga poses, relating to body alignment, is an essential part of this module.

 

Module 3: The Subtle Yoga Body - Integration of Body, Mind & Spirit

The practice of yoga reveals that the body is in no way separate from the mind. In this module we provide a way to understand these forces as they relate to an integrated yoga of body and mind. We'll study the subtle body to understanding this integration.

 

Module 4: Awakening - Awakening the Authentic Self

We will have a good look at ourselves. What is your ‘super power’? What are your qualities as a teacher? We’ll be aiming to find our authentic self and we’ll be looking at how you can set yourself up for success and create a more awakened life for yourself. In this modules we'll also be looking at how you can take yoga ‘off the mat’ and into the daily life. 

 

Module 5: Yoga Beyond Asanas - Pranayama & Meditation

Yoga practice has so much more to offer when we look past the benefits of practicing poses. We’ll be having a look at pranayama and meditation. Focus will be on gaining a deeper understanding of these practices/aspects, the various types of practices there are and on how you can incorporate these.

 

Module 6: Connection - Mastery of Adjustments 

Learning how to adjust people takes a lot of practice and skill. We’ll explore the various types of adjustments and the various reasons to adjust. We will look at student assessments and the quality of touch. We will practice adjustments of many poses and get a deeper understanding of how to adjust different types of students. Additionally, we will have a look at the various types of props and how to best use them.

 

Module 7: The Art of Inspired Sequencing 

Whether a class is flowing or slow, a good class is a well sequenced class. We'll be going over the basic guidelines that you can use to sequence poses together and how to plan and structure a class. We will include a lot of practical application.

 

Module 8: Modifications - Teaching Special Groups, Special Conditions and Injuries

We'll be looking into teaching special groups (eg prenatal, kids, seniors) and students with special conditions (like low/high blood pressure, asthma, arthritis, trauma, depression) and injuries. We’ll discuss strategies on how to teach people  safely. For this we’ll be looking at modifications to the yoga practices.

Module 9: Going Beyond - Teaching Advanced Poses 

It's always challenging to practice and teach the more advanced poses, for example handstand, dancers pose, or leg behind your head poses, especially if you can not do some of these poses yourself.... We'll be looking at when to teach these poses and how to teach them safely. 

Module 10: Yoga as a Profession - Running your Yoga Business 

Guidance on how to increase your class size, marketing tips and tricks, how to develop your portfolio, how to run workshops and retreats​ and how to run your own yoga business.

Practical experience included:

  • Daily yoga practices (asana, pranayama or meditation),

  • Designing and Planning your class,

  • Practice teaching,

  • Observing and assisting classes

Testimonials:

  • A massive immersion into the yogic realm. Very real experience. Anneriek is courageous, wise and fun, helping you to deliver a masterful, thoughtful yoga practice from the ground up (Robbie)

  • Transformation - change - understanding - growth. A journey that brought me to a deep understanding of who I am and that I really can do anything if I'm willing to 'weather the storm'. I love Anneriek's strong but gentle supportive style and am grateful to have had the opportunity to share this experience in such an amazing and welcome place. (Dido) 

  • I’ve grown and developed immensely as a result of this training. I have gained so much knowledge and confidence both personally and professionally. I am really looking forward to extending this knowledge in sharing yoga with my social community. I feel much better equipped to adjust people in poses and to offer alternative poses for people with injuries or special conditions. (Karren)

  • This has been a transformational experience for me as a teacher. It has offered me an understanding of another dimension of being a teacher; that its a journey and that it is all ok, I don’t have to be perfect. (Catherine)

  • An amazing experience! Anneriek challenged me to think about what and why I teach yoga for. The course has given so much confidence in my own teaching. A wonderfull course. Thank you. (Jane)

  • I feel very privileged to have attended Anneriek’s course. The course was very well structured and the handbooks contain priceless information. All of the lessons and information we have learned can easily be applied to enhance our teaching. Anneriek has a wealth of knowledge, lives yoga and a nice personality and delivery of information. (Tanya)

  • So happy I did this course!!! I feel so much more confident a s teacher. I can see students in poses more clearly now and understand concepts which before were a little confusing. I particularly love the assessment, so practical that I can continue to use and build upon. Having the freedom to sometimes choose what we want to learn more about was fantastic! The course was absolutely fabulous! I would recommend it to anyone who wants to deepen their teaching skills. (Annette)

Yoga 4 You

475 Halcrows rd

Cattai, NSW . Australia

0439886185

anneriek@yoga4you.com.au