If you have a regular yoga practice, you may be more ready than you realise. At Yoga Rhythms your passion and commitment are the prerequisites. The asana day will enhance your skills and throughout the course you will be asked to maintain a daily practice, and attend regular Yoga Rhythms classes. After Graduation you will only ever teach at a level where you are competent to practice.
Yes, you can enrol for the 200Hr Integrated Practice course.
Upon Successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Yoga Rhythms Teacher Certification. This certification enables you to register with Yoga Australia as a 350hr or level 1 Yoga Teacher,(the prerequisite is that you have been practising yoga for a minimum of 2 years)
Yes, the course is designed for you to develop your own yoga practice. It is a wonderful self development tool, and who knows, like many of our trainees who signed on for personal development, you may become an inspired Yoga Teacher.
You need to bring your mat and any props you need to sit comfortably (blankets, blocks and straps are available at the Hall). Bring an adequate supply of drinking water, (warm tea is supplied). You will need a pen and paper, (you will receive your manual). Bring a nutritious morning and afternoon tea, and a healthy vegetarian lunch. You will need to wear comfortable clothing to adapt to the weather conditions.
You will need to ask one of your fellow trainees to take notes for you and catch up on what you missed before the next training day. If you miss more than 1 day you may need to repeat that day the following year (your teacher will assess if this is necessary)
We advise you to spend a minimum of 5hrs a week reviewing your manual, answering the workshop questions, and integrating the practices you have learnt in the workshops. We recommend you integrate the practices on waking, and/or before reclining for sleep.
Yes you will, throughout the course you will be preparing by teaching your fellow students and building your personal vinyassa. On completion of the course you will teach a 60min class to your fellow trainees and teachers for assessment requirements.
You will be given the points that need to be reviewed and addressed, and the opportunity to re-book an assessment with your Teachers when you have integrated the changes into your vinyassa.
No, this is not a prerequisite however these books are recommended to prepare your mind for the teacher training.You may find yourself better prepared by choosing to read any book from the recommended list.