Q: This price for Yoga Online Teacher Training sounds too good to be true. Your price is really low, are there any hidden charges for tutoring online or phone calls?
A: To become registered with the Yoga Alliance you WILL need to complete, in addition to the online studies, 1 weekend intensives at a location in Texas. This will give you the hands on training for adjustments, assisting and touch. Your hours are still recognized by the Yoga Alliance for Continuing Education hours credit, but you MUST be in the physical presence of the LEAD trainers to be able to receive the 200 RYT. This will be an additional $500 for this all inclusive training retreat on February 9th & 10th 2018.
Q: How long will it take me to complete this online course?
A: You have one year to complete your Online Yoga Teacher Training. However, the training is material can be finished in as little as 12 weeks with study and proper time management.
Q: How much time should I expect to spend on homework?
A: Expect to spend between 2-3 hours per week on written assignments and class observations. There will be other assignments that can take up to 20 hours in total.
Q: Where can I access the Online syllabus?
A: We are using the platform NamaStream and you can access it from anywhere in the world.
THE CONVENIENCE OF ONLINE STUDY
We understand that it’s not always possible for people to commit to an on-site yoga teacher-training course, and we also believe that no one should be denied the amazing opportunity to study yoga in order to turn your passion into your new career!
The Kula Initiative Online TT offers a comprehensive 200 hours of study in a course that is flexible, engaging, enlightening, inspiring and empowering!
You can complete this course from the comfort of you own home at your own pace! The Kula Initiative online course goes above and beyond other online courses in both the depth of knowledge provided, and the love and compassion demonstrated by our mentors and teachers.
THE KULA INITIATIVE DIFFERENCE
Our yoga teacher training embraces a holistic approach to the path of yoga. Combining the wisdom of traditional yoga with contemporary understandings of the body, emotions and spirituality serves as a platform for self-inquiry to ignite a process of genuine transformation.
Our Online 200 Course is particularly convenient for students with time or money constraints that won’t allow them to travel for one of our 3 week-long intensives or our weekend series program. With this option, you can begin your training from the comfort of your own home, with the convenience of completing the course over a 12-month period.
Are YOU ready to embody your inner-warrior?
The Kula Initiative 200-Hour program will provide you with a deeper understanding of your own yoga practice while guiding you in the advancement of your physical, mental, and spiritual self. For those who intend to teach, our teacher training program will be the launching pad to your successful career as a yoga teacher.
The Kula Initiative Online YTT 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Certification is recognized by Yoga Alliance as fulfilling the non-contact hours towards their 200 hour certification. If you are seeking Yoga Alliance registration, upon completing the home-study program, you must also complete contact-hours during an in-person yoga teacher training to complete all requirements for your 200-hour yoga teaching certification with Yoga Alliance. The contact-hours portion of the 200 hour requirement will be scheduled to occur during a Kula Initiative TT Retreat that will occur during or directly after your online training course.
Intro to Asana, Pranayama, Bandhas, Mantra, Mudra and Meditation
Intro to the philosophy of yoga, the yoga Sutras of Patanjali, intro to Yogic diet and literature of yoga. In depth exploration and anatomy of chakras.
Intro to The musculo-skeletal system, nervous system, glandular system, sensory and organ systems and a complete intro into the anatomy of movement.
Teaching techniques and refinements of breath. Surya Namaskar, modifications in asana, variations in asana and alignment in action.
TEACHING METHODS AND TECHNIQUES
Ethics for teachers, language of teaching, finding your purpose, teaching to beginners, class structure and preparation, sequencing in asana and applications for anatomy in movement.
How to Market Yourself, Step by Step Guidance & Tools to Get a Teaching Position, Class Templates & Sequencing, Social Media Marketing and Branding
Module Studies include but are not limited to:
The Kula Initiative Online Teacher Training Program is priced affordably and is accessible to anyone with a desire to deepen their yoga practice and a commitment to their yoga studies.
When you consider all the money you could spend traveling to an on-site teacher training intensive, the time you may have to take off work to do so, and the money spent on childcare (if you have children), you would be spending twice maybe three times as much for an on-site yoga program.
The Kula Initiative Online Teacher Training Program offers you two different payment plans:
The Kula Initiative ONLINE TT Program allows you to earn your teaching certificate at your own pace, on your chosen schedule!!
The Vibration of Change
Additional Required Materials
Eastern Body Western Mind -Anodea Judith
Yoga Anatomy Second Edition - Leslie Kaminoff
How Yoga Works Gesne Michael Roach
Heart of Yoga- Desikachar
Bhagavad Gita- A New Translation- Stephen Mitchell
Meditations From The Mat- Rolf Gates
The Great Work of Your Life- Stephen Cope
~~Recommended but not required
Key Muscles of Yoga -Ray Long
Light On Yoga- BKS Iyengar
Rising Strong- Brene Brown
The Path of the Yoga Sutras= Nicholai Bachman