The Discipline of Practice & Art of Teaching
200-Hour Anusara® Yoga Immersion & Teacher Training
with Jeannine Plaiche & guests teachers
Studio Location: Longueuil, Qc (Private residence, address with registration or upon request)
The 200-Hour Anusara Immersion & Teacher Training is a unique and rewarding opportunity to study and develop your yoga practice, deepen your understanding of the Anusara yoga method and learn how to confidently teach a yoga class of your own. This course is for:
- Serious yoga practitioners/students who seek to bring their practice to the next level or who wish to certify as Hatha yoga teachers or teach the elements of Anusara yoga.
- Current yoga teachers who are looking to refining their knowledge of alignment and biomechanics and/or specialize in Anusara yoga.
- Those who are open to learning, open to being mentored and are ready to commit and embark on this intensive training and journey to heart of yoga.
Part 1: Anusara Immersion: The Discipline of Study (100+ hrs)
Good teachers are also good students. This first half of the teacher training focuses all on you as a student of yoga. This immersion into yoga and Anusara yoga will help you grow your knowledge and experience of yoga philosophy, practice and of the Anusara yoga method. Through group activities, journaling and home study practices, immersion students can expect to gain knowledge in the following subjects:
- Yoga philosophy and the foundations of Non-Dual Tantrik philosophy.
- Study and practice of the Universal Principles of Alignment™
- Chakras and the subtle body
- Anatomy, Pranayama & Meditation study
Part 2: Anusara Teacher Training: The Art of Teaching (100+ hrs. Pre-requisite: Part 1, certain exceptions can be made, please contact Jeannine)
Part 2, the teacher training portion, focuses on how to skillfully teach yoga and the elements of Anusara yoga. Although subjects from Part-1 will be expanded upon, the main focus of Part-2 is to help you develop your skills and confidence as a teacher. Through solo journaling and study, small group and full group class teaching exercises, teachers who graduate from this program will have developed skill in the following subjects:
- Effectively teaching from the heart
- Teaching the Universal Principles of Alignment, Asana, Meditation, Pranayama
- Teaching with a Theme
- Anatomy and therapeutic applications in a classroom setting
- Skillful observation
- Hands-on and verbal adjustments
- The business of teaching yoga, etc…
Outside of regular training hours, student-teachers will be required to observe and assess 3 group yoga classes of their choice. Student-teachers will also maintain a regular at home meditation and journalling practice.
COURSE DATES AND SCHEDULE:
Each module runs from Saturday-Sunday 9:00am-5:00pm, Friday classes will run from 6pm-9pm
1hr-1.5hours break will be given for lunch on Sat-Sun.
**Attendance is mandatory for ALL sessions in order to receive full credit. Any missed classes will have to be made up at the student’s expense. Punctuality is expected.
PART 1 – Immersion: The Discipline of Practice
Anatomy will be taught throughout!
Module 1 – The Foundations of Non-Dual Tantra and the Universal Principles of Alignment™, etc… (Price: $670 +taxes & fees)
- Wk 1: Sept 28-29,
- Wk 2: Oct.26-27
- Wk 3: Nov.23-24
Module 2 – Meditation, Yoga Philosophy & Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras, etc… (Price: $590 +taxes & fees)
- Wk 4: Jan. 24-25-26
- Wk 5: Feb. 21-22-23
Module 3 – The Bhagavad Gita, Chakras & Energy Body Anatomy, etc… (Price: $590 +taxes & fees)
- Wk 6: Mar. 27-28-29
- Wk 7: Apr. 24-25-26
PART 2 – Teacher Training: The Art of Teaching
Students will be practice teaching throughout each module. Anatomy will be covered in each weekend.
- Wk 1: Jan 11-12
Non-Dual Tantra, Teaching the First Principle & Class Planning. (Price: $245 +taxes & fees)
- Wk 2: Feb. 8-9
Teaching with Integrity, Universal Principles of Alignment (P1), Assisting students & Teaching Meditation.
(Price: $245 +taxes & fees)
- Wk 3: Mar. 7-8
Effective teaching language & Theming from the Heart (P1/2). (Price: $245 +taxes & fees)
- Wk 4: Apr. 4-5
Theming from the Heart (P2/2), Universal Principles of Alignment (P2/2), Sequencing (P1/2). (Price: $245 +taxes & fees)
- Wk 5: May. 2-3
Anatomy of Breathing, Teaching Pranayama, Energy Body Anatomy, Sequencing (P2/2). (Price: $245 +taxes & fees)
- Wk 6: May. 30-31
Teaching Yoga Philosophy (P1/2), Adjustments & Assists. (Price: $245 +taxes & fees)
- Wk 7: June. 27-28
Teaching Yoga Philosophy (P2/2) & Student presentations (Price: $245 +taxes & fees)
- Wk 8: Date-TBD
Pedagogy & The Business of Yoga One-day workshop (Price: $130 +taxes & fees).
18 years of age or older
Physically, mentally and emotionally prepared to participate fully in group discussions, partner work, attend all immersion sessions and to maintain a regular at home and in class practice.
Functional understanding of the English language
At least one (1) year of regular (weekly) Anusara yoga or Hatha yoga practice. (You will be required to provide your teacher’s name and contact info as reference). You need not be an advanced asana practitionner to register for this course.
Students who successfully graduate the full 200-hours training program (which includes successful completion of all homework and classroom assignments, quiz’ and exams), and who have demonstrated an appropriate level of skill to teach a yoga class using the elements of the Anusara yoga method will be granted a teaching certificate in Alignment-Based Hatha Yoga and are eligible to apply for the Anusara Elements™ yoga teacher license with the Anusara School of Hatha Yoga as well as the RYT-200 designation with the Yoga Alliance. Any missed modules will have to be taken during the following cycle of training or made up through private mentoring sessions at additional cost by the student.
NOTE: Payment plans available upon request. Please contact Jeannine at email@example.com
Full 200-hr Immersion & Teacher Training:
Early Bird Special
(Paid in full before August. 15th, 2019):
$3050(+taxes and fees)
(Regular price: 3500 +tax & fees)
100hr – Immersion ONLY:
Early Bird Special
(Paid in full before August. 15th, 2019):
$1550(+taxes and fees)
(Regular Price: $1700 +tax & fees)
*All prices are in Canadian Dollars and EXCLUDE: all sales taxes, $55 course manual fee and 2.5% intellectual property fee
** All prices INCLUDE $300 non-refundable registration deposit.
***Recommended text books are to be purchased by each student (please see below for lst of required and recommneded texts)
***Priority will be given to those who register for the full 200-hour training. Spaces are limited to maintain the integrity of the program please register early.