Yoga Teacher Training
Mission Statement of the Soaring Spirit Yoga Studio School for Yoga Teacher Training (SSYS-YTT)
SSYS-YTT empowers the aspiring student with a solid foundation in a rich, heart-centered yoga education. Our format and expert instructors facilitate the learning process by preparing the student to share the wisdom of yoga with authenticity, creativity and compassion. SSYS-YTT instructors teach from a place of embodied wisdom. We teach informed asana alignment and activate poses in a balanced and skillful way leading to the heart’s intention. We believe that yoga meets the student exactly where he or she is at a given time. We train our teachers to respect the unique place and perspective of their students.
SSYS-YTT honors our lineages and the teachers who have come before us. However, we recognize that yoga evolves. We hold a safe space for love and reverence of the great Mysteries and for the sacred transformation that yoga supports.
200 Hour Certification
Upon successful completion of the SSYS-YTT, students receive a diploma of completion and may apply to the internationally recognized Yoga Alliance for recognition as a registered 200-hour yoga instructor.
- Deep interest and curiosity
- Minimum of 2 years Yoga Experience
The curriculum includes:
- How yoga works
- Origins of yoga
- Alignment and application
- Essential forms of asana practice
- Contemporary evolutionary developments and
- Yoga philosophy
You will learn a dynamic system that combines asana, pranayama and meditation. You will also learn how to instruct and set up classes, the purpose of each asana and hands-on assists. Our 200-hour program expertly prepares you in the art of teaching yoga.
Expect to become empowered as you explore the ancient practices of yoga & meditation and learn how to incorporate them in your daily life with heartfelt integrity and sweat. You will get stronger and immersed in a meaningful community and make true connections. You will discover the magic of teaching beyond your comfort zone. You will grow and transform. You will learn to be a reputable yoga teacher who knows what your gifts are and how to share them. We expect a lot and we give even more in return. We are committed to your evolution as a teacher.
Anyone sincerely interested in Yoga is welcome to enroll in the course in order to expand his or her own practice and knowledge with or without the desire for certification. Graduation is awarded on the basis of successful comprehension and mastery of the principles and practice of Yoga and the ability to communicate them to others. Homework assignments will be given to include reading assignments, written papers and sequencing exercises.
Deposit due at time of application, $350, cash, check or credit card. No refunds given for application fees. Please email@example.com with any questions.
- Application and deposit
- Attend all scheduled sessions
- Daily personal practice
- Reading and Writing assignments
- Assist/Co-teach Classes
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