Yoga teachers design and instruct yoga classes for participants of various ability levels. They ensure through diligent planning, intelligent sequencing, and the inclusion of appropriate progressions and regressions of poses that each class experience is safe, effective and enjoyable for all participants. This program fulfills the requirement for the 200-hour Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) credential with Yoga Alliance and covers a wide range of topics, from the history and philosophy of yoga, to basic alignment principles and teaching methodologies.
Student Learning Outcomes
Students who complete the Yoga Teacher program will be able to:
- Design intelligently structured and sequenced yoga classes.
- Demonstrate appropriate teaching methodologies and effective communication skills while leading a varied group of yoga participants.
- Instruct appropriate progressions and regressions of yoga poses (asanas) to create a safe and effective multi-level class experience.