Diploma in Yoga
Yoga Teacher Training 1200 hours (700 classroom hours)
Enrolments Open 1st August to 15th December 2017
- Level 5, 120 Credits
- Full time for 1 year
- Commences 12 February 2018
- Student loans available
- All courses run subject to numbers
Yoga and Yoga teacher training is taught at Wellpark College incorporating our unique holistic expertise and modern Yoga practices with traditional Yoga values.The programme integrates the practices of physical postures (Asana), breathing techniques (pranayama), relaxation, meditation, chanting and lifestyle modifications. These practices expand your awareness of the deeper levels of self and can improve health and wellbeing.
What will I learn?
During the first semester, students study philosophy and practice of Yoga, anatomy and physiology, and Ayurveda. You will also learn and conduct practicals for ayurvedic massage.
The early part of the Yoga Diploma concentrates on personal development, and the second semester brings emphasis to becoming a Yoga teacher. During the second semester, you will begin clinical experience and organise the teaching of faculty specified hours of Yoga classes.
The Yoga taught at Wellpark College opens you up to the potential of knowing who you really are, what you can achieve and how we can be of service to the world. It creates a sense of connection and balance between the physical emotional, mental, social and spiritual (pure self) aspects of oneself.
Please note: this course is not available as distance learning.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
As part of your Yoga teacher training, you practice a deep integration of Yoga:
- a) Relaxation
- b) Asana
- c) Meditation
- d) Pranayama
As part of your coursework you study Yoga history and philosophies, teaching methodologies, functional anatomy, safe practice, Ayurvedic concepts , teaching in communities and business practice .
You are required to engage in your own yoga practice outside of classroom hours. Please budget for attendance at external Yoga community classes of your own choice ($20 per class).
As part of the teaching methodology and teaching in communities focus, you are required to teach 8 (eight) hours of classes outside of classroom hours. There may also be opportunities to teach in community outreach programmes.
Make an appointment to Skype or come in for a chat with our enrolement advisor and find out how you can get your dream to become a Yoga Teacher started. email email@example.com