Welcome To CYS Yoga Teacher Training

    The next courses start in September 2015 and we already are receiving a steady stream of enquiries.    The dates for the Sept 2015 - August 2016 courses are now available to click on below and at the moment there are some 30% early-bird reductions on the course deposits.  

Each year we invite prospective applicants to join us for a light vegetarian lunch and a chance to informally meet the tutors and current teacher trainees.  The next dates for this are -    

David Lloyd Newhaven Harbour, Edinburgh, Saturday, 10 January 2015

David Lloyd Brooklands, Weybridge, Saturday, 24 January  

Birnam Hotel, Birnam by Dunkeld, Perthshire, 9 January

David Lloyd Brooklands, Weybridge, 21 February

 

Please email or phone me if you are interested in coming along  

Course Director June Mitchell on 01350 728773 or email admin@cysyogateachertraining.com      

Course Content

  • Philosophical and Spiritual Study of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras
  • Asanas - For personal practice we are working with the Ashtanga Vinyasa Primary Series in addition to studying Sivananda, Iyengar and Vinyasa Flow styles
  • Pranayama - the science behind the breath
  • Nadis, Chakras, Bandhas and Kriyas
  • Relaxation and Meditation techniques
  • The use of Music, Mantras and Chanting
  • Anatomy and Physiology - covering all the body systems and understanding how yoga acts on them with additional specialist tuition in Yoganatomy from world-renowned Ashtanga teacher, David Keil.
  • Guidance for Self-Practice and Personal Development
  • Yoga for special circumstances, i.e: back pain, pregnancy, children, seniors, etc.
  • Tutorials in Qigong, NLP, Alexander Technique, Nutrition and Myers Briggs Personality Profiling
  • Setting up your classes Marketing, Accounting, etc.

CYS/Yoga Alliance qualified teachers are working
in many areas of our communities:

  • Local Authorities
  • Health Clubs and Centres
  • Their own Yoga Centres
  • Primary and Secondary Schools
  • Business and Corporate
  • Charities, e.g. Yogability, Parkinsons Society
  • Yoga for the Special Child
  • Mother and baby/toddlers Groups
  • and in many privately run classes

Course Director June Mitchell:

'It is a privilege for the CYS team of outstanding tutors and I, to have provided the foundation for many, very successful yoga teachers in Scotland and the South of England;  and others now inspiring their students in the USA, Australia, Thailand and Portugal. Click here to view some of their websites that you may find interesting'.

Mark, CYS graduate August 2013

'CYS Teacher Training is well thought out and delivered.   As the year goes by you will become more and more confident and ready to teach yoga with good grounding and understanding.   A professional course that is also good fun.'


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