Yoga & Wellness of Blue Ridge 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training begins March 10th, 2018.
The 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Program offered by Yoga and Wellness of Blue Ridge located in breathtaking Blue Ridge, Georgia is an approved Yoga Alliance teacher training course. Encompassing nine life-changing weekend sessions, students will immerse themselves in the deeper aspects of yoga to begin exploring their own personal practice and how to apply those teachings beyond the mat.
This 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training and Certification Course combines both Yoga and its sister science of Ayurveda. We’ll dig beyond the surface and dive deeply into practices that nourish your personal experience of yoga to provide a great foundation for seekers to begin their practice of Hatha yoga.
Our Team is excited to bring together a tribe of people seeking to grow spiritually, mentally, and physically stronger, and here exists a safe space for you to be nurtured and supported in your personal yoga journey. The 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training at Yoga and Wellness of Blue Ridge is designed and executed to suit the requirements of seekers who have just begun the practice of yoga as well as seekers who have been practicing for a while.
The Journey …
Students will explore and create a strong foundation of knowledge covering asana, pranayama, meditation, Ayurveda, and yoga philosophy.
Delving into Patanjali’s Yoga Sutra’s you will learn how to apply themto your life experiences.
Within your training, we will:
Learn how to work as a yoga teacher in different settings.
Discover how to create and sequence unique classes
Guide you to find confidence in your ability teach authentically.
Explore what a personal practice looks like in your life.
We will keep our training small in order to provide personal attention to each student in the program. We will limit the training to no more than 15 people in order to build and maintain bonding relationships. ***Applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.***
The 200-hour teacher training certification program with Yoga and Wellness of Blue Ridge qualifies students to become a Registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance.
Tentative Training Schedule
This course is 9 weekends, one of these weekends we will stay at the Heartwood Retreat Center. This will allow for us to explore and focus on meditation, Pranayama and asana without distraction, each of the other weekends we will meet Saturdays from 8 am-7 pm and Sundays from 8 am -6 pm.
We are nestled in the heart of the southern Appalachia in the quaint little town of Blue Ridge, Georgia, just 2 hours north of Atlanta. We have mountain vistas perfect for sunset meditations, hundred of miles of hiking trails, including Springer Mountain, the southern terminus of the Appalachian Trail. Countless river and streams for white water rafting.
March 10th, 17th, 24th
April 7th & 21st
May 4-6(Retreat weekend at Heartwood) & May 19th
June 2nd & 16th (the 17th of June being graduation)
You will also be required to attending a minimum of ten yoga classes over the four-month course. You may take up to 15 at no charge. Those living in Blue Ridge and surrounding area are required to attend classes Yoga and Wellness of Blue Ridge. Any student living further than 40 miles out of town can attend the required classes at another approved locations.