Be sure the YTT program you are considering is registered with Yoga Alliance or you may be limiting your ability to teach following graduation since Yoga Alliance sets the generally accepted standard for education in Yoga teacher trainings ~ kula-kamala-yoga 230 hours and advanced 310 hours programs are registered with YA programs are ~ Om Shanti.
Our mission is to provide a unique, comprehensive and life-affirming Yoga Teacher Training Program open to aspiring and existing teachers, and dedicated students of yoga who wish to bring a holistic healing and wellness practice to themselves and to people in a variety of life situations. We strive to provide each participant with a robust foundation to practice and teach the process of yoga skillfully, with compassion, safety, and integrity. The program includes training in Self- study, asana, pranayama, meditation, and yoga philosophy, lesson planning and classroom management, as well as training in the art of teaching, observation and adjustment, anatomy, and basic yoga therapeutics.
Yoga Teacher Training (200YTT) with kula-kamala-yoga, RYS
Sudha Allitt, PhD, E-RYT500, PYT
Edward Allitt E-RYT200, RYT500
Nadja Miller MA E-RYT200, RYT500
Phyllis Cadmus E-RYT200
Trish West Low, PhD, E-RYT200, RYT500
The kula-kamala-yoga Yoga Teacher Training program provides comprehensive training to skillfully and safely teach the techniques of Yoga, its meditation, breath work, asana and energy components, as a vehicle for holistic wellness. Graduates of this program will be well suited to teaching Yoga classes with a focus on health and healing to the general public and to individual clients.
During this intensive training students will study yoga ethics, asana, meditation, pranayama (breath work), history and philosophy, the use of sound (chanting) and visualization in healing and holistic therapy, anatomy, pathology, the importance of alignment, yoga psychology, energy, and basic Sanskrit (the language of yoga).
Participants will learn basic principles for safe effective teaching, how to work effectively with beginner and intermediate practitioners as well as individuals with common health concerns. Effective adjustments, how and when to use props, how to create a safe environment for your students and for yourself, sequencing of classes, the importance of your personal practice, and how to manifest your inner teacher are also topics of study.
Mon, Tues, Wed, & Thurs
June 8 through July 30
10:30am-5:30pm each scheduled day
Graduation will be held on Saturday July 30th.
95% attendance is required without exception to receive Certification.
The program fee is $2700.00 if paid in full by the program start date. A payment plan is available for a fee.
Pay in full by cash or check by January 30, 2015 and receive a 10% discount
Pay in full by cash or check by April 30, 2015 and receive a 5% discount
There are no discounts for credit card payments.
PLEASE NOTE TUITION PRICES WILL INCREASE IN FALL 2015 SO ENROLL IN THE SUMMER PROGRAM AND SAVE!!!
If you exit the program 14 days or more before the start date you receive a refund less $250 administrative fee. From 14 days prior to the start date and after the program starts there are no refunds.
Books, mats and props are not included in tuition. Books should be purchased as follows:
Farhi, Donna 2005 Bringing Yoga to Life: The Everyday Practice of Enlightened Living.
HarperOne ISBN 0060750464 (approx. 12.99)
Easwaran, Eknath 2007 The Bhagavad Gita. Nilgiri Press ISBN 1586380192 (approx. $8)
Swami Vishnu Devananda 2001 Meditation and Mantras: An Authoritative Text. Motilal
Banarsidass, (December 1999) ISBN 8120816153 (approx. $17.00)
Nischala Joy Devi 2007 The Secret Power of Yoga. Three Rivers Press ISBN 0307339696
The Key Muscles of Yoga. Publisher: BandhaYoga; 3rd edition (November 1, 2009)
kula-kamala-yoga Yoga Teacher Training Workbook (available at the studio) $55.00
Other items you should consider purchasing for training include: a yoga mat, yoga blanket, a bolster, 2 blocks and a yoga strap.
Practical attire for practice of asana and meditation should be worn and should not be too baggy as to drag on the floor. Practice is bare footed.
PRE-REQUISITES FOR YOGA TEACHER TRAINING:
A deep love and intense interest in yoga, and ALL its facets
A willingness to learn and practice
At least four months of regular study of any style of Hatha yoga
Prior to registering students are required to contact the yoga shala (school), take a class and meet with the Program Director and Lead Instructor, Sudha Allitt.
All classes meet at the kula-kamala-yoga, 673 Batchelor Street Toms River NJ 08753
REQUIREMENTS In order to successfully pass this course, students must:
~ Complete all required readings and homework, incl. book reports & bibliographies.
~ Maintain a daily home practice and a journal on that practice.
~ Sequence & practice teach several one-hour yoga classes during training.
~ Teach at least 3 mentored public classes
~ Assist/Observe in at least 3 public classes
~ Attend public classes each week at our school at no charge (how many depends on how far you are traveling to get to us)
~ Participate in all aspects of training.
~ Pass a practical examination, all quizzes and a final exam.
All quizzes and exams must be taken & passed and all hours completed in order to receive a Yoga Alliance recognized 200 Hour Certification.
NOTE: You will apply for your Yoga Alliance Certification at the completion of the training program. Yoga Alliance charges an application fee and a registration fee. Your Yoga Alliance registration must be renewed yearly and you will be required by Yoga Alliance to submit Continuing Education Credits every three (3) years to maintain your certified status.
To register for the SUMMER 2015 kula-kamala-yoga 200 Hours Yoga Teacher Training (200YTT) program request and application and submit it completed with your $500 deposit or tuition paid in full to:
attn: Sudha Allitt
673 Batchelor Avenue
Toms River NJ 08753
We look forward to working with you as you embark on this exciting, life-changing journey!