A Guide to Teaching Workshops on the Basic Elements of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga

GOOD FRIDAY 14 APRIL 9.00am-11.00am and 1.00pm-5.30pm (6.5 hours)

Led by The Yoga Academy’s Training Director Jude Hynes

This is a YACEP Course: (Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Providers Course) for teachers who are required to do ongoing professional develop on order to renew their registration.

If you enjoy creating opportunities for your students to embrace the true teachings of Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga so they can deepen their personal practice and reap the endless benefits of this wonderful yoga practice then you need to run workshops on the essential elements of this practice as taught by Sri K Pattabhi Jois (1913-2009).

This course provides teachers with the opportunity to learn how to teach an Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Workshop. Workshops are by nature a completely different teaching method from teaching classes. Jude Hynes the Training Director of the Yoga Academy offers you an amazing opportunity to not only delivers successful workshops on Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga but to also aid you to earn extra income from doing something you love.

Teaching your yoga students the basic elements of Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga in a workshop setting is essential and cannot be ignored if the student is to reap the full benefits of the practice and embrace it as a moving meditation. Ashtanga Yoga utilizes a three-fold approach called Tristana. Tristana is the name for the union of the vinyasa, bandha, and dristhi. Through this method practitioners develop control of the senses, emotions and workings of the mind and thus develop steadiness of the body and mind.

Jude Hynes (Director of Teacher Training will present many tried and true tips and techniques to impart the correct teaching of these ESSENTIAL elements of the Ashtanga Vinyasa Practice as taught by Sri K Pattabhi Jois. Jude travelled to India 16 times between 1996 to 2009 to study for 2 months at a time with her late guru, Ashtanga Master Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, Jude’s grasp of the yogic teachings is vast and honoured on a daily basis. Having practiced yoga since 1988 and taught since 1991, Jude’s passion and love for her practice is clearly evident. Jude’s back ground in teacher training intelligently informs her teaching methods and techniques and she has been actively engaged in teacher training for 35 years.

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