Teacher Training modules Iyengar Yoga

Teacher Training

Mentorship Module  (30 hours CPD points) 

The module is designed as a mentorship for Teacher Development, but also suitable for enthusiastic experienced practitioners (4 years minimum practice) wishing to learn more about Iyengar Yoga ~ it’s detail, precision and alignment of the body, its use of props and the integration of the koshas in the practice of yoga. 

   Friday 1st September to Tuesday 5th September 2017                                        

at Sanctuary Retreat, Mission Beach, North Queensland

Cost: from $1340

The Mentorship module offers those already teaching the means to accrue CPD points with Yoga Australia and Yoga Alliance. The module is open to all yoga practitioners regardless of your particular discipline.  It is not suitable for beginners.

The facilitator is Jan Watson, who is a senior teacher with Yoga Australia, a certified Intermediate Iyengar Yoga Teacher and a 500 gold designated teacher with Yoga Alliance. She has been teaching since 1991.

Topics include:

Techniques and Practice:                                                       

  • Correct placement of the body, vital sites and fulcrum of movement in practice   
  • The ‘how to do’ aspects of getting into a pose, coming out of a pose and what to do whilst in the pose   
  • Recognising energy lines within a pose 

Teaching Methodology:                                                                   

  • Terminology of actions                                                              
  • Teaching a Led Practice
  • The art of observing; seeing and understanding different bodies, their shapes and condition                                                                                  

Anatomy and Physiology:                                                                   

  • Functional anatomy with focus on the spine, the shoulder girdle and upper arms                                   
  • Physiological Energies – the Heart and Lungs

Yoga Philosophy:                                                                                      

  • Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras and Iyengar yoga                           
  • The koshas

Study Material and notes are provided

Yoga mats and other yoga props are provided. Cost includes accommodation for 4 nights, 4 evening meals, 4 morning juices, brunch on Sunday. Lunches are self catered; bring your own food and use the downstairs kitchen or order meals from Sanctuary’s restaurant 

Please email yogajan@yogac.com.au for schedule

Secure a spot with a $100 deposit (non refundable)

Payment by Direct Credit to

Jan Watson

BSB 633 000

Account 138 596 481

Reference is your name and Teacher Training


Next Mentorship 

Module – 30 hours

Friday 1st September 2017 to Tuesday 5th September 2017 

 at Sanctuary Retreat, Mission Beach. QLD

(CPR points with Yoga Australia and Yoga Alliance)

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