Teacher Training

program information

PROGRAM DATES FOR 2017 - 2018

Taking applications now

September 21 - 24, 2017 (Opening Immersion - Thursday to Sunday)
October 6 - 98, 2017
October 20 - 22, 2017
November 3-5, 2017
December 8 - 10, 2017
January 5 - 7, 2018
January 19 - 21, 2018
February 2 - 4, 2018
February 16 - 18, 2018
March 2 - 4, 2018
April 5 - April 8, 2018 (Closing Immersion - Thursday to Sunday)


WEEKEND SCHEDULE

Friday 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00a - 12:00 pm
2:00 - 6:30 pm
Sunday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

OPENING/CLOSING IMMERSION SCHEDULE

Thursday 5:30 - 9:00 pm
Friday 8:00a - 12:00 pm
2:00 - 6:30 pm
Saturday 8:00a - 12:00 pm
2:00 - 6:30 pm
Sunday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

REQUIREMENTS

This 200-hour program is completed over the course of 6 months. Completion of the full program is intended to satisfy the requirements for Yoga Alliance certification at the 200-hour level. The modules are open to students who wish to deepen their practice, to those who want to learn to teach yoga, and to teachers who are looking to expand their knowledge and satisfy continuing education requirements. The weekend modules are intense, full weekends. The full program requires a significant time commitment so please consider your availability before registering.

  • A minimum of 1 year of consistent vinyasa flow yoga practice is required
  • To meet Yoga Alliance’s requirements for a 200-hour Registration, attendance at all modules is mandatory.
  • Prior to acceptance into the program, each applicant will be required to attend a class with Daphne or Tom. (exceptions can be made for out of town students)
  • All written assignments and projects must be completed to receive certification

POLICIES

  • Attendance at all modules is mandatory. Credit will not be given for partial attendance. Missed modules can be made up during the next program session.
  • A certificate will be issued once all requirements have been met - successful completion of all modules in their entirety, all assignments and full payment is received.
  • Program fees include all program modules and the following during the course of the program
    • 15% discount on retail purchases
    • 15% discount on all Sanctuary workshops and events
    • 50 free classes with Tom & Daphne during the program

INSPIRATIONAL AND SUGGESTED READINGS

  • The Heart of Yoga: Developing a Personal Practice – T.K.V. Desikachar
  • Ayurveda: The Science of Self Healing – Vasant Lad
  • The Bhagavad Gita: A New Translation - Stephen Mitchell
  • Light on the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali – B.K.S. Iyengar
  • Light on Yoga – B.K.S. Iyengar
  • Dynamic Yoga - Godfrey Devereux
  • Yoga, The Spirit and Practice of Moving Into Stillness - Erich Schiffmann
  • The Ramayana – Ramesh Menon
  • Hatha Yoga Illustrated – Martin Kirk/Brooke Boon
  • Chakras: Energy Centers of Transformation – Harish Johari
  • Ayurveda: Life, Health & Longevity – Robert Svoboda
  • Yoga & Ayurveda – David Frawley
  • The Soul of Rumi: A New Collection of Ecstatic Poems - Coleman Barks
  • Love Poems from God: Twelve Sacred Voices from the East and West - Various and Daniel Ladinsky

Required reading list will be assigned upon acceptance in the program.

EVOLUTIONARY FACULTY

Core Faculty

  • Daphne Larkin, E-RYT 500 — Director of Teacher Training Founder, Sanctuary for Yoga, Body & Spirit
  • Tom Larkin, E-RYT 500 — Director of Teacher Training Founder, Sanctuary for Yoga, Body & Spirit

Guest Faculty

  • James Bailey — Ayurveda & Samkhya Philosophy 
  • Shannon Paige — Yoga Anatomy

INVESTMENT

$2,875 for Full program (payment plan option is available) 
$150 Non-refundable deposit (deposit used towards payment of program)

REGISTRATION & CANCELLATION POLICY

No cash refunds.

When applicable, refunds will be credited to your Sanctuary Account and may be used for classes, workshops, teacher trainings or boutique purchases.

Registrations for all event types without payment cannot be guaranteed.

Payment for all event types must be made in full on or before first session of the event, unless alternative payment options have been arranged in advance with Sanctuary for Yoga

No refunds will be issued after the workshop/training begins.  No refunds will be given for no-shows.

Teacher Trainings

Cancellations seven (7) days or more before start date
Total cost of training minus the non-refundable deposit, remaining balance will be credited to your Sanctuary Account.
Cancellations in the six (6) days prior to start date
Total cost of training minus the non-refundable deposit plus 10% (of total training cost) Administration Fee, remaining balance will be credited to your Sanctuary Account.
Cancellations within 24 hours of start date
Total cost of training minus the non-refundable registration fee plus 25% of total training cost will be deducted, remaining balance will be credited to your Sanctuary account.



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