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START DATE: Sunday August 26, 2018, 1 year part-time

Course Description

  • This training represents the next step on the practice and teaching of yoga.

  • Establish a dedicated regular practice of asana, pranayama, mantra and meditation

  • Mentoring in whichever areas of teaching you would like to improve

  • Develop an in-depth understanding of posture and movement

  • Gain an in-depth knowledge of practical applicable anatomy and bio-mechanics

  • Improve your teaching of general classes

  • Further develop your observation and assessment skills

  • Become skilled at recognising postural imbalances and learn how to correct them using yoga postures

  • Know how to work with injuries in a general class and 1 to 1

  • Teach 1 to 1’s in a skilled way

  • Develop your skills as a workshop teacher (asana and anatomy)

  • Better understand your own mind according to Yogic Philosophy and Ayurvedic Philosophy.

  • Deepen your understanding of Ayurveda

  • Further influence your own health and state of mind through implementing lifestyle changes according to Ayurvedic principles

Course Components

Lectures
3 Private 1 hour mentor sessions
Asana practice in class
Home practice
Observing and assisting in class (8 classes)
Home study, reading
Assignments
Assessments (both practical and written)

Attendance

1 Sunday a month for 12 months
12 Saturday 10am – 11:30am classes
3 Private Mentor sessions in 12 months (scheduled midweek)
2 classes a week at the Shala (80 sessions minimum over the year)
Choose from Monday to Friday at 6am,
Monday to Thursday at 6:45pm and Saturday at 10am
Observing and assisting at the Shala at your preferred class times

Style of practice

The asana classes will be Vinyasa or Ashtanga Yoga (your preference). Jean’s teaching style emphasises safety, alignment and internal focus. There are 12 Led Practice classes (Vinyasa style) as part of the level 2 course. As well as this there is a requirement to practice at least 80 times (not including the weekend classes) during the year-long training at the Melbourne Yoga Shala. You are welcome and encouraged to attend as much as you like as the course fee includes 1 year of unlimited practice. In the self-practice classes you will have an individual practice designed according to your capacity and needs. During assessments you be encouraged to teach in the style you feel most comfortable.

Assessments

Assessments will involve assignments, exams, observing and assisting in general classes, teaching group classes and teaching one to one.

Yoga Teacher Trainer - Jean Campbell

Jean Campbell has been teaching yoga for 23 years and training yoga teachers for the last 15 years.
Over the years she has trained in Iyengar yoga, Ashtanga yoga and Vinyasa yoga. She holds a Certificate IV in Yoga Teacher Training and is an ERYT 500 (Yoga Alliance).

Since 2002 she has been teaching numerous workshops, intensives and teacher trainings from her own studios and at various locations in Australia and internationally. Since 2004, she has been teaching the Anatomy and Asana components on Lance Schuler's Inspya Yoga Level 1, 2 & 3 Teacher Trainings in Australia, Malaysia, Germany, Switzerland and China.

Jean believes all the information we learn can only be useful if we are able to apply it in our practice or our lives. This is the basis for her teaching. Practical, useful information that can be directly applied to your yoga practice and life to create a stronger, healthier, more mobile body as well as creating calmer states of mind to help us live a full and meaningful life.

Melbourne Yoga Shala

The Melbourne Yoga Shala is a beautiful space to practice and study in Hawthorn East. A few minutes walk from Auburn station and 10 minutes walk from Glenferrie Rd. There are a selection of Yoga books to read during your breaks and a small kitchen with a fridge to store your lunch in and tea making facilities. There are a few cafes close by and many restaurants a short walk away on Glenferrie Rd. Parking is unrestricted on Sundays. During the week there is all day parking a few streets away.

Course cost/ payment options

$4300 ($500 deposit payable upon application)
EARLY BIRD PRICE $4000 (Full payment 2 months prior to start of course – June 30)
 - Includes course manuals
 - Includes unlimited classes for the duration of the course (you must attend at least 2 classes a week, a minimum of 80 over the 12 months)
Full payment is due 1 month prior to course start date, July 26 (unless a payment plan is in place).

PAYMENT PLAN
Instalments: (10 payments) $500 deposit payable on application then 9 payments of $422.20.

Course prerequisites

200 hour Yoga Teacher Training certificate.

Completion of this training will require a sincere commitment to regular practice and study. It is designed for someone who wishes to become a highly skilled teacher and has the sincere intention for Yoga to be a main focus in their life.

Certification

This course will be certified by Yoga Alliance (it is currently being processed).

Dates 2018

August 26
September 30
October 28
November 11

Dates 2019

January 27
February 24
March 24
April 28
May 26
June 23
July 14
July 21

Refund Policy

All applicable course fees must be paid 4 weeks prior to ensure a place in the Teacher Training Course.
If the student pulls out of the Teacher Training Course more than 15 days before the start date of the Teacher Training Course a full refund will be provided minus an administration fee of $50.
If the student pulls out of the Teacher Training Course between 1 and 14 days before the start date of the Teacher Training Course the $500 deposit will be forfeited.
If the student pulls out once the Course has commenced whatever percentage of the course has been completed will be deducted from the refund of the full course fees as well as an administration fee of $100.

 

PHILOSOPHY/ETHICS
Ashtanga Yoga (8 limbs) – Further study of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras
Hatha Yoga Pradipika
Yoga Yagnavalkya
Discussion of Obstacles
Abhyasa & Vairaghya
Home reading of texts

AYURVEDA/ LIFESTYLE
Level 2 Ayurveda

PRACTICUM
Observing / assisting / adjusting
Assessments
Teaching a general class
Teaching 1 to 1’s
Teaching Workshops

Subjects

TECHNIQUES
Asana
Pranayama
Meditation
Mantra
Hatha Yoga Practices
Asana classes - advanced
Self-practice

TEACHING METHODOLOGY
Level 2 Adjusting, Observation and Methodology
Level 2 Teaching Skills
Level 2 Sequencing, Class Planning & Course Planning
Level 2 Injury Prevention and Recovery
Teaching Workshops
Sanskrit
Business Skills for 1 to 1’s

ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY
Level 2 Anatomy and Physiology
Level 2 Dynamic Anatomy/ Biomechanics
Yoga Based Anatomy & Theory

 

 

Reviews

"Jean is amazingly knowledgeable and experienced in yoga anatomy and in tailoring the yoga practice for the individual. As a teacher trainer, she is patient and thorough, explaining the how's and why's of yoga in a clear and practical way."

 - Melia Wong

"I highly recommend this course to anyone wishing to learn from a teacher who is authentic and compassionate. I will continue my education with Jean Campbell for as long as I can!"

— Lauren Hull

 

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