So you're thinking of becoming a yoga teacher? No doubt you're reading this article because you've experienced the wonderful physical, mental and spiritual benefits of yoga having practiced for some time now. You love the past time, but should you actually pursue a career in yoga?
It's perfectly normal to want to transition from yoga student to teacher and if you're living in Las Vegas and looking for a more traditional yoga teacher training course like Vinyasa Flow, Ashtanga or even Hot Yoga we've got some listing below for you to read up on. Some of you may feel drawn to work with children; taking a training course focused on children's yoga is a wonderful way of instructing little one's on how to stretch, become centered early in life and focus their physical and mental energies.
Sin City Yoga
Sin City Yoga, located on Downtown within walking distance to the Arts District, provides 200, 300 and 500-hour yoga teacher training in Las Vegas and Costa Rica for those who need a yoga holiday. Angelica Govaert, E-RYT 500, is the primary instructor on the courses. She received her 200-hours in Miami and her 500-hour certification from renouned Doug Swenson.
- Course topics include:
- Yoga Postures
- Physical and Spiritual Anatomy
- Teaching Methodology
- The Business of Yoga
- Pranayama, Karma Yoga and more.
Accreditation is through Yoga Alliance. In addition to yoga teacher trainings Sin City Yoga offers a full line of yoga classes, events and workshops, private yoga sessions and Reiki. More information on Sin City Yoga here.
Body Heat Hot Pilates & Yoga
The Body Heat Hot Pilates & Yoga 200-hour yoga teacher training course is designed to provide aspiring teachers the education needed to offer safe and inspiring yoga classes. Body Heat Hot Pilates & Yoga registered by Yoga Alliance. The cost fo this course is $2600 with an early bird rate of $2100.
- Topics covered are:
- Techniques Training and Practice
- Teaching Methodology
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Yoga Philosophy, Lifestyle and Ethics for Yoga Teachers
Body Heat Hot Pilates & Yoga is located at 8876 S. Eastern Ave Suite #106, Las Vegas, NV 89123. More information can be obtained at Body Heat Hot Pilates & Yoga
Love is Yoga Teacher TrainingSite: http://www.loveisyoga.com
Love is Yoga offers a Hatha yoga teacher training program in Las Vegas. This program offers a combination of influences from Iyengar, Vinyasa Flow, Kundalini, Ashtanga and Anusara and you'll be instructed on how incorporate these influences of yoga into your life.
Vegas Hot Yoga Teacher TrainingSite: http://www.vegashot.com
If you're a fan of Hot Yoga this may be the yoga training you've been looking for. Vegas Hot offers their 'transformational' hot yoga teacher training and certification to those students that can qualify: you must have been practicing yoga for six months or more. You'll train with Dr. King and a staff influential teachers, authors and educators; they'll instruct you on the culture, roots, and ancient tradition of yoga. Vegas Hot also offers a 500 hour certification for those interested in continuing their education in this highly popular form of yoga.
Like most yoga teacher training programs, even if you don’t intend on teaching there's major benefits to taking part in a training program as it helps you take you yoga practice to the next level.
Yoga in Vegas Teacher TrainingSite: http://www.yogainlasvegas.com
Yoga in Vegas offers a 200 hour Basic Yoga Teacher Certification. This 200 hour certification offers students a basic foundation for teaching yoga as well as furthering their own yoga practice. It includes workshops, supervised teaching, assisting in live beginners yoga classes, extensive anatomy for yoga and home projects and study.
The workshops are intended to allow you the experience in honing your yoga teaching skills--no better way than repeated experience in teaching, teaching, and more teaching. You'll be exposed to topics such as breath work, anatomy for yoga, meditation, Sanskrit, The Yoga Sutras, Ayurveda and restorative yoga. You'll also be tasked with assisting in actual, live yoga classes taught by a certified instructor; this will show you how to apply basic teaching principles in a live setting. Trainees assist the certified teacher by setting up the classroom, demonstrating poses during class, and observing the teaching of a curriculum.
Mini Yogis Kids Yoga Teacher TrainingSite: http://www.miniyogis.com
Have you ever wanted to teach yoga to children? Las Vegas Yoga has welcomed be home to the Mini Yogis kid yoga teacher training program to the city and now you can in fact become a certified Mini Yogis® Teacher. This 10-hour weekend program will allow you to share all the magic of yoga with children.
It's being led by Shana Meyerson, one of the pioneers of yoga for children and founder of the renowned mini yogis® yoga for kids in California. The training is fun and creative, while giving you the practical tools and knowledge for teaching yoga to children. You'll discover how you can enrich the lives of kids through yoga. Participants in this program come from diverse backgrounds so whether you are an existing yoga instructor, a dance instructor, parent or educator or even a childcare provider this program will supply you with a healthy foundational knowledge of yoga for kids.
The two-day course is focused primarily on development of skills necessary to lead children between the ages 3 to 8 in a fun and enriching yoga class. These classes focus on themes, games, music, books and other props. Shana will transform traditional practice into a creative, stimulating and – most importantly – fun yoga experience for kids. You’ll delve deep into the world of interactive asana and movement, and cover yoga fundamentals such as philosophy, breathing, and relaxation. You’ll observe an actual mini yogis class for kids and learn how to design empowering kid-specific practices that encourage children to be strong, self-confident, and healthy in mind, body, and spirit.
Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training in Las VegasSite: http://www.ashtangayogalasvegas.com
This Yoga Alliance recognized Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training Certification program is a practical training course designed to make you a confident and effective Ashtanga Yoga Instructor and is designed for all levels of students. You'll be lead by two certified yoga instructors who have been classically trained by the late founder of It's Yoga, Larry Shultz. The training is designed to provide you with a solid foundation of knowledge with which you can confidently and effectively lead an Ashtanga Vinyasa yoga class.
Your instructors will support you along your learning path to becoming a yoga teacher. Along the way you'll develop, deepen, appreciate and expand your understanding of your true authentic self. Through basic study of philosophy, personal alignment, modifications of classical poses, pranayama practices, and individual instruction, this intimate training is sure to be a life enhancing experience.