Teacher Training 200 Hour Course

Dhyana Yoga Center offers the most in-depth and comprehensive Yoga Diksha (training) programs that is crafted for both seasoned and aspiring teachers, as well as for dedicated students who wish to deepen their practice and further their understanding of yoga. We believe that yoga is beyond physical discipline, it is a journey of self-realization.

Our 200 Hour Program teaches the foundational aspects of yoga practice. It introduces students to yoga – history to philosophy, provides a balanced combination of knowledge and practice. It offers asana practice with an understanding of physical and subtle body, concepts of Ayurveda and significance of nutrition, as well as, training mind and body.

Program includes:

  • Understand Yoga as an ancient teaching, evolution and its various branches
  • Learn the intricacies of asana, sequencing and teaching methodologies
  • Understand mind body connection - Pranayama, Meditation
  • Introduction to Sanskrit – language of yoga and Mantras
  • The physical anatomy and physiology
  • The energy anatomy and understanding of chakras, mudras and bandhas
  • Learn concepts of Ayurveda (an ancient science of life) and its connection with yoga
  • Teachings on yoga philosophy and how to live life like a Yogi
  • Teachings on ancient scriptures - Bhagwad Gita, Yoga Sutras
  • Learn the essence of being a teacher, business aspect and logistics

* Free access to the yoga classes in the center during the period of the course
*Opportunity to teach at the center based on center''s schedule
*Flexibility for the student to complete missing module(s)/hours in the other training batches at the center *Students completing our 200-hour Teacher Training Program will receive a Dhyana Yoga Center 200-Hour Teacher Certificate and are eligible to be registered with Yoga Alliance as a RYT 200, Registered Yoga Teacher.

Schedule:

Spring 2017 Weekend Schedule

    1) 10 Feb to 12 Feb
    2) 17 Feb to 19 Feb
    3) 10 Mar to 12 Mar
    4) 17 Mar to 19 Mar
    5) 07 Apr to 09 Apr
    6) 14 Apr to 16 Apr
    7) 05 May to 07 May
    8) 12 May to 14 May
    9) 02 Jun to 04 Jun

Summer 2017 Intensive Schedule

    1) 04 Jun to 08 Jun
    2)11 Jun to 15 Jun
    3) 09 Jul to 13 Jul
    4) 16 Jul to 20 Jul
    5) 06 Aug to 10 Aug
    6) 13 Aug to 16 Aug
Timings – Sunday : 9 am - 5 pm | Monday to Thursday : 1 pm - 6 pm

Fall 2017 Weekend Schedule

    1) 08 Sep to 10 Sep
    2)15 Sep to 17 Sep
    3) 06 Oct to 08 Oct
    4) 13 Oct to 15 Oct
    5) 03 Nov to 05 Nov
    6) 10 Nov to 12 Nov
    7) 01 Dec to 03 Dec
    8) 8 Dec to 10 Dec
Timings – Friday : 6 pm – 9 pm | Saturday : 9 am - 5 pm | Sunday : 9 am - 4 pm

Certification Criteria

  • Student must complete all modules
  • Student must attend minimum 25 classes with Dhyana Teacher Training teachers
  • Student must observe at least 3 classes led by Dhyana Teacher Training teachers
  • Student must attend minimum of 5 classes led by other teachers in the center or outside
  • Student must teach minimum of 3 community classes conducted at the center
  • Student must design and teach one complete hour of class

Program Fees

For Spring Training : Early Registration Discount - Apply on or before 10 Jan, 2017

  • $2700 when you pay in full
  • Payment plan - $500 deposit + $575/month for 4 months

After 10 Jan, 2017

  • $2900 when you pay in full
  • Payment plan - $500 deposit + $625/month for 4 months

For Summer Intensive Training : Early Registration Discount - Apply on or before 15 May, 2017

  • $2700 when you pay in full
  • Payment plan - $500 deposit + $767/month for 3 months

After 15 May, 2017

  • $2900 when you pay in full
  • Payment plan - $500 deposit + $834/month for 3 months

For Fall Training : Early Registration Discount - Apply on or before 1 Aug, 2017

  • $2700 when you pay in full
  • Payment plan - $500 deposit + $575/month for 4 months

After 1 Aug, 2017

  • $2900 when you pay in full
  • Payment plan - $500 deposit + $625/month for 4 months

Feel free to contact us at info@dhyanayogacenter.com, 972-750-1419, 917-361-0754.