There comes a point when you realize you’re ready for, “something more” – a bigger life, a deeper practice, a wider breadth of knowledge, and an awakened relationship with yourself.

If you are ready to make a powerful shift in your life, whether you want to become a yoga teacher, advance your own personal practice, or join a community of students on a quest for transformation, the Down Under School of Yoga 200-Hour Teacher Training is the beginning of your journey. This foundational training will advance your practice, provide you the fundamental tools for teaching yoga, awaken your voice in all aspects of life and leadership, and connect you to a vibrant community of mentors, scholars, and fellow seekers on the path of learning and self-study.


 

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Upcoming INFO Sessions

Sunday, July 14
1–2:30pm in Brookline

Join us for a FREE mini-class with lead teachers followed by a Q & A to answer all your questions about the Teacher Training.

Upcoming Meet & Greets

Saturday, June 15 with Kate H. in Cambridge

Learn more about what the training has to offer and ask lots of questions. And if you haven't practiced with Kate before, you can take her 10:45am Flow class and stay for the Meet & Greet.

Saturday, June 29 with Michael in Brookline

Another opportunity to learn more about what our 200 Hour Teacher Training is all about! Take Michael’s 8:15am Flow class to learn more about your teacher trainer, then introduce yourself and ask questions at the Meet & Greet afterwards.

Email David Runkle at educationdirector@downunderyoga.com for more information.

 

Now Accepting Applications

Fill out the application, save as a PDF and return via email to teachertraining@downunderyoga.com 

KEY DATES

The training will take place at our Brookline studio Fridays 7:30pm–9:30pm, Saturdays & Sundays 1:30pm–7:30pm on the following dates in 2019/2020:

Sep 20–22 • Oct 4–6 • Oct 18–20 • Nov 1–3 • Nov 15–17 Dec 6–8 • Dec 20–22 • Jan 3–5 • Jan 17–19
Jan 31–Feb 2

Plus Attendance at one Art of Assisting Weekend
Sep 13–15, Oct 11–13, or Feb 7–9

 

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what you will learn

Asana & Alignment

Discover the principles of physical alignment, the energetic and subtle body, and the foundation behind all the major yoga postures.

Teaching Methodology

Through a cumulative, strategic, and experiential approach, learn about the other side of the practice: the teaching.

Sequencing & Practicum

Learn the nuanced art of logical, dynamic sequencing, and precise languaging as you build confidence through practice teaching, observation, and receiving feedback.

Anatomy & Physiology

Focus on principles of anatomy, the skeletomuscular system, joint movement, and understand basic Eastern energy systems as they relate to yoga.

Assisting & Modifications

Utilize critical thinking to assess postures, understand injuries, work with different kinds of bodies, understand the use of props, and practice hands-on adjustments.

Philosopy & Sanskrit

Demystify ancient texts, begin to learn Sanskrit, and articulate yoga philosophy while understanding it from a contemporary context.

Business & Ethics

Navigate the business of yoga to begin a practical and successful career as you explore the ethics of the modern-day yogi.

Lineage & History

Examine different lineages of yoga including Vinyasa, Ashtanga, and Restorative and explore the limbs of yoga including Pranayama and Meditation.

Your 200 Hour TT Faculty

 

With Special Guests

Cost & Investment

The training costs $3,200 with an Early Bird price of $3,100 for registration before July 15, 2019 and an Earliest Bird price of $3,000 for registration before June 15, 2019. Cost also includes attendance at one Art of Assisting weekend workshop. If you have any questions, call us at 617-566-YOGA or send an email to teachertraining@downunderyoga.com


Reserve your space by paying your deposit today!

Tuition payment arrangements are made after students are accepted to the program. If you have questions about paying your balance in full or starting the payment plan, please email education@downunderyoga.com


Learn about our scholarships for people of color

Taking yoga outside the studio to communities underrepresented in a typical yoga class is key to creating a diverse range of teaching voices - so all students can feel represented in the classroom.

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What's next?

We will not just teach you how to teach yoga, but we will also build your relationship with your personal practice. The journey of a teacher never ends, and the best yoga teachers are the most dedicated students. You graduate a certified yoga teacher with a solid foundation and the tools you need to support your ongoing evolution towards excellence. With our Continuing Education courses, Art of Assisting program, 300-Hour Teacher Training, and Mentorship opportunities – we provide a space for your studies towards mastery in your craft.