Teacher training programs

Alberta > South Okanagan Yoga Academy

SOYA RYT200 Hour Immersion Yoga Teacher Training in Calgary!

Wednesday July 4th 2018 - Thursday July 19th 2018

Location: Calgary, Alberta
Daily Schedule: Immersion starts 10am July 7th. Daily training 7am to 7:30pm with a couple of half-days off during the program. REGISTER BY MAY 8th and SAVE $300.
Cost: $2925 + gst. Program fees include books, manual, Martin Kirk Online Anatomy training ($300US value) and daily lunches. Billeting is available for $25/night and arranged on request.
Email: info@soyayoga.com
Phone: 250-492-2587




There is no need to travel to India to find an authentic immersion training, when SOYA's masterful, highly trained faculty offer an individualized, deeply transformative, safe and intimate teacher training in beautiful Calgary, AB.

The SOYA 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training is rich with daily practice in pranayama, asana, meditation and philosophy study, while developing and refining teaching skills through practice teaching and lesson sequencing.

Start the studies at home prior to arriving for a 16-day Immersion at the lovely Harmony Yoga Studio. This is a perfect immersion to deepen your personal practice! Join us and expand your understanding of Yoga in this life-changing program; living your yoga, delving deeper than just asana, all while becoming a certified and registered Yoga Teacher!

Our Teacher Training is alignment-based Hatha Yoga and incorporates thorough study of Yoga Philosophy, as well as direct teachings from 'Letters From the Yoga Masters', authored by SOYA's founder, Marion Mugs McConnell.

This outstanding aspect of the SOYA Teacher Training Program embraces unity in all yogis, regardless of their paths and styles of yoga ("The paths are many but the Truth is One." Swami Sivananda). We are a registered school with Yoga Alliance and have been training Yoga Teachers at International standards for over 20 years. Join us and find out for yourself why people love our SOYA Yoga Teacher Trainings!

This program is led by Marion (Mugs) McConnell (ERYT500) and Helen Mikuska (ERYT500), as well as guest teachers for specific sessions. Registration is recommended 2 months prior to the start date to allow for sufficient time to complete written philosophy lessons and the online anatomy.

Our RYT200 Hour Teacher Training includes studies in:
- The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
- The Bhagavad Gita
- Letters From the Yoga Masters
- Sanskrit Pronunciation
- Kriyas and basic Pranayama
- Chakras, Meditation and Professionalism
- Teaching Asanas, Modifications & Adjustments
- Creating Lesson Plans (Sequencing, Progressions, etc)
- Morning and evening meditation and pranayama
- Morning and evening Asana classes in various styles of yoga including Sivananda, Therapeutic, Iyengar, Tantra, Yin, etc.

Additional Requirements:
Martin Kirk's Anatomy and Asana online course is included in your fees. This program should be completed prior to arriving at the immersion portion of the training, along with the 15 written philosophy assignments.

For more information or to register for this amazing immersion program please visit our website: soyayoga.com.

SOYA offers 200 hour and 300 hour Upgrades to RYT500 certification in both Immersion and Extended Programs since 1995 in the following locations:

Penticton, BC
Prince George, BC
Vancouver, BC
Creston, BC
Sorrento, BC
Calgary, AB
Mexico