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Halifax Yoga Fall 200HR Yoga Teacher Training

Friday September 28th 2018 - Sunday April 28th 2019

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Daily Schedule: 2018-2019 Teacher Training Weekends: Sept 28-30 Oct 26-28 Nov 24-26 Jan 11-13 Feb 22-24 Mar 29-31 Apr 26-28 *Theses are preliminary dates for our 2018/19 program and may be subject to change. Times: Fridays: 5:30 � 9:00pm
Cost: Tuition: $50 processing fee and $1000 deposit required at time of applying (deposit comes out of tuition costs) Cost $3700 (plus taxes). 1 Year Membership 50% off!
Email: info@halifaxyoga.com
Phone: 902-406-9642

A comprehensive 7 month program; one weekend a month with realistic hours; designed to accommodate life schedules!

Learn to teach, or find out how to take your practice back into your world, your job and your life; fully supported and inspired! All HY's graduates who have pursued teaching in some form have a 100% job placement rate in the global yoga community.

Not all Yoga Teacher Training Programs are the same; Our graduates are READY to teach by the end of training!

HY offers many opportunities; community outreach, internship, corporate yoga, and of course right here at the HY Base!

As a Registered Yoga School with Yoga Alliance, our college is well known by Atlantic Canada, our community and by our students as offering a solid program with all the tools to build your yoga career. TEACH ANYWHERE in the world!

MOST AFFORDABLE training in Atlantic Canada!

The Halifax Yoga 200-hour teacher training is focused on Vinyasa Flow and Baptiste Inspired Power Flow, which combines the flow and power of Ashtanga with the meticulous alignment and sequencing of Iyengar yoga. You will receive a thorough understanding in asana, alignment, anatomy, hands on assisting, sequencing and philosophy, as well as take forays into the subtle body, prenatal yoga, Yin Yoga, Meditation and Pranayama. Get ready to be transformed!

200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Course Outline:

History and Philosophy of Yoga
Intensive study and practice of Asanas (postures)
Hands on assisting
Modification of poses
Yogic diet
The Business of teaching Yoga
Class sequencing and planning
Practice teaching
Deepen your own yoga practice


We have an amazing faculty of teachers and assistants with decades of study under their belts. They are honoured to share their vast knowledge of anatomy & physiology, philosophy, and specific areas of expertise which allow you to have solid program with all the tools to build your yoga career.

Lead Facilitator:

Sherry Zak is the founder and owner of Halifax Yoga. She has developed a devoted following because of her honest teaching style and a deep understanding of the physical and energetic body. Her lively classes bring a fresh awareness to timeless principles of skeletal alignment and muscular engagement that builds strength and fluidity. Her career as a Registered Massage Therapist influence her love for teaching �Hands-On Adjustments for Yoga Asana� which will be an integral part of the training. Sherry�s compassion and willingness to hold space for growth has made her an accessible mentor and friend to the hundreds of yogi�s who come through the doors of Halifax Yoga.

Anatomy Facilitator:

Tracy Estey-Willick is an Osteopathic Manual Practitioner. She has completed the full program of osteopathic study with the Canadian College of Osteopathy including her thesis relating to malocclusion in children. To further her osteopathic and research skills she completed a Bachelor of Science (Osteopathy) through the British College of Osteopathic Medicine. Tracy is an instructor with the Canadian College of Osteopathy. She assists osteopathic students to increase their hands-on treatment skills as well as to deepen their understanding of osteopathic concepts. She is a member of the Ontario and Nova Scotia Association of Osteopaths as well as the Massage Therapists� Association of Nova Scotia.