KARMA Yoga School of Yoga and Wellness provides a 200 hr Yoga Teacher Training in accordance with the standards set forth by Yoga Alliance.
This training provides the essential elements required to teach to the general population with strong emphasis on anatomy and alignment. The training blends the traditions of Iyengar and Ashtanga principles, providing a comprehensive education for a Gentle / Basic or Flow class.
Our Lead Trainer, Elizabeth McNeil, E-RYT500, MS, PTA has been practicing Yoga for over 15 years, and completed her teacher training primarily through Yoga East, Louisville, KY, Laura Spaulding, Director. Elizabeth had the privilege of completing her training for her 500 RYT by studying with Francois Raoult, David Swenson, Richard Freeman, and Tias Little among many other respected teachers. Elizabeth teaches her classes with emphasis on breath, alignment and awareness. Current classes include Basic Yoga, Chair Yoga, and Intermediate/ Advanced Yoga at KARMA Yoga in Elizabethtown, KY.
KARMA Yoga School of Yoga and Wellness strives to produce Yoga Teachers who can share their knowledge of Yoga with intelligence, creativity and joy. The training is provided bi-monthly (Friday - evenings, Saturday - all day) for approximately 9 months. Other requirements include, practice teaching, volunteering (Seva), and assisting. Certification of completion of the training is provided after successful completion of an Asana exam, Teaching Methodology exam, and a written exam on Theory, Anatomy and Philosophy.
Please contact Elizabeth through the form below with any inquiries about this training, or visit our KARMA Yoga School of Yoga and Wellness here.
Please note: The current Teacher Training program is in session. This program meets bi-monthly for approximately nine months. The current session will be completed in March 2018.
Training Fees: $150/training weekend. Total cost approximately $2,700. Fees include classes and supervision for practice teaching. Program schedule and fees subject to change.