500 hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Intensive

500-hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training intensive
Applications Due: November 23, 2012
First Meeting: December 7, 2012 4:30-10pm

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The 500-hour yoga teacher training program is an program designed for yoga teachers to advance their teaching techniques and establish their strengths.
Applications due: November 23, 2012
This program consists of 300 hours to compliment your already attained 200 hour yoga training.
Yoga teachers will deepen their teaching skills in several aspects through support of the teacher training group and facilitating instructors. The focus of the program highlights advanced sequence training which is about creating classes that specialize in teaching to specific populations. You will learn advanced assisting techniques which incorporates methods of thai yoga therapy. Together we will get grounded in each individuals strengths and passions in order to create workshops and yoga programs that showcase each teachers specialities.The goal of this program is to highlight you! Other weekend hours include co-facilitating a 200-hour training weekend, practice teaching with feedback and video evaluations, training to teach yoga for all types of athletes and personal empowerment to enhance yourself as a teacher. Much of our emphasis for this program is on the focus of practicum: practice teaching with the group and the facilitators, feedback, and refining and defining your tools as a powerful teacher. Throughout the training, we will come together to create individual research projects that will be studied during the program, and presented at the last weekend of training.Our 500 hour program has been recently enhanced to incorporate yoga teachers of all styles, and to develop the personal strength of each teacher at the highest level.
Dates and times:
Intensive #1:
- December 7, 2012: 4:30pm- 10pm, welcome and first meeting
- December 8- December 15, 2012: 9am-10pm
- December 16, 2012: 9am- 4pm
Intensive#2:
-April 11- April 15, 2013: 9am-10pm
Intensive #3:
- May 16-May 20, 2013: 9am-10pm
After these training hours, trainees will complete their final teacher training projects.  Once these projects have been received by SYTT staff, reviewed, and approved, the trainee will be graduated with a 500hour certificate of Advanced Yoga Teacher Training from Sid Yoga.  Additional possible benefits from being involved with our community such as co-creating workshops, assisting retreats and Sid’s workshops, as well as access to an international teaching directory of the SY teacher’s community.
How to apply
Applications are reviewed on a first-come first-serve basis. Download an application, complete in full with your non-refunable $50 application processing fee and turn in to Sid Yoga. Applications will be reviewed within one week of receipt.
Applications are due by November 23rd, 2012.
We recommend to apply early! Reserve your space today.
Tuition
$500 non-refundable deposit
$2,500 remaining tuition
= $3,000 total
Tuition includes all training hours by Sid McNairy, Lindsay Lusignea and fellow SYTT facilitators, yoga classes in the studio, exclusive SYTT materials and manuals, and continued support and guidance throughout your training hours and development.  Tuition excludes meals and transportation.
Additional fees include books required for 500-hour training.
Program details:
All training hours are held at Sid Yoga Center, in Towson, MD. Those participating in the training from out of the area are responsible to scheduling own flight and places to stay during training hours.  All hours are required to attend. Sid Yoga will assist you in your travels by making local recommendations for your needs during your stay in Towson/Baltimore area.  Trainees may bring their own food for lunch and dinner breaks.  There are several health food stores and various places to eat in short walking distance from the studio.
Contact us
For further questions about our 500 hour teacher training program, send us an e-mail at TeacherTraining@SidYoga.com, or call 410-321-YOGA (9642)