Teacher Training Program

Iyengar Yoga Teacher Training Program

Program Description

The Iyengar Yoga Centre Indonesia offers a two-year Teacher Training Program which covers the basic and progressive study of asana, pranayama, anatomy and yoga philosophy.

Curriculum

  • Ongoing personal yoga practice
  • The fundamentals of asanas and pranayamas (Posture & Breath)
  • Practice and principles of teaching asanas and pranayamas
  • Yoga History, philosophy and ethics
  • Basic adjustments and use of props
  • Study of human anatomy and physiology

Program Objective

  • Communicate your knowledge effectively
  • Give instructions clearly and effectively
  • Give directions in appropriate order
  • Sharpen perceptions by observation
  • Understand sequencing
  • Practice teaching
  • Learn how to adjust
  • Examine teacher a€“ student relationship and responsibilities
  • Reaffirm commitment to always practice the yamas and niyamas in your yoga practice and also everyday lives

Program Requirement

  • A two-year course of study.
  • 2 weekly two-hour class, sutra study and chanting classes.
  • The first year includes participation in a Level I class.
  • The second year includes apprenticing with a teacher on our faculty to learn to observe and assist in a Level I class.

To Be Accepted Into the Program

Teacher training is open to practitioners of Iyengar Yoga who have a mature knowledge of and regular practice in this discipline. To become a teacher in the tradition of B.K.S. Iyengar, it is necessary to have studied the method, to be able to do Level III work, and to have a home practice. A prospective teacher needs to be passionate about the subject, and dedicated to sharing it.

All applicants must attend an evaluation to present their understanding of Iyengar Yoga through

demonstration of the asanas on the introductory syllabus. We accept only applicants who are committed to teaching the Iyengar method.

If you are Interested and would like to be informed of our next commentcement date, please contact us at +6221 7193101 or email riana@iyengaryogaindonesia.com

The purpose of the pre-teacher training is to build a firm foundation and prepares you to experience the full range of asanas required for Introductory II before embarking on teaching yoga to others. It will also allow you to develop awareness of your body which will eventually maximize your yoga practice.

Please contact Astrid at (021) 7193101 for more information or email us at info@iyengaryogaindonesia.com if you are interested.