The Maha Yoga 300 hour advanced yoga teacher training is registered with Yoga Alliance and specifically designed to elevate the teaching skills of yoga teachers with any RYT-200 certification within a strong community. With its overarching values of inclusivity and accessibility, it aims to fine tune the skills of the modern yoga teacher in an empowered container of introspection and skillful action.
Becoming an effective yoga teacher and savvy business person means you can increase your impact and help more people with what you love: the life-affirming practice of yoga. Each trainee will identify key areas of growth in their teaching and chart a course to uplevel their teaching skills and their efficacy.
This program will include a deep dive into:
-Yoga sequencing: practical sequencing strategies for group classes and private lessons, including how to keep students safe and engaged over time,
-Applied anatomy and subtle body anatomy,
-The therapeutic application of asana, pranayama and meditation,
-Advanced physical adjustments and assists,
-How to teach yoga anchored in its historical and cultural roots without cultural appropriation,
-Smart, savvy business practices for today’s independent contractor,
-Teaching meditation and pranayama privately and in group settings,
-Applied Ayurveda studies,
-Developing and integrating meaningful themes,
-Self-care to avoid depletion and burnout,
-Sanskrit pronunciation, context and use,
-Study of classic texts The Bhagavad Gita and The Shiva Sutras.
Schedule & Format
The training meets for 14 weekends over the course of nine months.
Each weekend’s schedule:
Saturday 9am-6pm (includes 1 hour break)
Sunday 9am-5:30pm (includes 1 hour break)
April 30-May 2
$4600 pay in full
$4999 payment plan
Justicia is the owner of Maha Yoga and directs its Teacher Training curriculum. She has been teaching yoga since 2005 and training yoga teachers in Philadelphia since 2009. She has deep love for postural yoga and meditation, and teaches from her steady personal practice. A formerly certified Anusara Yoga instructor, Justicia is ever-engaged in refining her understanding of anatomy, yoga alignment and Tantric philosophy. She will be instructing half of the 300-hour advanced training.
More info soon on these other trainers:
Zhenja La Rosa Tantric Philosophy
Manorama Sanskrit Studies