Teacher Training

Inform Your Flow – Yogahour Teacher Training
200-Hour Certification

March 2017-November 2017

Yogahour® is an accessible, affordable, expertly-taught flow class that offers clear and specific alignment instructions. It yh-tt-garudasanais both a technology and a style that is the perfect blend of form (alignment) and flow (movement with breath).

This method maximizes safety and promotes longevity of practice. It’s for all levels of practitioners, from experienced students to the fit beginner. Yogahour aims to be the most doable yet difficult one-hour flow-form class offered anywhere.

The Inform Your Flow training equips you with the tools and practices which empower you to deliver an expertly-taught flow class that emphasizes form via shape, safety, and refinement instructions for each pose. This training is for you if you have the desire to dive deeper into your yoga practice, expand your understanding of asana and alignment, and share your love of yoga with others. This 200-hour program is beneficial for new teachers seeking a foundation for their teaching career and experienced teachers looking for expert teaching technologies to bring clarity and precision to their instruction.

yh-tt-seatMaha Yoga’s 200-Hour Yogahour® Teacher Training is a Yoga Alliance® approved program. Upon completion of the program, you will be eligible to become a 200-Hour Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200). This registry makes you a good candidate for getting hired to teach many styles of yoga. All graduates also have the option to become a yogahour certified teacher, which includes yogahour specific testing. Whether your aim is to teach or to polish your personal practice, this process will provide you with the necessary tools to achieve your goals.

The training will be co-taught by Maha instructor Teagan Schweitzer along with Darren Rhodes (founder of yogahour), and Sam Rice (lead yogahour teacher trainer).

Teagan Schweitzer, RYT 500, has been teaching yoga in Philadelphia for over ten years. She is a deeply dedicated yoga practitioner and her love of learning fuels both her practice and teaching. She is trained in a number of different styles of yoga and has studied intensively with Darren Rhodes over the past few years. She has taught numerous teacher trainings and loves diving deeper into the practice with other students and teachers.

Darren Rhodes, E-RYT 500, is the director of YogaOasis Studios in Tucson, AZ. Darren is featured in the yoga poster, Penchant for Practice. His eBook, The Yoga Resource Practice Manual, includes practice instructions for 360 poses. Darren is the founder of Yogahour® and was named one of Yoga Journal’s “21 Talented Young Teachers Shaping the Future of Yoga.” Darren is also a faculty member of yogaglo.


Sam Rice, E-RYT 500, is a dedicated student and practitioner of yoga first and foremost. This fuels her passion for teaching. Sam has been teaching yoga since 2006. She teaches classes, workshops, and teacher trainings both locally and nationally. Sam studies and works closely with Christina Sell and Darren Rhodes.

Teacher Training 2017 Schedule
Fridays: 6-9pm
Saturdays: 9am-5:30pm
Sundays: 9am-5:30pm

Weekend 1: March 31 – April 2
Weekend 2: April 28-30
Weekend 3: May 12-14
Weekend 4: June 2-4
Weekend 5: July 7-9
Weekend 6: August 4-6
Weekend 7: September 8-10
Weekend 8: September 29 – October 1
Weekend 9: October 20-22
Weekend 10: November 10-12

$2995, paid in full by March 31st, 2017
$500 non-refundable deposit upon application acceptance
$2495 due by March 31st, 2017

Payment Plan: $3195 total
$500 non-refundable deposit upon application acceptance
payment plan customized to your financial needs

* Required reading materials not included.

Early Bird Special!
Apply and submit your $500 deposit by January 31st, 2017 and receive a $100 discount on the total price of the training (payment in full or payment plan).

Applications are accepted on a case by case basis. A $500 deposit is required upon acceptance of your application. We expect each teacher training applicant to have a strong commitment to their personal yoga practice and to be able to demonstrate a basic understanding of yoga asana. All applicants are required to attend at least one yogahour class with Teagan prior to acceptance.

Please email Teagan with any questions or concerns.

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