ADVANCED 300HR (500HR) INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED YOGA TEACHER TRAINING

INDIVIDUALISED STRENGTH & FLEXIBILITY TRAINING PROGRAM

INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED ADVANCED YOGA TEACHER TRAINING COURSE

WEEKENDS ONLY

BOTH MODULES MUST BE DONE TO GAIN THE 300HR CERTIFICATION

26 July to 25 August

AND

20 September – 20 October

LEARN HOW TO SEQUENCE WITH SKILL AND INTELLIGENCE

LIFETIME ACCESS TO THE WHOLE 300HR COURSE RECORDINGS.

LEARN HOW TO TEACH AND TRAIN FOR ALL LEVELS

ADVANCED 300HR (500) YOGA TEACHERS COURSE

ALL TEACHERS ARE INTERNATIONALLY RESPECTED SPECIALISTS IN THEIR AREA

GAIN SPECIFIC YOGA ANATOMY KNOWLEDGE IN A FUN & ACCESSIBLE WAY

UNDERSTAND THE BODY FOR TEACHING AND TRAINING

 

TIMES:
Fridays: ONLINE FOR ALL 5-8PM.
Saturdays & Sundays: ONLINE OR IN PERSON 10-6PM

MODULES 1 & 2
BOTH MODULES MUST BE COMPLETED TO OBTAIN CERTIFICATION
26 July – 25 August
AND
20 September – 20 October
Strength, Skill & Flexibility Program to be done alongside the course
Self study via website videos, readings & projects to be done during the weeks and the 4 week break. 

PAYMENT OPTIONS

WELLNESS CONNECTION CERTIFIED YOGA TEACHERS
In Full:
R18,750 R5,000 deposit & residual of R13,750 by 30  June
Payment Plan: R19,500 R5000 deposit. R3,625 x 4 payments 30 June, 30 July, 30 August, 30 September

OTHER 200HR YOGA TEACHERS
In Full:  R19,250. R5,000 deposit and residual of R14,250 by 30 June.
Payment Plan: R21,000. R5,000 deposit. R4,000 x 4 payments 30 June, 30 July, 30 August, 30 September

ALL STUDENT & UNEMPLOYED TEACHERS
In Full: R16,000. Deposit of R5,000 & R11,000 by 30 June
Payment Plan: R17, 500. R5,000 deposit. R3,125 x 4 payments 30 June, 30 July, 30 August, 30 September

STUDENTS/UNEMPLOYED:  Must be South African Citizens. BIPOC FINANCIAL SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR SOUTH AFRICAN CITIZENS. For information on payment criteria see Scholarships, Student/Unemployed Rates, Payments and Acceptance Criteria for full details.

Please refer to the Acceptance Criteria, Payment conditions & Student discounts for YOGA Teacher Training

LIFETIME ACCESS to the recordings of your Yoga Teacher Training course 
FREE 3 MONTH YOGA STRENGTH, FLEXIBILITY & SKILL EXERCISE PROGRAM
WELLNESS CONNECTION YOGA TEACHER WEEKEND WORKSHOPS
part of our ongoing continued education program for our teachers
INDEPTH TRAINING MANUAL
that includes pose breakdown, teaching skills and sequencing ideas
Class sequences & workshops for you to use after the course.
PERMANENT ACCESS to our Private Yoga Education Youtube channel.
PERMANENT ACCESS to the lead teacher trainers.
Membership to the Wellness Connection video website for the duration of the course.  
Access to Jenni Rawlings membership site for 2 months
Post course access to all main teachers for support and advice

All daily sessions are recorded and available on our private 300hr course YouTube channel.  Please email for our 300hr schedule. 

CRITERIA FOR ACCEPTANCE 
We do not expect you to be an advanced yogi, nor super fit or flexible.  We expect that you have a yoga practice, a love for yoga and a commitment to the course and to your practice.

We require that you have high standards, accept equity in yoga and commit to doing no harm. You should be ethically aligned with our code of conduct, fully supportive of your fellow trainees, avoid discrimination, keep confidentiality, and commit to no harm.

REFUND/ CANCELLATION POLICY:

1. Please note that courses are only arranged once adequate paying trainees are identified. Course content teachers are recruited specifically for the designated course and are not employed by us.

2. In the circumstances, if you cancel a booking:
1. more than 14 days prior to commencement of your scheduled course, you will be refunded in full
2.
less than 14 days prior to commencement of your scheduled course or anytime thereafter, you will not be refunded
3.
Arising from emergency or illness then, PROOF MUST BE PROVIDED, in this event, you will not be refunded but will be allocated a place at the next scheduled course or a future course  should you not be able to attend the next course. 

REDUCED FEES FOR FULL TIME STUDENTS and UNEMPLOYED PERSONS: 200HR TT
South African residents only. Must provide proof of studentship or financial need status via documents such as proof of redundancy, unemployment, benefits, bank statements or other documents.

FEMALE BIPOC FINANCIAL SCHOLARSHIPS on our 200 hr  & 300hr YTTs. African residents only:
We offer 1 x FULL and 1 x 50% FINANCIAL BIPOC scholarships on our 200hr Yoga Teacher Training course.
CRITERIA:
The applicant must have yoga practice experience.
Priority will be given to those from disadvantaged communities and previously disadvantaged populations.
The scholarship is a financial scholarship in that  the applicant must show proof of financial need.
The applicant must be fully committed to the course in full, with regular attendance of the course, classes and home work and will be asked to sign a commitment contract.

The Wellness Connection reserves the right to cancel a teacher training course should there not be enough attendees. A FULL REFUND WILL BE GIVEN IF THE WELLNESS CONNECTION CANCELS TEACHER TRAININGS OR WORKSHOPS. 

Extensions after course starts
In emergency situations  trainees will be allowed to postpone assignment deadline dates but not if the course has not been attended and contact hours have not met. All assignments must be completed and passed within 3 months of the finishing date of the respective course. This offer is not included in the initial 200hr course price, it is an extra cost. You will need to pay the respective teacher their rate directly per hour  (minimum of 1 hour) for each assignment assessment session. This applies each time an assessment occurs.  Should your assignment require 6 assessments the rate is 6 hour x the respective teachers rate. You will be invoiced for each assessment and must settle immediately.

 

ONLINE OR IN PERSON 

MOVEMENT & EVIDENCE BASED

300/500HR YOGA TEACHER TRAINING COURSE

You DO NOT have to be in anyway an advanced practitioner nor an experienced Teacher to join us to take a deep dive into all things Yoga. Come & improve your strength, flexibility and practice, alongside other fun, warm, open Teachers who share your love of Yoga. 

 

 

Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Course

This course is for Yoga Teachers only.
Together with your 200hr, the 300hr Yoga course qualifies you to become an Internationally recognised 500hr Yoga Teacher, approved by the Yoga Alliance.

WHY DO THE COURSE

The 500hr course is when your love of yoga will soar. You will commit to studying on a much deeper level, to become a more empowered, skllful yoga practitioner.  

The advanced course is advanced in that we will inspire you, you will go deeper,  enhancing your yoga knowledge, your practice, your teaching (if you teach) and you will leave loving and knowing yoga even more than you do already.

Please contact Catherine if you have any queries, as simple as they may seem. We are happy to help you.

THE WELLNESS CONNECTION YOGA SCHOOL

First studio to be qualified to offer a Yoga Alliance (US) Advanced 300/500 hr Yoga Alliance approved Teacher Training in South Africa.

Our 500hr Teachers call us a Mini Yoga University – and that is what we are. Yoga Education and  Yoga Teacher Training is what we specialise in.

All our teachers have the highest qualifications, and years of experience. 

All our courses are Yoga Alliance (US) accredited.

THE COURSE

Our course is structured so that we can offer you a real insight into many different aspects of yoga, but with core themes running through the course that will give you a deeper level of practice and knowledge.

The Core Themes:
Personalised skill, strength & flexibility training with weekly private feedback
Pose Practice & Analysis
Sequencing skills
Movement science
Teaching skills –  beginners, workshops, courses, retreats, zoom, and adjustments. 


Around the 
Core Themes we introduce you to Speciality areas
Yin
Hatha for Seniors
Hot 26
Pre Natal Yoga
Yoga for Bigger Bodies

Pilates for Yoga Teachers
Massage & Yoga
Evidences Based History of Philosophy 
Neuroscience & Yoga
Mindfulness and Mediation
Breathwork
Business of Yoga

 TEACHERS

Lead Teachers:
Catherine Wilkinson, Laura Norton, Monique Rodgers & Jenni Rawlings,  all Experienced 500hr Teachers (E-RYT 500). 

Specialist area teachers: 
Amy Watson: Teaching Skills & Massage
Tarryn James: Yin and Restorative Yoga, Social Media
Roxanne Jones: Yoga for Bigger Bodies
Sydney Edwards: Accessiblity Yoga 
Claire Weight:Backs in Yoga
Bev Slauck: Hot 26


CATHERINE WILKINSON

Catherine’s speciality is applied evidence based research in Yoga.

Catherine studied Health Sciences at BSc degree level, as well as many short courses in various subjects including pain science, biomechanics, neuroscience and the history & philosophy of Yoga.


Catherine’s skill is translating this technical information into understandable practical information for Yoga Teachers.


Catherine has been a practicing Yoga Teacher for 15 years, and leading Yoga Teacher trainings for over 10 years.   

 


LAURA NORTON

Laura is the Wellness Connection Yoga Leading 500hr Experienced Yoga Teacher on both the 200hr & 300hr/500hr Yoga Teacher Training Courses.

Laura is also the Lead teacher and designer of the Wellness Connection Yoga Aerial, Pregnancy, Pilates & Sequencing Yoga Teacher Training coures.

Laura has been teaching Yoga for 12 years and is also a qualified Pilates teacher, with extensive qualifications in anatomy, movement science and evidence based research.

Laura’s background is in Ballent and her absolute passion is creativity in Yoga Sequencing.


MONIQUE RODGERS

Monique is a 500hr Yoga Teacher who runs her own 200hr Yoga Teacher Trainings in the UK. 

Monique is our specialist in Mindfulness & Meditation.

Monique offers short Yoga courses in these subjects through her company Golden Wild Movement. 

Monique is passionate about inclusivity and bringing Yoga into the community.

Monique has her Masters in Movement, Mind and Ecology.


JENNI RAWLINGS

We are so fortunate to team up with Jenni Rawlings for the 300hr Yoga Teacher Trainings. 

Jenni is considered the world’s leading Yoga Teacher in Evidence Based Yoga Education. 

Jenni offers our 300hr Teachers trainees access to her incredible Membership Education Website where Teachers can learn from Jenni’s expertise on subjects such as pain science, anatomy, strength and flexibility in Yoga.

Please visit Jenni’s website jennirawlings.com for more information on Jenni’s many offerings.

 

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