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Hatha Yoga is a method of preparing the system for spiritual awakening, but is is also a very important Science of Health. Since ancient times it has been used by yogis and rishis for the releif and elimination of all kinds of diseases and defects.
Yoga Teacher Training (200 Hours)
This Yoga Teacher Training is now in it's 22 year, the second year in Nanaimo, it runs every October. The curriculum and manual are from Integrative Yoga Therapy. This is available for serious students of yoga with no prior teacher training. Local and International students are welcome.
This course is a pre-requisite for our PAYTA teacher training program, and is designed to give students a strong foundation for continuing Yoga Therapy education. (other RYT200 teachers may also register in PAYTA)
The IYT Yoga Teacher Training program gives students in-depth skills to teach Yoga as a vehicle for total wellness. Along with offering Yoga classes with a focus on health and healing to the general public, IYT graduates teach Yoga-based wellness programs in a wide variety of complementary settings including hospitals, businesses, and health care settings.
IYT teachers also develop special focus programs, such as Yoga for back care, depression, seniors, stress management, and many other health conditions. This program is registered with the Yoga Alliance as a 200-hour Teacher Training certification program (RYT-200). - Integrative Yoga Therapy
Anouk Seaside Guest Suite
Stay in our cozy suite, on the main floor of a vintage house with a spectacular ocean view & private entrance. Relax in this peaceful environment or take a short walk to downtown along the seawall for great shops, restaurants and theatre.
Professional Ayurveda Yoga Therapy Apprenticeship (300 Hrs)
This 300hr program is part of the full 1000hr Yoga Therapist Training, is also recognized as a 500hr Yoga Teacher Training. This advanced level program equips you with three distinct skills:
- To teach intermediate level yoga classes for the general population with a strong focus on Ayurveda
- To work with individuals in private sessions
- To develop wellness programs that can be applied to a wide variety of settings.
You will complete this year long Professional Ayurveda Yoga Therapy Certification in a series of Modules spread out to offer time for digestion and assimilation. the program is taught in an experiential ashram like model. We make our meals together and learn skills as part of the daily schedule.
This Level 2 - 300hr Apprenticeship meets five times over twelve months in Nanaimo on Vancouver Island, Canada.
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FREE Yoga Therapy Sessions
On March 18 2017 at our Celebration of 20 years in business we welcome each of you to a complimentary 30 minute private Yoga Therapy session! Join us from 1pm to 4:30 pm for a full day of speakers sharing information and practices from Ayurvedic Cleansing, Ayurvedic Cuisine and Yoga Philosophy. Hear about our programs and meet Instructors and Graduates from the Yoga Teacher Training Programs.
Island Yoga Vista has an extensive Ayurveda Yoga Therapy training program, called the Professional Ayurveda Yoga Therapy Apprenticeship (PAYTA). This program is a multi-level teacher training program developed and offered on Vancouver Island and in Jaipur, India.