About Our Training
Soul Shine Yoga School’s 200 Hour Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher Training is open to dedicated yoga practitioners who desire to inspire and be inspired in his or her life through the transformative practice of yoga on and off of the yoga mat. 200 Hour Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher Training will deepen your knowledge and understanding of yoga and yoga asana, taking you to a new level in your yoga practice and in your life. This training will transform your way of being, change your relationship with yourself and others, and make a profound impact on your life through the application of yoga philosophy, svadyaya (self discovery), dhyana (meditation), study of asana (poses), biomechanics & anatomy, and more.
While the desire to teach yoga is not required, graduates of Soul Shine Yoga School’s 200 Hour Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher Training will have the skills to guide students through a powerful yoga practice that educates, inspires and effects change.
Upon completion of the 200 Hour Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher Training you will be a Certified Vinyasa Yoga Teacher and are eligible to apply to become a Yoga Alliance 200-hour Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT).
Students should be in good physical condition, have a consistent vinyasa yoga practice and be able to practice in a heated room.
Space is limited to no more than 10 students to ensure you receive personal attention and have the opportunity to grow in community with your classmates.
Registration closes June 30, 2019.
2019 - 2020 Curriculum includes:
LIVE WITH INTENTION //Personal Discovery & Development + Communication Skills
ALIGN + REFINE //Asana + Alignment + Modifications + Assisting + Sequencing
THE SEAT OF THE TEACHER //Teaching Methodology + Ethics + Practice Teaching + Coaching
THE YOGA BODY //Anatomy + Physiology + Biomechanics + Chakras & Energy Systems
SHINE FROM WITHIN //Meditation + Yoga History + Philosophy + 8 Limbs + Pranayama
THE SOUL SHINE LIFE // Yoga Lifestyle + Business of Yoga + Yoga Ethics + Wellbeing
2019-2020 Training Schedule:
Participants in the 200 Hour Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher Training will attend class one weekend a month on the following dates:
August 9, 10, 11 // September 13, 14, 15 // October 11, 12, 13 // November 22, 23, 24 // December 13, 14, 15 // January 10, 11, 12 // February 7, 8, 9 // March 13, 14, 15 // April 3, 4, 5 // May 8, 9, 10
While schedules may vary slightly, a typical weekend is Friday 6pm-9pm, Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday 9am-5pm.
The November training weekend will be a weekend mindfulness retreat at Beckwith Camp and Conference Center in Fairhope. Program registration is included in 200 hour tuition; should you choose to stay at Beckwith for the weekend, your lodging and meals are not included in tuition.
The 2019 - 2020 programs are led by Emily Sommerville, Joy Larsen and Rebecca Washburn with additional support from other Soul Shine and guest teachers.
Tuition - 200 Hour Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher Training
Tuition is $2,999
$500 non-refundable deposit paid at time of application submission (applies to tuition)
Early bird rate: $2,499 available to the first three people to sign up and pay in full. ($500 discount)
$2,799 if registered and paid in full by May 31. ($200 discount)
After May 31, there are no discounts on tuition and tuition must be paid in full by July 31.
Full refund, less deposit, up to 30 days prior to first session; no refund after.
If you do not complete the program for any reason other than cancellation of the program by Soul Shine Yoga School, you will not be entitled to any refund of tuition.
We do not offer payment plans.