The Yoga Awareness 200 HOUR YOGA TEACHER training on Maui is for students whose dharma (life purpose) is to be a Yoga Teacher and/or Ayurveda Therapist. This Training is comprehensive and rich, offering a unique way of integrating the profound and precious Eastern teachings, then applying them in the context of our modern Western lifestyles.
The 200 hour Yoga Teacher training is a total of 19 weeks / 4.75 months.
Modules 1 - 4: The first 2 weeks of training is at the Yoga Awareness studio in Makawao, Maui. This comprises of Kriya Yoga which is the study of 'right attitude' of Yoga and Ayurveda. Then there is a 1 week training which is the Yoga Teacher Internship to developing your professional skills as a Yoga Awareness 200 hour ISYA & RYT certified Yoga Teacher. On completion of the total 3 week training you will then be required to complete a daily personal practice at home for 4 months and submit reports each week. You will also be required to complete a teaching internship practice and submit reports each week.
This 4.75 month commitment is to increase your 'self' awareness and personal growth. It grooms Yoga Teachers to share Raja Yoga and the Teachings of Patanjali through the Krishnamacharya lineage. You will achieve the highest level of Yoga and Ayurveda training offered in the West and on successful completion be ISYA certified by Yoga Awareness at the 200 hour level. Our certification will allow you to participate in the next level of advanced trainings with Yoga Awareness. You will also be eligable to register with the Yoga Alliance RYT 200 Hour registery, and become members of the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT) and the National Ayurveda Medical Association (NAMA).