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By Shanti Gowans

August 18, 2021


You will receive a Diploma at the completion of your course. The Diploma of Yoga Teaching qualifies you as a yoga teacher. In this course, you will learn how to structure and effectively teach a yoga class.

This course will provide you with a range of knowledge, skills and generic and specific competencies to become yoga teachers in the community.

Diploma of Yoga Education graduates will:-

Have specialised knowledge and skills for skilled/paraprofessional work and/or further learning.
Have technical and theoretical knowledge in a specific area or a broad field of work and learning.
Have a broad range of cognitive, technical and communication skills to select and apply methods and technologies to:
– analyse information to complete a range of activities
– provide and transmit solutions to sometimes complex problems
– transmit information and skills to others
Apply knowledge and skills to demonstrate autonomy, judgement and defined knowledge responsibility in known or changing contexts and within broad but established parameters and skills
In this course you will:

Learn to teach a series of mini sequences, stand-alone sequences and entire 1-hour yoga class routines based on the Diploma Teaching level of scope.
Instruct a 15, 30, 40 or 55 min yoga for health and well-being asana class; combine yoga breathing, concentration and/or relaxation with this class; vary the delivery and program to make it interesting for clients.
Work within the yoga health industry blending the ancient principles of classical yoga with the modern precision of safety and strength for dynamic and inspiring classes which strengthen, streamline the body, enhance posture and bring about body awareness.
Develop the skills to teach tension and stress reduction practices through yoga, meditation, relaxation and breathing.
Develop the skills to support abdominal and lower back care through yoga.
Learn to improve overall health and well-being of self and others through yoga health principles and practices.
Develop the skills on how to structure and effectively teach a class to a variety of levels and ages.
Cultivate the skill and sensitivity required to fulfil the varying needs of students.
Learn the art and science of yoga and its related disciplines.
Cultivate the communication, facilitation, learning and teaching skills to effectively share the yoga world view.
Develop the skills to teach yoga postures correctly with the breadth and safety features.
Cultivate confidence and capability to be able to teach effectively in a yoga class or individually.
Execute the principles of alignment and adjustment of yoga postures.
Develop core teaching skills: observation, demonstrations, use of language + voice tone, and sequencing.
Gain the ability to address and correct at a basic level, the various health concerns by confirming physical health status of private clients.
Develop the skills to teach yoga and its related practices from small to large group sessions i.e. a multilevel class.
Teach a series of exercise routines such as: eye, neck, shoulders, check and bust, standing, salute to the sun, abdominal and back gastric ease, spinal twist, classical sitting, side stretches, cat arch and variations, back breathing and tension release and the anti-rheumatic group of exercises.
Teach pranayama (yoga breathing)
Teach yoga nidra (deep relaxation)
Teach yoga concentration
Develop interpersonal skills
Learn about and practice occupational health and safety – the principles and practices that are relevant to the teaching of yoga.
Learn about practising yoga ethics, leadership and the professional yoga teacher.
Diploma of Yoga Teaching graduates will have a solid foundation to further learning: the Diploma of Yoga Teaching course is a pathway towards higher qualifications such as the Advanced Diploma of Therapeutic Yoga Teaching.

This quality yoga certification offers not only great information and training, but also an amazing reputation. Through learning with us, you will have more confidence about what you are teaching and your students will trust you

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