Our Teacher training program is approved by Yoga Alliance at the 200-hr and 300-hr RYT level.
This grants our graduates the RYT (Registered Yoga Teacher) credential, recognized througout the United States as the standard for professional yoga instructors. If you already hold a Teacher Certificate you may take any of the modules for use as Continuing Education hours, while enhancing your skills as a yoga teacher. Renowned international yoga teacher, Gabriel Azoulay E-RYT is Hollywood Market Yoga’s Director of Teacher Training. Gabriel has been a cutting-edge leader in Yoga teaching since 1999.
Gabriel spent almost 2 years practicing daily with renowned Astanga teacher, Tim Miller; he lived and practiced in Mysore, India for 6 months, and taught throughout Thailand for 18 months.
While in India Gabriel studied with back bending master Vinay Kumar and led regular Astanga workshops and intensives and daily Yin yoga practices out of his home. While in Thailand he was instrumental in developing the first Hot Yoga Teacher Training for Absolute Yoga, Asia’s largest yoga company.
Don Silva has over the years concentrated on the teachings of D’ana Baptiste and Bryan Kest in the Power Yoga linage. In December 2006 Don completed a 550+ hour teacher training to become a certified instructor through the D’ana Baptiste Centered City Yoga Certification program (InBody Academy) in Salt Lake City, Utah. He has been teaching yoga throughout the Treasure Valley for over 7 years. His teaching style is direct yet playful, infused with humor, working on not just the body but the mind and spirit as well, helping his students find their place in the postures.
Megan has dedicated herself to the practice, study and teaching of yoga since 2011. She has over 200 hours of training and teaching experience. Megan’s yoga journey has landed her in many wonderful places, she has taught in several local yoga studios around Boise as well as Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho, and has been teaching for the College of Western Idaho for over 2 years. In 2012 Megan opened her first business, Pure Serenity Yoga. She began by renting a quaint space to hold public classes, and later turned it into a traveling studio, focusing on local businesses seeking a yoga teacher during their lunch hour.
Megan’s teaching style is both inspiring and fun. She infuses her passion for yoga in each posture, providing gentle but direct cues, allowing her students to grow to their maximum ability while on the mat.
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Our Teacher Training participants will gain a clear understanding of major Yoga styles ranging from Hot to Vinyasa from Yin Yoga to Power Yoga, however this program is much more than a memorization of poses and movements.
Becoming a successful yoga teacher requires a wide variety of skills. Our curriculum will teach you how to practice and hone these skills, making you a more successful instructor for your business and a more effective teacher for your students. Together we will work through challenges including:
- Effective public speaking
- Moving with confidence
- Speaking with intention and clarity
- Touching with words and integrity
- Understanding yogic anatomy
- Safe alignments and movements
- Connecting breath to movement
- Intelligent sequencing of postures
- Following best business practices
- Business ethics as an extention of personal ethics
- Marketing yourself and your expertise
- Establishing a practice community