Teacher Training Modules and Certification Courses

The following courses are available as individual certification courses, for Yoga Alliance CEs and some are available for NAMA PACE CEs for Ayurvedic professionals.

  • Return to the Source: A Silent Yoga & Meditation Retreat

    A view of lakeside cabins at Borestone Retreat

    Immerse yourself in the beauty of nature on the shores of Midday and Sunset Ponds at the tranquil Borestone Mountain Audubon Sanctuary and renew with silence, a slower pace, and time to connect with your Soul. Join us for three days of social silence, yoga, meditation, and a time to honor the Source within.

    August 5 - August 8 at Borestone Mountain Audubon Sanctuary
  • Bhakti Yoga & Bhagavad Gita Intensive

    close up of a harmonium player's hand in a Bhakti yoga class

    Explore the spiritual heart of yoga through the practice of Bhakti Yoga and learn about the path of Karma Yoga with study of the Bhagavad Gita. This module features an experiential and philosophical exploration into the path of Bhakti Yoga through kirtan, mantra, and talks on this branch of yoga.

    September 27 - September 30 at The Dancing Elephant
  • Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training

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    The ShivaShakti Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training provides participants with a strong foundation in teaching asana (poses), pranayama (breath work), and meditation to pregnant women. This 4-day course focuses on teaching yoga practices that support a pregnant woman by both relaxing and strengthening her body and mind.

    October 3 - October 6 at The Dancing Elephant
  • Yoga for Seniors Teacher Training

    A senior woman performs restorative yoga on a dock by the ocean

    Senior interest in yoga as a healthful activity continues to rise, but as an instructor you might be unsure about just what to teach to this enthusiastic population. In Yoga for Seniors we will address common physical issues that will need accommodation in your class, including osteoporosis, arthritis, COPD or CAD.

    October 11 - October 14 at 47 Main Street
  • Ayurvedic Yoga Teacher Training- Online

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    Join us for a 4-week online course to learn how to tailor your yoga teaching through the sublime healing system of Ayurveda, the sister-science to Yoga. Yoga Alliance CEs available for RYTs.

    September 23 - October 20 at Online
  • Yoga Nidra TT Online- Oct 2019

    Performing yoga nidra outdoors on a grassy hillside

    We invite you to experience and become certified in Yoga Nidra, the science of deep relaxation in this 4-week Online Yoga Nidra Teacher Training. Yoga means “union.” Nidra means “sleep.” Yoga Nidra is a state between sleep and deep relaxation.

    October 21 - November 17 at Online
  • Online Pranayama & Meditation Teacher Training

    Pranayama on Ledge

    Gain an in-depth understanding of the theory, practice, and teaching of pranayama and the stages of meditation. Through online pranayama and meditation classes, technical labs and practice teaching assignments, participants learn how to create a variety of pranayama sequences for specific needs and how to lead meditation classes.

    November 18 - December 15 at Online
  • Yoga Philosophy for Yoga Teachers: Level I

    Are you a yoga teacher that would like to build upon your current understanding of yogic philosophy? Are you ready to take your practice and your teaching to the next level? Join us for Yoga Philosophy for Yoga Teachers and explore the wisdom teachings of this time-honored path through an avenue applicable to today's world.

    January 20, 2020 - February 16, 2020 at
  • Radiance & Rejuvenation India Retreat: A Yoga, Meditation & Ayurveda Immersion

    Journey to the motherland of Yoga and immerse yourself in yoga, meditation and ayurveda at the peaceful sanctuary of Maitreyi Vedic Village. Relax in the quiet and beauty of nature in the Tamil Nadu countryside away from cities and a busy pace of life. Take time to connect with your Soul opening to your innate radiance. Each morning of this 10-day retreat we will awake to greet the day with Vedic ...

    February 25, 2020 - March 6, 2020 at Maitreyi Vedic Village
  • Asana, Alignment, Sutra & Sanskrit Intensive

    An asana class in forward lunges

    In this 4-day intensive, yoga teachers and dedicated practitioners experience an in-depth look at the principles of alignment in Hatha yogasana from an Iyengar perspective. Long, mindful holds in poses allow the students to work with the subtleties of alignment and the often over-looked intricacies of classical postures.

    April 3, 2020 - April 6, 2020 at The Dancing Elephant
  • Yoga Philosophy for Yoga Teachers: Level II

    Are you a yoga teacher that would like to build upon your current understanding of yogic philosophy? Are you ready to take your practice and your teaching to the next level? Join us for Yoga Philosophy for Yoga Teachers and explore the wisdom teachings of this time-honored path through an avenue applicable to today's world.

    April 13, 2020 - May 10, 2020 at
  • Applied Anatomy & Physiology Intensive for Yoga Teachers

    Aiyana performs a forward bend on a dock by the water

    Join us for this four-day intensive to delve deeper into the body's systems through the lens of yoga. In this course you will gain an in-depth understanding of the systems of the body and how to apply certain yogic practices for physiological health.

    May 15, 2020 - May 18, 2020 at The Dancing Elephant