A 40-Hour Teacher Training
We value human connection. Despite our online program being available at any time, you will receive a personalized experience with your appointed Training Facilitator, who will arrange your program introduction call and be available for E support and also to lovingly guide you through your certification requirements.
This program is for
Anyone who is interested in becoming a prenatal yoga teacher.
This program can be used as continuing education credits for those who already have their 200 Hour Yoga Certificate through the International Yoga Alliance.
You will study
Effective teaching techniques and verbal cues for mama’s to be.
The Expecting Mama’s Body: Anatomy and physiological changes, common discomforts of pregnancy, posture modifications, and which postures to avoid.
How to support your students in creating healthy relationships with themselves, their partner and their baby. This session includes emotional healing tips to offer to your expecting mamas.
Sequencing for each trimester of the pregnancy and structuring a prenatal yoga class.
Tools and techniques for mamas to be to have an empowered labor.
How to relate to what an expecting mother is experiencing both emotionally and physically.
How to incorporate yoga philosophy into prenatal yoga, and how it can contribute to healthy and balanced relationships.
Birthing trends, techniques and options. Pregnancy conditions and how to support them through yoga. Some nutritional advice to offer expecting mamas.
Meditation, pranayama and vocal toning techniques, designed for your expecting moms.
Prenatal Partner Yoga.
Postpartum: What it is, the changes, and postpartum depression. You will also learn ideas on timing, postures and personal development tips that benefit postpartum.
The Female Pelvis Anatomy and Exercises, Blandine Calais-Germain
Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth, Ina May Gaskin
2 blocks (or large stacks of books)
Blanket, strap, a bolster or thick pillow
Getting your certification
Submit your first recorded 60-min prenatal yoga class for feedback, describe the theme of the class, what your action was and the effects of your actions.
Upon receipt of your feedback, you will submit your second 60-min recorded prenatal yoga class for feedback.
Your final video submission will be 60 minutes in length, and include asana, meditation and pranayama.
Create 5 x prenatal meditation scripts
Create a post or prenatal yoga nidra script
Submit your class observation forms from our recorded prenatal partner yoga and prenatal yoga classes
Submit your required two x reading assignments
Submit your personal development assignment
Complete all of your on-site theory assignments
Tuition $795 USD
40 Hour Accumulation:
18 Online Study, Video Review, Book Study
5 Hours Program Theory Homework
4 Class Observation and Notation
9 Hours Class Creation: Asana, Pranayama, Meditation & Yoga Nidra
4 Hours Personal Development
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