900 Hours Advanced Teacher Training Course

Note: Due to the current Pandemic the Institute has discontinued all ON CAMPUS activities.

 

Courses are now offered to our students ONLINE.

 

The Three Months online TTC trains students to teach Yoga to all age groups, and in the management of various diseases. Highly trained teachers conduct this course.

 

This is an advanced and comprehensive Yoga Online teacher training programme. The course is quite intensive as students are expected to complete the course curriculum in 3 months.

 

The course conforms to the AYUSH Level-3 Yoga Teacher scheme–mentored by Govt of India.

 

Classical Ashtanga Yoga Syllabus – The course syllabus covers in-depth study and practice of Asanas, Pranayamas, and Kriyas.  Further, attitude training, Public Speaking, Methodology of teaching, Practice teaching, Anatomy & Physiology, Yoga and Samkhya Philosophy, Psychology, the quintessence of Bhagavad Gita, Patanjali’s Yoga Sutra, etc. are also given equal importance.

 

Click here to view Syllabus

 

In addition, students have to attend the experiential learning sessions, read, study, and prepare submissions and presentations, as required.

 

Application: This session will be conducted via the Zoom app

for Desktop. Links are given below

Android – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=us.zoom.videomeetings

Apple – https://apps.apple.com/us/app/id546505307

Desktop – https://zoom.us/support/download

After installing Sign up for a free account using email id.

Meeting ID and Password: Will be provided one day prior to each session on email by The Yoga Institute.

 

To Join Meeting: Click on Join Meeting at the start time of each session. Enter the Meeting ID and Password provided on mail by The Yoga Institute. The password will be different for every session. Please mention your NAME before joining the meeting, when asked by the system.

 

Please Note:  Please do not share the link or log in with another person. We have taken limited connectivity and any additional login will deny you the continuity in the sessions. All rights are only with the institute.

 

No requests for recordings or sharing of the session shall be granted.

 

Questions & Answers: The last 5 to 10 minutes is to be kept aside for question & answer. The teachers have been informed about this. The interaction with participants will be coordinated by the teacher. Please await the cue from the teacher to engage in questions & answers. Please use the Raise Hand option and chat option, of Zoom Meeting, to share your views or questions when the time is provided for the same by the teacher

 

During the class:  Select a place in your house where there are no disturbances during the session. No movement of your family members in and out of the space utilized to attend the session. This should be strictly followed. Preferably the door may be kept closed during the session.

 

Pre-requisites: Wear loose comfortable clothing. Avoid a full breakfast just before the session, as we will be performing asanas. Keep a time gap between the meal and the start of the session. You may have fruit or dry fruit before the session to energize if you wish. Keep a notepad and pen available if you wish to take notes. Good internet connectivity.

 

Attendance: A student is required to have a minimum 80% attendance, failing which he or she cannot appear for the Institute exam. In such cases, students would be denied certification.

 

  1. All classes need to be compulsorily attended.
  2. You cannot turn off the video. Kindly keep all devices including your device volume on mute. Only Zoom app volume should be on.
  3. Your attendance will be monitored regularly.
  4. All sessions are live and no recording is done in any TTC’s.

 

Course Material: Handbook and course-related books shall be provided to the students.*THE TIME TABLE FOR THE PROGRAM WOULD BE SHARED ON WHATSAPP GROUP.

 

Whatsapp: A WhatsApp group would be formed by the course coordinator.

 

This group strictly needs to be used only for exchanging course-related information and as such, no forward messages/greetings/videos/pictures to be sent on it.

 

Examination: The final exams are held at the end of the course.

50 marks theory

50 marks practices (Demo & teaching skills)

The date and timing of the same would be informed on the WhatsApp group. A mock exam (both practical and theory) would be conducted 10 days before the final exam. The format of the exam would be the multiple-choice questions without negative marking.

Certificates would be awarded, post clearing exams.

 

*Mandatory to have a device other than a mobile phone and a Gmail account, to appear for the exam.

 

The Yoga Institute is recognised by the Government of India (Ministry of AYUSH) and is the first Yoga school to be accredited after the AYUSH /QCI scheme was launched.

 

This is RYT 900 hour online Yoga teacher training course, fully accredited with the Yoga Alliance USA and the participant is eligible to apply on Yoga Alliance site as Register Yoga Teacher.

 

All lectures will be in English for the Three Month TTC and students are expected to be fluent in speaking reading and writing the language.

Note: The syllabus stays the same for the online as well as the on-campus course.

 

The Yoga Institute has designed the syllabus of this course to provide a strong base of yoga philosophy with a comprehensive approach to science and technology of yoga. This practical approach enables a student of yoga to develop an objective approach towards life situations and lead a fulfilling, duty-bound life. Everyone here is in a Life School.

 

  • healthy individuals and groups,
  • for people with minor ailments or disorders and
  • for people, under the guidance of qualified medical practitioners, undergoing treatment for any physiological, psychological, and psychosomatic diseases/conditions.

 

The Yoga Institute is recognised by the Government of India (Ministry of AYUSH – QCI) and is the first Yoga school to be accredited after the AYUSH -QCI scheme was launched.

 

The course conforms to the syllabus of Level 3 – Yoga Teacher QCI scheme– mentored by AYUSH (Govt. of India).

 

This is RYT 500 hour course, fully accredited with the Yoga Alliance USA and the participant is eligible to apply on Yoga Alliance site as Register Yoga Teacher.

 

  1. COURSE DETAILS: KNOWLEDGE
  2. SIX THEMES – THE TOPIC OF THE MONTH (TOM)

 

These themes provide the general direction to each segment of the course. Together they equip the learner with the holistic nature of the Art, Science, and Culture of Yoga. It also aims at making Yoga relevant in modern times just as much as in the archival times when it originated.

 

The six topics covered are:

  1. History and Background of Yoga
  2. Modern Physical Approach and the Impact of Materialism.
  3. Technology of Yoga
  4. Mystics, Mysticism, and Yoga
  5. Yoga Ideology
  6. Yoga way of life – Evaluation

 

  1. PATANJALI’S YOGA SUTRA

Conceptual learning and corresponding perceptions developed through the study of Patanjali Yoga Darshana. They are listed here in six clusters to correspond with the six themes (TOM).

 

The focus is on the concept and one or two key sutras in each time. Some of the key concepts covered are Vrittis, abhyasa-vairagya, Ishwarpranidhana, Kleshas, Upaya pratyaya, Yamas, Niayamas, Asana, Pranayama, Pratyahara, Dharana-Dhyana-Samadhi, Antaraya/Vikshepa, Sahabhuva, Dharma/Lakshana Avastha Parinama, Kriya Yoga, Karma theory.

 

At the end of the class, students may be given a set of questions and will be required to submit a brief write up, after reading and understanding the selected sutras. Students will also be called upon to present their work/understanding of the class.

 

III. SAMKHYA

Familiarity with the 72 Karikas of Ishvarakrishna with commentary of Vachaspati Mishra (Tattwa Kaumudi). Specific focus on the concepts to enhance the understanding of the Yoga sutras e.g Purusha and Prakriti, the 25 tattvas, the n of Gunas as a constituent of Prakriti. Besides, knowledge of the traits (the Bhavas) of Buddhi (the intellect) is given, with the intention to study their effects on life and life forms.

 

IV.  BHAGWAD GEETA

 

This class takes students through selected shlokas of the Bhagwad Geeta – it’s the understanding, interpretation, and application of its essence to daily life. Study of Bhagwad Geeta’s view on similar concepts as discussed in Yogasutra and Samkhya e.g. concept of Sthitapragnya, Karma, Gyana, Bhakti, and Gunas. This is to be treated as a part of Yoga Psychology in Theory and practice.

 

V.  BHAVAS OF BUDDHI – BASIS OF YOGA EDUCATION

 

A detailed study of eight traits (Bhavas) of buddhi acquired due to influence of Trigunas on Buddhi

 

  1. The concept of Buddhi-the first evolutes of Prakriti and its proliferation into eight Bhavas.
  2. The characteristics and concepts of the four sattvic bhavas (Dharma, Gyana, Vairagya, Aishwarya) and the four tamasik bhavas (Adharma, Agyana, Raga, Anaishwarya)

 

VI.  HATHYOGA PRADIPIKA & GHERANDA SAMHITA

 

Introduction to the Hatha Yoga texts, traditions, their principles, their techniques, aims, and objectives; with some insights to their propounders namely Matsyendranath and Gorakshanath.

 

VII. PSYCHOLOGY

 

These sessions aim to make students familiar with

  1. Concepts of cognition, perception
  2. Theories of cognition and non-cognition
  3. Personality traits and classification
  4. Familiarity with the Indian Psychology
  5. Psychology as per the Bhagavad Gita and the Yoga sutras of Patanjali

 

VIII. ANATOMY–PHYSIOLOGY AND YOGA THERAPY

A general understanding of the main organs in each system; their overall structure and location. The knowledge of the various body systems should aid in understanding the breathing rhythm and complementary/counterposes.

 

  1. The nine Major systems of the body with their main functions and the effect of Yoga practices on each of them.
  2. The role of Yoga in the management of disease conditions. Physiological understanding of how Yoga can be helpful in modifiable factors.

 

IX. YOGIC DIET

 

The objectives of this session are to build familiarity with

 

  1. Triguna, with an Ayurvedic approach to diet and nutrition; and the ethical and spiritual reasons for a sattvic vegetarian diet.
  2. The different diets and their effects on anatomy and physiology, Yogic diet – a Lacto vegetarian, sattvic approach to food.

 

  1. COURSE DETAILS: SKILL

 

      I. YOGA TECHNIQUES

 

In-depth study of the following techniques and demonstrated ability to perform.

  1. Meditative Asanas
  2. Cultural Asanas:
    1. for the spine: Upward stretch, Forward bending, Backward bending, Sideward bending, Torsion, Inversion
    2. For extremities
    3. For balancing
    4. For abdominal compression
    5. For relaxation
  3. Shat Kriyas
  4. Pranayamas
  5. Bhavana Techniques
  6. Yogendra Conceptual Techniques
  7. Non-traditional techniques
  8. Meditation Techniques

 

II. PUBLIC SPEAKING:

 

Public Speaking is an important skill to have as a Yoga teacher. It also helps the Yoga teacher to grow in any area of their life that requires communication with others. To reproduce what is learned makes the learning concrete and clear to oneself and builds self-confidence.

4 mandatory Speeches- One talks each of 2 min., 3 min., 5 min., and 10 min. on various Yoga topics.

 

III. COMMUNICATION, METHODOLOGY OF TEACHING & PRACTICE TEACHING:

 

Popularizing Yoga in the appropriate group of people according to one’s capacity.

Hands-on experience of teaching the yoga techniques and concepts are provided. The methodology and planning inputs require preparing and delivering 4 mandatory lesson plans in the Practice teaching sessions.

 

EVALUATION

 

At the end of the course, students who have the stipulated attendance and they have completed the mandated assignments can register with the course coordinator to give the final exams (Theory & Practical’s).

  1. Students are required to pass both the Theory and Practicals.
  2. The minimum passing mark for each is 50%
  3. The Theory exams (60 marks) comprises of an objective (40 marks) and subjective questions (20 marks).
  4. Practical exams (40 marks) include a demonstration of techniques (10 marks) and Teaching of Yogic Practices (30 marks).
  5. The practicals also involve viva related to the techniques and theory concepts.

 

Click here to Download the Course Syllabus

ONLINE COURSE DETAILS

DATE: 1st August to 28th November 2020

 

Please note that the course timing includes both the time slots.

 

DURATION & TIME:

Morning: 7:00 am to 9:00 am (IST)

Evening:  4:30 pm to 8:00 pm (IST)

Holiday on all Sundays

 

FEES FOR ONLINE 2020: INR 75,000 (Inclusive of course fee and study material)

ON-CAMPUS COURSE DETAILS

Note: Due to the current pandemic scenario the institute has discontinued all on-campus program

 

COURSE DATES FOR 2020 – 2021

 

(Includes the 7 days health camp)

24th October – 18th January 2021

 

DURATION & TIME

3 Months | 6.30 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. | Holiday on all Sundays

 

FEES FOR 2020

 

  • Non-Residential: 90,000/- (Inclusive of course fee, study material, 4 meals a day and 7 Day Camp)
  • Residential: 1,50,000/- (Inclusive of course fee, study material, accommodation on triple occupancy basis and 4 meals a day and 7 Day Camp)

 

REGISTRATION

 

  • Registration has to be done 3 months prior to the completion of visa formalities and other residential requirements.
  • Please proceed with filling up the online registration form, only if you agree to the Code of Conduct.
  • A non-refundable advance payment of Rs. 50,000/- is necessary for registration.
  • We support all major credit cards. Alternatively, you can also make payments using net banking or opt for wire transfer by writing to us.
  • For further inquiries write to 3mttc@theyogainstitute.org

 

For making online payment kindly register on the link below. Within 24 hours after registering, you will receive an email containing the link to the payment portal.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

 

FOR ONLINE COURSE:

 

  • For making online payment kindly register on the link below. Within 24 hours after registering, you will receive an email containing the link to the payment portal. You can use the link to make the payment.
  • Please note fees once paid will be non-refundable.

FOR ON-CAMPUS:

 

  • 7 Days Health Camp – The 7 Days Health Camp is included within 3 Months TTC Course and begins on the first day of the dates mentioned.
  • The Code of Conduct will have to be followed on acceptance as a student in the 3 Months TTC.
  • It is expected that an atmosphere of positivity and sincerity be maintained.
  • No prerequisite knowledge of Yoga is necessary, however, it is encouraged that students come here with an open mind to learn Classical Yoga.
  • Arrival at The Yoga Institute should be between 7.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m. IST (Indian Standard Time) so that accommodation can be provided.
  • Please read Hostel Facility for further details.

Yoga Teachers Training Course  (Three Months TTC)

This is an advanced and comprehensive Yoga teacher training programme. The course is quite intensive as students are expected to complete the course curriculum in 3 months.

 

The course conforms to the AYUSH Level-3 Yoga Teacher scheme–mentored by Govt. of India.

 

Classical Ashtanga Yoga Syllabus – The course syllabus covers in depth study and practice of Asanas, Pranayamas and Kriyas.  Further, attitude training, Public Speaking, Methodology of teaching, Practice teaching, Anatomy & Physiology, Yoga and Samkhya Philosophy, Psychology, quintessence of Bhagavad Gita, Patanjali’s Yoga Sutra etc. are also given equal importance. (Click here)

 

In addition, students have to attend the experiential learning sessions, read, study and prepare submissions and presentations, as required.

 

The Three Months TTC trains students to teach Yoga to all age groups, and in the management of various diseases. Highly trained teachers conduct this course.

 

On completion of full attendance and all other pre-requisites, an examination shall be conducted at the end of the course, after which successful students will be awarded a certificates of The Yoga Institute.

 

The Yoga Institute is recognised by the Government of India (Ministry of AYUSH) and is the first Yoga school to be accredited after the AYUSH /QCI scheme was launched.

 

This is RYT 500 hour Yoga teacher training course, fully accredited with the Yoga Alliance USA and the participant is eligible to apply on Yoga Alliance site as Register Yoga Teacher.

 

All lectures will be in English for the Three Month TTC and students are expected to be fluent in speaking reading and writing the language.

 

Our campus is managed like an ashram (hermitage) which inculcates discipline and promotes self-reliance. The food served is strictly vegetarian.

Registrations are closed..Stay tuned for our next batch.