Yoga Teacher Training at LMU Extension
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Vinyasa Krama Yoga Summer Institute

200-hour Teacher Training Program

‌The teacher training program, which is registered with Yoga Alliance®, is open to those seeking intense study in the traditional Yoga as learned from the legendary Yogi Sri T. Krishnamacharya. This 200-hour program will impart a comprehensive and in-depth grounding to traditional Yoga. The complete Vinyasa Krama series, the entire range of sequences, numbering about 700 with important pranayama, chanting and meditation methods taught by Krishnamacharya, will be explored.

Program Benefits

Through the process of learning-by-doing, each student will understand and perform the basic contours and flow of a comprehensive Hatha Yoga practice. By experiencing each sequence of poses, and by practicing for several hours each day, the student will see steady improvement in his or her own practice, and learn helpful tips for teaching others. Students will also explore Yoga teaching methodologies and best practices in Yoga business.

Following the guidelines outlined by Yoga Alliance® for registered 200-hour teacher training programs, this program qualifies participants to register for the 200-hour credential, as verified by the instructor.

General Information

Course and program requirements, schedules and tuition are subject to change; and additional fees may be incurred for books and materials. Click here to review all policies prior to enrollment. For additional information, contact the Center for Religion and Spirituality at (310) 338-2799 or yoga@lmu.edu, or contact the program facilitators directly (listed below under 'Faculty').

This program begins in July 15, 2016, with an afternoon orientation for students. Click here to register online.

Students who do not intend to pursue the teacher training are welcome to enroll in one or more of the courses independently for their own personal enrichment. Click here for the course catalog.

Tuition: $3,705

This program meets daily during the Summer Institute, with the exception of July 31. Students will be enrolled in all classes in the Summer Institute, including Krishnamacharya's Works which will be offered Online prior to the start of the Institute. Click here to view the full schedule.

Location
LMU Weschester Campus
1 LMU Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045

Students must complete a total of 20.0 semester hours to elligible to apply for the Yoga Alliance 200-hour registration. Please refer to the course catalog for required text, class meeting location, and other general information.

Coursework: YPGX 900

YGPX 900
200-hour Vinyasa Krama Yoga Teacher Training
20.0 Semester Hours

This 200-hour program will impart a comprehensive and in-depth grounding to traditional Yoga as learned from Krishnamacharya. In the complete Vinyasa Krama series, the entire range of sequences, numbering about 700 with important pranayama, chanting and meditation methods taught by Krishnamacharya, will be explored.