Online Yoga

How Effective are Online Classes to Teach Yoga?

By Foras Aje After my interest was sparked a while back in regards to becoming an actual Yoga Instructor (or at least certified to teach it), based on my present schedule and commitments, I looked to see if there were any options online to get a certificate, hence the interest in online classes to teach [...]

2017-12-12T07:44:22-05:00Categories: |0 Comments

Yoga Teacher Training Online – The Hidden Catch

By Paul Jerard, E-RYT 500 People are used to “hidden catches” in everything, so where is the hidden catch in an online Yoga certification course? Have you ever priced a personal computer or software, only to see the price double or triple? People get used to the idea of surprises when ordering anything these days. [...]

2017-12-12T07:42:53-05:00Categories: |0 Comments

Online Yoga Certification – How Technology is Changing the Face of Teacher Training Courses

By Paul Jerard, E-RYT 500 Traditional Yoga teacher training programs still exist, but traditional programs often last years. Not so long ago, the concept of an intensive face-to-face training, for a month, seemed like a new idea. All you had to do was schedule your time, and you could combine your training, with a vacation, [...]

2017-12-12T07:42:24-05:00Categories: |0 Comments

Yoga Teacher Certification Courses on the Internet

By Dr. Paul Jerard, E-RYT 500 Do you wonder about the value of certification earned on the Internet? How do you sort out who is reputable? When is a Yoga teacher correspondence course a viable option? How can anyone benefit from online certification? Will virtual training ever replace traditional face-to-face education of Yoga instructors? Let's [...]

2017-12-12T11:10:16-05:00Categories: |0 Comments

In regard to the written exam, should my answers be straight from the book, other resources, or from my personal experience?

Unless the question asks, "according to the author" you are free to insert information from outside resources, your own experiences, and your Yoga knowledge. It is always more interesting to read your thoughts and experiences. One of the purposes of the Yoga teacher written exam is for you to have this basic knowledge "at hand," [...]

2017-12-12T07:41:19-05:00Categories: |0 Comments

What subject should my essay be about?

Your essay can be about Yoga and any health issue that motivates you. For example: Yoga for the Handicapped, Pre and Postnatal Yoga, Yoga for Seniors, Yoga for Kids, Yoga in School Systems for Physical Education, Yoga for Drug Rehabilitation, Yoga for Menopause, Yoga for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Yoga for Psychotherapy, and the list goes [...]

2017-12-12T07:40:05-05:00Categories: |0 Comments

What exactly are you looking for on the Practical Exam?

A well designed lesson plan, containing warm ups, sun salutations, asanas (Yoga postures), pranayama, and meditation. You can substitute a stage by stage relaxation sequence for the meditation segment of your Yoga class. Suggested Sequence of Asana Series: sun salutations, standing, seated, cat or table, prone, and supine. There are many other options, but this [...]

2017-12-12T07:39:32-05:00Categories: |0 Comments

I really want an on-site practical exam. What is the procedure for an on-site Yoga teacher practical exam if I can’t be there for your Spring or Fall dates?

The on-site practical exam is an excellent option. Many Yoga Teacher graduates prefer the preparation and live feedback they get after their on-site practical exam session. Below are the steps and procedures for an on-site practical exam. 1. Set a date with us. Right now, we need at least 30 days notice to schedule you [...]

2017-12-12T07:38:53-05:00Categories: |0 Comments
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