Lighting the Path: 200 hour Teacher Training 2019/2020
September 28, 2019 @ 7:00 am - March 1, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
September 28, 2019–March 1, 2020
The Lighting the Path Teacher Training program is a life-changing course of study for dedicated yoga students and aspiring teachers.
Lighting the Path Teacher Training prepares you to be an authentic and heart-centered yoga teacher, offering compassionate and accessible vinyasa classes for all levels of students.
Vigorous morning yoga intensives guide you deeper into your own practice and life purpose, while afternoon instructional sessions cover an extensive yoga teacher curriculum, including cueing, sequencing, hands-on assists, working with injuries, demonstration techniques, vocal presence, yoga philosophy and history, the business of yoga, ethics, and anatomy.
The LTP program includes a variety of teaching methods so that you can learn, practice and embody the material. This includes demonstration, lecture, talking circles, group processes, and partner practice. You will receive personalized attention, guidance, and feedback directly from Pete Guinosso and his highly qualified assisting staff and senior guest faculty.
Process work helps you to connect to your own heart’s wisdom and find your authentic voice as a teacher. Deep connection with the community of trainees and trainers gives you the support you need during and after the training to be successful in establishing yourself as a teacher and throughout your yoga career.
LTP trainees begin teaching on day one, initially teaching to other students and gradually building up to teach a group public class under Pete’s guidance. The program’s teaching focus helps trainees become adaptable and knowledgeable teachers for a wide variety of students.
This training is ideal for serious students of yoga and aspiring teachers, as well as current yoga teachers looking to add additional skills to their teaching.
Upon completion of this training, you are eligible to register with Yoga Alliance as an RYT-200 teacher. You will also be able to enroll in Lighting the Path’s 300-hour teacher training course and/or the LTP mentorship program.
Over the course of six months, you will learn how to:
• Inspire students by teaching from your own heart’s wisdom
• Be emotionally intelligent and present with your students
• Effectively sequence for, and safely adjust, an all-levels class
• Incorporate themes and intentions into your teaching and practice
• Cue and instruct so your students stay present in their practice
• Feel confident working with common conditions and injuries
• Create a supportive and caring environment in your classes
September 28, 2019–March 1, 2020
Saturdays & Sundays: 7:00-9:00am and 11:00am–5pm
September 28–29, 2019
October 12–13 and 26–27, 2019
November 9–10 and 23–24, 2019
December 7–8 and 14–15, 2019
January 11–12 and 25–26, 2020
February 8–9 and 22–23, 2020
February 29 and March 1, 2020
Yoga Tree Telegraph
2807 Telegraph Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94705
Open to students of all levels interested in teaching others and/or taking their practice to the next level.
Pete or one of his lead assistants will host Information Sessions to share additional details and answer questions.
Dial-in Number: (712) 775-7031
Sunday August 25th 11 AM
Saturday September 15th 9:30 AM