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LKY YOGA TEACHER TRAINING SCHOOL - RYT200 Yoga Teacher, Teen & Children's Yoga Teacher Training (Yoga Alliance Professionals accredited)


'The course was fantastic with Louisa, a very experienced teacher, sharing her knowledge and enthusiasm with her students. I learned so much from Louisa and was able to start my business teaching yoga as soon as I had qualified. Louisa provided a personal service and her years of experience shone through. A wonderful course!' - Karin Morrice

'Wonderful experience! Only good things to say about this - I learnt more than I ever thought I would, met wonderful people and left feeling amazing. Louisa is really an excellent, thorough and supportive teacher - and her home-cooked lunches were delicious. Looking forward to my next course...!' - Aurelie Irving

'Fun and friendly atmosphere. It's clear Louisa is very experienced in childrens yoga as this shines through in her classes. Loved the course and would highly recommend.' - Kelly Signorini

'Louisa ran a wonderful children's yoga course. It was really good the way Louisa covered the management side of teaching as well as going into lots of detail about yoga for children. I would definitely recommend this course.' - Emma Harley

'So today I became a qualified Childrens Yoga Teacher. So happy. It's been amazing. Mahoosive thank you to Louisa Craig who stopped me from talking myself out of this course quite a few times. One of the best things I have ever done. ' - Clayre Christie

'This is a fantastic course with an amazing teacher! Would highly recommend it to anyone wanting to teach yoga to children. Louisa made learning so much fun' - Eileen Wilson

RYT200 Yoga Teacher Training

Still time to sign up to my RYT200 Yoga Teacher Training courses in Scotland.....🙌🏻 Train to become a fully accredited Yoga Alliance RYT200 Yoga Instructor (vinyasa flow, hatha & kundalini, and more...a course tailored to the individual....learn different types of yoga and find your own style of teaching).

Costs 2000. Deposit of 500 to secure place.

The Haven Yoga Studio, Stonehaven

This years 200 hours training is FULLY BOOKED! Next 200 hour training in 2020 starts in 25th January (see website for details)

Deposits must be paid to secure your place. Monthly instalments can be arranged. Final payment must be made before course begins.

The course is 22 days in total.

Course Objectives

- Trainees will become knowledgeable in various styles of yoga

- Trainees will learn how to practice and teach asanas, pranayama, meditation, relaxation bandhas, mudras, mantras and kriyas

- Trainees will learn the principles of sequencing & adjusting

- Trainees will become knowledgeable about the roots and philosophy of yoga, including the Sutras of Patanjali, the Bhagavad Gita, the concepts & principles of Tantra and Ayurveda

- Trainees will learn Sanskrit sufficiently enough to teach a class using the correct name for each posture

- Trainees will become knowledgeable in setting up a yoga business, including Marketing, PR & Advertising

- Trainees will become knowledgeable in Anatomy & Physiology, and how to apply it to asanas

- Trainees will learn to embody yoga and how to integrate it into their lives

You must have had at least 500 hours/2 years of yoga practice.


Module 1 - contact hours 34, non-contact 3

Standing poses - principles & practice
Class sequencing
Yoga history, types of yoga
Teaching beginners
Teaching safely
Pranayama principles & practice
Introduction to Anatomy - skeletal & muscular system

Module 2 - contact hours 34, non-contact 3

Forward bends - principles & practice
Twists - principles & practice
Pranayama - principles & practice
Teaching meditation techniques, including yoga nidra
Anatomy - respiratory system, neurological system
Ethics of teachings

Module 3 - contact hours 34, non-contact 3

Backbends - principles & practice
Pranayama - principles & practice
Anatomy - neurological system (Eastern perspective)
Tantra Explained - concepts, principles, history
Yoga Sutras of Patanjali

Module 4 - contact hours 34, non-contact 3

Anatomy & Physiology- applying to asanas
Inversions - principles & practice
Seated postures & hip-openers - principles & practice
Mudras, Mantras & Bandhas
Ayurvedic Principles

Module 5 - contact hours 34, non-contact 3

Yoga History & Philosophy - Bhagavad Gita
Chakras & Koshas - theory & practice
Anatomy - digestive system
Specialising - teaching children, teenagers, special needs, one-to-ones, specific issues such as chronic pain

Module 6 - contact hours 16, non-contact 3

Business - setting up as a yoga teacher, Advertising, PR & Marketing
Teaching methodology
Assessment - trainees will teach a yoga class, assist a yoga class


Yoga by Linda Sparrowe
Yoga Anatomy by Leslie Kaminoff
The Heart of Yoga by TKV Desikachar
Light on Life by BKS Iyengar
Bhagavad Gita by Stephen Mitchell

Recommended: A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle

Children's Yoga Teacher Training Courses (2 courses running - a 4 day intensive - a 4 day intensive 8th-11th August or two weekends - 2-3 & 9-10 November 2019. Both courses held at The Haven in Stonehaven.

Course Fees: 175 deposit, and final payment of 500

LKY Children's Yoga Teacher Training (60 hrs) is fun and playful, connecting trainees to their own innate creativity and wisdom, while giving practical tools and knowledge for teaching Yoga for children, ages 2 – 14 years old.

The course is for anyone who loves working with kids, and loves yoga. It is for yoga teachers wanting to specialise, and educators wanting to bring the benefits of yoga to their classrooms. It's for anyone who works with children: child psychologists, paediatric physiotherapists, paediatric occupational therapists, nurses, speech therapists, nannies….

It's also a great for parents to find new ways to connect with their children, and share a healthy, fun, and non-competitive movement-based activity with their families. It is for anyone who wants to expand a current related profession, or learn a new one!

You do not need to be a yoga teacher to take the course, but you must have 2 years yoga practice.

LKY Registration and Certification
Assessment fees
Tuition fees and Course Manual material
Lunch & refreshments

Deposit of 175 is non refundable. Full course fees to be paid at least 10 days before training day unless an arrangement is made with course tutor prior to course commencing due to special circumstances.

Each weekend will comprise of general topics, learning through group work and discussion, lectures, and practical sessions. We will study child development, looking at physiological, psychological, spiritual and social aspects related to each age group. We will explore themes, games, stories, music and other creative ideas to use with children as they grow and develop.

40 Hour Teen Yoga Teacher Training (Yoga Alliance accredited) is being held on 6-9th June & 10-13th October 2019 at The Haven in Stonehaven - 675

LKY Yoga School has met the stringent requirements set by Yoga Alliance Professionals, demonstrating that the courses are of the highest standard and that our graduates may use the title ‘Registered Yoga Teacher’ RYT as a sign of quality training.

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