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Forrest Yoga® Continuing Education for Effective Coaching and Teaching – New Haven

September 21, 2016 @ 9:00 am - September 25, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

Who is this training for?

The Forrest Yoga® Continuing Education for Effective Coaching and Teaching is a 5-day training designed for Forrest Yoga® Teachers who want to assist Forrest Yoga® Teacher Trainings, those interested in teaching others how to teach, and those wanting to up-level their teaching and assisting skills. The aim of the training is to make you a more skillful, compassionate and intelligent coach and teacher, so you are better equipped to deal with whatever challenges you and your students may face. Taught by Heidi Sormaz and Cat Allen.


There are 2 different enrollment types in this training: Lead Assistant or Assistant.
Lead Assistant spots are limited to 5. The requirement to enroll as a Lead Assistant is that you must have previously assisted a Forrest Yoga® Teacher Training for a minimum of 5 days. No assisting experience required for an Assistant spot.


You must be a graduate of the 200-Hour Forrest Yoga® Foundation Teacher Training.


* 35-hour credit towards the 300-Hour Forrest Yoga® Teacher Training.
* If you are a Lead Assistant in Training, you receive an additional 10 hours of credit.
* Awarded Forrest Yoga Level 3 Certification if you have finished the Level 2 Homework and the Forrest Yoga Mentorship Program
* Eligible to assist Forrest Yoga® Teacher Trainings

Course Description

This training teaches Assistants how to coach and teach trainees within the Forrest Yoga® teacher training curriculum. You will learn and practice coaching techniques including how to give teaching feedback, how to work with triggers and challenges that trainees face, and how to coach hands-on assists. Most importantly, you will learn how to create and hold a safe space for learning and growing.

Daily Schedule

Each day begins with a Morning Intensive that includes Calling in the Four Directions, Chanting, and Meditation followed by an asana practice. The afternoon sessions focus on teaching you how to be an effective coach and teacher. Lead Assistants in Training also participate in the early morning practice prior to the Morning Intensive.

Morning: 9 AM – 12 PM
Afternoon: 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Lead Assist Spot includes 6:15 – 8:30 AM Practice Session

Early Bird pricing — full payment is received more than 60 days before the Teaching Event: USD 950 (USD 1,050 for Lead Assistant spot).
Standard pricing — full payment is received less than 60 days before the Teaching Event: USD 1,150 (USD 1,250 for Lead Assistant spot).
If you apply and are accepted for Lead Assistant spot, then the $100 difference is due.
Hoop members receive 20% off.
To Register go to www.forrestyoga.com

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September 21, 2016 @ 9:00 am
September 25, 2016 @ 6:00 pm
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