General Info

 

Spring

 

Summer

 

Fall

 

Winter/India

 
 

Moksha Teacher Training
& In-Depth Studies

200-hr Foundational Program

A 200-hour certification program approved by Yoga Alliance for teacher trainees and students wishing to deepen their practice and understanding of yoga.

 

Free Information Sessions at Moksha West Bucktown
6-7:30pm: led class taught by Daren
7:30-8:30pm: info session
Mon Mar 7
Please RSVP to info@mokshayoga.com

Part 1: Foundational Coursework - Spring 2016

Weekend Program: Opening Circle & First Weekend

(wear an article of white as you set your intention for the training)

Sat, Mar 5: 12-1:15pm
Sat, Mar 5: 1:30-5pm (1st full day of training)

Weekend Program: Training Class Schedule

(Asana, Pranayama, Meditation, Kriyas, Mudras, Bandhas: both practice and theory)

Sun's:
Mar 6, 13, 20, 27
Apr 2, 3, 10, 17, 24
May 1, 7, 8, 15, 22, 27, 28, 29
Jun 5, 12, 19, 26

Practice Class: 10:30am-12:30pm
Lunch Break: 12:30-1pm
Training Class: 1-4pm

Sat's: Mar 5, Apr 2, May 7
Training Class: 12-5:30pm

Fri's: Mar 18, Apr 15, May 13
Training Class/Lecture: 6:30-9pm

Sun-Tues Aug 7-9
Stonehouse Farm Weekend Intensive

Okay to miss 1 class without a make-up; all other classes missed required a make-up.

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Tuesday Program: Opening Circle & First Weekend

(wear an article of white as you set your intention for the training)

Tue, Mar 8: 9-10am
Sat, Mar 5: 1:30-5pm 1st full day of training

Tuesday Program: Training Class Schedule

(Asana, Pranayama, Meditation, Kriyas, Mudras, Bandhas: both practice and theory)

Tue's:
Mar 8-June 28

Practice Class: 10am-12pm
Lunch Break: 12-12:30pm
Training Class: 12:30-3:30pm

Okay to miss 1 class without a make-up; all other classes missed required a make-up.

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Lecture Series

Ayurveda, Classical Yoga Philosophy, Sattvic Nutrition, Make-ups, Business Course and More!

Offered 2x per year throughout the year

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Apprenticeship #1

8 classes with a teacher of your choice

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Part 2: Teaching Skills - Fall 2016

Teaching Skills & Video Review

attend all of your groups sessions

Weekend Program: Oct-Nov
Intro to Yoga Class: 8-9:30pm (Tues)
Video Review/Critique: 5:30-9pm (Wed)

Tuesday Program: Oct-Nov
Intro to Yoga Class: 10-11:30am (Tues)
Video Review/Critique: 12-4pm (Tues)

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Anatomy Coursework

From the Ground Up with Tias Little*
Sat-Tue, Dec 2016 10am-5:30pm (dates TBD)
$350 Tuition; Registration due Oct 15

Anatomy for Yoga Teachers with Shanna Linn*
Sep-Nov 2016, Thur's 6:30-9pm
$300 Tuition; Registration due Aug 1

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Master Teacher Intensive

Building Blocks of Alignment with Aadil Palkhivala*
Sat-Mon, Sep 2016 10am-5pm (dates TBD)
$380 Tuition; Registration due Aug 8

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Thesis Presentations & Closing Circle

Final Practice & Sattvic Potluck

Spring 2016 TBD

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Part 3: Coursework for Certification - Winter 2016-2017

Apprenticeship #2
8 classes with a teacher of your choice

Therapeutics Course with master teacher Gabriel Halpern (6 week course)
Thur's, Apr 2016 5:30-9:30pm
Work with students in a class setting with various injuries and illnesses

Business Course (1 session)
Fall or Spring

Community/Karma Classes (8 classes)
Choose from 8-9 options on the weekly schedule

Holiday Satsang (1 event)
Sat, Dec 2016 (date tbd)

Charity Yoga (1 class)
Arranged at the trainee's initiative / offsite

Kirtans & Concerts (2 events)
Complimentary for trainees

Private Sessions
Arranged at the trainee's initiative / offsite

Master Teacher Roundtable
Select sessions with master teachers exclusively for trainees

Seva (2 hrs monthly)
Offering of selfless service

Final Exam Project
A unique and surprising twist to a final exam

Thesis Presentations - Spring 2016
Share the results of your thesis project with other trainees

Special Events, Workshops, and Intensives*
Select sessions with experienced and master teachers

*Note: Some event electives are an additional charge and not included in the training program tuition

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Weekly Time Commitment

This program requires a significant time commitment of up to 10-15 hours per week, including practice classes. Please consider your availability carefully before registering. Once accepted into the program, please clear your schedule of activities, commitments, and distractions.

Weekly Sample Schedule

Training class (1x/week): 6 hours
Practice classes during the week (2x/week): 3 hours
Homework: 1-3 hours
Miscellaneous requirements such as special events and anatomy: 3-5 hours

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Please email info@mokshayoga.com or call 312.942.9642 with any questions or concerns.

Namaste