10 Reasons to Do Yoga Teacher Training at PranaShanti
- A Spacious Centre
Our Centre has four practice Studios, which means that Teacher Training is always in the largest space reserved just for trainings. The consistency and preparation of a space makes training a comfortable experience! You’ll always have the kitchen available to you so you can bring your own food to prepare, and there’s no moving around to other spaces to accommodate classes.
- We’re Well Equipped
We’re really equipped because of the diversity of trainings and classes we host! Whether you want to teach Hot Yoga or Restorative Yoga in the future, your Teacher Training will have many yoga props so you can be supported in your training and learn the full spectrum of how to support yoga students.
- In A Great Neighbourhood
Enjoy free parking evenings and weekends, so if you’re not locking your bike up outside, you don’t need to fuss with parking tickets. There are two vegan restaurants, two locally owned coffee shops, a new deli café, a classic breakfast spot, the best donuts in Canada, and other restaurants all within two blocks of us. We’ve been in Hintonburg for seven years as of October, 2015, and we’re loving it!
- We’re HRSDC Registered
Via the HRSDC and CRA, you can claim your teacher training at PranaShanti on your annual income taxes with a T2202A! We’ve gone through the paperwork and approval process to ensure that our training meets the criteria as enhancing and providing skills for the workforce.
- Yoga Alliance
Trainings at PranaShanti are registered with Yoga Alliance, so you know our curriculum is approved and up to date with Yoga Alliance 200 hour and 300 hour educational standards. At the completion of your training, you can register with them to obtain the RYT designation managed only by Yoga Alliance.
Which is a great thing in a variety of ways! We’ve hosted dozens of teacher trainings at PranaShanti at all levels of yogic education. Our lead trainers done this many times, and you’ll benefit from their tremendous experience and enthusiasm. You’ll also love how organized and on point our administration is with all the details of your training. We stay on top of the details so you can enjoy your training time with the utmost confidence.
- Guest Teachers
The more the merrier! We like to bring in experts and community leaders from locally and abroad to share their knowledge with our trainees. You’ll get rich information from them, and enjoy the diversity of perspectives from your teachers.
- Extraordinary People
We attract really kind, smart people to PranaShanti, and the Teacher Training community is always an awesome gift of the experience. Because we enjoy a diversity of people in our student body, you’ll get to hear different perspectives on all aspects of the yoga experience. This is so beneficial to a comprehensive understanding of yoga!
- The Full Spectrum
Yoga is a great, healing form of exercise, sure! But it’s a lot more than that, too, and we celebrate all aspects of the practice. You’ll get as much information on anatomy as you will on philosophy, and what you do with the rest is up to you! It’s important to have a good grounding in the various limbs of yoga, because as you and your practice develops, you’ll be pleasantly surprised over the years how you grow into certain concepts and practices.
- Reputation and Commitment
If you’re not sure, come chat with us about your questions. We want you to feel confident in your investment of time and money, and through Information Sessions or one-on-one chats, we’re here to make sure you do. We have a vast number of testimonials we’d love to share with you from students who practiced with us from a long time, but also students who had never stepped foot through the door before doing a training with us. We work hard to earn that feedback, and we know you’ll see that when you join us.
What makes YOU want to pursue Yoga Teacher Training (YTT)?