LEVEL 2 YIN YOGA TEACHER TRAINING

3 DAY COURSE : 4th-6th OCTOBER 2024 
Take your personal practice and professional Yin Yoga teaching to the next level, with the support of experienced guides.

LEVEL 2 YIN YOGA TEACHER TRAINING

3 DAY COURSE : 4th-6th OCTOBER 2024 
Take your personal practice and professional Yin Yoga teaching to the next level, with the support of experienced guides.
Hugh & Becca from The Way Of Yin are thrilled to invite you for an extraordinary three-day training.  An intensive that delves into the connection between a Yin practice and Chinese Medicine.

 

This advanced training is designed for teachers with experience teaching Yin classes, or, previous Yin Yoga training (such as Hugh's Level 1) to expand your confidence as a yoga teacher and deepen your heart-wisdom connection to your practice. 

A mix of education, embodiment, self-reflection and application, experienced live, together with a gentle and compassionate community. 

It is a journey of the 5 Elements of Chinese Medicine,¬†¬†which is a process of alchemical change. Each morning, as¬†we travel through each element, of metal, water, wood, earth and fire,¬†¬†we learn about the philosophy that underpins Chinese Medicine, Daoism. Becca will transmit to you an understanding of the ‚ÄėThree Treasures‚Äô Qi, Jing, Shen, as well as Yin and Yang, and the role of the emotions in TCM theory, and of course the meridian channels.¬†

Every afternoon we focus on the real-world application of Yin Yoga practice and teaching. Hugh brings his wealth of experience as Melbourne's most pre-eminent Yin Trainer, to¬†facilitate ‚ÄėYoga Lab‚Äô. Here you will identify and dissolve any obstacles that have come up in your teaching. Within the collective wisdom of our group, you'll engage in dynamic brainstorming sessions, thought-provoking discussions, revision exercises, and develop new classes.¬†

Each day ends with a blissful restorative Yin class, co-taught by Hugh and Becca. This allows you to learn through receiving and experiencing plus fully embrace a state of deep relaxation and including Elemental Yoga Nidra, Meditation, or Acupuncture in the 60 min class.

These 25 hours are a profound professional development immersion filled with invaluable resources, wondrous insights, practical tools, and nurturing mentorship, all tailored to enhance your journey as a Yin Yoga instructor.

*25 hours can be counted as CPD (Continuing Professional Development) points with Yoga Alliance or Yoga Australia

Hugh & Becca from The Way Of Yin are thrilled to invite you for an extraordinary three-day training.  An intensive that delves into the connection between a Yin practice and Chinese Medicine.

 

This advanced training is designed for teachers with experience teaching Yin classes, or, previous Yin Yoga training (such as Hugh's Level 1) to expand your confidence as a yoga teacher and deepen your heart-wisdom connection to your practice. 

A mix of education, embodiment, self-reflection and application, experienced live, together with a gentle and compassionate community. 

It is a journey of the 5 Elements of Chinese Medicine,¬†¬†which is a process of alchemical change. Each morning, as¬†we travel through each element, of metal, water, wood, earth and fire,¬†¬†we learn about the philosophy that underpins Chinese Medicine, Daoism. Becca will transmit to you an understanding of the ‚ÄėThree Treasures‚Äô Qi, Jing, Shen, as well as Yin and Yang, and the role of the emotions in TCM theory, and of course the meridian channels.¬†

Every afternoon we focus on the real-world application of Yin Yoga practice and teaching. Hugh brings his wealth of experience as Melbourne's most pre-eminent Yin Trainer, to¬†facilitate ‚ÄėYoga Lab‚Äô. Here you will identify and dissolve any obstacles that have come up in your teaching. Within the collective wisdom of our group, you'll engage in dynamic brainstorming sessions, thought-provoking discussions, revision exercises, and develop new classes.¬†

Each day ends with a blissful restorative Yin class, co-taught by Hugh and Becca. This allows you to learn through receiving and experiencing plus fully embrace a state of deep relaxation and including Elemental Yoga Nidra, Meditation, or Acupuncture in the 60 min class.

These 25 hours are a profound professional development immersion filled with invaluable resources, wondrous insights, practical tools, and nurturing mentorship, all tailored to enhance your journey as a Yin Yoga instructor.

*25 hours can be counted as CPD (Continuing Professional Development) points with Yoga Alliance or Yoga Australia

COURSE INFO

4th, 5th & 6th October

Venue: Guildford

8:30am to 6:00pm
Friday to Sunday
 
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This 25 hour Advanced Yin Yoga Teacher training held over 3 days is designed to educate and support teachers who want to deepen their own teaching and practice. 

 

MORNINGS: Becca will host the mornings, which will be spent transmitting wisdom from classical Chinese philosophy which underpins Chinese Medicine. She  has a focus on making the material  highly relevant for Yin Yogi’s.  

WE WILL EXPLORE: 

  • The power dynamics of Yin & Yang.
  • The psychology of each element & how to use the element as a a tool for transformation.
  • Internal alchemy. The original goal of a ‚ÄėYin‚Äô practice.
  • Daoist cosmology.
  • What is Qi & What are the channels.¬†
  • How to include acu-pressure to activate the channels in your classes.
  • Introduce the ‚ÄėThree Treasures‚Äô Qi, Jing & Shen.
  • The intersection of Yin Yoga & Chinese Medicine.
 

YOU WILL BE GIVEN: 
A manual with resources and wording assists to help you integrate your new knowledge and insight into your classes.

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AFTERNOONS:¬†The afternoons will be spent with¬†¬†Hugh Lee, and will contain the interactive ‚Äėyoga lab‚Äô.

THE YOGA LAB WILL INCLUDE:

  • Time for you to identify, share & workshop any roadblocks that you have.¬†
  • Receive support to dissolve your roadblock¬†
  • Work in pairs to formulate new sequences and get direct compassionate feedback from your partner.

YOU'LL COME AWAY: 

  • Feeling more confident in your teaching
  • With a comprehensive understanding of the 5 elements, how they relate to the body & yin yoga postures¬†
  • Personalised guidance, receive personalised attention and individualised feedback to refine your practice and teaching skills
  • A new perspective on your own self-cultivation
  • An comprehensive understanding of the Qi, Channels, Jing & Shen¬†
  • Know how to play with Chinese Medicine or philosophy &¬†¬†postures in a way that is respectful to the traditions and feels authentic to you.¬†
  • Feeling confident to express Chinese Medicine concepts in class
  • New themes, ideas or ways of teaching class¬†
  • Enhanced awareness of the mind-body connection through yin class, nidra, acupuncture and meditation.¬†
  • Experience with the interplay of emotions and energy flow, deepening you insight into holistic wellbeing.¬†
 

For any questions regarding the course please do not hesitate to contact Hugh via email: [email protected]¬†or ph: 0407 077 209

 
REGISTER HERE

Please note: As this is an Level 2 course, a 50hr Foundation Yin Training or current experience teaching Yin Yoga classes is a prerequisite.

 

MEET YOUR FACILITATORS

HUGH LEE & DR. BECCA ANDREWS COMBINE FORCES TO CREATE A POTENT MIX. THIS COURSE WILL DEEPEN YOUR OWN UNDERSTANDING AND PRACTICE, BUT WILL ALSO LEAVE YOU WITH NEW AND IMPROVED TOOL SET FOR CLASSES.

 

Hugh is a fully qualified and experienced Yoga Teacher, a graduate of the Advanced Diploma of Yoga Teaching (2 year, 1000 hour fully accredited course with founder Leigh Blashki) from the CAE (Centre for Adult Education) Melbourne. He began teaching in 2008, assisting and co-teaching Andrew Mournehis on Yoga retreats in India, Bali and Australia.¬†In 2013, Hugh trained in Yin Yoga with Paul and Suzee Grilley (100 hours Level one) and in 2015 trained with Sarah Powers ‚ÄúInsight Yoga‚ÄĚ Yin Teacher Training 60 hours.

He has now delivered over 35 Yin Yoga Teacher Trainings and graduated over 280 students, his specialty and expertise in Yin Yoga and training future teachers is something to behold. He is also warm, genuine, kind, and funny, with a passion for the art of Yin energetics in all of its form.

Rebecca Andrews is a Doctor of Chinese Medicine, owner and principal practitioner at Cloud Gate Acupuncture, Thornbury. Becca holds a Bachelor of Health Science (Acupuncture) is registered with ATMS and AHPRA and also completed clinical studies in China at Guang Xi No 1. Hospital.

She has 13 years clinical experience and continued professional development in the areas of: Chinese classics, philosophy, 5 element acupuncture, neo-classical pulse, channel + point dynamics, moxibustion, orthopaedics, functional medicine, mental health, women’s health, pain, stress, fatigue and disease prevention.

Her own personal embodiment practice is informed by many years of yoga, martial arts, pilates and more recently somatics. At the moment her main personal practice is the art of Japanese tea ceremony in the Ueda Soko tradition and Zazen.

INVESTMENT

Early bird prices include: Payment plan 3 x monthly payments of $298 or 1 x payment is $890 valid until 31 August,2024 (Full price: 3 x $326 or $980)

Registration closes 30 September, 2024.

Scholarships are available. Please get in touch HERE to receive application info. (Scholarship closes August 31st, 2023)

5% of profits are donated to https://childrensground.org.au

Please note: As this is an Level 2 course, a 50hr Foundation Yin Training or current experience teaching Yin Yoga classes is a prerequisite.

 
Register My Place

Scholarship Information:

Hugh and Becca are passionate about pathways for Yin Yoga teacher training for all bodies.

If we look through the lens of structural racism, heteronormativity, gender, class or ability bias or the cultural appropriation of yoga, we acknowledge that yoga spaces and studios may not have been safe or accessible spaces for all bodies. In an effort to create safer and more accessible yoga spaces, and to increase the diversity of voices, bodies and experiences within Yin yoga, we'd like to offer free and low cost scholarships.

the details:

  1.  Scholarship is open to everyone 18 years and above
  2.  Must be available 04-06 October 2024 , Guildford Perth, 8:30am-6pm each day.
  3. Must have completed a level one or introductory yin yoga teacher training

To apply, send us an email to:¬†[email protected]¬†with why you'd like to join us + how the¬†scholarship¬†would make an impact in your life.¬†In the email please include which¬†scholarship¬†you're applying for, 100% or 50% covered.¬†BIPOC, LGBTQI+, sole parents and carers will be preferenced and are strongly encouraged to apply.

Scholarship applications close August 31st, 2024. 

 

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