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Welcome to Ananda Yoga School

Ananda Yoga School Teacher Training, Yoga Education Program, and Hot Yoga Studio is designed to foster your knowledge and voice as an effective teacher, and welcomes all levels of students to participate in the Ananda Community.
Hot Yoga Bradford Studio Hours
Monday - Friday 09:00AM - 22:00PM
Saturday 09:00AM - 06:00PM
Sunday 09:00AM - 14:00PM

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Last Class: December 22nd - Studio Closing: December 31st

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Program Details

What To Expect With Ananda YTT

Start Your Journey

Ananda Yoga School Teacher Training and Yoga Education program is a comprehensive 500-hour curriculum divided into two segments: 200-hours and 300-hours. Each component may be taken individually or together as part of a 1-year program of study. Begin with the fundamentals of self-practice, expand and advance toward your 500 level This program is the an extensive and rigorous teacher training and exceeds the highest standards of the Yoga Alliance

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Hot Yoga Aurora Teacher Training

Advanced Certificate Program

The +300/500-Hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Certification Program concludes with a certification exam. With successful completion of the exam you are awarded the +300 or 500-Hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Certificate and may apply to Yoga Alliance for the RYT +300 or RYT 500 registry.

Registered Yoga School
  • Intensive

  • 200 Level

    JUNE 1 - JUNE 30, 2017
    • Fundamentals of self-practice
    • Expand and advance toward your 500 level
    • Extensive and rigorous teacher training
    • 1 Month intensive
    • Exceeds the highest standards of the Yoga Alliance
    • Days: TBD
    • Pair with 300 level option
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  • Beginner

  • 200 Level

    September 07, 2017 – January 04, 2017
    • Fundamentals of self-practice
    • Expand and advance toward your 500 level
    • Extensive and rigorous teacher training
    • 5 Months
    • Exceeds the highest standards of the Yoga Alliance
    • Thursday’s @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    • Pair with 300 level option
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  • Advanced

  • 300 Level

    January 18, 2018 - June 14, 2018
    • Fundamentals of self-practice
    • Achieve your 500 level
    • Extensive and rigorous teacher training
    • 5 Months
    • Exceeds the highest standards of the Yoga Alliance
    • Thursdays @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    • 200 level certification required
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  • Comprehensive

  • 500 Level

    September 07, 2017 - June 14, 2018
    • Fundamentals of self-practice
    • 200 hr & 500 hr
    • Extensive and rigorous teacher training
    • 1 year program
    • Exceeds the highest standards of the Yoga Alliance
    • Thursdays @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    • Teach from our bodies and our lives
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APPLYING

Applications for the Program are being accepted now and early application is highly recommended as Ananda Yoga school admits a limited number of students into its program. A $500 non-refundable application fee must be submitted with the application. 15% Discount for any Ananda Yoga trained teachers can be applied for the advanced program

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Deeper Study Options

The +300/500-hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training program brings you into deeper study of several topics that you can chose from to tailor your training to your own interests as a teacher. This occurs in two ways: Mentored Teaching and Focused Independent Study.
Mentored Teaching This involves posing a series of questions to yourself that arise in your classes, reflecting upon and writing about these questions, and sharing your Q/As with we can offer you more personalized mentoring via in-person conversations, Skype and email exchanges .


Focused Independent Study (50 Hours) You will choose a topic for in-depth study and exploration. Working directly with Mark, you will design a way of getting at your topic (readings, discussions, elective workshops, self-study). Below are optional topic areas for your customized independent study under Mark's direct guidance. Please feel free to propose something completely original, so long is pertains directly to teaching yoga!

Optimal Sequencing

The Traditional Energetics of Sequencing (considering Koshas, Nadis, Chakras, Doshic Types and seasonal factors); Sequencing for Peak Asanas; Planning and Varying the Arc of a Class; Sequencing Restorative Yoga; Sequencing for Energetic Effects; The Bio-Mechanics of Asana Relationships

Philosophy, Ethics and History in Teaching

Vedic and Upanishadic Philosophy; The Bhagavad Gita; The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali; Tantra; The Origins and Development of Hatha Yoga; Yoga in the West; The Student-Teacher Relationship; Ethical Business Practices.

Advanced Anatomy & Physiology

Subtle Anatomy (Koshas, Prana, Nadis, Chakras); Anatomy of the Pelvic Girdle, Shoulder Girdle and Spine; Anatomy & Physiology of Respiration; Teaching Pranayamas; Applying Principles of Subtle Anatomy in Vinyasa Flow Yoga Classes.

Yoga Therapy

Topics include Working with Injuries; Developing a Comprehensive Student Assessment and Practice Plan; Teaching Students with Scoliosis, Lordosis, Kyphosis and other Spinal Issues; Teaching Yoga to People in Pain; Teaching Yoga to Reduce Anxiety and Depression.

Specialized Teaching

Topics include Teaching Pre-Post-Natal Yoga Classes; Teaching in Institutional Settings (schools, prisons, treatment centers); Planning, Organizing and Teaching Yoga Retreats; Teaching Partner Yoga; Teaching Yoga to Athletes; Teaching Kids; Teaching Seniors.