Teacher Training

Become a Certified Yoga Instructor!

NEXT yoga is a certified yoga school through Yoga Alliance.
Learn the philosophy, methodology and dynamics of a Iyengar-based power vinyasa practice. Previously certified teachers, those who want to teach, and those who just want to learn more about yoga are equally encouraged to attend.



Sound Healing & Mantra 300/500 HR

August 24-26, 2018
Fri 5:30-10pm, Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 7am-3pm
NEXT yoga Training Center, Wheaton, IL

Eastern & Western Medicine both have long been aware of the healing properties of sound on the central and autonomic nervous systems. Together we'll explore the physical and subtle body (chakras) and how they're affected by various sound therapies, including chant, mantra, singing bowls, gongs and simple rhythmic exercises. Expand your yogic tool-belt with mantra meditation, chants and other auditory tools for well-being and happiness.


Private Yoga Training Certification

September 7-9, 2018
Fri 5:30-10pm, Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 7am-3pm
NEXT yoga Training Center, Wheaton, IL

Teaching a private yoga lesson is not the same as teaching a yoga class. Get the necessary tools to add Yoga Personal Training clients to your current business while exploring: sport-specific training (pros & sports teams), rehab strategies, working with special populations, assessment and realignment of the body, appropriate sequences, progressions and modifications, and creating client breakthroughs. Includes suggested session formats, pricing, and curricular outlines.


RYT-200 Hour Power Yoga Teacher Training (9 week)

October 6 - December 8, 2018
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
NEXT yoga Training Center, Wheaton, IL

Go beyond the six-pack for an in-depth look at both the Metaphorical Core (self-empowerment, spirituality and growth) and the Physical Core, as well as the intricate relationship between physical, mental, emotional and spiritual actions of each. Through practices of pranayama, mindfulness, cleansing kriyas and meditation, you'll learn to create vibrant health, energy, and awareness while learning to share these techniques in your classes and workshops.



Life Coach Certification 300/500 HR

October 19-21, 2018
Fri 5:30-10pm, Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 7am-3pm
Bare Feet Power Yoga Loft - Chicago, IL

Devised from creator Debbie Williamson's years of business and leadership coaching, the Yoga Life Coach Certification incorporates yogic principles (yoga sutras and the work of TKV Desikachar), while remaining immediately helpful to non-yogis and yogis alike. Get tools for classes, workshops and coaching sessions. Find greater connection, deepen communication skills, and discover new possibility in your own life. You'll be ready to coach at completion.



Meditation, Mindfulness and Yoga Nidra
300/500 HR

October 26-28, 2018
Fri 5:30-10pm, Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 7am-3pm
NEXT yoga Training Center, Wheaton, IL

The ancient practices of meditation and yoga nidra are now being carefully studied and used in modern day health applications. Learn more about the history, current research and proven benefits behind these powerful tools, as well as how they're being used in hospitals, military rehab centers, schools and homeless shelters. Get techniques you can integrate instantly into your own workshops, classes & private client sessions.



3-Day Advanced Vinyasa YTT 300/500 HR

November 9-11, 2018
Fri 5:30-10pm, Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 7am-3pm
NEXT yoga Training Center, Wheaton, IL

Expand your definition of vinyasa – move past static breath & flow into dynamic, natural expression & connection. What’s working now and where can you go from here? Let go of right and wrong as you teach and make choices with purpose & precision. Inspire students with intuitive, customized instruction delivered to suit real people of varying abilities and mindsets. Customized discussion, teaching & coaching.


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Training Schedule
  • RYT 200
  • RYS 300
  • RYT 500
  • RCYT

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