NEXT yoga Teacher Training Schedule

Become a Certified Yoga Instructor or Advance Your Yoga Training!

NEXT yoga is a certified yoga school through Yoga Alliance. Virtual classes are now approved by the 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 HealingVIRTUAL Sound Healing & Mantra Certification

July 31-August 2, 2020
Fri 5:30 - 10pm, Sat 7am - 9pm, Sun 7am - 3pm (CENTRAL TIME)
VIRTUAL

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.

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3-Day Advanced Teacher TrainingVIRTUAL 3-Day Advanced Teacher Training Certification

August 14-16, 2020
Fri 7am - 9pm, Sat 7am - 9pm, Sun 7am - 9pm (CENTRAL TIME)
VIRTUAL

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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Yoga for Anxiety, Depression, ADHDVIRTUAL Yoga for Anxiety, Depression, & ADHD Certification

August 21-23, 2020
Fri 5:30-10pm, Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 7am-3pm (CENTRAL TIME)
VIRTUAL

There is a pressing need for yoga classes to incorporate yogic practices adapted for individuals struggling with mood disorders. 322 million people worldwide live with depression and an estimated 264 million people worldwide have an anxiety disorder. In addition, there has been a 42% increase in the number of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) diagnoses over the last 8 years. In this module you will learn ancient Hatha Yoga practices, combining three elements: physical poses (asanas); controlled breathing, breathing practiced in conjunction with asanas; and meditation techniques to enhance your tool box and cater to your personal needs and/or your students needs.

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Yin & RestorativeVIRTUAL Yin & Restorative Yoga Certification

August 28-30, 2020
Fri 5:30 - 10pm, Sat 7am - 9pm, Sun 7am - 9pm (CENTRAL TIME)
VIRTUAL

Explore the cooler side of yoga while discovering distinctive differences between Yin & Restorative styles (they're not the same) and how to apply them. Learn history, development & theory (including benefits, when to practice, who should/shouldn't practice), modifications, complimentary techniques (yoga nidra, kriyas, essential oils), and how to create healing homework. Get immediate practical applications for classes of all styles & private sessions.

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Advanced Vinyasa SequencingVIRTUAL Yin & Restorative Yoga Certification

August 28-30, 2020
Fri 7am - 9pm, Sat 7am - 9pm, Sun 7am - 9pm (CENTRAL TIME)
VIRTUAL

Explore the cooler side of yoga while discovering distinctive differences between Yin & Restorative styles (they're not the same) and how to apply them. Learn history, development & theory (including benefits, when to practice, who should/shouldn't practice), modifications, complimentary techniques (yoga nidra, kriyas, essential oils), and how to create healing homework. Get immediate practical applications for classes of all styles & private sessions.

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Advanced Vinyasa SequencingVIRTUAL Advanced Vinyasa Sequencing Certification

August 28-30, 2020
Fri 7am - 9pm, Sat 7am - 9pm, Sun 7am - 9pm (CENTRAL TIME)
VIRTUAL

Are your students getting the most out of their yoga practice? Wouldn't you love to teach a safe, effective and energizing class with no planning? Grow beyond basic sequencing within learned class templates! Broaden your knowledge of creative sequencing while getting tools for teaching freedom. Learn to think on your feet with effective language and actions while teaching a yoga class adaptable to all practitioners.

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PranayamaVIRTUAL Pranayama & Power Center Certification

September 11-13, 2020
Fri 5:30-10pm, Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 7am-3pm
VIRTUAL

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.

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Advanced AssistsVIRTUAL Advanced Assists & Kinesthetics Certification

September 11-13, 2020
Fri 5:30-10pm, Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 7am-3pm
VIRTUAL

Purposeful assisting rapidly accelerates understanding in yoga practice. Yet conventional assisting courses rely on primarily “corrective” adjustments (from the outside in), instead of harnessing the natural intuition of the student. Learn to help students maximize independent learning, increase coordination/muscle memory, while promoting deep relaxation. Hardwire new confidence & knowledge through the use of action & resistance, stability & grounding, and intensity & duration.

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Prenatal YogaVIRTUAL Prenatal Yoga Certification

September 18-20, 2020
Fri 5:30-10pm, Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 7am-3pm
VIRTUAL

Women's bodies change drastically during the various trimesters of pregnancy. What is helpful in one stage can be harmful in another. Learn the fundamentals of yoga & fitness during pregnancy, how to empower students to continue and adapt their movement and fitness regimen through pre- and post-natal, and what tools to offer for the physical and mental changes women experience. Take away safe asana sequences, pranayama and meditation exercises that can support moms-to-be, both during Pregnancy and in the birthing process.

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Intro to AyurvedaVIRTUAL Intro to Ayurveda Certification

September 25-27, 2020
Fri 5:30-10pm, Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 7am-3pm
VIRTUAL

The ancient healing and nutritional science of Ayurveda offers tools for greater ease and wellbeing in the physical, mental and spiritual realms. Learn more about yoga’s sister science and the three primary life force energies (or doshas) that represent all of humankind. Explore ways to determine and understand your own dosha, as well as ways to bring your natural ayurvedic tendencies into perfect balance.

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Yoga Life CoachingVIRTUAL Yoga Life Coaching

September 25-27, 2020
Fri 5:30-10pm, Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 7am-3pm
VIRTUAL

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.

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