The Teaching Technique, Building a Business & Being a Professional online course gives you the tips, tools, technique and strategies you need to develop and hone your skills as an exceptional yoga instructor. Through refining your cues, to developing a well-rounded class to utilizing the power of the web and increasing your business acumen, this module provides everything you need to set yourself apart from the crowd and get your foot in the door, not to mention leading stellar classes that students never forget.
In this module, you learn:
- The keys to being an excellent student as well as an excellent teacher and how to navigate the boundary between the two
- Successful tools for putting together a complete class that integrates a wide range of skills and leaves students yearning for more
- To enhance the power of your voice by refining your cueing in order to deliver the most effective, inspiring classes possible
- Tools for the business of yoga that show you how to build your community through brand awareness, yoga etiquette and how to start teaching classes
- Effective strategies for utilizing the power of the web to reach more students through social media and other online outlets
This comprehensive continuing education course features video and written content covering all aspects of how to refine your skills as a dynamic, expert yoga instructor, and develop a successful business.
Upon successful completion, you receive a certificate saying you have
demonstrated proficiency in the skills learned throughout this module.
This course counts as 30 hours of Continuing Education non-contact hours for Yoga Alliance, or 30 continuing education credits for The Kaivalya Yoga Method.
This course is for continuing education purposes only. To be eligible for certification in The Kaivalya Yoga Method with YogaDownload.com at the 500+ hour level and be entered in our online registry of approved teachers, you must enroll in the full program.
Often referred to as the "Yoga Doctor," Alanna Kaivalya, Ph.D., helps yoga teachers embody their knowledge, up-level their skills and create more impact in the world. She gives you clear pathways to earning a living with your spiritual practice and help others with your gift.
On this principle she founded The Kaivalya Yoga Method, a fresh take on yoga emphasizing the individual path while honoring tradition. Teaching students since 2001, teachers since 2003, Alanna has written and developed teacher trainings worldwide for top studios and independently. In 2015, she debuted a comprehensive 500hr-online teacher training.
She holds a Ph.D. in Mythological Studies with an Emphasis in Depth Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute, has authored numerous articles and three books: Myths of the Asanas, an accessible practitioner’s guide to stories behind beloved poses; Sacred Sound, a yoga “hymnal,” illustrating the role of chant and mantra in modern practice. Her third book, Yoga Beyond the Mat, is a guidebook showing practitioners how to make yoga their spiritual practice.
She lives in New York City with Roxy the Wonderdog. Visit her website at: alannak.com
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