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How to Design & Teach an Intro to Yoga Series at Seattle Yoga Arts

Jun 17, 2017

| $100.00

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Seatle Yoga Arts - Capitol Hill

An intro series is a great way to break down the basics of yoga and help cultivate a person’s confidence to attend public classes or to simply create a home practice.

As teachers, we have the opportunity to impart the basics of yoga in a careful, sequential way so that a person’s ongoing yoga practice—of any style—is informed and enhanced.

So how would one break down the basics of this vast body of practice in 6 weeks and inspire and inform someone who may have never stepped foot inside a yoga studio??

This interactive workshop aims to spark your creativity for teaching an intro series. Using Beth’s own teaching outline as a starting point, we will crowd source and build a sample six-week class.

Through lecture and discussion we’ll cover:

  • What elements to consider in designing and teaching an intro to yoga series
  • How to inspire students without overwhelming them
  • How to add value to the student’s experience by including informative pre- and post-class communication
  • How to draw on your own values and strengths as a teacher in order to offer a multifaceted, practical, and empowering series
  • How to break down vinyasa into accessible movements
  • Easy-to-teach alignment concepts that apply to all categories of poses

You’ll come away with your own rough draft of a 6-week intro series.

This workshop is open to anyone, and is part of our 300-hour Advanced Teacher Training program. If you are taking this workshop toward your advanced teaching certification, please register for the 300-hour program online in advance.


  • Saturday, June 17
  • 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Tuition: $100


Jun 17, 2017
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Seattle Yoga Arts
(206) 440.3191


Seattle Yoga Arts
1540 15th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122 United States
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(206) 440.3191
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