Teacher Training

Yoga Teacher Training at Birchwood

Yoga Alliance Certifications

The goal of our Yoga Teacher Training programs is to produce quality yoga instructors who are creative in their teaching and committed to the practice and understanding of yoga as a way of life. 

Birchwood Center offers 200-hour Level I and 300-hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Trainings. Our trainings are registered with the Yoga Alliance, so graduating students who successfully meet all the requirements will receive a Level I 200-Hour Certification and Advanced 500-Hour Certification.

We also offer advanced trainings that qualify for Continuing Education credits with the Yoga Alliance, including our Restorative Yoga and Gentle Yoga immersions.

“Betsy and Charlene delivered an amazing learning experience that equipped the class with the tools, foundation, and inspiration to begin a successful teaching.”

~ Steve Kulolvits

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Gentle Yoga Immersion

Gentle Yoga Teacher Training October 2019

October 12–13 & 26–27, 2019

Advanced training for yoga teachers, or experienced yogis who wish to deepen their practice.

This 40-hour training is designed for yoga instructors interested in learning more about gentle yoga, as well as and inspired students wanting to deepen their personal practice.

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Level 1 Yoga Teacher Certification

Birchwood Center Yoga Teacher Training 2020

January 3–June 20, 2020

Open to experienced yogis who wish to teach yoga, or simply deepen their practice.

This intensive seven month program provides in-depth information and fundamental tools for teaching yoga. It can serve as the foundation for one’s journey towards becoming a certified yoga teacher, or can support students who wish to deepen their practice and understanding of yoga. Applicants should have a minimum of six months of yoga practice.

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Advanced Yoga Teacher Certification

Designed for 200-hour certified instructors to complete their 500-hour Yoga Teacher Certification.

Take your teaching to the next level with in-depth study of asana, pranayama, meditation & chanting, anatomy, philosophy, and more. Applicants should have completed their 200-hour yoga teacher training.

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