Announcing 2017-2017 Iyengar Yoga Teacher Training
with Nina Pileggi, Intermediate Junior III Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher
February 2017-March 2018
This Iyengar Yoga Teacher Training Program will prepare you to teach Iyengar Yoga and for Iyengar Yoga Assessment. The content is based on the Iyengar Yoga Introductory I and Introductory II syllabi. We will meet over the course of 14 months, one weekend per month.
Completion of this program (along with appropriate study with a Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher) will meet the hour requirement to be eligible for Iyengar Yoga assessment leading to Introductory certification. This program will cover:
• Iyengar Yoga, lineage and tradition
• Asana Practice and Knowledge
• Pranayama Practice and Knowledge
• Demonstration and Teaching Skills
• Observation and Correction Skills
• Prop Usage
• Class Management
• Yoga Philosophy
• Anatomy and Physiology
• The Art of Teaching
• Basics of working with minor issues
More information and an application can be found at Sunsetyoga.com. Applications due December 31st, 2016.
About the Faculty:
Nina Pileggi is the founder and director of Sunset Yoga Center and is a certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor at the Intermediate Junior III level. Nina has taught Iyengar Yoga for over 17 years. Nina’s teaching style is enthusiastic and supportive. She believes yoga can increase energy and bring us a wonderful sense of well-being that helps us heal from life’s stresses. Nina has used yoga to help her overcome anxiety and depression.
Nina received her teacher training from certified Iyengar Yoga Instructors Dean and Rebecca Lerner, Julie Lawrence and Mary Dunn. Nina will complete her fourth trip to Pune, India to study with the Iyengar family in January and has attended numerous Iyengar Yoga conventions and workshops. Nina is currently enrolled in a three year therapeutic teacher training course with Manouso Manos.
Other teachers and experts will be called upon to enhance the learning of the participants. Julie Burtis, DPT will offer anatomy segments.