Become a Registered Yoga Teacher through

Eastwest Associate Yoga Program

or our Progressive Yoga Program

 

Eastwest Somatics is a Registered Yoga School

with Yoga Alliance

 

Sondra Fraleigh, director of the yoga certification program, is E-RYT 2000,

Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance at the advanced                                                                                level with a minimum 1000 hours of teaching before 2002 and a minimum

of 1000 hours since then.

 

Catherine Schaeffer, director of our yoga program is E-RYT 500

and a yoga continuing education teacher through Yoga Alliance

and Eastwest.

 

Eastwest Somatics offers two separate segments of yoga training, permitting trainees to receive certificates after the first 200 hours and again after the 300 hours of advanced training. Trainees who complete both RYT 200 and RYT 300 programs can register as a RYT 500. This is Shin Somatics Yoga 500 Certificate, as described below. For Yoga Alliance, see: www.yogaalliance.org

Photo: Eastwest Retreat at Ebbio in Tuscany 

 

Eastwest Associate yoga program with YA: Shin Somatics Yoga Certification 

RYT 200 with Eastwest Somatics and Yoga Alliance (Registered Yoga Teacher with at least 200 hours of training) The certificate for RYT 200 also qualifies students as - Shin Somatics Yoga 200 Teacher.

Summary of study at Eastwest: 5 levels of study, student teaching, experiential yoga anatomy                     project. (Each level of study represents one 5-day workshop). See breakdown below.

 

Shin Somatics Yoga 200 Certificate: Eastwest Associate Yoga Program with YA 

Shin Somatics® yoga registration and Yoga Alliance 200 requires 5 levels of study.                                                 at Eastwest as outlined below: 

180 Contact hrs. (Each level of study is 36 Contact hrs.)

20 hrs of student teaching

Total of 200 Hours. 

Extra 130 hrs of Independent Study (26 hrs. Independent study for each of 5 levels). This can                           be reading, hands-on work, informal teaching.  Hand-in assignment on Yoga Anatomy required.

Total 330 hours 
 

Eastwest students can apply for RYT 200 and Shin Somatics Yoga Teacher after level 5.

The 200 hour certification option is oriented toward fulfilling Yoga Alliance requirements for those who wish to specialize and Register in Yoga after five levels of study at Eastwest. This option does not qualify graduates for Teaching Through Touch, Shin Somatics Hands-on Therapy, or for Certification through ISMETA.

Special Features of Yoga 500 and Shin Somatics Certification

Shin Somatics Yoga 500 Certificate

This certificate requires eight levels of study and an experiential anatomy project. Level 8 is a course in teaching metholodology and practice. At this level, students become workshop mentors. Yoga 500 is through Eastwest and Yoga Alliance. Students who complete Level 8 can be certified through Eastwest, ISMETA and Yoga Alliance. This certificate represents about 300 contact hours, background studies as listed at the top of the page, independent studies and case study.

Inquire about becoming E-RYT, Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher through Eastwest and Yoga Alliance. This provides elegibility for becoming a teacher/trainer in certifying yoga teachers through Eastwest and Yoga Alliance.

TUITION SUMMARY SHIN SOMATICS®, YOGA 500 (RYT 500) YOGA 200 (RYT 200)

Five-Day Workshops: Shin Somatics and Yoga, $886 each. Retreats priced separately. Eight levels plus a project on applied anatomy are required for Yoga 500. Five Levels plus a project on applied anatomy are required for Yoga 200. Applied anatomy project is completed during Yoga 200 at Level 5.

Inquire about low cost home stay B&B in St. George Utah. Retreats priced separately. Prices my vary for each workshop/retreat location. Location links on the home page under Workshops. 

Two-Day Tutorials: Tutorials arranged for small groups (2 to 5 people), 10AM to 5:00PM. Two tutorials plus one day of supervised study required for one certification level. Each tutorial, $443. For tutorials in St. George Utah, call 585-298-3734.

Schedule of Payments:

 Payments should be made at least 4 weeks prior.                                                                                                    Early-Bird Discounts of $48 apply, 6 weeks in advance. 

 Payment plans over time can be arranged.

eastwest Progressive yoga program: Shin Somatics Yoga Teacher Training with YA

Shin Somatics Yoga 200 Certificate: Eastwest Progressive Yoga Program with Yoga Alliance 

Registered Yoga Teacher with at least 200 hours of training.

Summary of hours:

180 Contact hrs. 

20 hrs of student teaching

Total of 200 Hours. 

This program emphasizes several somatic forms: Land to Water Yoga, Adaptive Chair Yoga, and the challenges of Soma Flow Yoga as conceived through somatic educational principles and therapeutic processes. It also includes the study of restorative yoga for trauma, yoga teaching methods, somatic leadership and interpersonal communication. Program teaches Yoga Techniques and Philosophy, as well as Experiential Yoga Anatomy. Progressive Program concentrates on yoga and provides student teaching opportunities                   

The Progressive Program leads to RYT 200 with Eastwest Somatics and Yoga Alliance (Registered Yoga Teacher with at least 200 hours of training) The certificate for RYT 200 also qualifies students as - Shin Somatics Yoga 200 Teacher.

TUITION: $1500 for each 100 hrs.

Total Tuition $3000. Payment plans available.

Eastwest graduates in the Progressive Program  can apply for RYT 200 and Shin Somatics Yoga Teacher after completion of the program.

The 200 hour certification option is oriented toward fulfilling Yoga Alliance requirements for those who wish to specialize and Register in Somatic Yoga. This option does not qualify graduates for Teaching Through Touch, Shin Somatics Hands-on Therapy, or for Certification through ISMETA.

Sondra Fraleigh in Yoga Cow Face

Christina Fraleigh in Yoga Tree

DarbySheridan in Yoga Tree

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