Yoga by Degrees Yoga Alliance 200 Hour Teacher Training - Information & Schedules
Training Led By: Samantha Raphael, E-RYT, Colleen Taylor, E-RYT, Heather Avery, E-RYT 500, Jenny Thiede, E-RYT & Meghan Rohde, E-RYT
Free Information Session: TBD: Ask questions, get answers, learn more about the program, meet the facilitators and alumni. Advance sign up suggested but not mandatory. Sign up here!
2018 Fall / Winter Teacher Training Info. & Schedule: Tuesdays 6-9:30 PM in Elmhurst: 9/4, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 11/27, 12/4, 12/11, 12/18 Sundays 10 AM-6PM in Downers Grove: 9/16, 9/30, 10/14, 10/28, 11/11, 11/18, 12/2, 12/16
Pranayama - Breathing
Asanas - Poses
Teaching In Small Groups
Yoga For Special Groups
Koshas – Sheaths
Gunas – Qualities of Nature
Chakras – Energy Centers
Ayurvedic Healing Techniques
Yoga Ethics Business of Yoga
10 Classes of Observing A Senior YBD Teacher
10 Hours Elective Off Site Yoga Workshops
50 YBD Yoga Classes
10 Hours of YBD Workshops
12 Hour Anatomy Workshop
Teach Two Community Classes
Observing Reports From 5 Classes
Monthly Homework Assignments Written Thesis
YBD Yoga Teacher Training Manual
T.K.V. Desikachar – “Heart of Yoga- Developing A Personal Practice"
"The Key Muscles of Yoga” – Ray Long
“Inside The Yoga Sutras: A Comprehensive Source Book For The Study & Practice of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras” – Jaganath Carrera
“Light On Yoga” – B.K.S. Iyengar
Pricing and Discounts: $250 Deposit* To Reserve Space**
*Deposit Deducted From Tuition **Class Size Limited To 20.
Tuition - Due at least three weeks prior to training start date: $3000 (Includes Anatomy Training)
Payment Plans: Based on your individual situation, we can arrange a monthly or bi-weekly auto-payment plan. First payment due at least three weeks prior to training start date and last payment due at least three weeks prior to training end date.
Platinum Members Receive A $250 Discount On Tuition. (i.e. Platinum Member Tuition Rate is $2750)
To Meet 10 YBD Class Requirement:
Optional $99 Platinum Monthly Membership for 4 months during training (Reg. $119)
Specialty Discount Drop In Rate
($22 per class)
10 Class Packs
$30 per YBD Workshop x 3 = $90
(Platinum Member Cost: $20 per Workshop)
Offsite Yoga Workshops Aprox. $350
Book Costs = Aprox. $100
In The Event of Cancellation Refund of Full Amount Paid Less:
Before Classes Begin - $150
After 1 Week - $250
After 2 Weeks - $500
After 3 Weeks - $750
No Refunds After 3 Weeks From Start Date
Question about pricing or the program? Click here to go to "Frequently Asked Questions"
Space is limited to 20 Students; Stop by either Yoga by Degrees location or call for more info.
Application and registration information is below. Email completed application to: firstname.lastname@example.org and Meghan@yogabydegrees.net
Yoga by Degrees Locations: 241 Rice Lake Square, Wheaton IL 60189 – 630-690-9642 4700 Gilbert Ave. Suite 16, Western Springs IL 60558 – 708-783-1226 1042 South York Road Elmhurst, IL 60106 – 630-782-9642 54 Ogden Ave., Downers Grove IL 60515 – 630-969-0820, 941 Roosevelt Rd., Glen Ellyn IL 60137 - 630-793-5500, 3420 Lacrosse Lane Suite #110, Naperville, IL 60564 - 630-305-8214
##### YBD Yoga Teacher Training Program Application #####
Please answer the following questions below and please note: A $50 non-refundable application fee* is required after submitting your application. Upon receiving your completed application, you will receive a confirmation email within 24-48 hours with a link to submit your application fee online. Once you have paid the fee, your application will become eligible for review and you will be notified of your acceptance status within 3 business days. *Your Application Fee will be applied towards your tuition or refunded back to you only, if for any reason, you are not accepted in to our program.
Name: Full Address:
What session you are applying for:
Please limit your responses to 2 pages in total for all questions.
- How long have you been practicing yoga?
- Why do you do yoga?
- Why do you want to take a yoga teacher training?
- What do you want to do once you finish the training?
- Why did you choose the Yoga by Degrees teacher training program and how did you hear about it? (If somebody referred you, please let us know who.)
- What is the most important thing you want to learn during the training?