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“From the Teacher Training I learned how to modify the yoga practice specifically for my body and this opened up a whole new world for me.”
It is a Yoga Alliance Requirement that in order to maintain your status as a registered yoga teacher, you are required to do a minimum of 30 Continuing Education hours every three years. These courses were created to help you refine your teaching skills and to support you in your development as an inspiring yoga teacher. Please note that our Yoga Retreats count as Continuing Education credits. All of our Continuing Education programs qualify as electives in our Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Program.
Our Continuing Education modules cover all aspects of yoga from philosophy to advanced asana. Refine your teaching skills, and develop a creative edge for your own practice and your students. Master teachers from around the globe like Seane Corn, Rod Stryker, Sianna Sherman, Gurmukh Kaur Khalsa, Shiva Rea, Max Strom, Janet Stone, Mark Whitwell, Gurmukh Kaur Khalsa, Dharma Mittra, Bernie Clark, Michael Stone, Rolf Gates, Twee Merrigan, and many more are included in our Semperviva Yoga programs to bring you fresh inspiration and in-depth learning.
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Restorative Yoga Teacher Training with Tianne Allan is for anyone wanting to incorporate restorative practices into their work or personal lives.
A structured yet highly organic and interactive exploration of the realities of being a working yoga teacher.
Physically assisting is a creative, supportive partnership between teacher and student. When applied safely, assisting can create advancement and improvement […]
Course Overview The Yin Yoga Teacher Training Program will provide: Knowledge of the Philosophy and Practice of Yin Yoga Understanding […]
In this training, examine what meditation is, why we do it and how to do it, from a variety of viewpoints. Knowing why meditation works, and the range of benefits we can receive from meditation, helps to motivate us to establish and keep a regular daily practice. Knowing the obstacles that may arise during the practice will help us to be more vigilant, and to take things as they come. This course will be a balance of theory and practice helping you to establish a solid meditation practice.
The yamas and niyamas are the ‘code’ to living yoga off of your mat and out in this world. Often […]
This Training focuses on removing blocks of the lower chakras. Unbalanced or blocked energies of the lower chakras keep you […]
Immerse yourself in four days of safe effective practices to decrease your pain and help you move, and live well again.
Learn how to weave a theme of movement in a fresh way to keep you engaged and the students curious. […]
Of all the tools in our Yoga toolbox, conscious breath is by far the most powerful for accessing deep peace […]
What if you could change your life in just 6 days? Purify your vision, renew your drive, and eliminate any […]
Intro to Maya Yoga Vinyasa Fusion Friday, June 3rd, 2016: 7:30pm – 9:30pm at Kits Beach Studio This class will […]
For older adults and people of any age with varying physical limitations, using a chair instead of the traditional mat is what makes yoga’s amazing fitness and health potential both accessible and safe.
Refining the Sun Salutations Saturday, June 11th, 1:00pm-5:00pm The entire foundation of all Flow-Styles of Yoga is rooted in the […]
This inspiring and comprehensive 85 Hour Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training Program, led by Teresa Campbell will include how to teach prenatal yoga to women in all stages of pregnancy, in an empowering way.
Discover the fine art and science of teaching yoga to children.
Discover the fine art and science of teaching yoga to children. Module 2 – covers ages 11-15, family yoga, and teaching advanced poses.
When there is injury and/or dysfunction in the body, we can feel bound by limitations. This can impact both our […]
Our renowned summer yoga retreat in Greece with Gloria Latham, on the idyllic Greek Island of Kithira, is designed to be […]
Restorative Yoga Teacher Training is both for Yoga Teachers with their 200 hour certification working towards their AYTT (500 hour certificate), and anyone wanting to incorporate restorative practices into their work or personal lives.
Kundalini yoga is the yoga of Self Mastery. It is a powerful science that creates dramatic, immediate changes in your life. Discover the tools of Self Mastery and learn how to teach them to others.
Dive into the world of yogic myth & mantra in this experiential and immersive course!
This training provides in-depth integration of pain science, innovative pain self-management techniques, yoga philosophy and yoga practices.
THIS TRAINING IS BOTH FOR YOGA TEACHERS AND FOR ANYONE WANTING TO INCORPORATE AYURVEDA INTO THEIR DAILY LIVES. Come explore […]
This training is for teachers who desire to offer their students an opportunity to dive deep into their own healing […]
Single occupancy: USD 2795.00
Larger rooms double occupancy: USD 2495.00
Smaller rooms double occupancy: USD 2195.00
Single room with shared bathroom: USD 2395.00
This fifth/throat chakra Kundalini Yoga Immersion/Teacher Training explores how clarity in vision and the ability to clearly articulate that vision are key to magnetizing the people, resources and circumstances you need to manifest your dreams.
The Dragon Dance is a blend of Indian yoga and Daoist alchemy, designed to stimulate the flow of energy (prana […]
The Yin Yoga Teacher Training Program offered at the Semperviva Yoga College is a unique way to deepen your overall […]
This program will qualify you to be an inspiring, safe and effective teacher. However, we also have many students who enroll solely for their own personal development. Tools learned during this program will enable you to gain greater fulfillment from your yoga practice and your life.
At Semperviva we don’t follow a single lineage, style or approach. We pride ourselves on having a diverse teaching staff with different backgrounds so that you can gain a well-rounded view of all styles. Through the training and your teaching practice, we want you to find your own voice and a teaching method that is authentic to you.
All Semperviva Yoga College faculty are Yoga Alliance Certified at the 200 hour or 300 hour level, and continue their studies to bring you the freshest inspiration possible. Our teachers range from all traditions of yoga and are committed to your higher learning. Assistant teachers may be a part of all trainings. For more information on our teacher training faculty, please visit our Please see our Core faculty and Master Teachers. To meet some of our faculty members, attend an Information Session.
100% attendance is required for all Semperviva trainings.
On occasion we may be able to make a special arrangement for a missed class for the 200 hour training. Please ensure that any such requests arising from scheduling conflicts are communicated to Semperviva prior to the training, so that we can discuss whether a special arrangement will be possible. There will usually be an additional charge for such arrangement (for example, private sessions are charged at $100/hour).
Yoga Alliance registers both individual yoga teachers and yoga teacher training programs (schools) who have complied with educational standards established by the organization. Their mission is to lead the yoga community, set standards, foster integrity, provide resources, and uphold the teachings of yoga. Although registration with the Yoga Alliance is not legally required for teaching yoga, most studios and fitness centers will require teachers to be registered with the Yoga Alliance. All Semperviva Yoga Teacher Training graduates are automatically eligible for Yoga Alliance registration.
Semperviva is registered with the PCTIA (the Private Careers Training Institute Agency). It is the regulatory agency for private training institutions in the province of BC. All private career training institutions in BC (including yoga schools) are required to be registered with PCTIA. PCTIA help to ensure your educational experience is a good one by requiring quality standards in schools – from contracts and refunds to course records. For more information please visit PCTIA’s comprehensive website.
It is a Yoga Alliance requirement that in order to maintain your status as a registered yoga teacher, you must participate in continuing education. Semperviva has lots to offer! Our Continuing Education courses cover all aspects of yoga from philosophy to advanced asana. Refine your teaching skills, and develop a creative edge for your own practice and your students. In addition to our AYTT courses, Master teachers from around the globe including Shiva Rea, Mark Whitwell, Gurmukh, Dharma Mittra, Max Strom, Rolf Gates, Simon Park, Twee Merrigan, and many more are included in our Semperviva programs to bring you fresh inspiration and in depth learning. Our destination training can also be counted as continuing education units!
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