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CONTINUE YOUR EDUCATION

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.

FOLLOW YOUR PASSION

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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CHOOSE FROM OUR BRILLIANT MODULES BELOW TO GET STARTED. ALL MODULES ARE TAUGHT BY OUR TOP FACULTY AND INTERNATIONAL MASTER YOGA TEACHERS.

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Dec 2017

Mindfulness 101 with Aili Storen

Dec 17, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
$35

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Are you ever exhausted & overwhelmed by the constant bombardment of thoughts going through your mind? Do the holidays only make […]

ENVISION: New Years Eve 2018 with Randelle Lusk

Dec 31, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
$40

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When I was a kid my family gathered annually on NYE to make predictions for the coming year: births, deaths, […]

Jan 2018

Free Members Workshop – Intro to Meditation with Ben Geldreich

Jan 7, 2018, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Free

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In this hour and a half workshop we will dive a little deeper into the practice of meditation.  We will […]

Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training with Teresa Campbell

Jan 12, 2018 - Jan 22, 2018
$1495

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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.

Shoulder Stability, Shoulder Mobility with Misha Steiner

Jan 21, 2018, 12:45 pm - 3:15 pm
$40

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The shoulder joint is quite complex and amongst yogis, tends to be a common area of injury. In this workshop […]

The Basics of Kundalini Yoga – Kundalini Immersion and Yoga Teacher Training in Vancouver with Gloria Latham

Jan 23, 2018 - Jan 28, 2018
$995

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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.

Feb 2018

Free Members Workshop – Exploring All Styles with Raquel Horowitz

Feb 4, 2018, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Free

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Meditation. Yin. Hatha. Vinyasa. Kundalini. Curious about a certain yoga style offered at Semperviva but haven’t yet tried? Come get […]

Radical Authenticity with Wesley Salter and Cameron Gilley

Feb 11, 2018, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$40

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the MindChill Collective presents: RADICAL AUTHENTICITY. Join the Mindchill gang for this 3hr, ‘all-levels’, workshop where we celebrate your inner […]

Free Members Workshop – Yoga for Any Body with Erin Moon

Feb 11, 2018, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Free

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  Yoga for ANY Body: Take Care of Your Back Ever said “I can’t practice yoga because I’m not flexible”, […]

Yin Yoga Teacher Training with Bernie Clark

Feb 12, 2018 - Feb 18, 2018
$1095.00

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The Yin Yoga Teacher Training Program offered at the Semperviva Yoga College is a unique way to deepen your overall […]

Weekend Workshops with Janet Stone: Intuitive Sequencing

Feb 16, 2018 - Feb 18, 2018
$195

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$195
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Friday night only

$50
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Janet Stone blends a wealth of knowledge and experience to create a unique, vigorous-yet-sumptuous approach to Vinyasa yoga, that melds awareness with movement, breath, heart, and humor. She teaches workshops, retreats, and teacher training around the world.

Meditation Revealed with Bernie Clark & Nathalie Keiller

Feb 18, 2018 - Feb 25, 2018
$750

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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.

Winter’s Water with Persia

Feb 25, 2018, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
$35

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Winter’s Water is an extended Yin experience connecting us deeper with the season’s gifts.  From meridian tapping, to self massage, […]

Mar 2018

Free Members Workshop – Avian Flow with Randy Chu

Mar 4, 2018, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Free

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From King Pigeon to Peacock Feather, Partridge to Crow, spread your wings and join Randy for an afternoon of exploring […]

Restorative Yoga Level 1 – The Foundation with Tianne Allan

Mar 12, 2018 - Mar 17, 2018
$795

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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.

Restorative Yoga Level 2 – Therapeutic Principles with Tianne Allan

Mar 20, 2018 - Mar 26, 2018
$845

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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.

Maya Yoga Workshops – Merging of the Mind & Body with Nicki Doane

Mar 23, 2018 - Mar 25, 2018
$195

Merging of the Mind & Body This workshop will address the needs and mechanics of the physical body as well […]

Apr 2018

Yin Yoga Teacher Training with Bernie Clark

Apr 9, 2018 - Apr 15, 2018
$1095.00

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The Yin Yoga Teacher Training Program offered at the Semperviva Yoga College is a unique way to deepen your overall […]

Ayurveda: From Theory to Daily Practice with Nathalie Keiller

Apr 16, 2018 - Apr 20, 2018
$695

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This training is both for yoga teachers and for anyone wanting to incorporate Ayurveda into their daily lives. Come explore […]

Pain Care Yoga – Teacher Training & Learning Intensive with Tianne Allan

Apr 24, 2018 - Apr 27, 2018
$495

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This training provides in-depth integration of pain science, innovative pain self-management techniques, yoga philosophy and yoga practices.

Weekend Workshops with Ana Forrest and Jose Calarco

Apr 28, 2018 - Apr 29, 2018
$240

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Fascinate on the Mysteries of your Internal Wilderness This workshop begins with a short, yet very special Ceremony of song, […]

May 2018

Yin Yoga Teacher Training with Bernie Clark

May 7, 2018 - May 13, 2018
$1095.00

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The Yin Yoga Teacher Training Program offered at the Semperviva Yoga College is a unique way to deepen your overall […]

Weekend Workshops with Gurmukh Kaur Khalsa

May 26, 2018 - May 27, 2018
$295

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A Split Second – The Awakening Call Saturday May 26: 12:30 to 2:30pm A student comes to a Kundalini Yoga […]

Semperviva Yoga 100 Hour Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training with Jazz Braden, Rebecca Hollingworth & Sarah Cutfield

May 28, 2018 - Jun 8, 2018
$1595

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Vinyasa is a dynamic approach to yoga that engages the body, breath, mind & spirit. Vinyasa Yoga incorporates physically challenging, […]

Jun 2018

Teaching Through Touch: An Immersion in the Art of Hands On Assists with Sarah Cutfield

Jun 1, 2018 - Jun 3, 2018
$275

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Physically assisting is a creative, supportive partnership between teacher and student. When applied safely, assisting can create advancement and improvement […]

Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training with Teresa Campbell

Jun 11, 2018 - Jun 21, 2018
$1495

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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.

Yin Yoga Teacher Training with Bernie Clark

Jun 18, 2018 - Jun 24, 2018
$1095.00

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The Yin Yoga Teacher Training Program offered at the Semperviva Yoga College is a unique way to deepen your overall […]

Meditation Revealed with Bernie Clark & Nathalie Keiller

Jun 24, 2018 - Jul 1, 2018
$750

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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.

Baby and Me Yoga Teacher Training with Teresa Campbell

Jun 25, 2018 - Jun 29, 2018
$750

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For yoga teachers who are hungry to expand their skill set with knowledge and tools specifically for supporting and empowering mamas and babes.

Jul 2018

Yoga Nidra Teacher Training with Michèle E. Denis

Jul 6, 2018 - Jul 8, 2018
$320

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This training is for teachers who desire to offer their students an opportunity to dive deep into their own healing […]

Kids Yoga Teacher Training with Jacqueline Maloney

Jul 9, 2018 - Jul 22, 2018
$1750

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Discover the fine art and science of teaching yoga to children.

Yin Yoga Teacher Training with Bernie Clark

Jul 23, 2018 - Jul 29, 2018
$1095.00

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The Yin Yoga Teacher Training Program offered at the Semperviva Yoga College is a unique way to deepen your overall […]

Restorative Yoga Level 1 – The Foundation with Tianne Allan

Jul 30, 2018 - Aug 4, 2018
$795

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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.

Aug 2018

Restorative Yoga Level 2 – Therapeutic Principles with Tianne Allan

Aug 7, 2018 - Aug 13, 2018
$845

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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.

Chair Yoga Teacher Training with Annette Wertman

Aug 14, 2018 - Aug 19, 2018
$775

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Yoga with a Chair – say what? Yes, yoga using a chair. For older adults and people of any age […]

Yin Yoga Teacher Training with Bernie Clark

Aug 20, 2018 - Aug 26, 2018
$1095.00

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The Yin Yoga Teacher Training Program offered at the Semperviva Yoga College is a unique way to deepen your overall […]

The Basics of Kundalini Yoga – Immersion & Yoga Teacher Training Greece

Aug 27, 2018 - Sep 2, 2018
$2295

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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.

Sep 2018

Pain Care Yoga – Teacher Training & Learning Intensive with Tianne Allan

Sep 11, 2018 - Sep 14, 2018
$495

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This training provides in-depth integration of pain science, innovative pain self-management techniques, yoga philosophy and yoga practices.

Yin Yoga Teacher Training with Bernie Clark

Sep 24, 2018 - Sep 30, 2018
$1095.00

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Oct 2018

Ayurveda: From Theory to Daily Practice with Nathalie Keiller

Oct 1, 2018 - Oct 5, 2018
$695

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This training is both for yoga teachers and for anyone wanting to incorporate Ayurveda into their daily lives. Come explore […]

Semperviva Yoga 100 Hour Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training with Jazz Braden, Rebecca Hollingworth & Sarah Cutfield

Oct 15, 2018 - Oct 26, 2018
$1595

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Vinyasa is a dynamic approach to yoga that engages the body, breath, mind & spirit. Vinyasa Yoga incorporates physically challenging, […]

Nov 2018

Yin Yoga Teacher Training with Bernie Clark

Nov 5, 2018 - Nov 11, 2018
$1095.00

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Crystallize Your Vision for 2019 Kundalini Yoga Immersion in Mexico with Gloria Latham

Nov 17, 2018 - Nov 24, 2018
2195.00$USD

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

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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.

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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!

What makes us the best


Authentic Yoga


World Class Teaching


Master Teachers 


Able to issue tax receipts


Interest Free payment plans


Internationally Recognized programs


Legally registered as a Post Secondary School


Flexible schedules enable you to study and maintain work and family commitments

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