Learn the Art, Science and Philosophy of Iyengar Yoga
FYC Advanced Studies Program
The Advanced Studies program is designed for students who wish to deepen their practice and understanding of Iyengar Yoga, develop a consistent home practice and learn more of the theory behind the practice. As part of a supportive community of dedicated yogis who are committed to study and practice (Svadhyaya) your personal commitment will help you to deepen both your knowledge and practice. The program includes in-depth classes on practice and theory of the asanas, as well as basic anatomy and yoga philosophy.
This program is for current Iyengar yoga students registered in classes at FYC or taking classes elsewhere with a certified Iyengar Yoga teacher .
Program begins September 30, 2017 runs to May 2018
Applications due August 1, 2017
contact FYC for applications
1. Six 3.5hr Advanced Studies Classes including asana, pranayama and philosophy.
Oct 14, Nov 18, Dec 16, Feb 10, March 17, May 26
2. 10 Day Sadhana 6:30 am-7:30 am
April 18-27, 2018
3. Fall Student Intensive – 6:00-8:30pm, Sat 9am-noon
Either: August 29- Sept 2, 2017 or August 28-Sept 1, 2018
4. Establishing a Home Practice workshop 1:30-4:00pm
September 30th, 2017
Investment: $815.00 upon enrollment
Non-refundable. This course is all about commitment!
Contact Frema Bram or Samantha Lloyd at FYC for more info and applications for this program
email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Fall Student Intensive
August 29-Sept 2, 2017
Tuesday August 29- Friday Sept 1 – 6:00-8:30pm, Saturday Sept 2 9am-noon
Join Frema and Samantha for this All Levels Urban Retreat. Shape up your practice for the fall with
daily Asana and Pranayama
Full Course- $220
Per week Day – $45
Saturday Only- $54
Register in Advance
Weekend Training Course in Special Needs and Special Practices: Lead by Sr Iyengar teacher Judi Mirus
September 15 & 16, 2017
For Certified Iyengar Yoga teachers and those in the Iyengar Yoga teacher training program
- To qualify teachers to assist in classes for special needs students in a wide range of applications.
- To give teachers a range of tools to assis their students in special practice situations
FRIDAY September 15, 1:00pm – 3:30pm – Special Needs
SATURDAY September 16, 1:00pm-3:30PM – Special Practices
- Friday and Saturday: $80.00
- Friday or Saturday: $40.00
SPECIAL NEEDS: This refers to a physical or physiological condition, illness or abnormality from which prolonged symptoms – like chronic pain – prevent the student from participating safely in a regular exercise activity or yoga class.
EXAMPLES: Chronic high blood pressure, cancer treatments, pulmonary disease, multiple sclerosis, severe menopause, chronic lower back pain, at risk pregnancy.
SPECIAL PRACTICES: As a result of structural injury, misalignment, or longstanding limitation to movement and/or joint instability, a practice set is designed to assist the student recover mobility and stability and be able to return safely to regular practice.
EXAMPLES: Hip, knee or back injury; post treatment recovery from hip, knee or back surgery; rotator cuff syndrome; recurrent headache; neck pain, pregnancy.
- A list of resources will be given to participants and recommended resources will be on hand.
NOTE: For IY teachers and trainees formal training is required to assist in a special needs or practices classes. To qualify to formally instruct Therapeutic Yoga, the Iyengars require a teacher to hold a Senior certificate and to have had training in medical classes at RIMYI, or the equivalent.
To assist students in a special practice in a general class, consultation with a qualified teacher is advised.
For more info contact the Judi Mirus at email@example.com
Yamas & Niyamas
Personal Development Course with Certified
Senior 1 Iyengar teacher Samantha Lloyd
Starts Fall 2017
Designed for students of any yoga tradition wanting to merge the philosophy with the physical
This course is a journey of self-exploration through a conscious merging of the
principals of the yamas & niyamas with your asana and pranayama practices. Guided by Deborah Adele’s book The Yamas and Niyamas, Samantha facilitates how to take the words off the page into your practice and the practice on the mat into everyday life. This course is a catalyst for taking empowered control over the fluctuations of your life!
6 classes over 6 months
Weekly email from Samantha
Online peer support forum
Access to YogaNetra’s Yamas & Niyamas asana course with Samantha
12 workshop hours in asana and pranayama
9 hours of philosophy
Fridays 6-9:30pm at Family Yoga Centre
Nov 3, Dec 1, 2017 Jan 5, Feb 2, Mar 9, Apr 6, 2018
Investment $450 incl gst
Samantha is an inclusive teacher who honours sincere yoga students from all backgrounds. A recent transplant from Fernie, BC, this is her 3rd time offering this transformative course.
For more information and to Register contact FYC—780-465-4668 firstname.lastname@example.org