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Graduate Program

YYT-200/RYT-200

Yahweh Yoga Licensed Private Post Secondary Education and Yoga Alliance Accredited

200-Hour YYT/RYT Graduate Program Information

Become a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200) & Yahweh Yoga Teacher (YYT-200)

If you dream of becoming a sought-after credentialed Yahweh Yoga instructor, our YYT-200/RYT-200 program may be for you! Just like others who have been certified through Yahweh Yoga's courses, you'll find the training empowering, transformational and centered in Christ.

How the YYT-200/RYT-200 Program Works

Yahweh Yoga's comprehensive YYT-200/RYT-200 Program includes:

  • A 15-Day retreat at Yahweh Yoga's Studio and Teacher Training Academy in Chandler, Arizona. This retreat totals 200 hands-on hours which Yoga Alliance requires in order for you to qualify for RYT status
  • The education necessary for you to earn professional credentials as a Yahweh Yoga Teacher (YYT-200) and as a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200) with Yoga Alliance upon completion of the program
  • The credentials you need to designate that you are a consummate professional to potential employers, your peers and yoga industry professionals
  • The requirements you need in order to further your education and career. An YYT-200/RYT-200 designation is necessary in order to become an YYT-500/RYT-500, the highest RYT credential available through Yoga Alliance.
What to Expect from Yahweh Yoga's Teacher Training

As a result of graduating from the Graduate Program training you can expect to:

  • Enrich your personal relationship with God.
  • Learn in a non-competitive, encouraging educational environment full of Christ's love and meaningful fellowship. All ages and fitness levels are welcome.
  • Gain knowledge, tools, expertise, and experience as a professional yoga instructor who encourages others to practice safe yoga.
  • Increase your confidence, because you'll earn credentials as both a Yahweh Yoga Teacher (YYT-200) and a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200), giving you an edge for future employment opportunities.
  • Discover authentically healthy lifestyle principles and ways to apply new habits - based on these principles - to your life.
  • Enjoy eating and learning about delicious and nutritious organic food.
  • Graduate from a licensed and registered school in compliance with the law in more than 40 states and registered with Yoga Alliance
  • Earn professional credentials recognized worldwide
  • Learn how help others with chronic diseases and conditions such as:
    Yoga for PTSD
    Yoga for Cancer
    Yoga for Heart Disease
    Yoga for Stress
    Yoga for Pregnancy
    And much more!
What does the YYT-200/RYT-200 Graduate Program curriculum include?

The Retreat

Please Note: You may take your 15-Day Retreat in 15 consecutive get-it-done days OR divide your 15-Day Retreat into two sessions: (see schedule tab further down page for reference

  • The first session would be the first 8-Days of any posted 15-day Retreat
  • The second session would the second 7-Days of any posted 15-Day Retreat

Learning Modules

As a YYT-200/RYT-200 student, you will participant in seven learning modules, receiving valuable instruction in the following areas during your 15-Day Retreat.

  • Module 1: Christian Style Yoga - Philosophy
  • Module 2: Nutrition and Healthy Living
  • Module 3: Business Development & Post Graduate Support
  • Module 4: Yoga History and Industry
  • Module 5: Anatomy and Physiology
  • Module 6: Alignment and Postures
  • Module 7: Teaching Methodology/Philosophy
Why would you choose Yahweh Yoga?

    Yahweh Yoga Training

  • Is grounded in the Word of God and designed to draw you as a participant into deeper intimacy with the Triune God (Father, Son and Holy Spirit.)
  • Provides you with the education that yoga itself is a "methodology", not a "theology", Christian Yoga is a "style" of yoga where believers in Jesus Christ feel at ease.
  • Many "methodologies" cross-diverse religious lines such as prayer, fasting, meditation etc., yoga is simply one of those methodologies.
  • Offers you accreditation as a Yahweh Yoga Teacher (YYT-200) and Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200), which has a nationally recognized reputation for providing excellence in education, insuring that you and your future students will stay safe and avoid injury in their practice of yoga. YYT Training qualifies you for professional liability insurance.
  • Provides a sanctuary for you to de-stress, quiet your mind and connect with God through yoga and healthy living at the 15-day training retreat. At this Arizona learning experience you'll enjoy classes with a personal chef who creates delicious organic plant based cuisine. You'll gain a state-of-the-art education in healthy eating and leave with recipes to use in your home and with your students.
  • Gives you the opportunity, expertise and support to experience ongoing growth in your life resulting in a greater sense of well being that you can share with your students, family and friends.
  • Offers the opportunity for you to become a certified Raw Food Chef.
  • Offers you credentials to qualify for YYT-500/RYT-500 status
Who takes YYT-200/RYT-200 Graduate Program training?

People who appreciate this 200-hour yoga teacher training want:

  • A convenient and expedient approach to earning RYT-200 and YYT-200 status from both Yoga Alliance and Yahweh Yoga.
  • To live a healthy lifestyle and explore the deeper spiritual, mental and physical aspects of Christian style yoga.
  • To take their personal yoga practice to a new level, building confidence in their ability to teach and deliver exceptional classes to both Christian and secular groups.
  • To find their own teaching voice/style and gain the tools to deliver inspiring and safe yoga classes in various settings whether it is in churches, studios, YMCA's, gyms, community centers, corporate environments, schools, or private teaching.
  • A nurturing and skilled team of professional teachers and coaches to help them develop as both a yoga teacher and as a healthy and caring individual.
  • To join a community of Christ-centered yoga practitioners and develop life-long friendships.
What is the Graduate Program Schedule?

To become a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200) & Yahweh Yoga Teacher (YYT-200), you may choose from the dates below.

If you wish to divide your 15-Day retreat into 2 Sessions, simply select the first 8-days of any posted schedule for the first session, and the second 7-days of any posted schedule for the second session.

2013

15-Day Retreat: March 23 - April 6
15-Day Retreat: June 22 - July 6
15-Day Retreat: September 20 - October 5

2014

15-Day Retreat: March 22 - April 5
15-Day Retreat: June 21 - July 5
15-Day Retreat: September 20 - October 4

What do you need to know about the financial investment involved with taking the Graduate Program training?

Tuition - $2,800

Tuition for the YYT-200/RYT-200 Graduate Program is $2,800, which includes 200-Hours hands-on in-person instruction and interaction on the topics designated in the modules list, your books, teaching materials and all organic plant based meals (3 per day) during your 15-Day Retreat.

Tuition does not include travel or accommodations (accommodations average $45 per day, please read our FAQ page for more information)

Tuition payment plans are available through Yahweh Yoga. Our standard payment plan is 1/3 down at the time of enrollment; 1/3 in the middle of your chosen program and 1/3 prior to graduation of the program you have selected. You can also pay all at once or in 2 payments; 1st payment on/before start date and second payment at halfway point.

Student loans for the tuition, travel and accommodations costs are available. For student loans please contact:
Mountain America Credit Union: Alison Watson, Branch Manager
Email: awatson@macu.com
Phone: (602) 266.6120

The way Student Loans work is that you pay interest only (approximately $30/35 per month) until six-months after graduation at which time you will begin paying principal at approximately $100 per month. In almost every state this is tax deductible.

Yahweh Yoga is MYCAA Eligible. Spouses of any branch of the Armed Forces (except Coast Guard) who are on active duty can qualify for up to $4,000 to attend any Yahweh Yoga Teacher Trainings. For those who wish to qualify, please check with MyCAA for eligible pay grades.

To Register

To obtain registration information, as well as to register, please contact us today! Ask for your enrollment agreement and course catalog.

Refunds

Refunds are regulated by the State of Arizona Private Post Secondary Education division and stated in our catalog, which you will receive upon enrollment. If we may further assist you please contact us courtney@yahwehyoga.com or call 480.961.5429.

Accommodations

Yahweh Yoga has a special arrangement with a vacation rental home agency. The average price per night for these lovely homes is $45. The entire 15-night stay is approximately $750 (includes cleaning deposit) The vacation home rentals are in charming neighborhoods, have 3 or 4 bedroom/2 baths with swimming pool and are completely furnished down to the forks and knives. Each student in the luxury homes has a private bedroom.

Auto rental

Car rentals average $60 per person for the entire 15-day stay since most students, in groups of 3-5, rent one car together.

Retreat Location

Yahweh Yoga's Studio and Teacher Training Academy is located about 20 minutes outside Phoenix. For most students a shuttle brings them directly to the vacation home. Then you share the auto rental with your housemates. YY Graduates take the shuttle back to the airport. So, your traveling journey will be relatively simple.

Take the intentional action step to make your Christian Yoga dream become a reality and REGISTER NOW!