Training students to be teachers and teachers to be students
200-Hour Yoga Teacher Certificate Program
Experience your potential
Join JJ Gormley and SCHYS Faculty as they embark on a journey of experiential self-discovery! This program is a unique blend of the principles taught by the Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram and the teachings of Executive Director, JJ Gormley.
Under close guidance from your Faculty-Mentor, expand your knowledge of:
Course planning & teaching methodology
Western anatomy & physiology
Become part of a community, cultivate new friendships, enjoy an enhanced learning experience, deepen your knowledge of yoga, and receive guidance for a sustainable and transformational personal practice.
SCHYS 200-Hour Program takes approximately one year to complete and is offered over ten 12-hour weekend modules. While individual programs may vary, modules generally meet on Saturdays and Sundays. In addition to the ten weekend program modules, students are required to take online classes, complete assigned reading, take part in practical application of acquired knowledge, and be involved in discussion of course material.
Students who realize that yoga is an ongoing and unfolding experience of self-growth. This program is for individuals who want to teach yoga and for those who simply want to learn more about yoga and themselves.
Graduates of this program may be eligible to continue on to the SCHYS 300-hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training and Step 1 of the SCHYS Yoga Therapy Training Program.
SCHYS is a Yoga Alliance Registered School. Graduates of this program may apply to the Yoga Alliance with this certificate for a RYT-200. Learn more...
We are now accepting applications for the following locations:
Studio D Yoga | Midlothian, VA
Faculty: JJ Gormley & Hannah Zerphey
New training program begins October 2018 and ends July 2019