Training students to be teachers and teachers to be students
300-Hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Program
Join JJ Gormley and SCHYS Faculty, as you embark on a journey of experiential self-discovery. Experience your potential with our 300-Hour Advanced Yoga Training. This program is a blend of the principles taught by the Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram and the teachings of Director JJ Gormley.
Under close guidance from your Faculty-Mentor expand your knowledge of:
SCHYS 300-Hour Program takes approximately one year to complete and is offered over eleven weekend program modules: each Module lasts about thirteen and a half hours. While individual program modules may vary, Modules generally meet on Saturdays and Sundays. In addition to the eleven 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.
Applicants are required to have completed a 200-Hour Yoga Teaching Certificate Program (or equivalent), and have at least one year of teaching experience.
Who Should Apply?
Yoga teachers who want to continue their training and/or are interested in SCHYS Yoga Therapy Certificate Program. This 300-Hour Program is essentially Year 1 of the 3-year 900-Hour Yoga Therapy Certificate Program.
Students who want to learn more about the subtle aspects of yoga, philosophy, and teaching methodologies to further their own spiritual practices.
Students wishing to improve their teaching skills.
Students who are interested in enhancing their knowledge about anatomy, alignment, course planning with the purpose of keeping their students safe.
SCHYS is Registered Yoga School with the Yoga Alliance (RYS-300). Upon graduation, students with an existing 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training Certificate may apply to be a 500-Hour Registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance following their application process and fee schedule.
300-Hour/Step 1 Program Locations
Yoga Among Friends | Downers Grove, IL
Faculty: JJ Gormley, Laura Jane Mellencamp-Murphy
Current training program:
October 2017 and ends October 2018 - emailjj@SCHYS.yogafor more information!
Next training program:
Starts October 2019 - applications accepted beginning March 2019.