Our Yoga Teacher Training Course is a professional, established, comprehensive, well-organized and highly effective training program. Moreover, our Yoga Teacher Training is a profoundly transformational and life-affirming journey.
What makes our Yoga Teachers Training Program exceptional is the level of experience and knowledge and talented teaching ability of founder and director, Vidya Jacqueline Heisel, E-RYT 500, SYT, who is a seasoned master teacher with over 30 years of joyful practice and teaching experience.
Vidya leads these outstanding Yoga Teacher Certification Courses internationally in exotic locations, such as Bali, Costa Rica, Thailand, India and at Suryalila Retreat Centre, her home in Southern Spain. She loves warm weather and beautiful nature and has thoughtfully selected the retreat centers, where she holds these Yoga Teacher Training retreats, to give trainees the optimal experience of a lifetime!
Vidya has endorsed Jennifer Yarro, who is the current owner and director of Frog Lotus Yoga Studio in the States, to also teach this program. Jennifer, who is an excellent teacher in her own right, will be leading the 200 hour program several times a year at Frog Lotus Yoga Studio in North Adams, Massachusetts, Costa Rica, and Bali.
Vidya and Jennifer also co-teach the Frog Lotus Yoga 500 hour Yoga Teacher Training. This is a comprehensive Advanced Yoga Instructor training, designed in accordance with the 300 hour requirements for registration with Yoga Alliance. At the end of the course you will receive a certificate, which will enable you to register with Yoga Alliance, at the Advanced 500 Hour level simply by sending in a copy of your certificate.
All of our locations offer luxurious and comfortable accommodations, gourmet vegetarian food and unbelievably beautiful settings. You will be totally taken care of and nurtured on every level.
This Yoga Teacher Training is run as a 3 week intensive retreat. Apply yourself fully to living and breathing yoga for the duration of the training, with like-minded travelers. Expect to leave this yoga teacher training fully ready to teach and brimming with inspiration and enthusiasm for your new career.
The style that is taught at our Yoga Teacher Training is a joyful, creative and intelligent flow style which can be easily adapted to different levels and different tempos. At the end of the Yoga Teacher Training you will not only be qualified to teach Vinyasa Flow Yoga but will also have the tools to create other styles of yoga classes, such as more basic Hatha, prenatal and restorative yoga.
The Frog Lotus Yoga Teacher Training program has been successfully running for ten years, with 7 teacher trainings offered per year. It has been registered at the 200 Hour and 500 Hour level with Yoga Alliance USA since 2003. Since its inception there have been over 1000 successful graduates of the Frog Lotus Yoga Teacher Training program. We are also registered with Yoga Alliance UK.