yoga teacher training
Harmonise Training Academy is a 200hr Yoga Alliance registered training school (RTS) and has been set up as a sister company to Revitalise which has been successfully offering Yoga and Pilates to a large database of clients since 2003. As specialists in this field, we know how important quality training is, what expectations of clients are and how to meet them. Our 200 hour accredited L3 Yoga course is assessed and quality assured to guarentee high standards, and goes beyond the criteria set by Yoga Alliance and YMCA awards to ensure you have the skills, experience and confidence to begin teaching successfully straight away. All of our recent graduates were teaching within 2 weeks of passing their practical assessment – yes, that’s 100%. We have a maximum of 12 students on each course, ensuring you receive a high level of tutor interaction and expert instruction throughout.
Alexa Garside, your Yoga lead tutor, has 9 years industry experience, has completed 2 yoga teacher trainings, is registered with the Yoga Allicance and has taught over 3,000 yoga classes. She is the main yoga teacher at Revitalise and her classes are packed.
Clare Brown owner of Revitalise and Harmonise Training Academy assists on the course, has 18 years industry experience, has completed 400 hours of yoga alliance teacher trainings including vinyasa flow, yin and pre-natal and completed a week intensive training with Manju Jois
The Harmonise Training Academy 200 hour Yoga teacher training is an in-depth and comprehensive Hatha and Vinyasa flow course designed to deepen your knowledge of Yoga, enhance self development and start a successful career in teaching.
As Yoga becomes ever more popular, the position as a teacher is more sought-after too. While the quantity of teachers grows, Harmonise Training Academy believes it is the quality of teaching that matters most.
If you are looking to earn a living from your passion and want to train to teach Yoga in a professional, sustainable, knowledgeable and inspirational way, then Harmonise Training Academy is for you. Whilst our courses have been created to fit in with busy lives, you’ll still have time to process and practice what you learn as you train with us so you’ll be confident and sought after from day 1.
Throughout the course you will attend 13 days of face to face training, complete an additional 70 hours of yoga practice with a Yoga Alliance registered teacher or equivalent keeping a journal of your practice, and do approximately 100 hours of self study which you will receive manuals and online elearning for. We strongly advise you get started on the online modules & home study as soon as you pay your deposit! In total, you will complete approximaltey 300 hours of tutor contact and home study.
Online modules & self study include:
- L3 Anatomy and physiology for exercise and health
- L2 Health, safety and welfare in a fitness environment
- L2 Principles of exercise, fitness and health
- L2 Know how to support clients who take part in exercise and physical activity
Tutor contact training will cover:
- Philosophy and fundamentals of yoga
- Programming a yoga session
- Delivering a yoga session
- In-depth breakdown of each Asana
- Application of Anatomy & Physiology to the Asana’s
- Modifications & Adjustments
- Use of props
- Sequencing and progressions
- Verbal and tactile cues
- Observational skills
- Building a portfolio of teaching practice and lesson plans
- Yoga Practice & Journalling (70 hours minimum)
- Teaching practice and feedback
Reading lists and manuals will be sent out after course deposit is received. In total, you will complete approximately 300 hours of tutor contact and self study.
While there are no pre-requisites for our courses, we do recommend that each applicant has a genuine interest in yoga and health & wellbeing, has good body awareness and has attended regular yoga classes for a minimum of 2 years. If you already hold a recent YMCA Awards L2 mandatory units and YMCA AWards level 3 anatomy & pysiology, please let us know as you will not need to repeat these.
Harmonise Training Academy is registered with Yoga Alliance as a 200 hr RYS. Our 200 hour courses are Level 3, assessed and quality assured following strict guidelines, and are accredited by Central YMCA Qualifications (YMCA Awards). YMCA Awards offers the UK’s most diverse suite of health and fitness qualifications. The qualifications are based upon over 25 years of industry expertise and have been developed with the input of training providers, employers and fitness professionals.
The qualifications are Government approved (on the QCF and/or the NQF) and are sought after by employers. Successful completion of this course will allow also you entry onto the REPS register at Level 3 which is recognised internationally. These marks of quality assure both employers and clients that your training and knowledge is of the highest standard possible, and help you to be able to share your passion for teaching with a wider client base.
Autumn weekend course dates for 2018 course 1 (waiting list) – at Revitalise, Western Rd, Hove, BN3 1DB
Sept 7th / 8th / 9th
Oct 5th / 6th / 7th
Nov 2nd / 3rd / 4th
Nov 30 / Dec 1st / 2nd
Autumn weekend course dates for 2018 course 2 (1 space left) – at Revitalise, Western Rd, Hove, BN3 1DB
Sept 28th / 29th / 30th
Oct 19th / 20th / 21st
Nov 16th / 17th / 18th
Jan 4th / 5th / 6th
New Year weekend course dates for 2019 – at Revitalise, Western Rd, Hove, BN3 1DB
Jan 18th / 19th / 20th
March 8th / 9th / 10th
April 26th / 27th / 28th
June 7th / 8th / 9th
In addition to the course dates above, you will also need to complete pre course learning and reading, attend and journal a minimum of 70 hours of yoga classes with a registered yoga alliance teacher or equivalent, and practice teaching between weekends. Each day is 9am – 5pm held at Revitalise, 123a Western Rd, Hove, BN3 1DB. Please note course 2 and the new year courses are more spread out so are more suited to those who are working full time or have other committments. The earlier you sign up to the course the more time you will have for the pre course learning. We advise signing up at least 3 months before if possible.
The course price is £2,300. BOOK NOW AND SAVE £500 early bird discount (first 6 sign ups per course), pay only £1,800
This includes online modules, telephone / e-mail support for the online modules as needed, all course materials and manuals, tuition, and any-time support and help from our team. NB there are also recommended reading books you may choose to purchase in addition to this cost.
Early-bird booking price option 1 (For the first 6 applicants):
Pay £500 deposit, and full balance 6 weeks before first course date of £1,300 for a total of £1,800 (save £500)
OR spread the payment
Early-bird booking price option 2 (For the first 6 applicants):
Pay £500 deposit, and 6 subsequent monthly instalments of £250 each (save £300)
If your personal circumstances mean you are unable to commit to the payment options outline above, plesae get in touch in the strictest of confidence and we will do our best to accommdoate you.
To register your interest and request an application form, please contact Clare at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 07951 806044
Our courses are accredited with YMCA Awards and will give you access to REPS register at level 3
Our Yoga course is resigtered with the Yoga Alliance, recognised worldwide.
We offer a £500 discount for early bird bookings – the first 6 people who book onto each course. We also have an option for you to spread the payments of the course to make it easier for you
Our courses go beyond the criteria necessary for qualification to ensure you have the skills and confidence to gain work straight away. We don’t just want you to pass your exams, we want you to succeed in the industry and that’s where we go the extra mile
Earn a living out of doing something you enjoy – earn between £20-£80 per hour, be your own boss and have flexible working hours
We will ensure you spend a lot of time practicing teaching / massage and give feedback to improve your skills and increase your confidence during your course
You will be confident and able to teach in gyms, spa’s, specialist studio’s, therapy centres, one to one clients and / or set up your own business after completion of our courses
We are a small company specialising in the courses we deliver. We keep numbers on the course to a maximum of 12 to ensure you get the time and attention you deserve to ensure you develop and grow throughout the course
Your tutors are truely experts in their fields with 15,000 of pracitcal hours in their speicalist subject between them and they are all experienced in running their own successful businesses.
Our face to face training is either 11 or 13 days – this is necessary to ensure you attract clients and gain work easily after graduation. We have been trialling teachers and therapists for 11 years and can immediately tell when someone has only had 2 or 3 weekends of face to face training – please don’t be tempted by these quick fix courses – in our experience, they do not give you enough time to develop your teaching or therapy skills or to gain the practical experience and understanding required to become a good, reputable teacher or therapist from the outset
We know what it takes to succeed in the industry and we will be passing all of our knowledge onto you. There will also be possible work opportunities at Revitalise after successful completion of the course.