Training students to be teachers and teachers to be students
200-Hour Yoga Teacher Certificate Program
Experience your potential
This program is a unique blend of the principles taught by the Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram and the teachings of Director JJ Gormley. Join JJ and SCHYS Faculty as they embark on a journey of experiential self-discovery!
Enjoy a deeply personal relationship with your Faculty-Mentor and expand your knowledge of:
Course planning & teaching methodologies
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 via 10 weekend modules of approximatley 12-hours each module (generally meets on Saturday and Sunday, but individual program schedules may vary, please check by location).
In addition to the ten weekend program modules, students must also take online classes, complete required reading, practicum and other requirements.
Students who realize that yoga is an ongoing and unfolding experience of self-growth. This program is both 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