Why Teacher Training

Do you want to make a difference in the world? Do you wish to deepen your own yoga practice? Do you believe in the many benefits of yoga and wish to spread them to others?
Namaste’s 200 hour teacher training is designed for aspiring yoga teachers and/or yogis seeking to deepen their practice and knowledge of yoga. Our teacher training program is rooted in the fundamentals of asana, pranayama, meditation, philosophy and anatomy. Through our training you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the deeper studies of yoga. Our program will prepare you to teach intelligently sequenced, safe, and well-rounded classes to a variety of students. Within a supportive community environment, you will be supported as you discover your own unique gifts as a teacher and learn how to offer them with confidence and clarity. You will be encouraged and supported to step into your own power and discover your authentic voice as you share the essence of yoga. The journey of becoming a yoga teacher is one of transformation and self-discovery. It requires a dedicated practice, ongoing studentship, open mind and heart.

Why Namaste Yoga?

Our unique program, powered by Honor Yoga, does more than fulfill Yoga Alliance requirements. It inspires, it supports you, and it helps you create a plan for the future. Whether you are at a pivotal point professionally, or you want to learn more about the many aspects of yoga including philosophy, meditation, pranayama, Ayurveda, and anatomy our program goes above and beyond.
Our curriculum presents a well-rounded yoga foundation in the following areas, upon graduation you will be able to:
  • Be familiar with general principles of yoga history and philosophy
  • Have a deeper understanding of human anatomy as it applies to teaching yoga
  • Teach basic principles of alignment with confidence and clarity
  • Design intelligently sequenced classes for a variety of special populations
  • Teach breath awareness techniques
  • Lead guided relaxations & meditations
  • Teach a gentle/restorative practice
  • Teach to special populations, i.e. yoga for athletes, seniors
  • “Read” a student’s body and make proper adjustments
  • Understand classroom ethics and professionalism
  • Understand pertinent aspects of the business of yoga – insurance needs for teachers, yoga alliance requirements and marketing and networking basics

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Our growth plan includes you!

We have many opportunities available to our trainees upon graduation. We’re always looking to expand our Yoga program and team. Honor Yoga is an Yoga Alliance Registered School.

2016 Outstanding Facility!

This national award recognizes excellence in construction and/or renovation of tennis facilities throughout the country. Cherry Hill Health and Racquet Club (CHHRC) is the only facility among the winners that includes a full health club.

“It’s something that’s huge for the club to get recognition all around not just New Jersey, but around the nation,” Todd Doran, tennis director, CHHRC, told Club Industry.

“But it’s well deserved from our owner all the way down to maintenance. Everyone puts in so much time and effort to keep up a high standard and the customers happy. Everyone is doing the little things, and overall it adds up and makes us an outstanding facility.”