Apprenticing is a beautiful and traditional way to deepen and integrate your knowledge of yoga, so that when teaching, you share from your authentic voice and creativity.
Our Teacher Mentorship & Apprenticing Program is specifically designed for teacher training graduates, new yoga teachers and teachers who have stepped away from teaching and would like to use the program as a way to transition back into teaching.
Yoga School’s 200-Hour Teacher Training program and counts towards continuing education hours. Our intention is to provide teachers the opportunity to gain practical teaching experience, build confidence and refine skills under the direct guidance of Tami and Jodi.
We look forward to supporting you manifest your vision as a teacher. Synergy Yoga’s Mentorship Program Includes:
- The art of sequencing
- Designing inspiring class themes
- Hands on adjustments
- The skillful use of props and giving modifications
- Working with beginning students
- Using language and voice as a powerful teaching tool
- Observing and assisting our classes
- Refine knowledge of classroom etiquette
- Four private meetings with Tami and Jodi (2 with Tami, 2 with Jodi, each an hour in length)
This program is 50 hours and counts towards the completion of Synergy Yoga’s 500-hour Teacher Training Program. You do not have to be a graduate of the Synergy Yoga School YTT or enrolled in our 500-hour program to participate. You can begin this program when it is convenient for you, and from your starting point, the program will last 6 months.
The program involves assisting one class per week, alternating between Tami and Jodi’s classes. You will meet four times during the program, for one hour with either Tami or Jodi, to discuss the key components of the program noted above and answer any questions you have.
The program culminates with Tami and Jodi attending one of your classes and offer their feedback.
The program requires one text: Teaching Yoga, by Donna Farhi. A written two-page summary of your reflections about this book is also required. This is due mid-way through the program.
The cost of the program is $1,295.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Can I start the program anytime?
Yes, you can start the program when it is convenient for you. We ask that you complete it over 6 months.
Q: Must I pay the cost of the program all at once?
A: Yes, we ask that you pay in full upon beginning the program.
Q: Where are the classes held that I will assist?
A: All classes are held at Om Culture / Yogalife Greenlake studio.
How to Apply
With your application, send a $100 deposit through PayPal to firstname.lastname@example.org
The remainder of the tuition is due by cash or check before you begin your first assisting class.