Blue Heron Wellness Yoga Teacher Training



You Love Yoga. Imagine Taking Your Practice Deeper…

Blue Heron Wellness 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Starts October 2016

Whether you are seeking a new vocation as a yoga teacher, looking to enrich your personal yoga practice or wanting to cultivate new relationships surrounded by diverse and like-minded people, Blue Heron Wellness is here to mentor you. Our yoga teacher training program promotes and preserves the ancient wisdom and traditions of yoga while honoring and cultivating the individual journey of the modern yoga teacher. The program encourages students to build their practice and authentically connect mind, body and spirit.

The Blue Heron Wellness Yoga Teacher Training is:

* Yoga Alliance Registered 200 Hour program.
* Reputable and comprehensive, in the DC Metro area since 2009.
* Life-friendly schedule of 10 full weekends spread out over 9 months: 

The learning environment includes lecture, on the mat practice, hands on experience, group discussions and interactive activities. Yoga asana (postures), pranayama (breath) and meditation will be explored. This training is led by Machelle Lee who brings 18 years experience with yoga and 24 years of therapeutic movement. Although several yoga modalities will be explored, Machelle offers specific emphasis in anatomy, vinyasa flow yoga and an in-depth study of Yin Yoga. This yoga teacher certification program also includes one weekend-long yoga immersion retreat in the tranquil hills of West Virginia where participants can practice, learn, play, and rest while deepening life-long friendships.

The training will cover:

History of Yoga  Anatomy
Asana and Sequencing                Pranayama (breath work)
Meditation 5 Element Meridian Theory
Ayurveda Chakras
Business of Yoga And more!

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Want to learn about Blue Heron's Yoga Teacher Training?  Come to a Free Information Session

Saturday, June 18, 2016, 4:30-5:30PM       Book Now

Interested in sharing your love of yoga with others? Ready to make the change to a more satisfying career? Eager to deepen your understanding of yoga philosophy and practice?  Come to our free information session to learn more about the Blue Heron Wellness Yoga Teacher Training your comprehensive training that will lead you to a Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT200) eligibility.

Get an overview of the program and get the opportunity to meet and talk with Machelle Lee,  the program director.  Bring your questions and shared enthusiasm for yoga and find out why our Yoga Teacher Training Program is right for you!

Can't make this Information Session?  Don't fret.  There are other Information Sessions waiting for you  - and each is FREE!

Saturday, August 27, 2016, 1:30-2:30PM    Book Now 

Sunday, September 11, 2016, 6:45-7:45PM  Book Now

Our Fall Schedule Begins October 2016

Our program has “life-friendly” scheduling with weekend sessions once per month plus a weekend offsite retreat.

Weekend sessions meet Friday 6:00 - 9:00 PM, Saturday 12:30 - 7:00 PM, and Sunday 12:30 - 7:00 PM

October 14 - 16 March 10 - 12
November 4 - 6 April 7 - 9
December 9 - 11 May 5 - 7
January 13 - 15 June 23 - 25
February 3 - 5  

Retreat date TBD
Enjoy the Weekend Long Yoga Retreat Included

Yoga Teacher Training programs can be demanding and ours is no different but a weekend long retreat helps you gain a fresh, renewed perspective.  On this retreat in the beautiful West Virginia country side, gain deeper insight into those areas of study that may be most challenging to you and, very importantly, create deep and lasting bonds with your classmates and teachers.

Affordable Tuition with Convenient, Easy Monthly Payment Plans


Rate: TBD





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Teacher Training Application PDF


Please complete the application and bring it with you to our information sessions