Program Guide

Below is an overview of the course content, daily schedule, and required reading. Please note that is a typical schedule but small changes may occur.

Monday & Friday:
9:30-11:15am Sadhana
11:30-11:45 Tea Break
11:45-12:45 Anatomy
1:15-3:15pm Teaching Methodology
3:30-4:30pm Philosophy
5:30-7:00pm Evening classes Optional

Tues, Wed & Thursday
8:00-9:00 Philosopy
9:30-11:15 Sadhana
11:30-11:45 Tea Break
11:45-12:45pm Anatomy
1:15-3:15pm Teaching Methodology
5:30-7:000 Evening classes Optional

8:00-9:00am Philosophy
9:30-11:30am Sadhana (practice)
12:00-1:00pm Anatomy

9:00-11:00am Sadhana (practice)
Afternoon free to relax and enjoy the island

Our program is comprehensive, and will cover all the requirements as presented by Yoga Alliance for you to
register as a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) upon your certification. Training includes:

  • How to practice Yoga foundations including Asana, Pranayama, Kriyas, Mantra, and meditation.
  • Functional Anatomy and Kinesiology, including study of both the physical and energetic systems of the body,
    and the application of anatomical principles to Yoga practice.
  • Teaching methodology including instruction, asana demonstration, observation, assisting and adjusting, the
    flow of a class, qualities of a teacher, the student's process of learning, and the business aspects of teaching
  • Yoga professionally.
  • Yoga Philosophy
  • Teaching practicum, practice teaching and assisting other teachers in a class setting. Most trainees have the
    opportunity to teach a drop-in class at Maui Yoga Shala for real-world experience.
  • Lifestyle and Ethics for a Yoga teacher, including cultivating your personal teaching style.

Prior to course - Health, Healing and Beyond: Yoga and the Living Tradition of T. Krishnamacharya
During course - The Language of Yoga-Nicolai Bachman (with CD set)
(A print-out anatomy booklet will be provided on 1st class day)

Are you ready for Yoga Teacher Training in Maui, Hawaii with Nadia Toraman & Karin Kuhn

For more information about our yoga teacher training program, please use the links below. Many of your common questions can be answered by reading the program guide or the Q&A page. Aloha.

>> Yoga Teacher Training Overview
>> Read the Program Guide
>> Get Answers to Common Questions
>> Registration Information
>> Yoga Blog
>> Our Curriculum

2014-2015 Maui, Hawaii Yoga Teacher Training Schedule

Now 2 locations for Yoga Teacher Training on Maui, Hawaii - Paia & Wailea

200 Hr YTT Schedule
April 24 - May 15, 2014
June 3 - June 24, 2014
July 4 - July 25, 2014
Aug. 4 - Aug. 25, 2014
Sept. 5 - Sept. 26, 2014
Oct. 3 - Oct. 24, 2014
Oct. 29 - Nov. 19, 2014
Jan. 5 - Jan. 26, 2015
Feb. 9 - Mar. 2, 2015
Mar. 16 - Apr. 6, 2015

200 Hr YTT New Wailea Location
May 16 - June 6, 2014
June 13 - July 4, 2014

Contact us today to register for one of these life-transforming experiences!
(808) 283 - 4123