Yin Yoga Teacher Training

YIN YOGA ONLINE COURSES 2023
Jennie Wadsten & Melanie Cooper

Bookings are open!
Early bird discount: £50 off!

Have you done a Yoga Nidra course with us?

Then you’ll get an additional £50 discount! 

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How will these sessions work?
We use Zoom.
The first thing we always do is to welcome everyone in a group, as we do on our trainings in a welcome ‘circle’. As in real life you can get to know each other a bit and get a sense of the group energy.

 

Then we have a series of talks on different aspects of Yin Yoga via powerpoint presentation screen share, working in line with your manual, which you will receive via email.

For your teaching practice you will be split into smaller groups with one teacher and two or three students. Melanie and Jennie will be able to “pop in” to your group to listen in and give feedback (if you request this). If you prefer to do the teaching practice in person, you can do it as a homework and record it and send it to us.

We understand it can be very hard work to listen and watch the screen for long periods so we will include plenty of breaks and a chance to get up and stretch and move (we need this too!) 🙂 

 

I want to learn more about Yin Yoga – but I am not interested in becoming a teacher… 

You can attend the course and learn about the nurturing and healing benefits of Yin Yoga just for yourself! You’ll not have to do any homework and you can skip the teaching practices.

You won’t get a certificate, but if you change your mind and DO want a certificate – you can complete these segments later.

 

 

Can I ask questions?

We always welcome questions! These can be posed via the chat function in Zoom, where you can also chat to each other and share ideas. There is also a facility to “raise you hand” and ask a question verbally.

After each session we will collate the questions and circulate within the group.

 

 

What if I’m a total technophobe?

Nothing in the technical online stuff is hard to do. We have done test runs with people we know who have very little/no experience and they all managed it fine! We will send full instruction before the course and we can work it out together.

 

 

I’m not a huge fan of working online…

We understand some people are very used to working in this way and some people are very resistant to video meetings (Jennie was until before the pandemic – now she’s a natural!) So, in a similar way to our in person trainings, there is no pressure on you to talk if you don’t want to, you don’t have to do the practice teaching if you don’t want to – we are here to support you and help you have a nurturing time – not to put you on the spot or make you feel uncomfortable. If you have any concerns about any of this, talk to us in advance and we can sort it out.

 

 

Recording sessions 

We pride ourselves in delivering a live, interactive course where students can ask questions, get involved and provide feedback, thoughts and input to the course as it happens.  There are many pre-recorded options available, but we think that it makes for a better learning experience to really get involved and to keep that group atmosphere, so we don’t record our sessions.

We also want to respect the privacy of our students and friends, this is a safe learning space where growth and personal development can take place and we want to keep that safe space open for everyone.

Then there’s also GDPR: it’s against data protection regulations to record and share events without the permission of ALL participants.

 

 

What happens if I miss a session? 

We have courses happening throughout the year so you can either join another group for just an admin fee or buy access to a recording.

 

 

It’s all in the manual! 

Our course manual is a work of many years – it has been moulded and shaped into quite the in depth and detailed guide so if you do miss anything – it’s all in there and we would be happy to discuss anything you might have missed later on.

 

 

My house is super noisy!

Some people have expressed concerns about noise/disturbance in the background. Most of the time when you’re listening you will be on mute – so no one can hear what’s happening in the background, and if a pet or child runs around a bit that’s very welcome! If you can’t get quiet to do your teaching practice it’s possible for us to re-schedule it at a time that suits you. So that shouldn’t be a problem.

 

 

Can we meet up in person?

We very much believe that in person work it very important so we sometimes offers in person meet ups in Stockholm and London.

We’ll also arrange workshops in yin yoga adjustments, open to the public, which you can attend to a reduced price.

We sincerely hope you will meet us online soon and hopefully in real life too at some point.

 

Any questions let us know – as always we are here for you

 

With love
Melanie & Jennie

2023 DATES:

Choose the combination that works best for you:

 

MODULE 1
– Wed 19 – Thurs 20 April or:
– Sat 9 – Sun 10 Sept 

MODULE 2
– Sat 22 – Sun 23 April or:
– Tues 17 – Wed  18 Oct

 

If you prefer doing the course only on weekends:
then we recommend doing:
– Module 2 in April 2023 and 
– Module 1 in September
(Yes, you can do them in the “wrong” order). 🙂 

 

All our Yin Yoga online courses are in English.
Space is limited to 25 people.