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Sat 26 April-Fri 9 May, 2014 Training: Level 1 Teacher Training

This Teacher Training comprises two modules of 14 days each, or four weeks of practice plus theory. Module 1 takes place in April-May, and Module 2 takes place in June.

This program includes philosophy, anatomy, physiology, psychopedagogy, as well as the practices and foundational techniques of Hatha and Vinyasa asana, pranayama and meditation. Students must bring their own mats and props (straps, blocks, etc.)

This teacher training program is recognized by both FFY (Fédération Française de Yoga) and Yoga Alliance USA. 

More specifics on the training can be found here

WHEN Saturday 26 April-Friday 9 May, 2014 and Saturday 14 June-Friday 27 June, 2014: Formation initiale de professeurs à Paris 

All dates/times listed here

WHERE Gaya Yoga

2 360€ if paid before 31 December, 2013
2 500€ thereafter 

To apply, click here


Fri 7 March-Sun 9 March, 2014: Kids Yoga Teacher Training

Photo: Kidding Around Yoga

Led by Haris Lender, the founder of Kidding Around Yoga, this training is perfect for anyone who works with or has children. You do not need to have a background in yoga to participate!

What sets Kidding Around Yoga apart is their unique approach the teaching children’s yoga, and their original music written and performed by Haris. You’ll receive a link to all the music in MP3 format so you can familiarize yourself before the training begins.

Kidding Around Yoga ia registered through Yoga Alliance.

More specifics on the training can be found here and here

WHEN Friday 7 March-Sunday 9 March, 2014: Paris, France Kids Yoga Teacher Training with Kidding Around Yoga

9h-18h daily

WHERE Red Earth Centre

600€ includes manual and music from 4 Kidding Around Yoga CDs.

To register, click here


Sat 25 January-Sun 14 December, 2014: 200-Hour Teacher Training with Céline Miconnet

Photo: Himayoga

This 200-hour teacher training with Céline Miconnet is certified by IFAREN (Institut Français des Art Energétiques.) It comprises 10 weekends (110 hours of class time); a 6-day retreat in the Tarn (55 hours); analysis, observation and note-taking during class at Himayoga (20 hours); and Master Classes with Céline Miconnet (15 hours).

This Teacher Training covers the following:
• Asana and pranayama (following Iyengar tradition)
• Psychopedagogy
• Physiology and anatomy
• Indian philosophy, history of yoga and Indian spiritual tradition, chanting and meditation
• 6-day yoga retreat
• Teacher training: class observation and analysis
• Teacher training: required personal work 

Specific dates and details of this training available here (in French).

WHEN Saturday 25 January-Sunday 14 December, 2014: Formationde professeurs de yoga

Saturdays 14h-18h30
Sundays 7h-12h and 13h30-17h30 

WHERE Himayoga

2 989€ to be paid in installments (contact Himayoga for details)
If paid all at once, special 10% reduction 

To apply, click here


Fri 24 January-Sun 14 December, 2014: 200-Hour Teacher Training with Renan de Germain

This Yoga Alliance-certified training led by Renan de Germain is designed for those students who have practiced yoga for at least three years.

This is a year-long training made up of 10 weekend sessions plus one weeklong retreat. 

One of the unique features of this training is its broad perspective on asana -- postural material will be drawn from Hatha, Ashtanga and Vinyasa traditions. Renan will be joined by Stéphane Pierrard, Osteopath, who will teach Anatomy, and Iran Farkhondeh, scholar in Sanskrit and Indian Culture who will cover those topics.

This training will cover:
• Postural practice (Hatha yoga, Ashtanga yoga, and Vinyasa yoga)
• Pedagogy
• Yoga philosophy
• Pranayama, meditation, mantras
• Anatomy
• Writing of an essay on a yoga biography

More details on these modules available here (in French). 

To apply, please send a letter of inquiry as well as a yoga c.v. (which summarizes your practice, your teaching experience if any, trainings, workshops, travels to India) to: by 31 December, 2013.

WHEN Friday 24 January-Sunday 14 December, 2014: Teacher TRaining—Formations de Professeur de Yoga

One weekend per month (Friday through Sunday) 


2600€ (which can be paid in installments)
Fee does not cover housing and transportation for the weeklong retreat, nor does it cover books.

Application deadline: 31 December, 2013


11 January-29 June, 2014: 200-Hour Teacher Training with Michelle Jacobi

Photo: Centre de Yoga du Marais

This 200-hour Yoga Alliance-certified course led by Michelle Jacobi, director of Centre de Yoga du Marais, is based on teaching and learning the tools to share the knowledge of yoga, but whether you choose to teach or not you will refine and deepen your own personal practice and what yoga means to you. Your practice will become stronger and the experience of the teachings enriched. The curriculum at Centre de Yoga du Marais will cover philosophy, developing a home practice, anatomy and physiology, asana, pranayama and meditation, other branches of yogic philosophy and yogic diet.

The program runs for 6 months with three breaks for personal study and vacation time. One beginner’s class per week is required (covered in training tuition.)

Training will be taught simultaneously in French and English.

To register or for additional information such as dates and requirements, please email

While a requirement of this training is having studied with Michelle for a minimum of two years, please get in touch with her to discuss specifics, and in particular, what interests in you in an immersion. Space is limited to 10 students.

More info can be found here

WHEN Saturday 11 January-Sunday 29 June, 2014: Teacher Training

Saturdays 15h30-18h30
Sundays 13h30-18h

WHERE Centre de Yoga du Marais

2 800€ full tuition paid before 8 January, 2014
2 600€ full tuition if paid before 15 December, 2013

500€ deposit due by 15 December, 2013