Yin Yoga Teacher Training in Spain

August 23-28th 2020

This summer, come and join us for a fully accredited retreat style Yin Yoga immersion. Balance your Yin side and your Yang side and leave feeling totally rejuvenated while learning how to gift your students the benefits of a subtle yin Yoga practice.

YACEP certification


ABOUT OUR YIN YOGA TEACHER TRAINING

This training has been carefully crafted by blending the Ancient Eastern sciences that came out of India and China along with modern, ethical and practical teaching techniques.

We have created a total immersion training where you can learn through experience.

Our Yin Yoga Teacher Training combines a highly practical approach to theory including plenty of guided practice and hands on teaching experience.

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23-28th August 20201000 EURO
Per Person
1160 EURO2000 EURO2400 EURO
for 3 People
Group Booking Only
1400 EURO2300 EUROAppy Now

Suite price on enquiry: please email us directly

 

TIME TO FOCUS ON YOUR SELF:

Yin Yoga focuses on bringing an attentive yet subtle awareness through the deep tissues of the body. By mastering this technique yourself, not only will you feel revived and fabulous; but you will experience your physical and subtle bodies in a new way.

 

SHARING YIN YOGA FROM A PLACE OF AUTHENTICITY

From a place of understanding you will be able to teach authentically. Our teachers deliver the curriculum through a combination of practical theory classes, workshops and guided practice. You will develop your understanding and teaching intuitively as our teaches guide you skilfully through a transformative learning experience. Finally combined all of this understanding, we provide our students with plenty of direct teaching and feedback experience.

Before you know it, you will confidently understand and teach Yin Yoga.

 

COURSE STRUCTURE

This Training:

  • Guided practice/Teaching practice in class
  • Theory and lectures
  • Discussion and feedback
  • 10 hrs Home study in the form of reading and assignments prior to and during the course.
  • There is a teaching practicum for those requiring certification which concludes the course.

 

LEARN TO

  • Deepen & explore your own Yin Yoga practice
  • Create Yin Yoga sequences of various theme, focus and duration
  • Guide a group Yin Yoga class
  • Safely instruct & adjust a mixed ability class
  • Use props and adjustment safely and effectively
  • Create a safe & nurturing space for students
  • Create an appropriate atmosphere

 

TOPICS OVERVIEW

  • The Foundations of Yin Yoga:
  • What is Yin Yoga?
  • The History of Yin Yoga
  • Yin Philosophy:
  • Understanding Tao
  • What is Yin and Yang?
  • Yin and Yang Properties
  • Energetical Anatomy:
  • The 12 main Meridians Overview
  • The 7 Main Chakras
  • Functional Anatomy:
  • Skeletal System
  • Joints
  • Tension V’s Compression
  • Connective Tissue
  • Fascia
  • Teaching Methodology:
  • Adjustments & Using Props
  • 25 Yin Yoga poses
  • Yin Yoga Sequencing
  • Relaxation Techniques
  • Pranayama

 

INCLUDED IN YOUR TRAINING

  • 50 hr Yin Yoga Course
  • Yin Yoga Manual
  • Daily Yin Yoga session
  • YACEP 50-hour Certification
  • Daily Meditation/Yoga Nidra
  • Daily Workshops
  • 5 nights stay at the luxurious Granada retreat center
  • Vegetarian Mediterranean meals throughout your stay
  • Yoga gift pack
  • An amazing Mediterranean vegetarian menu, home cooked food prepared freshly every day.
  • Herbal Tea & filtered Water.
  • Snacks
  • One sightseeing trip into Granada
  • Use of the pool
  • Free internet
  • Bed linen and towels
  • Pickup and drop off at Granada bus station

 

YOUR DAILY SCHEDULE *

  • 07.00 AM – 9:00 AM: Yin Yoga session
  • 09.00 AM – 10.00 AM: Breakfast Time
  • 10.00 AM – 01.00 PM: Theory Sessions
  • 01.00 PM – 02.45 PM: Lunch Break &self-study
  • 02.45 PM – 03.45 PM: Art of Teaching theory/ student teaching practice
  • 04.00 PM – 05.45 PM: workshop
  • 06.00 PM – 07.00 PM: Meditation or Breathing Techniques
  • 07.00 PM: Dinner

*Schedule is subject to changes.

 

Our Teachers:

On our Yoga retreat in Europe we have a fantastic teaching team!

A blend of Eastern Spirituality and Western Teaching methods we present to you:

Amy Suzanne is a 500hr Registered Yoga Teacher who specializes in training Yoga Teachers, Yin Yoga, Flow Yoga, Children’s Yoga and Prenatal YOGA.

She has a background in education and blends this skill of delivering inspirational, accessible yoga classes with her life long passion for all that yoga represents.

She is a Yin Yoga enthusiast who Loves to play with the balance of Yin & Yang in her classes.

In her Yoga classes you can expect to find an exploration of the self through flowing movement meditation, attention to alignment with moments of stillness and introspection that leave you feeling re-freshed, re-energised and re-connected.

Indian Guru Mahi is renowned as a yoga teacher and spiritual leader who has a style of teaching that is entirely his own. He is Owner and Founder of Mahi Yoga School, a world class yoga teacher training institute in India, that have trained over 2000 Yoga Teachers. He has Over 20 years Teaching experience and trained with such Yoga Gurus as Iyengar, Pattabhi Jois and others.

In His asana and philosophy classes Mahi teaches a combination of pure Vedic knowledge, intuitive postural alignment and hands on adjustment which creates a harmonious balance that helps to prevent and alleviate ailments and injuries specific to each individual practitioner.

 

The Resort for Yin Yoga training in Spain:

The Yin Yoga Teacher Training in Spain, is held at our luxury resort in the Andalusian countryside. Amalurra resort is located in a quiet, serene area set to a backdrop of majestic mountains and sultry olive groves.

Just 20 minutes’ drive from Granada city the resort is easily accessible, yet offers peace and relaxation in nature.

The retreat centre itself is run by a spiritual community of Andalusians who put energy and care into providing the most wonderful atmosphere and service you could hope for on a yoga retreat.

 

Explore on Yin Yoga Teacher Training Granada:

The wider Granada region holds a number of exciting natural and cultural attractions. From the mystical Alpujarras mountains, to the Sierra Nevada and down to the Costa Tropical centred on Salobreña beach, a visitor to this province can ski in the morning, have lunch in the city, then sit on the beach in the afternoon.

There is something for everyone in this abundantly beautiful area! While on your yoga retreat in Spain, with us, you might wish to spend an evening exploring the old town for a night out, where you can experience the nightlife, nibbling tapas and immersing yourself into the local flamenco dancing. We organise a trip where we take a stroll around the Albaycín, exploring the old Muslim quarter opposite the Alhambra and stop at the Arab tea house for a journey in time with a tea and sweet local pastry, 1400AD style.

Afterwards head up to the Mirador San Nicolás for a spectacular view of the Alhambra and the Sierra Nevada. You may choose to visit the Cathedral and Royal Chapel – resting place of the famous Catholic kings Fernando and Isabel.

Or visit to the Costa Tropical for the beach at Solabrena. Where you can relax and swim and enjoy a traditional lunch.

 

Accommodation:

The accommodation is situated inside the Amalurra resort. The building itself is a traditional design with all modern amenities and hygiene is of the highest standards.

All the rooms are located on the 2 upper stories of the building and are situated around the inner courtyard. This means the rooms are quiet and cool. There is Ac available in every room.

The restaurant and gardens/ pool are at ground level.

The Yoga studio is located on the 1 st floor.

At yin yoga teacher training in Europe there are multiple room options to choose from:

  • Twin share room: 2 people share this room. There are 2 single beds, private bathroom with hot shower, wash basin and toilet. There is a desk, wardrobe with shelves and bedside table. You may book this room with a friend. Or be partnered with another participant.
  • Single occupancy of a double room: This is a private room with a large double bed. private bathroom with hot shower, wash basin and toilet. There is a desk, wardrobe with shelves and bedside table.
  • Single occupancy of a double room: This is a private room with a large double bed. private bathroom with hot shower, wash basin and toilet. There is a desk, wardrobe with shelves and bedside table.
  • Couple occupancy of a double room: This is a private room with a large double bed. private bathroom with hot shower, wash basin and toilet. There is a desk, wardrobe with shelves and bedside table.
  • Single/double Occupancy of a Suite: This is a private room with a large double bed. Reception room, private bathroom with bath tub. hot shower, wash basin and toilet. There is a desk, wardrobe with shelves and bedside table. (Please contact us via email to book this option)

 


Food:

Food is fresh and home prepared onsite by the Spiritual Community chefs.

The menu is totally vegetarian with Vegans and other dietary requirements catered for on request.

We provide breakfast, lunch and dinner with water, tea and snacks available all day.

The breakfast is buffet style with various granolas, muesli, oats, fresh fruit, dried fruits, seeds, nuts, dates, local yogurt, a variety of breads, eggs, tomatoes, local olive oil, juice and smoothies, jams and preserves.

Coffee is made freshly to order for those who wish.

At lunch we offer a fresh salad with variety of breads and main course

The evening meal is a three course. With starter, main and desert. A complimentary glass of Andalusian wine is served for those who wish.

 

Yoga Studio:

Our Studio space is circular with floor to ceiling windows that open out onto balconies with a view of the Granada mountains and olive fields.

It is quiet here and the perfect space to watch the sunrise as you begin the mourning yoga practice.

The room easily holds 20 Yogis very comfortably.

We have a surround sound system,

Yoga props of every kind: matts, belts, blocks, mediation cushions, bolsters, blankets and chairs.

 

Amenities:

  • Heated outdoor pool
  • Nature Garden
  • Indoor restaurant
  • Outdoor restaurant/patio
  • Air-conditioning
  • Hot shower, toilet washbasin in each room
  • Wardrobe and desk in each room
  • Roof top Terrace
  • Lifts

 

We can arrange extra for you at an extra charge:

  • Massage
  • Airport pickup/Drop Off

 

What is Not Included:

  • Airport pickup/Drop Off
  • Visa
  • Flight tickets

 

WHO IS THE YIN YOGA TEACHER TRAINING SUITABLE FOR? 

Our Yin Yoga Teacher Training is designed for practitioners of Yoga who want to experience the rejuvenating effects of this quiet softer Yoga practice, whilst also gaining a thorough understanding of the theory behind the Yin Yoga practice.

This training is open to both practitioners of Yoga and qualified Yoga Teachers.

Experienced yogis and beginners alike will gain a lot from the knowledge this course delivers. But we do recommend that applicants have a minimum of 6 months practice before the start of the course and that they are physically fit, so that they are prepared.

All applications will be considered on an individual basis. If you are unsure about anything at all please feel free to contact us directly.

 

IS THE YIN YOGA TEACHER TRAINING ACCREDITED? 

Our 50 hour Yin Yoga Teacher Training is accredited with Yoga Alliance. This certification is valid worldwide.

On successful completion of the Yin Yoga Teacher Training course; we award already qualified Yoga Teachers a Certification in Yin Yoga Teaching from Mahi Yoga. These hours count as CPD points towards their Continued Professional Teacher Development with Yoga Alliance.

For unqualified Yoga Practitioners. We offer a Certificate of Completion in Yin Yoga Teacher Training from Mahi Yoga.

This Yin Yoga Teacher Training Course can also be taken as a module of 50 hours, which will count as part of our 300- or 500-hour Yoga Teacher Training courses. This must be booked as part of the 300 hour course, contact us directly for more information.

 

Promotions:

BOOK BEFORE JUNE and receive a 150-euro discount!

Book with a friend or as a couple and receive an additional 50-euro discount.

 

Getting There:

The Yin Yoga training in Spain is located at Pinos Puente, Granada, Spain. This is 20 min from Granada airport, 2h 30 min from Sevilla airport, or 1h 15 min from Malaga airport.

If you wish to have an airport transfer from Malaga, we are happy to organize for you both pick up and drop off in time for your flight after the retreat. You can also get to the house via train or bus to Granada. Both, buses and trains, leave Malaga or Sevilla city regularly throughout the day

We provide pick up from the bus station in Granada at a pre-arranged time.

 

Booking link:

To reserve your space on the Yoga Retreat in Granada you need to pay the deposit of 200 Euros

Use this link to pay by Pay Pal:
https://paypal.me/amymahiyoga?locale.x=en_GB

Mark the payment with your full name and Granada

 

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