Yoga teacher Training
Los Angeles, spring 2024
“Such an incredible program. I couldn’t have asked for more supportive teachers to guide this process.” ~Ashley Tabata, Online 2021
Are you ready to live a richer, deeper, happier life and deal gracefully with the constant ebb and flow of daily stress? Then a Yoga Teacher Training is for you. Our teachers will help you shed self-inflicted limitations keeping you from reaching your true POTENTIAL.
There is no shortage of Yoga Teacher Trainings out there now. But if you are looking for personal attention and MENTORING along the way then we have you covered.
- We limit space to allow for a SMALL group.
- Find COMMUNITY with likeminded people.
- Be SEEN and heard as you embark on this TRANSFORMATIVE experience.
- Become an EXTRAORDINARY Yoga Teacher through our individualized program.
What You Will Learn On Your Yoga Teacher Training:
Practice and learn how to teach a dynamic Vinyasa class. We start with learning the Ashtanga lineage to establish a good foundation. Then we explore more creative Vinyasa Flow sequences. Learn how to offer modifications and variations to teach a variety of levels.
Discover the power of meditation and its effects on your practice and life. With various techniques find what works for you and what might connect for your students. Pranayama or breath work will be explored to support our Meditation and Mindfulness practices.
We break down the postures one by one to understand the alignment and benefits of each Asana. Learn how to cue, offer modifications, assist and adjust. Sequence your classes intelligently, safely and creatively. We teach you the Sanskrit and English names of the Asanas.
Receive a foundation of Anatomy as it relates to Yoga Asana. Learn how each students body is unique to them and how to “teach the student and not the Asana.” With a basic understanding of Anatomy you can help a student reach their individual potential safely.
Dive into various areas of Yoga Philosophy starting with the Yoga Sutras. Explore the subtle Body with the Chakra Energetic System. Practice ancient chants and mantras. Receive an introduction to Ayurveda, the sister science to Yoga.
Restorative & Yin
Balance the Dynamic or Yang practices of Vinyasa and Ashtanga with Yin and Restorative Yoga. Get an introduction to these styles of Yoga. Learn how they can be a wonderful compliment to our active asana practice and busy modern lives.
Yoga Teacher Training Includes:
- Feedback and COACHING directly from Carri & Sarah
- 30 hr. Anatomy Course that meet the NEW Yoga Alliance Standards
- A comprehensive and DETAILED Drishti Yoga Teacher Training Manual
- BONUS Ashtanga Yoga Primary Series practice sheet
- Life long CONNECTIONS and friends in your group
- Access to the Drishti Global NETWORK
Why Choose Us?
We know finding the right Yoga Teacher Training can be a daunting experience. Rest assured and be confident you’ve made the right choice! Here are some great reasons we stand out from other schools:
→Our program is not a Yoga Factory pumping out teachers
→We have been training teachers since 2011.
→ We are hands on with guiding our students and offer INDIVIDUALIZED support.
→We have studied and taught all around the Globe!
→Our personalities will leave you laughing as you grow in a supportive environment. We take a focused yet fun approach to Yoga.
→We are here to answer your questions and hold space for you.
→Our articles have been featured in many publications for our expertise in Yoga & Wellness.
We both bring our own expertise and individual perspective. Our styles compliment each other offering a unique balance.
If there is one word to describe Carri it’s PEPPER. This firecracker will inspire you and motive you get up and move with her Moto “You are stronger than you think you are!”
Read more about Carri’s journey with Yoga and her adventurous life…
Nurture is her nature, long before Sarah had kids of her own she has taught with a motherly wisdom. Philosophy and Energetics are her passion and she weaves them into her teachings while keeping things real.
Read more about Sarah’s story and background…
Yoga Anatomy by Leslie Kaminoff
The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali by Sri Swami Satchidananda
Light on Yoga by B.K.S. Iyengar
Heart of Yoga by T.K.V. Desikachar
The Bhagavad Gita
HEAR WHAT OUR GRADUATES HAVE TO SAY ↓
“I would recommend to anyone! Carri and Sarah are experts in their field and are amazing teachers. They hold space and encourage you to connect with your inner teacher. I learned a ton with them.” ~Alycia Messenger, Online 2021
“Sarah Walsh and Carri Uranga are thoughtful and passionate teachers who have so much to share and I am grateful for the time I was able to spend with them. I feel incredibly fortunate to have had the opportunity to take the 200 hour yoga teacher training that they offer. Their program deepened my practice and my knowledge of yoga in ways that I could not have anticipated. I would strongly recommend this yoga school to any- and every- one!” ~Brittany Coll, Online 2021
What is the cost?
Who are the teachers?
Carri Uranga and Sarah Walsh. We have been working together since 2011.
Is Drishti a Registered Yoga Alliance School?
Yes we have been since 2012 as well as both Carri and Sarah are ERYT-500 hour yoga instructors, each having taught for 14 years.
Will I be able to register for Yoga Alliance?
Yes, our Online Yoga Teacher Training is approved by Yoga Alliance.
Will I get a certificate with an online Yoga Teacher Training?
Yes, upon completion of the course you will receive a certificate in 200 hrs of Vinyasa Yoga.
I am a complete beginner, can I still do this course?
YES! While it is beneficial to have some knowledge of yoga, you can still do this course and graduate successfully.
Is it required to be a Yoga Alliance member?
NO. Some Yoga teachers choose to never register with Yoga Alliance. It is not a requirement. It is a choice.
I don’t want to teach, will I get anything out of the course?
Absolutely, in fact many people take the course just to learn more about yoga without any intention of ever teaching.
Most end up at least sharing Yoga with friends and family afterwards. Almost all students say it was life changing, the best experience and they wish everyone did it!
What style will I be able to teach?
You recieve a Vinyasa certification, we also introduce you to Ashtanga, Hatha, Restorative and Yin.
Who will I be able to teach after I graduate?
The options are endless. The great thing about Yoga is that it can be taught to anyone. Yoga transcends age, race and demographics.
Does Drishti Support Black Lives Matter?
We believe Black Lives Matter. Love is Love. Kindness to all. Women’s rights are human rights. We educate ourselves on Anti-racism, social justice and are continually learning and more importantly UN-learning.
We offer at least one BIPOC scholarship to all of our trainings and courses. Ask us how to apply since we have a different application for each course or training.
Is there a payment plan?
Contact us directly if you need a payment plan we may be able to make special arrangements.
Are there any refunds available?
No, we do not offer refunds for the course.
Did we miss something?
Please email us with any questions at all or just to chat. We are very open and here for YOU! Our response time is usually within 24 hours.