YOUR TEACHER TRAINING
Our BIG Teacher Training Programs are highly sought-after, comprehensive and impactful. You will leave the program ready to teach anyone anywhere using specific tools and methodology, causing extraordinary results in yourself and others, in any area of your life. Our commitment to you is that you are fully supported and empowered throughout your journey. Teacher Training is about being up to something BIGGER than yourself.
The BIG Teacher Empowerment Program (TEP) is a highly sought-after, comprehensive and impactful yoga teacher training. TEP is a fully immersive 200-hour Yoga Alliance-approved program. TEP is not just teacher training — it’s leadership training. You will leave the program ready to teach a Journey Into Power class using the Baptiste Methodology to anyone anywhere; along with tools that give you access to causing extraordinary results in yourself and others, in any area of your life. Our commitment to you is that you are fully supported and empowered throughout your TEP journey, even after TEP ends. TEP is about being up to something bigger than yourself.
BIG's 300 hour teacher training program, will cultivate your leadership, teaching, asana, and contemplative skills to enable you to grow in the direction you choose. You will step into the world of mastery and ownership in your teaching through expanding your knowledge, elevating your effectiveness, and cultivating your unique expression. You will emerge as a leader, fulfilling on the legacy and impact you want to leave. We will dive deep into yoga philosophy, vinyasa sequencing, meditation, pranayama, advanced postures, leading powerful inquiry, cultivating community and service. This training is specified weekends out of each month. Start date weekend of October 27th-29th, 2017. Please note that you must be 200-hour certified through the Yoga Alliance to apply.
BIG SUP Yoga is Houston’s premiere stand-up paddleboard yoga program. SUP yoga is a fast-growing branch of yoga, and BIG is the first studio in Houston to offer teacher training for SUP Yoga. BIG SUP Yoga Teacher Training is a weekend-long, 25-hour program designed for RYT 200 certified yoga teachers. Our program is designed to get you out of your script and your comfort zone as a teacher and to have you create from what’s right in front of you. By the nature of teaching on a SUP board, you’ll empower others to explore new possibilities in their practice and their lives. Our training covers SUP Yoga equipment; basic paddling skills; how to set up your SUP Yoga "studio"; how to structure a SUP Yoga class; SUP pose variations; the distinctions of teaching SUP Yoga; how to create a SUP Yoga community; and the business of SUP Yoga.
Prerequisites: RYT 200, CPR & First Aid Certified.
BIG Kids Yoga empowers the next generation in growing up with greater mindfulness,
self-confidence, compassion, and creativity. BIG Kids Yoga Teacher Training is a weekend-long, 25-hour program designed for anyone who is inspired by what’s possible through kids engaging in yoga. Get ready to climb into your time machine, head back to your childhood, and rediscover yoga and its poses through play, exploration, creativity and imagination. Learn how be in your full self-expression and relate to kids on their level so that you can teach them yoga poses, breath and meditation in a powerful and fun way. You will graduate with a Certificate of Completion from BIG Kids Yoga and all of the tools you need to teach a kids yoga class for ages ranging from 2 to 16 years old. No prior yoga teaching certification is required.
This program is designed to take your leadership and service in our community to the next level. In this three day program, you will learn to empower people in their yoga practice through the art of hands on assists. This program is a pre/post requisite for our Teacher Empowerment Program with the intention of empowering you in your leadership and knowledge prior to taking the leap to become a yoga teacher. Once this program is complete, you will be eligible to assist in classes on the schedule and support taking people to the next level in their yoga practice.