YIMI offers a range of specialised training programs in yoga to enhance your knowledge and understanding of yoga.
YIMI offers a range of short courses for yoga teachers and those members of the public who are interested in learning more about particular areas of yoga. These courses attract CPD points with Yoga Australia.
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TRADITIONAL YOGA THERAPY
This course will explore the five koshas (layers) that make up what we experience and identify as our human nature. From the lineage of Krischnamacharya, the full teachings from this Vedic model will be broken down to reveal a delightful and welcome path to Self-knowledge and health.
PRENATAL YOGA & YOGA FOR WOMEN
Want to feel confident teaching safely to pregnant women? Join us for an introduction in Prenatal Yoga and Yoga for Women with Samantha Lindsay-German. Sam will teach you how to safely integrate pregnant women in regular yoga classes as well as within a specialised prenatal class.
MEDITATION TEACHER TRAINING
This Meditation Australia accredited course is made up of three specialist modules plus more. Study Yoga Nidra, Meditation for the Brain & Neuroscience, and Yoga Psychology & Spiritual Development. Whether you do this course for yourself or to teach others, it is a highly valuable practice to live by and share with others. Meditation is the innovative lifestyle medicine of the 21st century.
ADVANCED DIPLOMA OF YOGA THERAPY
YIMI offers an Advanced Diploma of Yoga and Meditation Teacher Training and Ayurvedic Massage. This is designed to further your training as a yoga teacher and equip you with the skills to become the best practitioner you can be. The Advanced Diploma is made up of various specialty modules that can be taken as standalone courses or together to complete the diploma.
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restorative yoga therapeutics
Restorative Yoga rejuvenates the whole body, mind and nervous system. The long and uninterrupted practice of asanas practised with meditative awareness brings us complete mental freedom and heightened personal power. This course is designed for yoga teachers and is suitable for teachers and practitioners alike. March 18 & 19 and April 22 & 23
Yoga Nidra is such effective technique, not only for physical or mental relaxation but also for preparing the mind for the higher yogic discipline. The practice recognises your innate peace of mind that is always present amidst all changing circumstances of life. Learn the foundations, benefits, how to practice and how to teach Yoga Nidra. May 20 & 21
ayurvedic massage & energetic anatomy
Ayurvedic Massage is based on ancient wisdom about the mind-body-energy connection and affects all levels of the mind, soul and senses. Learn how to relieve the mind and body from tensions, tightness, stresses and toxic build ups with massage and marma point therapy. June 10 & 11 and July 15 & 16.
trauma release teacher training
It is now a known scientific fact that trauma is stored in tissues of our body. Trauma changes our body, our gut, our brain wave patterning, our nervous system and our brains. In this course, through methods of trauma release for the muscles, organs and fascia, we will explore the ways to bring freedom of movement and mind into the present. All welcome.
meditation for the brain & neuroscience
Meditation is the most functional integrative medicine of the 21st century. Pioneering evidence supports that our thoughts create a foot print on the brain and meditation can shape the brain in a positive way. Explore how you can integrate this cutting edge science and meditative awareness into your life and your professional practice.
YOGA PSYCHOLOGY & SPIRITUAL DEVELOPMENT
Develop an ancient insight into the understanding of the human mind. Learn the psychological and philosophical frameworks that have shaped the spiritual intelligence of the current day. This course is an insightful and joyous look into a philosophy that has inspired for millennia. Specially designed for yoga teachers.
Each course attracts CPD points and where required is accredited with the appropriate industry body.
The teachers of our specialist programs have undertaken specific training in their field of specialisation and have experience teaching yoga in their respective area.
Specialised training makes you a better yoga teacher. With the ability to adapt yoga to suit more people, your potential for sharing yoga becomes far greater.