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Hot Yoga Teacher Training


  • Thrive Hot Yoga 2559 Livernois Road Troy, MI, 48084 United States (map)
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Limited spots available.

Learn from master trainers and field experts!

What will I learn?

In this teacher training you will learn the 90 minute 26x2 Original Hot Yoga Sequence.

Upon completion of the 9 weeks, you will have a deep understanding of yoga history, anatomy physiology & practical application.

Through a combination of daily practice, posture mechanics and teaching techniques you will have the tools necessary to confidently deliver an effective & therapeutic hot yoga class.

Who are the instructors?

Ida Ripley and Aaron Thomas founders of Original Hot Yoga Academy, in partnership with Thrive Hot Yoga studio owners Ian and Jenny O’Laughlin.

Ida Ripley is the lead instructor & posture coach.

Aaron Thomas is the facilitator, administrator, memorization coach & physiology lecturer.

Curriculum Includes:

  • Ghosh Family Lineage & History

  • Original Yoga 26x2 Method &

  • Asana Training & Practice

  • Posture Mechanics & Alignment

  • Yoga Anatomy

  • Hot Yoga Physiology

  • Teaching Methodology

  • Yoga Philosophy

  • Ethics & Professionalism

  • Over 40 clinical trials proving benefits of yoga

How long is the course?

360 hours over 9 weeks
Classes start on April 17, 2020 and run through June 19, 2020

When are the classes?

Monday: 9am - 4pm
Tuesday: 7am - 4pm
Wednesday: 9am - 4pm
Thursday: 7am - 4pm
Friday: 9am - 4pm
Saturday: 9am - 3pm

Hours subject to change.

How much does this cost?

$3,499 Early Bird Pricing

$3,999 Regular Pricing

How do I qualify for this course?

Important update! As of March 18, 2019 the Spring 2020 Teacher Training is full. A wait list has started for the next Teacher Training, April 9 to June 11, 2021. A recommendation from Ian & Jenny is required to get on the wait list. Please follow the steps below.

A recommendation from Ian & Jenny is required before applying.

To be recommended for this course, you need to have completed a MINIMUM of 100 documented 26x2 classes.

If you have completed the required classes, contact us at ian@thrivehotyoga.com to setup a time to talk.

I’ve got my recommendation, where do I sign up?

For details and reservations, click below.

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