Teacher Training: Oct 2017 – May 2018


It’s finally here. You asked and we listened. We are so excited to offer 18 weekends of a JAYA YOGA 300 Hour advanced Teacher Training. If you are interested in pushing your teaching to the next level with your beloved teachers, Ramit, Carla, Sarah, Liz, David, Susan, Laura, Judy and more then this might be the program for you. We are limiting this exclusive first year to 20 diligent and devoted students. Apply SOON to hold your spot. We expect this to fill early.



Dates: 18 Weekends


October 20-22
November 3-5 & 10-12
December 1-3, 8-10 & 15-18
January 5-7, 12-14 & 26-28
February 2-4, 16-18 & 23-25
March 9-11, 16-18 & 23-25
April 13-15 & 20-22
May 4-6



Early bird discount: 15% off if paid in full by August 31,2017
Payment Plan available: 7 installments
$500 non-refundable down payment is required to reserve your place in the training

Schedule & Required Attendance:

18 weekends: October 2017 – May 2018
Timings: Friday 7 – 9pm
Saturdays 12:45 – 5:15pm
Sundays 12:45 – 5:15pm
Monthly Kirtans Saturdays 7 – 8:30 pm
Monthly Mentor Meetings
Monthly Teaching anaysis
Teaching Community Classes

Topics Covered:

Confident and Dynamic Sequencing
Anatomy and Physiology of the Asana
How to Teach Advanced, Basic and Beginners
Harmonium 101, Learn to Chant OM and More for your Classes
Yoganidrasana, the Art and Science of SOUND Meditation
Advanced Restorative
Advanced Studies in Yoga Sutra and Gita
The Mythological Stories Behind the Asanas
YIN Training with Laura Kauffmann
Advanced Assists
Advanced Pranayama
Meditation (learn to teach it and offer techniques)
History of Yoga
Chakras, Nadis and the Subtle Body
Working with Clients Who Have Pathologies
Business of Yoga, How to Teach Privates and Remaining Inspired

Required Texts:

  1. The Courage to Teach, Parker Palmer
  2. The Bhagavad Gita, Winthrop Sargeant
  3. Light on Life, Iyengar
  4. Yoga Sutra Workbook, VYAS
  5. Ganesh Goes to Lunch, Kamla Kapur
  6. Yoga & Vegetarianism, Sharon Gannon

Requirements to Apply:

  1. Must have completed a 200 Hour Training
  2. Must have a reasonably well developed asana practice
  3. Fill Out Application
  4. Personal Interview


Email: with any questions.

Ramit and Carla are excited to talk to you!!



Carla Stangenberg

Carla Stangenberg, Director

Ramit Kreitner

Ramit Kreitner, Director

Sarah Selig

Sarah Selig

Judy Atrubin

Judy Atrubin

David Figueroa

David Figueroa

Liz Buehler

Liz Buehler

Video & Photos


Jaya Yoga Center is a registered 300-hour yoga school with Yoga Alliance.

Jaya Yoga Center: Serving Brooklyn since 2000