Free to be a teacher

Kick-start your journey to living your best life - AND LOVING IT! This is a transformative training program designed to create space for action in your life and in your community!

Through this program you will develop the tools you need to become a yoga teacher and leader: inspiring change, cultivating greatness and being of service to your community and beyond. Whether you are a yoga student inspired to teach, a teacher ready to empower, or a new yogi excited to breakthrough into a life you love, join us on your mat for this powerful training! You will receive the required training needed to apply for Registered Yoga Teacher status (RYT 200) with Yoga Alliance. Here is what you will study in the training:

  • ● Powerful sequence based on Baron Baptiste's "Journey Into Power" to deliver your class
  • ● Detailed anatomy and physiology training
  • ● General principles of alignment and modifications for every BODY
  • ● The powerful art of hands-on assisting
  • ● Real time teaching and live feedback/coaching
  • ● The history of yoga, ethics and philosophy
  • ● Health and nutrition guidance
  • ● Business of yoga
  • ● Communication, public speaking & presentation skills
  • ● Vision & Goal-Setting

August 2-5
August 23-26
September 13-16
October 4-7
October 25-28
November 8-11

Thursday + Fridays 5-10pm*
Saturdays 8am - 10pm*
Sundays 8am - 6pm*
*times may vary slightly

$3050 (*Early Bird Pricing - paid in full by June 30, 2018)
$3250 (*Regular Pricing)
  • Payment plans are available - contact us for details.
  • *5% of your tuition will be donated to Project Peaceful Warriors of New Orleans and Africa Yoga Project of Nairobi, Kenya.

    Investment Includes:
  • ● Unlimited yoga classes at Free To Be Power Yoga Old Metairie, New Orleans and/or Morgan City during Teacher Training months.
  • ● Learning to teach yoga from your own personal vitality and authenticity.
  • ● Confidence in communication, public speaking and presentation skills.
  • ● Opportunities for continual training and development as an FTB assistant, FTB teaching
  • apprentice, FTB substitute teacher, and/or FTB teacher.
  • ● Personalized support with one-on-one mentoring from Kelly Boudreaux and Janae Holmes throughout the training. We are here for your growth and learning to create a customized training that will challenge, inspire and provide you with an unmessable foundation to achieve your goals for this training and for your life.
  • ● Life-changing experience with an out of the box result for your life! With a whole lot of sweat, work, laughter and joy.
  • ● Book: Perfectly Imperfect by Baron Baptiste.
  • ● 15% off Free To Be branded Apparel during training weekends.
  • ● 15% off Free To Be Workshops during the months of training.
*A non-refundable deposit of $500 is due at the time your application is accepted. This deposit will be applied to the total cost of the program. All fees are non-refundable. Credit toward future Free To Be teacher trainings will be given (including $500 application deposit) for cancellations at least 7 days prior to the start of the program.

  • ● 100% attendance is required. Certification will not be granted if 100% attendance has not been achieved.
  • ● Students must come fully prepared for each training session.
  • ● Students are asked to bring meals, extra clothing and all that they need for the entire process.
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