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 Prana Mama 85 Hour Prenatal 

EcoFit Yoga is a Yoga Alliance accredited Registered Prenatal Yoga School (RPYS). Our Prana Mama Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training is an 85-hour course that provides you with everything you need to become a Registered Prenatal Yoga Teacher (RPYT). Upon completion of the course, you have all the tools you need to begin teaching pre and postnatal students, and will be eligible to register as a prenatal yoga teacher with the Yoga Alliance. 

Our Prana Mama PYTT course ensures that all of our students graduate with a thorough understanding of how to guide and support their students through the prenatal and postnatal experience. Our unique approach not only provides you with a comprehensive education in this specialty subject matter, but also supports you to develop your personal brand by helping you to expand your own teacher toolkit.

 

Our main goal is to train great teachers! In addition to learning the outlined material, you will work one-on-one with our Lead Teacher throughout the course to develop your Prenatal Yoga Teacher Portfolio. The content of this portfolio will have been written by you, using EcoFit Yoga class models, with guidance and feedback from the Lead Teacher. Your Prenatal Yoga Teacher Portfolio will include everything you need to begin advertising your offerings, and start working with prenatal clients as soon as you graduate!

Prenatal Yoga Teacher Portfolio

60 minute prenatal yoga class

15 minute guided meditation script

2 hour prenatal workshop (outline + marketing material)

Personal prenatal yoga instructor bio

One-on-one client establishment package

Prenatal client resource list

Prenatal healthcare network provider referral list

Postpartum care package

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be equipped to:

  1. Modify an all-level vinyasa class to fit the needs of a prenatal student

  2. Provide regular, progressive instruction to a private prenatal client through all phases of the pregnancy (from pre-conception to the postpartum period)

  3. Offer prenatal yoga classes, workshops, and series to perinatal students

  4. Approach any prenatal offering from a place of compassion, empathy, and understanding of the pregnancy experience 

  5. Act as an advocate during the perinatal period

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Areas of Focus

Prenatal Yoga

You will receive detailed instruction on a variety of techniques to use when working with prenatal clients, in areas such as: asana, pranayama, visualization, meditation, yoga philosophy, daily routines, etc.

Pregnancy

You will be educated on the overall pregnancy process from the modern Western perspective, as well as from the traditional Ayurvedic perspective; you will receive information on how to safely support a prenatal student throughout each of the three trimesters, with the addition of the “fourth trimester”

Ayurvedic Care

You will learn the basic principles of Ayurveda, and be shown how these principles can be  applied to the topic of pregnancy and childbirth

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