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300 Hour Advanced Teacher Training

*Advance and refine your understanding of the fundamentals of asana. You will build upon what you learned in your 200 hour program in the following areas: Standing Poses, Inversions, Forwards Bends, Arm Balances, Twists, Backbends and Advanced Asana. You will learn to master hands on adjustments, sequencing, modifications and variations for each asana.  ( 70 hrs)

*Deepen your teaching skills by learning how to work with beginners, lead private lessons, injury management and serving special physical needs. You will also receive guidance on the business of yoga. (50 hrs)

*Practicum: Receive direct feedback and advance your teaching skills by weekly practice teaching & sequence creation. Observe others teaching and give feedback. 'In class privates': assisting students while someone else is teaching every month. Personal guidance from Lesley Desaulniers will help you find your authentic voice and bring your own wisdom and life experience to your teaching. (100 hrs) 

*Deepen your meditation practice and learn to lead meditation (25 hrs) 

*Explore the magic of Sanskrit and yoga philosophy teaching with Ramana Erikson
Yoga Sutras Immersion (20 hrs) 
Intro to Sanskrit Immersion (15hrs) 

* Learn to lead mantras, the art of the dharma talk, nada yoga and how to teach a theme throughout the entire class. (25 hrs)

This course is led by Lesley Desaulniers with guest faculty Alison Smith, Mirabai and Ramana Erickson

This program will hold sessions about once a month with homework in between sessions. Hours will be 12:30-7pm on Saturday and Sunday. 

Course Dates:


January 19 &20 

February 16 & 17

March 9 & 10

 April 27 & 28 

May 18 &19   May 25 &26

June 15 &16

July 20 & 21

August 31 & Sept 1

September 14 & 15

October 19 &20 

November 9 &10 

December 7 &8 December 14 &15

January 11 &12


To be accepted into this course, please contact Lesley by emailing

Fees: $3950 if registered by July 16 2018 

$4200 for all registrations after July 16 2018

*Please note our cancellation policy*

Payment plans are available, but the full cost of the program is due one month before program begins. If you cancel 30 days or more before the start of the program, your deposit will be forfeited and the remaining balance will be refunded (minus 6% for processing fees). If you cancel within 29 days of the start of the program (for any reason) or do not attend the program, the entire tuition is non-refundable and non-transferable. Once the program begins the program tuition is non-refundable and non-transferable.