500 HOUR YOGA TEACHER TRAINING IN CHIANG MAI, THAILAND
51 Days | Beginner – Advance
The 500 Hours Yoga Teacher Training at Yoga Vidya Mandiran in Chiangmai, Thailand centre is held over a period of 51 days and 50 nights, which is a combination of 22 days of 200 hours Yoga TTC and 28 days of 300 hours Yoga TTC with a full day rest in between the trainings. The training lays out a strong foundation for deepening the understanding and practices of yoga in a holistic approach. Yoga has become popular in this modern age for its physical practices (“asana”) and other aspect that are essential parts of yoga has been largely looked over. In our TTC, we make sure to integrate well-rounded studies of yoga and bringing spirituality into the teachings and practices to support personal and spiritual growth of our students.
The curriculum integrates the essential subjects consisting of pranayama, shat kriya, asana practices, yoga philosophy, yoga anatomy, relaxation (Yoga Nidra) and meditation. For asana practices, our school focus on Hatha Yoga and Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga styles of asana. Students will go through 6 days of training with 1 rest day per week. On the rest days, our school organizes excursions for students that may involve cultural activities, temples and nature visits in the local area. The rest day is one of the weekdays to avoid tourists and traffic during the weekends.
Accommodations, meals and excursions during the training are inclusive in the course fee as mentioned in more detail below.
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500 Hours Yoga TTC is suitable for those who...
- Are interested in understanding and studying yoga in a holistic approach from a solid foundation
- Are interested in a balance in lifestyle through health in both body and mind
- Are interested in self-discovery through yoga philosophy, meditation and its practices.
- Wants to deepen their understanding and practice in a structured course after years of casually studying and practicing yoga as a hobby.
- Wants to build a solid foundation in yoga, not only in asana but its philosophy and other essential practices, as a based to deepen their future practices and studies of yoga.
- Aspires to share your experience by become an internationally recognized yoga teacher.
Course Completion Requirements
- Weekly Assignments
- Final Teaching Exam
- Final Written Exam
- Required 100% attendance
- No violation of Code of Conduct and School Policy
500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training : Course Curriculum
500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Course in Chiang Mai, Thailand: Daily Schedule
This 500 Hour Yoga Training will be schedule on 6 days per week for the intensive study and practices and on the rest day there will be excursions organized by school as mentioned above. During this yoga teacher training, you will be provided with three yoga vegetarian meals (no eggs), including afternoon tea or herbal drink.
We encourage students to go to sleep early around 9pm or before 10pm as that is conducive to the yoga training. Here it is the typical daily schedule for 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Chiangmai, Thailand:
Typical Daily Schedule
|05:00 – 06:00||:||Wake Up!|
|06:15 – 06:30||:||Mantra Chanting|
|06:30 – 07:30||:||Shat-kriyas & Pranayama Practices|
|07:30 – 09:00||:||Hatha Yoga (Classical)|
|09:00 – 10:00||:||Breakfast & Free Time|
|10:00 – 11:00||:||Yoga Philosophy|
|11:00 – 12:00||:||Yoga Anatomy & Physiology|
|12:30 – 13:00||:||Karma Yoga (Seva)|
|13:00 – 14:30||:||Lunch|
|14:30 – 16:00||:||Self-Study / Self-Practice / Extra Alignment Session (2x per week)|
|16:00 – 16:15||:||Tea Break|
|16:30 – 18:00||:||Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga|
|18:00 – 19:00||:||Relaxation & Meditation|
|19:00 – 20:00||:||Dinner|
|20:00 – 21:00||:||Self-Study / Free-Time|
|21:00||:||Go to Sleep!|
|* Schedule is subjected to slight changes.
Note: The first day of the course will start with an opening fire ceremony at 10.30am.
500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Course in Chiang Mai, Thailand: Course Dates
Here are few upcoming course dates for our 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training:
|Course Date||Course Name||Book Now|
|3rd October – 22nd November, 2020||500 Hour YTTC in Chiang Mai, Thailand|
|3rd October – 22nd November, 2021||500 Hour YTTC in Chiang Mai, Thailand|
|3rd January – 22nd February, 2022||500 Hour YTTC in Chiang Mai, Thailand|
|3rd October – 22nd November, 2022||500 Hour YTTC in Chiang Mai, Thailand|
|3rd January – 22nd February, 2023||500 Hour YTTC in Chiang Mai, Thailand|
|3rd October – 22nd November, 2023||500 Hour YTTC in Chiang Mai, Thailand|
500 hour Yoga TTC in Chaing Mai, Thailand: Course Fee
|Accommodation Type||Price Per Person|
|Budget Female Dorm (3-4 mins walking distance)||US$
|Standard Female Dorm||US$
|Shared Twin Room||US$
|Private Single Room||US$
|Note: Yoga Vidya Mandiram is currently offering US$ 350 discount for 500 Hours Yoga TTC commencing in 2020 and 2021.|
Book Your Seat: A minimum of US$ 500 advance deposit is required to secure your seat for the course. The remaining course fee is due on arrival at our school reception.
Advance deposit is strictly non-refundable. However, your advance deposit amount can be retained for rescheduling, only if applicant makes a request 7 days before the program start date. Please read details under Refund Policy.
School Policy & Code of Conduct
By signing and booking for your course at Yoga Vidya Mandiram, you are acknowledging that you have read, agree and accept our School Policy and Code of Conduct. Please go through our School Policy and Code of Conduct thoroughly.