Dancing Warrior Yoga
Why Choose Dancing Warrior Yoga Teacher Training?
Learn from a master teacher with over 25 years of teaching experience.
Course coordinator Mathew Bergan studied Hatha yoga in Australia and India and has trained with many great teachers including Shri K Pattabhi Jois, Simon Borg Olivier, Shandor Remete, Eileen Hall, Shiva Rae and Donna Farhi. He has also attended master workshops with International teachers: TKV Desikachar, Geeta Iyengar, Richard Freeman, Emma Balnaves and Jasmin Takeshi.
In addition to Mathew’s yoga training, he also holds of a B.A. in Dance and Communications and an Advanced Diploma in Sports Massage. Mathew integrates into all of his teachings his knowledge of the body learned through 30 years of inquiry into human movement forms. His style fuses the kinetic qualities of movement with the muscular/skeletal foundations of Hatha yoga, full embodiment and conscious breathing.
Limited numbers to ensure you get personalized attention
We limit the class sizes to make sure you get PERSONALISED attention and the adequate time to learn the skills necessary to be an amazing yoga teacher. Our small intake means you get more time practicing teaching, more time honing adjustment skills and more time interacting with our teaching staff.
Be a part of a powerful and supportive community
DWY is proud of its yoga community dedicated to helping new yoga teachers excel. Ask any one of our teacher trainee graduates and they’ll tell you one of the best things about DWY is the community. Many of our YTT students leave our program with new life-long friendships.
Start teaching right away
Gain confidence and overcome your fear by teaching community classes at the studio after you graduate as part of the mentorship program.
Build your yoga resume and get teaching jobs
DWY offers its yoga trainees multiple ways to expand their knowledge beyond 200 hrs. Participate in our 350 hr programs and/or add teaching to your resume by teaching some of our community classes.
Opportunities to Grow beyond 200 hrs.
Refine your skills and add to your credentials post the 200 hours (level 1) with our 150 hour (level 2) course:
- Yin Yoga 50 hours
- Therapeutic One-to-One 40 hours
- Adjustments and Assisting 25 hours
- Creative Class Sequencing 25 hours
- Mentoring 10 hours