200hrs Yoga Certification is the very first step for any aspiring Yoga Teacher / Instructor to teach this ancient art of health, harmony and wellbeing on a world-wide level. This is one of the most acceptable minimum standards set by an organization to teach Yoga in recent times. Credit goes to Yoga Alliance, USA for all the efforts made to bring an idea of regulation over learning and teaching Yoga by setting up the designations for Yoga Schools and Yoga professional's world over. After a successful completion of 200hrs curriculum from a RYS 200 Yoga School (Registered Yoga School at 200hrs level) with 200hrs Yoga Certification, participants are eligible to get registered with Yoga Alliance, USA for a designation of RYT 200 (Registered Yoga Teacher at 200hrs level).
Eligibility to join 200hrs Yoga Teacher Training Course in India
This 200 hours Yoga Teacher Training Course is for anyone from anywhere, with any background, nationality or religion. Be ready, it may open up the gate of possibilities, can bring wonders especially for those stuck with the ideas of limitations, can be magical, if you are already interested in exploration of this ancient Indian art & science of Yoga.
Medium of communication in this course is English, so it requires a certain amount of proficiency in the language to be able to handle and respond to the instructions and lectures. There are no educational requirements to join it. As long as you are able to express yourself and be who you are, you're welcome.
The age of the Candidate shouldn't be less than 18 or more than 60 at the time of admission. In case of any of these situations a prior permission from the executive committee of Rishikesh Yogpeeth is mandatory.
Individuals experiencing injuries or ailments are advised to get in touch with a Medical professional before joining the course. Rishikesh Yogpeeth may ask for a letter of permission as a prerequisite from that Medical authority. In case of pregnancy, a certificate of medical authorization is a must to be able to participate in this physically and mentally intensive discipline.
Due to any reason, if a participant is found unfit to complete the course curriculum, Rishikesh Yogpeeth keeps the right to discontinue his/her course without any refund. In some of the inevitable situations Rishikesh Yogpeeth may allow participants to complete the course in the near future with the same fee and no additional charges.
Kindly be aware that the traditional Indian methods of teaching this ancient art of Yoga may differ from a western philosophical standpoint. During the Course, there also is a possibility that the fundamental understanding of Yogic Path may come up differently in comparison to the Yoga School in West. Therefore it's very important for the participants to make up their mind for this challenging but rewarding experience before committing to it.
Especially in case, if you are just expecting this to be a modified form of physical workout in the name of Yoga, then choosing Rishikesh Yogpeeth as a Yoga School in India may not be the right decision for you. One should apply for this only if he/she is ready & willing to experience the strict regime of Yogic rules and regulations at the center.