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RYS200 at Zen Yoga Garage

Zen Yoga Garage RYS200 Training Spring 2020 Zen Yoga Garage is a Registered Yoga School with Yoga Alliance for 200 hour Training (RYS200), and the program has been running since October 2013.

As students learning more about yoga on the path to possibly become a teacher, we can offer you our knowledge; simple breakdowns where it makes it easier to digest, and our in depth analysis where it's important. Our program is touted as one of the most well-rounded in Chicago. While we emphasize Vinyasa style, we will introduce several different styles of yoga and offer you awesome opportunities to try teaching in real world environments. You will be introduced to Kids Yoga, leading Meditation, given a breakdown of Ashtanga and Bikram and so much more! We try to help you find your unique voice rather than give you a script. Exposure to different viewpoints, schools of thought, and styles helps to get you there.

We are so proud of our graduates. They teach all over Chicagoland and at the most prestigious studios in the city. The word is out and our program has garnered a great reputation. We would love you to come and be a part of it!

Zen Garage Yoga Teacher Training
The Short List:
Program Dates:
March 8, 2020 - May 17, 2020

Scheduled Days:
Sundays 9am - 5pm
Thursdays 6pm - 10pm
Saturdays 1:45 - 4:00

Regular Tuition: $2599

$500 due to reserve your spot, Payment Plans Available

Call: 773-227-7748

Space is limited! Reserve your spot soon!

Zen Garage Yoga Teacher Training
Our Team

We utilize the strengths of our very best teachers to lead you in the moment. They bring their own voice to the material and present it as they see fit. Their input into what they provide comes from their own passion and their own perspective, which keeps it fresh and exciting for you as students. And between all of us, you will not find more real hands on experience and actual teaching time in all different scenarios.

You will not regret your decision to complete your TT at ZYG. We would love to have you!

The Teachers
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Your core team! You will also have guest lecturers who are experts in their fields joining in!

What sets us apart?

You will not learn a set sequence in this training.
Rather than have you memorize a script, we are teaching you to "think" about sequencing. We will give you a basic framework so that you are successful, but we want you to tap into your own creative spirit and learn the whys behind the choices we make.

We will provide you with more information rather than less.
One of our most popular aspects of the program are the Intros to styles of yoga. While our focus will mainly be Vinyasa, you will learn about many other styles including Iyengar, Kundalini, Sridaiva, Ashtanga, Hot, and Kids Yoga. Learning about other styles gives you a more comprehensive approach.

You will actually teach a class together on your final graduation day.
You and your fellow teacher trainers will create a sequence to co-teach on your graduation day!


March 8 - May 17
Sundays 9am-5pm
Thursdays 6pm - 10pm
Saturdays 1:45pm - 4pm
(some holiday exceptions apply, detailed calendar will be available soon)


Program Cost Includes:

Optional Additions:

To fulfill your 200 hour Yoga Alliance Requirement we offer additional workshops and events. You are also encouraged to explore other studios and take class here at ZYG with your unlimited yoga benefits!

***It is possible to complete your 200 hour requirement with dedicated study during your 10 weeks, but the journey is yours! You may take unlimited classes during your time in teacher training, but are welcome to join us as a member, or for drop in classes once your time has finished to complete your required contact hours. We will start counting your 200 hours from the time you pay your deposit***

"The Zen Teacher Training was phenomenal. I felt so very guided and cared for throughout the ten week program, I deepened my practice tremendously, and I very much believe I picked up the skills and confidence I need to teach."

Rose Truesdale, TT 2017 Graduate

"Teacher training was really a life changing experience. Not only did I learn so much about yoga, but I learned so much about myself. I left a changed person with a new perspective on all aspects of life. The group of women that I had the good fortune of going through it with were some of the most amazing women I have ever met. I miss our time together so much, but I know they will continue to be a part of my life.

The teachers were incredible. The wealth of knowledge and experience that we were exposed to was truly amazing. Even if I never teach a class (which I hope isn't the case!) I am so glad I decided to enroll in ZYGTT."

Amanda DePalma, TT 2013 Graduate

To sign up, or for more information, Please e-mail Melissa at