Yoga Teacher Training – Winter 2018

About Black Swan Yoga Teacher Training

Black Swan Yoga is a 200hr and 300hr Registered Yoga School with the Yoga Alliance. We offer multiple schedules for our Yoga Teacher Trainings, so check out which format works best with your lifestyle! BSY’s Director of YTT, Madilyn McCarthy, E-RYT 500, P-RYT is the Lead Trainer for our programs and is joined by RYTs Felicia Vijitchanton, Patsy Springer, Christine Anderson, and Noah Villalobos. YTT occurs at BSY Anderson at 1417 West Anderson Lane in Austin, Texas! Check out the training experience on Instagram at #BSYTT. Select the LEARN MORE button below for more information!

2018 Teacher Training Dates


Our 200hr Yoga Alliance Registered Training covers:

  • Alignment, Sanskrit, physical benefits, and how to teach Hatha Yoga with an emphasis on Vinyasa and Ashtanga Yoga
  • Practicing and teaching meditation and pranayama (breath work)
  • Anatomy and physiology in relation to yoga asana
  • History, philosophy, and the lifestyle of yoga
  • The chakra system in relation to psychology
  • Hands on assisting and adjusting
  • Business, marketing and ethics of being a yoga teacher
  • Introduction to prenatal and postnatal yoga
  • Introduction to advanced asana
  • Introduction to restorative yoga

A day in the life for weekend students:

8am-9:30am Asana
9:30am-10am Meditation
10am-1pm Alignment, Anatomy, and Assisting
1pm-2pm Lunch Break
2pm-3pm History, Philosophy, & Lifestyle
3pm-4pm Chakras & Self Study
4pm-6pm Practice Teaching

A day in the life for week night students:

6pm-7pm Yoga Asana and Meditation
7pm-8pm Alignment, Anatomy, Assisting
8pm-9pm Teaching & Assisting
9pm-10pm Philosophy, Chakras, History