At the Essence of Living Academy, we are devoted to training amazing Yoga and Pilates teachers.
The teachers trained at Essence of Living are sought after and recognised as some of the best in the industry. At Essence of Living we equip you not only to be a brilliant teacher, but we also prepare you for the business of yoga and Pilates.
The Essence of Living courses are registered with Yoga Alliance and Fitness Australia, offering you the highest level of qualifications.
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200hr Yoga Teacher Training - Weekends (Tallebudgera Valley)
Starting 15th August - 11th October 2020
Acquire the skills & expand your knowledge necessary to teach a variety of Yoga classes. Registered with Yoga Alliance 200hr Certification, we offer our students the highest standards for their future success.
25hr History & Philosophy Course (Online)
Starting 17th August 2020
Are you interested in learning more about yoga beyond the asana? Want to learn more about the history and philosophy of yoga and understand the true intention of the practice well beyond achieving a handstand and touching your toes?Register your spot
25hr Roll & Release (Online)
Starting 21st September 2020
Two weeks dedicated to gaining a deeper understanding of anatomy and physiology and how to utilise trigger point balls and a yoga block to facilitate ‘myofascial release.’Register your spot
Pilates Mat Teacher Training - Weekends (Tallebudgera Valley)
26th September - 15th November 2020 | Early bird ends 14th August
This course is ideal for pilates enthusiasts and those wanting to teach pilates. We focus on the classic pilates method with a systematic approach that teaches our trainers to be capable and dynamic pilates instructors.Register your spot
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Combine our short courses to a total of 300hrs to receive an EOL 300hr certificate!
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Academy course creator & head facilitator
- Advanced Diploma in Recreational Fitness
- Business Degree majoring in Marketing
- International Advanced ‘Stott Pilates’ Mat course with Reformer Apparatus Training
- ‘Body Control Pilates’ Mat Course
- ‘Yoga Arts’ 200hr intensive Teacher Training in Ubud, Bali,
- ‘Brahmani Yoga’ 500hr intensive Ashtanga Teacher Training in Goa India
- ‘Jivamukti Yoga’ 300hr intensive Teacher Training plus 500hr apprenticeship in New York
- Trained with Dena Kingsberg for 4 years, completing her one year committed practitioner Ashtanga intensive in Byron Bay
- Paul Grilley 100hr yin in Mexico along with 50hr Chakra Theory & Meditation, plus 50hr Patanjali training in California
- 2x 100hr philosophy courses with Alana Kaivalya & Power Living
- Barre training with Elisabeth Halfpapp and Fred Devito (Exhale)
- 3 month intensive ‘International Thai Massage’ Teacher Training in Chiang Mai Thailand
- One-year Holistic Health Coaching course with the Institute of Integrative Nutrition
- Kinesiology with Ranee Zeller from Bayside Kinesiology
- Tony Robbins Date with Destiny in Gold Coast, Business Mastery in Vegas, Life Mastery & Wealth Mastery in Fiji, Ultimate Relationship program in Hawaii
- Brendan Burchard Peak Performance training in San Diego
- Rod Stryker Vinyasa Krama & Kosha, Kriya, Yoga Master Trainings & Empowering the Heart continuous education