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.
NEXT heart-to-heart in person Teacher Training starts in....
100hr Yoga Sequencing & Adjusting (Tallebudgera Valley)
26th April - 7th May
Go deeper into the study of yoga principles, philosophy, asana, pranayama and meditation, but more importantly the study of the ‘self’. We study the awakening of deeper levels of the energetic body as well as the attunement to the subtler messages of the body’s intelligence.Register your spot
100hr Yin Yoga Teacher Training (Tallebudgera Valley)
17th-28th May | Early bird ends 5th April
This course will inspire you to teach a safe and effective Yin Yoga class that will suit all different skeletal variations and health conditions. You will learn different practices to awaken the meridian channels of the body, creating an overall feeling of calmness and contentment for your students.Register your spot
Barre Teacher Training - Intensive (Mermaid Beach)
7th - 18th June | Early bird ends 26th April.
Continue to develop and further your skills as a dynamic pilates instructor. This 100-hour training course is comprehensive, providing trainers with information not only on the wide selection of equipment-based exercises themselves, but how to effectively teach them in an inspiring and uplifting way.Register your spot
Heart-to-heart in person Teacher Trainings
Direct absorption of our teacher's teachings
Held at our stunning Tallebudgera Valley Forest Academy with a mixture of practical, theory and observation hours, and self-directed assessment, all of our teacher trainings over-deliver every step of the way.
Combine any of these heart-to-heart in person courses and any online courses to a total of 300hrs to receive an EOL 300hr Teacher Training Certificate!
Learning online has never looked so good!!
– Start ANYTIME and go at your own pace!
– 6 months access to work your way through the content
– PLUS each course has its own exclusive EOL Academy Facebook group with a monthly Q&A with Michelle Cassidy
– Combine any of these online courses and any of our heart-to-heart in person courses to a total of 300hrs to receive an EOL 300hr Teacher Training 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