Unity Yoga Teacher Trainings

Join Unity Yoga for our Fall 2021 200-hour yoga teacher training!

Unity’s Teacher Training is facilitated by Arielle Ashford  and Brittany Emmanuel. Unity Yoga was the first Registered Yoga School in Philadelphia to be approved under the new Yoga Alliance guidelines, in 2020 which ensures all trainees receive a well rounded experience

Arielle is an ERYT-200/RYT-500, and is also a 100 Hour certified Yoga Nidra teacher, linage teacher from the Himalayan Institute and Founder of Unity Yoga. Arielle is passionate about Yogic Philosophy, meditation, ethics, and yoga for social justice. 

Brittany Emmanuel is an ERTY-200, and holds additional trainings in Yin, Trauma, and Advanced Teaching Methods. Brittany is passionate about bio-mechanics, anatomy, yoga ethics, and yoga for social justice.

Registration and Tuition Pricing

Early Bird Registration (Prior to July 1st, 2021) – $2,300. Regular Registration (After July 1st, 2021) – $2,500.

Registration closes on August 31, 2021. 

Registration can be paid in full at the time of registration or a non-refundable deposit of $500 can be made to hold your training spot and enter into a payment plan. Payment is due in full either at the early registration deadline or regular registration deadline unless you have an approved payment plan.

Training Details

Training topics include:
  • Overview of yoga and its roots 
  • Yoga Sutra’s
  • Bhagavad Gita 
  • Chanting and Mantra 
  • Yoga Nidra 
  • The 8-Limbs of Yoga 
  • Anatomy 
  • Bio-Mechanics 
  • Subtle Body 
  • Prana
  • How to safety and effectively structure and deliver a well rounded class 
  • Asana and modifications 
  • Yoga ethics
  • Yoga for Social Justice 
  • Recovery Yoga  
  • And much more!

 

Full Schedule
 
2021 Dates:
  • September 11th and 12th
  • October 2nd and 3rd
  • November 6th and 7th
  • December 4th and 5th

2022 Dates

  • January – 8th and 9th
  • February 5th and 6th
  • March 5th and 6th
  • April 9th and 10th
  • May 7th and 8th
  • June 4th and 5th 
Attendance and Make-up Policy

 

Attendance Tracking: Attendance at each classroom hour of the Unity Yoga teacher training will be tracked using Mindbody. Students should check in at the beginning (or upon arrival) of each classroom session and practice hour to document attendance.

 

Missed or Incomplete Classes/Trainings: Missed or incomplete classes/trainings may be made up in other training sessions, or in the next full yoga teacher training, with up to one years for completion at no additional cost.

Documentation for misses Classes/Trainings: Advance notice and documentation as to the reason for missed classes or trainings is not required; all reasons for missed session will be accepted and should be discussed with the lead trainer and/or studio owner to facilitate a makeup session/class plan.

Refund Policy
 
Cancellation and Refund Policy: All refunds over $100 will be made by check. Administrative fees charged for Payment Plan options will not be refunded. An additional 5% of the tuition amount will be withheld for payments made with credit or debit cards. All refunds will be issued within 30 days of receipt of written notice of cancellation and upon return of the training manual.

 

Three-Day Cancellation: An applicant who provides written notice of cancellation within three (3) days (excluding Saturday, Sunday and federal or state holidays) of paying the initial deposit or tuition payment is entitled to a refund of all monies paid minus any credit card fees of 5%. No later than 30 days after receiving the notice of cancellation, Unity Yoga shall provide a 100% refund minus applicable credit card fees.

Denial of Enrollment: If an applicant is denied enrollment, 100% of all student fees and tuition paid will be returned within 30 days of denial.

Cancellation after the commencement of classes: If an applicant accepted by Unity Yoga submits written notice of cancellation after 3 days and up to 3 weeks (21 days) prior to the start of scheduled classes, Unity Yoga will refund 100% of all student fees and tuition paid, less a $150 Administrative Fee. An additional 5% of the tuition amount will be withheld for payments made with credit or debit cards.

Procedure for withdrawal/withdrawal date: A student choosing to withdraw from the program after the commencement of classes is to provide written notice to the lead trainer and/or studio owner. The notice is to indicate the expected last date of attendance and be signed and dated by the student. The receipt date of written request to withdraw will be considered the withdrawal date.

A student will be automatically withdrawn if they have not attended any of the regularly scheduled teacher training classes for six (6) consecutive scheduled class sessions. In this case, the withdrawal date will be the date of the sixth consecutive missed class.

Tuition Refund:

The percentage of the enrollment period completed is determined by dividing the total number of clock hours* elapsed from the students start date to the last day of attendance, by the total number of clock hours in the enrollment period, less a $150 administrative fee and a fee of 5% if payment was made by credit or debit card.

Tuition charges and refund amounts for the enrollment period will be determined as follows:

  • Before beginning of class 100% Refund (less any admin/credit card fees as stated above)
  • 10% or less of the clock hours elapsed 90% Refund
  • 11% to 20% of the clock hours elapsed 80% Refund
  • 21% to 30% of the clock hours elapsed 70% Refund
  • 31% to 40% of the clock hours elapsed 60% Refund
  • 41% to 50% of the clock hours elapsed 50% Refund
  • 51% or more of the clock hours elapsed No Refund

No refunds will be given after 50% attendance has been completed or 42 days (6 weeks) after the start of your program, whichever is earlier.

*Clock hours are defined as the number of classroom hours the program has met. These hours can be found on the 200-hour syllabus page.

*Administrative fees charged for Payment Plan options will not be refunded. An additional 5% of the tuition amount will be withheld for payments made with credit or debit cards.

*Missed or incomplete classes/trainings may be made up in other training sessions with up to two years for completion.