Teaching Yoga in Community Settings Workshop

Saturday, 12 March '22   2 days
Beetroot Sauvage Wellness Centre, 33-41 Ratcliffe Terrace, Edinburgh, EH9 1SX
21 spaces available
Teaching Yoga in Community Settings Workshop

Never have the issues of accessibility, inclusion and power dynamics in our yoga spaces been more relevant or important.

We are passionate and experienced community yoga teachers and trainers and want to ensure you are well informed and prepared. This in-person workshop will equip you with the skills and expertise to support you to offer yoga in community and non-traditional yoga settings.


-Accessibility and inclusion
-What yoga might offer in community settings
-The neuroscience of the stress response and the effect of yoga on the brain
-Experiential learning and discussion around appropriate pranayama practice
-Recognising power dynamics in a yoga space- language, environment and ethics
-Practicalities and challenges of working in community settings
-How to set up a community class - Q&A
-Interactive teaching practice and discussion


The course structure is a combination of pre-recorded content and in person sessions. There are approximately 2 hours of pre-recorded lectures which you are required to watch prior to attending the weekend workshop. The in-person sessions will take place as below:

SAT 12:00-16:30
SUN 09:30-17:00


There are 2 hours of pre-recorded lectures and practices which you are required to complete prior to attending the live weekend. These will be sent to your two weeks prior to the start date.


21 available

Beetroot Sauvage Wellness Centre
33-41 Ratcliffe Terrace

Our wellness centre is set back from the street. Head through the gates and carpark and we are on the second floor