Level I – Australia Hot Yoga Teacher Training

Australia Teacher Training Details

Thank you for your interest in the Barkan Method 200 Hour Hot Yoga Teacher Training, recognized by the Yoga Alliance.

The Level I teacher training will be a transformational experience in your own practice as well as in the instruction of others.


January 30th – February 22nd, 2014

Victoria, Australia

Tel: +61 3 9004 5491

105B Chapel Street

Windsor 3181

Victoria Australia


Tuition: $4,700.00

Please contact Andrea Parsons at:

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History of Yoga









Patanjali’s 8 Limb Path









Chakra System

Integrating the 7 Chakra’s into your yoga practice and teaching

Crown Chakra

Third Eye Chakra

Throat Chakra

Heart Chakra

Solar Plexus Chakra

Sacral Chakra

Root Chakra

Teaching Skills

Voice projection – Using the voice to inspire and direct energy.

How to encourage and correct

Anatomy and physiology

Student-Teacher relationship – How to connect with all students.

Business – Learning to start and build a successful Yoga school.

Sanskrit – Discover the linguistic roots of Yoga

Trainees will undergo individual evaluations throughout the training.


Monday – Friday

7:30 – 8:00 Sun-salutations on the beach/morning meditation
8:30 – 10:00 Yoga Class
10:00 – 12:00 Lunch
12:00 – 3:00 Posture/Teacher Clinics
3:30 – 3:30 Break
3:30 – 5:00 Yoga Class
5:30 – 8:00 Dinner
8:00 – 9:30 Philosophy, Anatomy, Sanskrit, History of Yoga

Training Schedule Subject to Change


7:30 – 8:00 Sun-salutations on the beach/morning meditation
8:00 – 10:00 Yoga Class
10:00 – 12:00 Lunch
12:00 – 3:00 Posture/Teacher Clinics

3:00 – 3:30 Break

3:30 – 5:30 Yoga Class


Day Off


January 30th beginning at 5:00 PM sharp and will last approximately two hours.

There will be no class at the Orientation. Please arrive at least 20 minutes early.


February 22nd at 9:00AM and will last approximately two hours.

Six Month Consistent Yoga Practice

Letter of Recommendation from a Certified Yoga Teacher

Participants must be 21 years or older and be in good physical condition

* Sticky Mat
* Writing materials – 3×5 Notecards, Highlighter, Pens, Legal Pad
* Stamps, Postcards
* Mug, Travel Cup
* Camera
* Alarm Clock
* Bathing Suit, Sunscreen, Bug Spray
* Beach towels are provided by Hotel
* Meditaion Pillow/Blanket (Optional)

All applications will be personally reviewed by Jimmy. Upon acceptance to the training we will send you an email confirmation and require a $500.00 refundable deposit. Submitting your application shows you have read and agree to all the requirements for the program. You will not officially be enrolled until we receive your deposit, and a letter of recommendation from a certified yoga instructor. We need to have at least 25 participants for the Teacher Training to take place. We are very confident this will happen, however, if we do not enroll at least 25 participants by February 1st we reserve the right to cancel the Teacher Training and will extend full refunds.

Full tuition is due four weeks, (if you do not take advantage of the $400.00 pre-paid discount), before the training. We are unable to offer refunds within four weeks of the training.

Curriculum: You must meet all of the application requirements and fully participate in each and every aspect of the training. All participants are required to be on time, attend every class and event with an open mind and open heart.

Continuing Education: Continuing education is an important aspect in any career. It keeps you up to date and refreshed. You will inspire your students as well as yourself when you continue to grow and learn. Graduates will be required to submit a renewal application by the 31st of July of every two years along with a $ 25.00 annual processing fee.

Level I and Level II Continuing Education Requirements:

In order to keep your Barkan Method Certification current all graduates are required to participate in one CONTINUING EDUCATION PROGRAM at least eve
ry othe
year. The program must be conducted by Jimmy. Regular classes with Jimmy do not count towards your continuing education requirements. The required programs include posture and teacher clinics. The most important and effective continuing education programs are the Level II/III Teacher Trainings. We recommend that you participate in one Level II program at least every other year.. Returning graduates of Level II training participate at half price.

Re-visiting at least 2 posture clinics with Jimmy Barkan (or a total of 4 hours at the Level I Training Posture Clinics) will also count and your participation is always welcome and free of charge. Graduates are required to make a reservation in advance when they will be attending the Level I Clinics.


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