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Yin Yoga Teacher Training IN STUDIO

An opportunity to delve deep in to the meditative practice of Yin yoga with Norman Blair who is one the UK’s most experienced and well respected Yin yoga teachers. The IN STUDIO yin yoga teacher training course is designed for professional as well as personal development.

Yin Yoga Teacher Training | 5-Day Intensive | IN STUDIO

Norman Blair | 13-17 June 2024 | 40 hours | Price: £650

This 5-day (40-hour) Yoga Alliance-accredited Yin yoga teacher training course with Norman Blair gives participants space to study and explore this increasingly popular yoga practice.  This is a wonderful opportunity for practitioners to deepen their knowledge of Yin yoga in a small group (limited to 25) with one of the most experienced Yin teachers in the UK. 


This 5-day Yin yoga teacher training course is both theoretical and creative, giving you the tools and the inspiration with which to confidently create your own sequencing. Three x 3-hour sessions will be led by external teachers on anatomy, meridians, and on meditation. The course can be attended as a stand-alone course or as an optional module on our 300-hour programme


Yin Yoga Teacher Training Course Overview

This immersion into Yin yoga with Norman Blair creates space for exploration and study. The reasons for, and the results of practising this form will be explained. There will be detailed examination of poses, examples of sequencing and plenty of time to evaluate our own experience. Participants will learn about contraindications and modifications. 

By the end of the course, participants will have a deeper understanding of Yin as a practice. Qualified yoga teachers will be equipped to begin teaching Yin yoga. Learning Yin yoga will greatly expand your horizons as a teacher, equipping you with the tools to offer this deeply meditative practice to your students. 

Yin Yoga Teacher Training Course Content

Course Content
  • introduction to and practising more than twenty Yin yoga poses 
  • the history of Yin yoga 
  • examining some of the theories behind Yin yoga
  • exploring the relationship between Yin yoga and meditation 
  • understanding the possibilities and precautions of Yin yoga 
  • learning about meridians and how Yin yoga might influence energy flows 
  • examining the differences between Yin yoga, Restorative yoga and dynamic yoga 
  • doing Yin yoga in different ways (with props, without props and more) 
  • You will receive two manuals plus handouts on anatomy, meridians and meditation – and more

There will be three guest teachers teaching on this course:

  • Emma Charlton | Anatomy
  • Maitripushpa Bois | Meditation
  • Amanda Wright | Yin Yoga
In addition to the 5 days in studio you will have access to three 45-minute lectures and a two-hour Yin class taught by Norman. 
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Norman Blair Biography

Norman Blair is one of the most experienced Yin yoga teachers in the UK. He began practising yoga in the early 1990s, has been teaching since 2001, started teaching Yin yoga in 2003 and has been running five-day intensive Yin yoga courses since 2013.

Norman has studied extensively with teachers such as Sarah Powers, Bernie Clark, Judith Lasater and Richard Freeman. In 2016 his book Brightening Our Inner Skies; Yin and Yoga was published. His teaching is grounded by accessibility, openness and inclusivity. Read more about Norman here or visit his website here. 

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Course Dates

Dates for June 2024 coming soon 

  • Thu 13 June 2024 DAY 1

    10am–5pm | IN STUDIO

  • Fri 14 June 2024 DAY 2

    10am–5pm | IN STUDIO

  • Sat 15 June 2024 DAY 3

    10am–5pm | IN STUDIO

  • Sun 16 June 2024 tbc DAY 4

    10am–5pm | IN STUDIO

  • Mon 17 June 2024 DAY 5

    10am–5pm | IN STUDIO


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