Yoga Teacher Training

Teacher Training 2018: 300 hour Advanced Studies

Yoga Teacher Training

Have you been considering the Yoga Teacher Training Certification Program with The Hard & The Soft Yoga Institute and Heartsong Yoga? Our 2018 "300 hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Certification Program" is now accepting registrations.

If you are a 200-hour certified teacher looking to take your training to the next level and prepare for a career in yoga service, our training offers a unique opportunity to dive into the deeper and powerfully therapeutic dimensions of the vast array of yoga practices. Earn your 500-hour teaching certification through one of the most highly respected programs in the country – a rigorous, in-depth study of all eight limbs of classical yoga. If you seriously want to investigate the history, philosophy, psychology, transformative powers, and applicability of yoga therapy to today’s crazy lifestyles…and learn to teach asana exceptionally well…this training is for you.

The Hard & The Soft’s 300-hour Teacher Training program is open to all 200-hour certified teachers who sincerely wish to make a difference in the world by sharing the transformative practices and philosophies of classical yoga. Get started by finding a training near you, and applying to the program. 

With Beryl Bender Birch, founder and director of The Hard & The Soft Yoga Institute, Sheila Magalhaes, owner/co director of Heartsong Yoga Center, and other senior teachers from The Hard & The Soft Yoga Institute.

The Hard & The Soft Yoga Institute is a program under the Give Back Yoga Foundation, supporting and funding yoga teachers of all traditions to bring yoga and mindfulness techiques to underserved and under-resourced segments of the community.  Join us in sharing the transformational power of yoga with the world, one person at a time!
Please visit the Give Back Yoga Foundation's website for:

  • Details about the program.
  • How to apply for the training.
  • Pricing structure and payment options.
  • More about the philosophy of the program.
  • More about Beryl Bender Birch and the Give Back Yoga Foundation.

Please Email us to ask any questions, or call Sheila at 413-525-0720 if you are intereseted in learning more.
This is an incredible opportunity to share this wisdom with others as a certified yoga teacher, or to deepen your knowledge and practice on a personal level.

Heartsong Yoga is located in East Longmeadow, MA, a suburban Western Massachusetts community, less than 2 hours from Boston, about an hour south of the Berkshires, less than an hour north of Hartford, CT, or about an hour south from the Vermont border.

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