Congratulations on taking the first step to becoming a Hot Yoga Teacher!
Putting his extensive yoga experience and expertise to work, yogafusion is bringing Jimmy Barkan's Teacher Training to Adelaide, Australia to offer a transformative training experience with his Level I Barkan Method Hot Yoga Teacher training course. This 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training is recognised by Yoga Alliance and will give you certification to teach Barkan Method Hot Yoga.
This yoga teacher training consists of two 10 day modules:
10th - 19th October 2019
21st - 30th November 2019
Get in touch today to join us in Adelaide for this once-in-a-lifetime Teacher Training!
With more than 38 years of teaching experience, Jimmy brings his knowledge and expertise to both up-and-coming and already qualified teachers. Here you will dive in to:
- Teaching methods
- Personal mentoring to find your authentic voice to lead a class
- Posture workshops
- Methods to guide your students
- Body alignment
- Daily yoga practices
- Yoga history & philosophy
These make this training course a fully immersive experience that reaches to every aspect of your teaching.
Jimmy’s interactive approach of teaching goes beyond motivational; with compassion and understanding, Jimmy connects with each of his students on a personal level and offers a unique platform to explore their inherent skills and strengths as a teacher. Jimmy Barkan’s Training is considered the top-rated training in the United States and beyond. There are thousands of students and studio owners worldwide that got their start with The Barkan Method of Hot Yoga.
Come and discover what thousands already know – that The Barkan Method of Hot Yoga Training prepares you to be the best yoga teacher you can be!
Jimmy Barkan is a Master Yoga Teacher certified by Ghosh’s College of India, Calcutta, India in 1981. One of the pioneers of Hot Yoga in the United States, Jimmy practiced daily under the guidance of Bikram Choudhury as his most Senior Teacher, an accomplishment very few have since obtained.
Jimmy’s first yoga studio, Yoga College Of India, opened in Fort Lauderdale, Florida January 20, 1983. Jimmy has worked with of our country’s top professional athletes throughout the years including members of the NFL, NBA, NHL, The 1997 World Series Champions Florida Marlins and PGA Tour players.
Since 1986, Jimmy has certified over 1500 Bikram and Barkan Method Teachers.
Rebranded in 2002 as The Barkan Method of Hot Yoga, Jimmy’s Level I Barkan Method Teacher Training programs are based in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and held all over the world. In recent years Barkan has trained students in Japan, Iceland, Hungary, Australia, to name a few. Barkan also offers Level II, and III Teacher Training programs throughout the year in Fort Lauderdale and Costa Rica and Australia.
Students can find studios practicing The Barkan Method in Canada, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Iceland, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, France, Germany, Austria, Hungary, South America, Thailand, South Africa, Ireland, The United Kingdom and throughout the United States.
Barkan has a Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts from New York University. His original dream, to be a singer and actor, is his foundation to help teachers find their own voice and personal expression.
Jimmy’s experience in teaching for over 38 years, along with his experience as a performer on stage, helps him direct trainees to become better communicators and yoga teachers.
Teachers will have a sense of confidence and accomplishment upon completing his training and Jimmy’s unique background creates an experience you will not find elsewhere.
Jimmy has three children, Bobby and Jen Barkan, Sean Barkan and Amy Barkan, one grandson, Max, and lives with his wife Corinne in Ft. Lauderdale Fl. His passion is yoga and teaching students around the world.