Advanced Yoga Sports Coach™
Gain the skills to deliver sports-specific yoga directly to an athlete and discover how to apply a scientific rationale to help you prove that yoga works.
This Course gives you a professional, vocational certification as an
Advanced Yoga Sports Coach™.
This Certified Course is designed to help you:
Advance your skills and knowledge of how to apply the science of yoga directly to an athlete.
Advance your skills in the Science of Sequencing 201 and learn how to design a high-level training plan which progresses an athlete over a 10 week sports-specific yoga intervention.
Advance your communication and cueing skills (201) to help you deliver a more powerful and effective yoga session to the athlete.
Learn how to do a biomechanical assessment and screening protocol (201) and design a sports-specific yoga program tailored to the athlete’s primary performance objectives.
You will learn about the mindset of working with athletes and how to motivate them.
You will engage in research and undertake a YSS Case Study with an athlete in your chosen sport.
You will learn how to use the unique YSS research tool that enables you to gather data on the athlete, whilst delivering your yoga intervention to them in their natural setting. This takes your performance analysis and body readying skills to a whole new level.
Learn to how present the evidence of your Case Study to prove that yoga works in your sport.
you will be covering material that is not available in other teacher training courses.
Duration of Course:
3 modules including a 10-week case study research project
private one to one tutoring
interactive group sessions with Hayley Winter, founder of Yoga Sports Science® and senior members of the YSS teaching faculty.
Certificate of Completion:
Certified Advanced Yoga Sports Coach™
be qualified to work directly with athletes or clients on a one to one basis.
qualify to join our online YSS Graduate Community, with access to graduate Yoga Sports Coaches worldwide.
have the opportunity to have ongoing YSS Continuing Educational training.
Completed and passed the YSS Yoga Sports Coach™ Course in order to apply for the YSS Advanced Course. An application process will be required.
£4000 GPB / $ 6,300 USD
Early bird discount of £400 / $630 when you pay two months in advance of the start date.
A £1000 / $1,500 non-refundable deposit is required to secure your place on the course. The balance is to be paid before the course starts.
Course Start Date:
Next Course Dates TBD
Prerequisite - Certified Yoga Sports Coach™
'When online courses are organized like this with high quality resources, excellent teaching and full support and interactivity it shows what is possible over the internet.
It is also a million miles from old fashioned correspondence courses, which were passive and slow. YSS is at the cutting edge for online learning.'
Yoga Sports Coach™, Yoga teacher
and Course Tutor for the
British Wheel of Yoga.
Is this Course for me?
You will have completed our Yoga Sports Coach™ training before applying
to join this Course.
Your background might be a yoga practitioner or teacher. You maybe someone with a background in the healthcare profession such as a physiotherapist, osteopath, sports massage therapist or fitness trainer.
Your background might be in a sports-related field, for example as a
coach or athlete.
Yoga Sports Coach™, Paula Rastrick.