Yoga Instruction

Yoga Instruction

SCC is the only college in the state of Arizona
to offer a Yoga Instruction Program

Scottsdale Community College’s Yoga Teacher Training Program offers a unique, high quality education. It is an accredited, professional program in which prospective teachers are trained in a broad and in depth curriculum that encompasses studies in Yoga philosophy and history, biomechanics, anatomy, detailed postural alignment, therapeutics and the art of teaching Yoga. Key areas of instruction that are taught in SCC's Yoga Program are principles of the breath, meditation, postural sequencing, observation, verbal and physical adjustments, use of voice, and organization of course curriculum.

Yoga Therapy Program

Scottsdale Community College’s Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Yoga Therapy Program is designed for students who have an interest of working in the field. Yoga is an ancient philosophical tradition and part of the main stream in physical fitness and wellness with wellness practices that can be labeled therapeutic. Students will have the opportunity to demonstrate this knowledge by participating in an internship in an aspect of yoga therapy.

Additional Info

Yoga Advisement

Before choosing a path, please make an appointment for advisement.

Yoga Program Director:
Carlyn Sikes  (480) 423-6771
carlyn.sikes@scottsdalecc.edu