The is a New York branch of The Yoga Institute started by Lex Gillan over 45 years ago. The course has been taught more than 175 times certifying more than 1,800 teachers.
The Yoga Teacher Certification Courses are registered with Yoga Alliance for both 200-hour and 500-hour programs. These are turnkey courses that can help turn your passion for yoga into right livelihood through full- or part-time teaching. The courses will show you what to teach and how to teach (using a beginner through advanced 42 week/40 year time-tested model) and are compatible with all styles of hatha yoga. In addition, the course teaches the often-overlooked elements of running a yoga business.
Lex and The Yoga Institute - EAST COAST are now offering the 200-hour program with Melissa Boyd, owner of Satya Yoga and Pilates Studio in Mt. Sinai, New York. This Yoga Teacher Training & National Certification Course is for yoga students of any level, situated to serve all of New England, New Jersey, and New York State, including the New York communities of Mt. Sinai, Miller Place, Port Jefferson, Stony Brook, Setauket, and Long Island.
Lex and Melissa are committed to the importance of one-on-one communication with their students.