Art of Assisting

yoga teacher confidence in assisting and teaching

Course Description

The Art of Assisting is a multi-disciplinary approach to enhancing your teaching practice. There are seven types of assisting from physical assists to verbal, energetic and demonstrative. 

This program is Trauma-informed, teaches you how to apply the uniqueness of diverse bodies, (skeletal variation) and offers various lineages and theories.

For anyone who has started teaching, one thing becomes clear, how can we assist so that we enhance the students’ experience? An assisting program is an essential tool for yoga teachers to truly support and offer value-added teaching.

Assisting can be done verbally, physically, energetically, and always with great respect. Deepen your knowledge of anatomy and learn to integrate the Biotensegrity model into your assists.

Learn to make assisting a conversation in this 35 hour training.


  • Understand your students’ physical limitations
  • Develop energetic awareness
  • Principles of trauma sensitivity
  • Biotensegrity anatomy & application to yoga
  • Quality of touch & Intention
  • Consent considerations
  • Learn better verbal assisting
  • Multi-disciplinary lineages
  • Video library included!
  • Thomas Myers Anatomy Trains 

Full Tuition:
$770 + 5% GST

Price Breakdown:
Includes Tuition & Manual

For Dates, Times and Location of the Next Training: Oct 25th-27th weekend & Saturday, Nov 2nd, 2024

200 hour yoga teacher training is not a prerequisite

Teacher:  Niki inglis, M Ed, M Arch, ERYT 500 YACEP  & Lucy St John M Ed, ERYT-500, YACEP

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