DescriptionThe Advanced Teachers Training Course (ATTC) is a four-week course designed for graduates of the Sivananda Teachers Training Course (TTC). The course builds on the foundation of TTC allowing students to deepen their spiritual knowledge with intense daily practice of asanas, pranayama and bandhas. Students study Sanskrit, the Raja Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, Vedanta philosophy and anatomy and physiology. The ATTC is a natural step for TTC graduates who would like to expand and deepen their practice and knowledge of yoga. The ATTC is an intensive and transformative experience. It is taught by senior disciples of Swami Vishnudevananda. Prerequisite Advanced Teachers Training Course (ATTC) is open only to Sivananda TTC graduates. A copy of your TTC certificate should be included with the application form. Certificate An internationally recognized certificate from the International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre organization (ISYVC) is awarded on successful completion of the course. The diploma is titled 'Yoga Acharya'. The course is officially recognized by the Yoga Alliance in the USA and Canada for the 500 hours Registered Yoga School Standards. Daily Schedule 04:30 hrs Wake up 04:45 hrs Kriyas 05:00 hrs Advanced pranayama class 06:00 hrs Satsang 07:30 hrs Tea time 08:00 hrs Anatomy and physiology class 09:00 hrs Asana class 10:00 hrs Brunch 11:00 hrs Karma yoga 12:00 hrs Sanskrit class/Raja yoga sutras 13:30 hrs Tea time 14:00 hrs Main lecture 16:00 hrs Advanced asana class 18:00 hrs Dinner 20:00 hrs Satsang 22:00 hrs Lights out Participation in the entire daily schedule is mandatory. Students are given one day off per week, usually Friday but this may change according to the course program.