The Level One Immersion is open to everyone. The 220-hour certification program exceeds the Yoga Alliance requirements and graduates earn the title of KRI Certified Instructor of Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan®.
As a KRI certified Kundalini Yoga Instructor, you will be trained in the tradition passed on by Yogi Bhajan, Master of Kundalini Yoga, to carry the legacy of Kundalini Yoga into the Aquarian Age. By teaching Kundalini Yoga you link in the Golden Chain, the subtle connection between you and Yogi Bhajan and the legacy of teachers which goes back in time to the sacred source of the teachings of Kundalini Yoga.
The KRI Teacher Training team reserves the right to grant KRI Certification solely at their discretion and the evaluation of each participant’s readiness to be a Kundalini Yoga teacher. Evaluation is based on successfully meeting the KRI Teacher Training requirements including, but not limited to:
Attend 20 or more Kundalini Yoga Classes prior to the residential program either with a KRI certified Instructor or, if there are no live classes in your area, you can participate in 20 classes via KRI certified videos and read and write an essay on the book Sadhana Guidelines by Gurucharan Singh Khalsa available at KRI’s online store, The Source, at http://thesource.kriteachings.org/
ask about our discount on the materials needed to fulfill this prerequisite.
◼ Full Payment of Course Fees
◼ Attend ALL 180 hours of classroom instruction
◼ Participate in at least 5 Complete Morning Group Sadhanas
◼ Receive satisfactory assessments for 2 practicums
◼ Complete homework and in-class activities
◼ Pass all written and/or oral exams on material covered in class
◼ Sign the Code of Ethics and Professional Standards for Kundalini Yoga Teachers
◼ 40 hours of assigned homework
◼ Create two sample yoga class curricula
◼ Complete a 40-day yoga set / meditation
◼ Attend 20 Kundalini yoga classes after completion of the residential program
◼ Attend one full day of White Tantric Yoga (within 3 months before or 1 year after the residential program)
◼ Properly represent the Code of Ethics and Professional Standards for Kundalini Yoga Teachers
◼ Participate in 3 Bridge Line calls with your Small group