305 University, the education branch of 305 Yoga, offers a 200hr teachers training program to walk participants slowly through the transition from student to teacher.
Known for turning out Miami’s most educated and inspiring yoga teachers, our curriculum offers you professional, specific, and in-depth yoga education. Our graduates become successful teachers, unique in their voice and style of teaching, many moving on to open studios and become community leaders.
We are not just a yoga studio or a teacher program, we are a community of people who are committed to living and working on purpose.
305University is one of the first schools nationally to implement the new, more regulated, Yoga Alliance requirements. Being a graduate of an accredited school is a must for all aspiring yoga professionals.
Our course includes:
Anatomy, Alignment, Philosophy, Teaching Methodology, Karma Yoga, Business of Yoga, Chakras, Meditation, Asana, Pranayama and so much more.
305U meets 11 weekends over 5 months and includes daily yoga classes. Begins January & July.
Hours are : Friday 6-9p, Sat & Sun 10:30a-5p.
Early registration and payment plans are available. Instructor Certification requires completion of all classes, lectures, assignments, quizzes and finals. Graduates will participate in our internship program by teaching studio or donation-based classes to support our outreach projects.
305U taught by:
Claire Santos E-RYT
305 Yoga Studio Manager
Claire is a former Marine Corps Sergeant who was introduced to yoga as a child and has since practiced many different styles as her life took her from Japan to a Native American Indian Reservation in Montana and lots of places in between. She began teaching as a RYT in 2010, completing 200 hour certifications in both Vinyasa and Integrative Yoga during that time and is also a Certified Outreach Yoga instructor with Yoga Gangsters, a non-profit organization providing yoga to marginalized communities in South Florida. In addition to teaching regularly, Claire is the Studio Manager at 305 Yoga & Outreach in her hometown of Miami, FL. She is inspired to create opportunities for others to find peace and presence through the practice of yoga in order to live their lives fully,as active participants in the global community, with intention, joy and love.
Terri Cooper E-RYT
Owner 305 Yoga & Outreach
Founder Yoga Gangsters
Terri Cooper, the owner of 305 Yoga & Outreach, is also the founder of Yoga Gangsters our non-profit arm. She is the mastermind behind YogattaKnowThis.com our ridiculously cool masterclass series and every year she co-produces the Yoga Gangsters Challenge uniting the entire yoga community to come together and practice for a purpose. Terri is an Off The Mat Into The World Senior leader and is the FL Campaign Lead for the political movement YogaVotes.org. She travels the country offering workshops and trainings to students of all age, race, shape and status. She has trained more than 500 Yoga Gangsters Volunteers and has taught professional yoga certification courses since 2005. Basically she is our fearless leader. Check out her class. It rocks!