Yoga retreats and workshops provide an effective method of helping students deepen their practice and gain more knowledge beyond a regular 60 or 90 minute class. Your students work hard to gain valuable time off and it’s important to be prepared to offer them a meaningful experience.
Why Teach Workshops and Retreats?
Diversifies your offering to those students who want to explore the deeper aspects of their yoga practice (both physically, mentally and philosophically)
Refines your teaching skills and provides a setting for you to share the more sophisticated knowledge you’ve gained from your studies and trainings
Builds community and raises the bar and energy in all of your group classes
Helps facilitate travel to new locations for both you and your students
When offered regularly throughout the year, these events provide an additional income stream with a potentially higher hourly rate
Offers flexibility based on your schedule
We’ve Done a Lot of the Work For You!
Amy will show you the key steps for marketing, negotiating, being a professional in business dealings and building community all while delivering both meaningful and successful workshops and retreats. Our team has taken careful notes over the years to develop an end-to-end program for leading retreats and workshops.
Your students work hard to gain that valuable time off and it’s important to be prepared to offer the experience of lifetime!
This Course is for Yoga Teachers and Studios:
Who want to add workshops and retreats to their teaching repertoire as a way to more fully serve their students
Who want to get better at teaching and creating informative workshops & memorable retreats
Who are already teaching workshops and retreats, but want to refine and attract more business, and/or maximize the business they already have and by offering an experience of a lifetime for their following
Who want to offer workshops and retreats but feel they have no business skills
You Will Discover How To:
Build your confidence teaching workshops and retreats
Be professional when negotiating and handling the business side of working with retreat centers and venues.
Create curriculum for retreats plus sequence and develop curriculum for 2-3 hour workshops and weekend workshops
Create the optimal schedule for retreats with consideration of sunrise, sunset, climate, meals and day trips
Handle pricing and what to charge
Develop marketing plans/approaches
Encourage client referrals
Create surveys to find out what your students want out of a retreat or a workshop
BONUS COURSE MATERIALS:
PLUS, get the most templates and bonus materials we’ve EVER offered in a short format online course, including…
An event checklist to keep you on-track and motivated or your retreat or workshop launch, outlining monthly tasks starting 12 months in advance
Questions for venues
Brochures and promotional materials – samples and recommendations
Sample online registration forms
Event logistics packet samples
Record keeping ideas for participant contact info, payment history, meal preferences, and more
Questions for vetting retreat centers
Pricing formulas and budgeting considerations
Value Proposition suggestions to best support your event correspondence, marketing, website details
FAQ Answer Key to common questions asked by potential attendees, use these to help answer email inquiries, guide phone discussions
Sample social media posts
Suggested social media protocol – how, why, when, what, where to post
Sample email correspondence
Packing list for faculty and organizers
Participant health form
Weekly and weekend event planning chart
Post event Survey Questions
Student base assessment sheet
General event leader resources, website, online tools to keep you organized and efficient
The art of writing killer workshop descriptions
Suggested links to resources for additional products, ideas, sites to improve your events and planning
Get everything above and start professionally offering workshops and retreats for your students for only $149!
NOTE: This course offers more templates and valuable bonus materials than in any other course we’ve offered before! There are 70 pages of BONUSES to get your event off to the most successful start!
Simply purchase the course and check your email to follow the instructions on how to download the course, plus all of the bonus materials.