Courses For Your Training Program


Yoga Synergy offers the most comprehensive Yoga Education and Training in Australia. 

Our courses cover everything your students need to know about the Fundamentals of Teaching Yoga and the Anatomy and Physiology of Yoga.

Each course consists of 20 hours of video lecture material, study guides plus online exams. Each course takes a minimum of 24 hours to complete

Simon and Bianca have refined their online courses over ten years and now offer you the option to use the Yoga Synergy Essential Courses as part of your training program.

Become a Yoga Synergy Partner to offer your students the best online courses for yoga teachers possible.

You can now offer your students an up to date, digital learning experience in their own student learning hub.

Simon and Bianca offer you their life’s work in the form of their online teacher training courses. Hear them speak here. short video (1:40):


FAQ’s

“As the lead teacher of the training, what do I get?”

As the head teacher, you will have access to all our courses.

“How do I sign up my students?”

We handle the online enrolment….

“How many hours of anatomy does the Yoga Alliance require?”

EDIT The new Yoga Alliance requirements specify 30 hours of anatomy for 200-hour trainings, 20 of which can be online. This program provides 30 hours of anatomy (20 online hours, and 10 in-class hours.) We are currently the only online program that covers all 30 hours of this Yoga Alliance requirement.

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Online Courses – DISCOUNTED

Don't just self isolate... self educate! To facilitate some online home study in these unprecedented times, we’ve made a significant reduction in the price of our online courses. We’re offering a 40% off our main Yoga Education & Training courses  plus our new Skill building course - Asana Biomechanics of 84 Postures until the end of April.

Essential Teacher Training Courses

Simon Borg-Olivier and Bianca Machliss have been training teachers for over 25 years. The Yoga Synergy Essential Courses offer an in-depth, practical training in the Yoga Synergy method, which integrates traditional yoga for the modern body.

The Yoga Synergy method can be applied to all styles of yoga. Our courses offer in-depth training in the essentials of teaching Yoga, Anatomy and Physiology, Philosophy, Ethics, & Lifestyle.

Advanced Fundamentals

Essentials for practicing & teaching safe, effective Yoga.

Blending the science of physiotherapy and traditional yoga, you will gain an in-depth knowledge of yoga postures and pranayama which will deepen both your yoga practice and your teaching.

ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY

Developed by physiotherapists & senior yoga teachers.

This is a ‘must do’ foundational course for anyone wanting to practice or teach safe and effective yoga. This course uniquely applies the knowledge of medical anatomy and physiology to the practice of yoga.

YOGA THERAPY

Learn practically how to apply yoga for therapy.

This thirteen week online course will ground you in the principles and practice of basic physical (physio) therapy and yoga therapy and how to prevent and approach many of the most common injuries.
 

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Essentials for teaching safe, effective Yoga
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ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY OF YOGA

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YOGA THERAPY
 

Therapeutic applications of posture, movement and breathing
Grounding you in the principles and practice of basic physical (physio) therapy and yoga therapy and how to prevent and approach many common injuries.


 

Skill Building Courses

ASANA – 84 POSTURES

Learn how to safely and effectively perform 84 yoga postures.

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SPINAL SYNERGY

Learn fluid spinal movements for strength, flexibility & core mobilisation.

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BOOST

12 ways to increase your energy, regulate your appetite, improve your digestion and heart health.

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BREATHE

Learn to breathe effectively and feel the benefits immediately. An introduction to Pranayama.

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Skill Building Courses

ASANA – 84 POSTURES

Learn how to safely and effectively perform 84 yoga postures.

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BOOST

12 ways to improve your circulation & effectively move energy.

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BREATHE

Learn to breathe effectively and feel the benefits immediately.

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About the Teachers


  • Bianca Machliss BSc BAppSc (Physiotherapy) is a co-founder and owner of Yoga Synergy and has over 27 years experience teaching yoga, managing a studio and creating a community. She is a registered physiotherapist, research scientist and ACHPER graduate.
    Read more about Bianca
  • Simon Borg-Olivier MSc BAppSc (Physiotherapy) is a co-founder and owner of Yoga Synergy. Simon has been teaching yoga since 1982. He is a registered physiotherapist, research scientist and a university lecturer. He teaches classes and workshops in Australia and around the world.
    Read more about Simon

How our Pricing Works

We offer discounts to those who study a second and third Teacher Training Course with us. This is our recommended progression of study, but of course you can choose whatever order you like:

Course 1

Your first online course is full price 

We highly recommend you start with ‘Advanced Yoga Fundamentals: Essentials for Teaching Yoga’

 

12 week (3 month) course $587

 

Course 2

25% off Your Second Course 

We recommend studying Applied Anatomy and Physiology (AP) of Yoga as your second course.

 

12 week (3 month) course $440

 

Course 3

$200 off Your Third Course 

Complete the trio with Yoga Therapy: Therapeutic Applications of Posture, Movement and Breathing.

 

12 week (3 month) course $387

 


Highlights

  • 90 Video lectures covering all aspects of Yoga Therapy
  • Expert instruction from qualified physiotherapists and experienced yoga teachers
  • ’Must do’ course for anyone who wants to practice or teach safe and effective yoga.
  • 60 Continuing Education Points (CEP) credited with Yoga Australia

What others say

Applied Anatomy & Physiology of Yoga

Many of the questions I had have been answered. I can now explore my own practice from new aspects. I was a bit skeptical about yoga before, but this course has blown off the skepticism. I really enjoyed the course, and would like to keep learning yoga. Anatomy & Physiology of Yoga Online Course Student

“I loved this course! It played a fundamental role in furthering my study as a yoga teacher. Coming from an Iyengar trained background, and as a lead teacher myself, I really appreciated the fine attention to detail. Simon and Bianca are expert teachers who are able to deliver the subject of yoga Anatomy and Physiology in a comprehensive seamless whole…. continue reading continue reading

What Others are Saying

It is important to me to keep learning even after years of teaching Yoga. This course has stimulated by curiosity and helped me to be more useful to my students. Mr. Lange

Yoga Therapy

And here it is, I did it all. One more educational period with absolutely great, wise and awesome people Bianca Machliss and Simon Borg-Olivier. I am so grateful that I decided to take all 3 of their online courses, I have learned so much. I guess next thing to do is doing it in person. So, hopefully, next stop Teacher… continue reading

After 18 years of consistent asana practice, with no little or no medical or anatomical background, I now feel like I’ve been fumbling around in the dark. BUT, when I discovered the online availability of Simon and Bianca’s work, every single aspect of my practice found a stronger foundation; the physical (I’m safer), the philosophical (so much more of the… continue reading continue reading

Pricing

EDIT We offer discounts to those who run training courses across our three Teacher Training courses.

There are two options: Become a Yoga Synergy Affiliate and simply promote our course to your student.
or
Work with us on a package price depending on how many students you wish to sign up per year

We are flexible to your needs.

Course 1

Your first online course is full price

‘Advanced Yoga Fundamentals: Essentials for Teaching Yoga’

$587-$644

Course 2

25% off Your Second Course 

Applied Anatomy and Physiology (AP) of Yoga

 
$587 – $644

Course 3

$200 off Your Third Course 

Yoga Therapy: Therapeutic Applications of Posture, Movement and Breathing.

$387

Talk to us!

Register your interest in partnering with us.
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New to Yoga Synergy?

At Yoga Synergy, we welcome every body who wants to learn about the ancient art and practice of yoga, whether you’re a novice or have practiced yoga daily for years. It’s our aim to provide everyone who walks through our doors with an inspired space in which to practice and learn. The Yoga Synergy method is accessible for every body, to help enrich your life and meet the demands of the modern day in a more present, heart-centred and vibrant way.

Our experienced team of teachers will gently guide you through detailed instruction and adjustment based on a sound knowledge of anatomy and physiology, and traditional hatha yoga. (See About Yoga Synergy for more information about the Yoga Synergy method.)

Before long you will start to notice the benefits that a regular yoga practice can bring: deeper self-awareness, enhanced physical vitality, emotional stability and mental clarity, the fundamental aim of yoga to bring union to body, mind and spirit.

Download our App!

Download the Yoga Synergy app to your mobile device to view timetables, book classes and manage your account on the go!

Yoga Teachers Training Courses


Simon Borg-Olivier and Bianca Machliss have been training teachers for over 20 years. Join their Yoga Teacher Training for an in-depth, practical training in the Yoga Synergy method, which integrates traditional yoga for the modern body. The Yoga Synergy method can be applied to all styles of yoga. Our Yoga Teacher Training courses offer in-depth training in Techniques of Yoga, Teaching Methodology, Anatomy and Physiology, Philosophy, Ethics, & Lifestyle, Group Practicum and Presentation Skills. Courses are currently offered in Sydney & Byron Bay, Australia and Goa, India.

All Essential Teacher Training Courses include


Yoga Synergy offers the most comprehensive Yoga Education and Training in Australia. We provide the support and flexibility you need to learn.

Flexibility

Not just in body and mind – study anywhere, anytime. All of our courses are accessible 24/7 on your PC, Mac, smartphone or tablet.

Downloads

Select the Downloadable Video option when purchasing and keep the video material forever.
Download the lectures and practice sequences to watch after your course finishes.

Experience

Simon Borg-Olivier and Bianca Machliss are experienced yoga practitioners and physiotherapists and have been training teachers for over 25 years.

Support

Our excellent support team is here to help you get the most out of your studies. Contact us whenever you have a question.

  • CONTINUING EDUCATION POINTS (CEP)

    • Yoga Alliance (24 ‘non-contact’ CEP per course, every 3 years you need a total of 30 hours yoga related training, 20 hours can be non-contact to renew registration) more info
    • Yoga Australia (12 CEP per course, every year you need a total of 12 CEP points to renew registration) more info
New to Yoga Synergy?

At Yoga Synergy, we welcome every body who wants to learn about the ancient art and practice of yoga, whether you’re a novice or have practiced yoga daily for years. It’s our aim to provide everyone who walks through our doors with an inspired space in which to practice and learn. The Yoga Synergy method is accessible for every body, to help enrich your life and meet the demands of the modern day in a more present, heart-centred and vibrant way.

Our experienced team of teachers will gently guide you through detailed instruction and adjustment based on a sound knowledge of anatomy and physiology, and traditional hatha yoga. (See About Yoga Synergy for more information about the Yoga Synergy method.)

Before long you will start to notice the benefits that a regular yoga practice can bring: deeper self-awareness, enhanced physical vitality, emotional stability and mental clarity, the fundamental aim of yoga to bring union to body, mind and spirit.

Download our App!

Download the Yoga Synergy app to your mobile device to view timetables, book classes and manage your account on the go!

Yoga Teacher Training by Yoga Synergy
Goa, India
Level 1 (200 hr) Yoga Teacher Training
Level 2 (300 hr) Yoga Teacher Training

Learn to teach Yoga Synergy style in beautiful Goa, India. Our teacher training centre in Anjuna, Goa is surrounded by lush gardens and situated within a peaceful coconut grove surrounded by endless paddy fields, with a gorgeous swimming pool and just 5 min taxi or 30 min walk to the nearest beach. Stay in spacious tented eco-chic lodges and fuel your studies with delightful gourmet vegetarian Indian food with a twist, inspired by ancient vedic principles and modern permaculture ideas.

November 2016 Goa Course InformationMarch 2017 Level 2 Goa Course Information

Yoga Teacher Training by Yoga Synergy
Sydney & Byron Bay, Australia
Level 1 (200 hr) Yoga Teacher Training

This Yoga Synergy Teacher Training course in Sydney Australia is designed to be a flexible, modular training that you may start in May, August or October 2016 and complete Anatomy & Physiology of Yoga Course and Yoga Therapy Course in 2016 or 2017.


2016 Sydney Course Information