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(PDF) (DOC) (JPG)October 10, 2017

First YACEP® Workshops for Registered Yoga Teachers Scheduled

MAHWAH, N.J. As a newly approved Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider, YACEP®, Ramapo College has scheduled its first continuing education programs for Registered Yoga Teachers (RYTs). All workshops take place in the College’s Krame Center in ASB-420. Please register for the workshops at

Ramapo’s fall YACEP® workshops include:

Krishnamacharya-Four Pillars of Practice              

Sunday, October 15

9 a.m. – Noon

Yoga for 60+

Sunday, November 5

9 a.m. – Noon

Sanskrit and Yoga Philosophy

Sunday, November 19

9 a.m. – Noon

Registration and payment are requested at least one week prior to each workshop. Workshop fees are $75 when attendees register for an individual workshop, $140 when attendees register for two workshops at the same time, or $200 when attendees register for all three workshops at the same time.

The Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider YACEP® designation was introduced in July 2016. The YACEP® designation is designed for experts in the yoga community who are approved to teach courses that qualify as Continuing Education hours. Per the Yoga Alliance, every three years starting from the initial date of registration, all RYTs – including Experienced Registered Yoga Teachers – must complete and log a minimum of 45 hours teaching yoga, and 30 hours of yoga related training that is directly related to one of the Yoga Alliance’s Educational Categories, which at least 10 training hours must be Contact Hours and no more than 20 training hours may be Non-Contact Hours. RYTs who take courses with a YACEP® can trust that their training counts toward meeting their Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Requirements. Visit the Yoga Alliance web site for further details at

To register for the Ramapo College YACEP® workshops, or for more information, please visit or contact the Ramapo College Center for Innovative and Professional Learning at 201-684-7370.


Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state's premier public liberal arts college. Ranked among the top colleges in the region by College Choice and recognized by, among others, U.S. News & World Report, Princeton Review, Colleges of Distinction and, also designated by Victory Media as a "Military Friendly College," Ramapo College is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding.

Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor's degrees in the arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Educational Technology, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education.


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