200 Hr Yoga Teacher Training in Geneva

200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Geneva: 2020
In A Nutshell:​

Join us for a multidisciplinary journey into the practices of yoga, in a small group of highly motivated students.

We propose a transformative yoga teacher training aimed at deepening your yoga asanas, meditation and pranayama practice, finding your voice as a teacher to transmit and share, discovering the philosophy and history of yoga.

Two international yoga teachers, we are bringing together our experiences to help you become independent and open minded instructors.

This training will enable you to teach in English and French.

The training will take place during 7 week ends in Geneva, followed by a 4 days week end in Portugal.

This 200 hour teacher training is certified by Yoga Alliance.


Claire Lalande & Zeynep Celen



In this workshop you will be learning how to:

  • Practice and teach the basic pranayama, kriya & meditation techniques

  • Practice and teach major yoga asanas and variations

  • Safely and mindfully give hands on adjustments

  • Design a yoga class

  • Guide students safely in and out of asanas

  • Find your unique voice as a yoga teacher

You will learn about:

  • Yoga philosophy

  • History of Yoga

  • Anatomy and physiology

You will learn the logic behind asanas and sequencing and you will be able create your own classes independently.

By the end of the training you will be equipped to freely pursue your own path as a yogi.ni and to effectively share it with your students.


7 Weekends in Geneva starting in 2020, one retreat-weekend in Portugal

January 18-19
February 1-2
February 29 – March 1
March 14-15
March 28-29
April 25-26
May 9-10



May 21-24

* Please note that travel and housing costs not covered.


Booking & Costs
  • 16 students maximum
  • 3900 CHF early bird (until September 15th)
  • 4300 CHF full price
  • 3500 CHF students
  • 2 sponsored spots*
  • To reserve your place, a deposit of 800 CHF is required.

* If you are interested in a sponsored spot, send us a message!! – We believe that yoga should not be an exclusive domain and we want our teacher training to be accessible to everyone.

Cancellation conditions:

200 CHF non refundable (admin fees)

800 CHF non refundable after December 1st

1200 CHF non refundable after January 1st

Full price non refundable after February 1st


Claire Lalande

Claire (E-RYT200 & RYT-500) has been teaching full time since 2014.

She teaches mainly in Carouge, Switzerland, and gives workshops in Swizerland and France regularly.

To get a preview of her style you can watch her online yoga classes in English on Gatheryoga, or in French on her Youtube channel Claire Lalande.

She has trained with international yoga teachers such as Sanjeev Bahnot, Shiva Rea, Simon Park, Louka Leppard and Leslie Kaminoff.

As a former Engineer in physics, she brings a scientific mind to her teachings. She believes that yoga can be joyful, inclusive and accessible to everyone. She teaches a creative Vinyasa flow yoga aimed at exploring asanas and meditation through movement.

She likes to teach playful classes where everyone can explore and go beyond their comfort zone in a safe way.  www.clairelalande.com


Zeynep Celen 

Zeynep (ERYT-500) has been teaching yoga since 2006 and training yoga teachers since 2013. She has published a yoga DVD in Turkey with the leading yoga studio Cihangir Yoga in 2013.

To get a preview of her style you can watch her online yoga classes in English on yogaanytime.com, or her Turkish classes on her Youtube channel, Zeynep Celen Yoga.

She has trained/assisted extensively with the world renowned Erich Schiffmann in the style of Freedom Style Vinyasa and has translated his book into Turkish. Besides yoga, she has recently finished her masters in Neuroscience at University of Geneva and will be going on to do a PhD in the same field.

In her classes and trainings she integrates her knowledge of neuroscience into the teaching.

She teaches hatha flow inspired by freedom style yoga. Her classes aim to raise proprioceptive awareness and perception, while strengthening and flexing the body.