Connection. Tradition. Mastery. TM

Yoga Teacher Training Program in Fairfield County, CT

Enter to Immerse. Emerge to Serve.

Our 200-hour Yoga Alliance® Registered teacher trainings offer a hybrid approach – online or in person. Our trainings are based on the roots of traditional yoga, designed to slow things down and build from the ground up for a powerful, immersive, authentic learning experience.

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This training includes:

– Unlimited Classes During Your Training

– Every Lesson On Our Complete, Concise, Interactive Online Platform
– Pre-recorded Lectures to View Anytime, Anywhere
– In Person or Online or a Combination of Both for Coaching and Coursework

– Education to refine your practice and lead Yin Flow, Open Level, Guided Meditation and Vinyasa Classes
– Award Certificate upon Completion of Materials and the Opportunity to Register with Yoga Alliance®

Upon registration, you will receive your own unique login for Sama Yoga Academy Online Learning.

Serving New Canaan, Darien, Wilton, Ridgefield, Norwalk, Stamford, Greenwich, and Surrounding Areas

What you need: A love of learning.

What you don’t need: To be able to touch your toes or balance on your hands!

What we ask of you: Take 4 classes a week, complete assignments and breathe.

What you gain: A renewed sense of self, purpose, connection and action that will benefit you, your relationships and your life, forever.

What you receive: A certificate of completion and opportunity to register with the nationally recognized yoga teacher’s organization, the Yoga Alliance®.

Sama Yoga Academy offers the highest standards, registered with the Yoga Alliance®. We are here to help you nurture your practice, help you gain confidence, and empower you with the tools needed to have a more intimate relationship with your yoga practice, both in the classroom and in your life. Led by our own Angie Mandl and Rebekah Jacobs, our program invites you to create a lifelong connection to yourself, your practice, and others in the program, and prepares you to share traditional yoga as a Sama-trained 200-hour Yoga Alliance® Certified teacher. If you have been practicing for about a year, you are ready!

“Incredible teachers, philosophy and community. Visionaries Rebekah and Angie offer a space unlike anywhere else. When you experience Sama, you experience masterful instruction deepening your practice and connecting to what matters most. You will leave restored and empowered. This is yoga for our time. It is what’s needed, for all that you are and all that you do.” – Amy B., Sama Yoga Teacher Training Graduating Class 2020, Private International Baccalaureate School Teacher, India Emerging Artist Fellowship Recipient


“We co-created Sama Yoga Academy + Teacher Training to offer the traditional, philosophical wisdom of yoga alongside modern, anatomical knowledge to make yoga inclusive, accessible and empowering for every body, age and ability.”

– Rebekah Jacobs E-RYT®, YACEP® & Angie Mandl, E-RYT®, YACEP®

Learn in person, online, or a hybrid of both. Servicing Westchester County NY, Fairfield County CT, and right in your home.

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