Chair Yoga Teacher Training

Nurture your practice.

Expand your wisdom.

Grow professionally and earn CEUs!

Continuing Education at Danja Yoga

Training as a yoga teacher is a lifelong practice, we offer ongoing continuing education. Anyone can join, regardless of background or teaching experience.

You’ll help your students best when you nurture your own practice and hone your teaching in exactly the places you need it. Our continuing education workshops help with both. Each also offers Yoga Alliance continuing education credits, aka YACEPs.


In-Person Yoga Teacher Trainings for Continuing Education Credits


Chair Yoga Teacher Training



Friday, February 23 6:00pm-9:00pm

Saturday, February 24 9:00am-5:00pm

Sunday, February 25 9:00-5:00pm

Wednesday, March 6th 7:00 - 9:00pm (Online/Zoom)

Friday, March 8 6:00pm-9:00pm

Saturday, March 9 9:00am-5:00pm

Sunday, March 10 9:00am-5:00pm


Danja Yoga Studios, 1125 Oak Street, Columbus, OH 43205


40 Hrs CE Credits with Yoga Alliance 

40 Hrs Elective Credits with Danja Yoga 300hr YTT 


Whether you want to add creativity to your classes and or broaden your reach and abilities as a teacher, learning how to incorporate a chair into your classes can be a way to make poses more accessible.  You will learn how to create and sequence chair yoga for various populations such as seniors, people recovering from injury or illness and corporate settings. Gain knowledge in Somatic Yoga practices, red light, green light, and trauma reflex as well as learn some basic nervous system practices to help you and your students manage stress. Jenn’s 20 years of passion and experience teaching chair yoga can inspire and empower you with skills and knowledge to share the amazing benefits of yoga with more people. This training includes some lecture, lots of experiential learning and practice teaching.  Our program offers an in-depth practicum where you will practice teaching, receive valuable feedback and coaching while developing the skills and confidence to effectively guide and teach chair yoga classes.

Required Resources:

Carson, Kimberly MPH, E-RYT and Krucoff, Carol E-RYT. Relax in Yoga for Seniors, A Six-Week Program for Strength, Balance, Flexibility, and Pain Relief. Oakland, New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2016

McGee, Kristin. Chair Yoga, Sit, Stretch, and Strengthen Your Way to a Happier, Healthier You. New York, HarperCollins Publishers, 2007


As a registered provider of continuing education with Yoga Alliance, you'll receive 40 contact hours of CE credits.

Rather than using the body to get into the pose, use the pose as a gateway into the body!

Schedule & Times

Our program includes a 2 weekend immersion and Zoom call. 


Friday, February 23: 6 PM - 9 PM

Saturday, February 24: 9 AM - 5 PM

Sunday, February 259 AM - 5 PM


Wednesday, March 6: 7 PM - 9 PM


Friday, March 8: 6 PM - 9 PM

Saturday, March 9: 9 AM - 5 PM

Sunday, March 109 AM - 5 PM

*Attendance for certification is required.









Our Lead Faculty


Jenn Gebhart


Jenn Gebhart is an E-RYT 200, RYT 500, YACEP, and Urban Zen Integrative Therapist. She has been teaching yoga and mindfulness for 19 years. Jenn is passionate about sharing yoga with her students to foster a sense of health and well being so they can live inspired purposeful lives. She has worked with various populations with varying abilities including persons with MS, traumatic brain injury, neurological disorders, prenatal, post-natal, kids, seniors, and more. She approaches teaching with a sense of curiosity, playfulness, and a desire to continue to learn and grow.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the training located?

Our training will be held at Danja Yoga Studios, located at 1125 Oak St, Columbus Ohio. This incredible yoga studio offers a sanctuary of space and an inspiring environment for learning. 

Is there a yoga membership included in my training?

Absolutely! Included in your tuition you'll receive a 1 month unlimited membership at Danja.

Will I receive CE credits with my certificate?

Yes! As a Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider, you'll receive 40 contact hours of continuing education. 

What pre-requisites to I need?

To register for the program we require that you have either completed a yoga teacher training or professional trainer certification or are a licensed body worker, or health care professional.

When should I register for the program?

We recommend that you register as soon as possible as space is limited. We only train small groups to ensure you have the best and most thorough experience during your training.


Is there homework in-between sessions?

Yes. You can expect required practices, practice teaching, additional readings and reflections - all designed for further immersion and understanding.


Tell me more about yin/restorative training and Danja Yoga's 300-Hour Yoga Teacher Training.

For this training you will receive a mimimum of 40 Hours of Yoga Alliance Continuing Education. Additionally, Danja Yoga is in process of establishing our 300-Hour Yoga Teacher Training program through Yoga Alliance. Once approved, should you decide to partake in our 300-Hour training, this Chair Yoga Teacher Training will count towards 40 hours of elective credits in the Danja Yoga 300-Hour Yoga Teacher Training.

CONTACT: For more information you can reach info@danjayoga.com. 

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