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BWYT Menopause Yoga Module with Petra Coveney

2nd December 2021

BWYT Menopause Yoga Module with Petra Coveney

Tutor: Petra Coveney

Date: 2nd December 2021

Time: 10:00 - 17:00

Location: ONLINE via ZOOM

Type of Event: Modules

Places Available: 0

BWYT Menopause Yoga Module with Petra Coveney
Start and End Dates: Thursday 2nd – Thursday 16th
Time: 10am - 5pm each day
Location: Online via Zoom
Information about the Course

Learn how to teach Menopause Yoga workshops and group classes on a unique ONLINE 40-hour course led by Petra Coveney that draws together western and eastern approaches to support women’s health and wellbeing.

Menopause Yoga seeks to educate and empower women to embrace The Menopause as an opportunity for self-knowledge and personal growth.

Trainees on this course learn to:

a.     Teach specific yoga asana, pranayama, and meditation practices to help women manage their symptoms and unlock the positive potential of this natural but destabilizing transition in life.

b.     Hold Space safely in women’s circle discussions on menopause.

c.      Plan and promote menopause workshops and classes.

Trainees also benefit from expert guest speaker talks (live and recorded) on:
 -       Biological causes of menopause symptoms, health risks & Hormone Replacement Therapy;
-       Nutrition to support hormone balance, heart health, bone and muscle strength.
-       Osteoporosis risks and safe yoga practice.
-       Overview of psychology & CBT for menopause.
-       Natural remedies and vitamin supplements.
-       Ayurveda for menopause.
-       Traditional Chinese Medicine and Qigong for Second Spring.

This Module is accredited by the British Wheel of Yoga and involves 27 hours of live online teaching, including live guest speaker talks, teaching practice and a teaching assessment.

It is taught online over 4 weeks, via Zoom, on 4x Thursday’s from 10am-5pm (with lunch and other breaks), plus a one-hour welcome meetup and a two-hour group teaching practice guided by the course leader and assistants.

Successful completion of the course requires full attendance of the 5x live training days online on Zoom, a 15-minutes observed teaching practice and written coursework ( a journal summary and class plan) to be submitted by January 2nd 2022, at 10am.


To support self-study, trainees also have access to an online library of Menopause Yoga Teachers’ Resources, including video webinars, podcasts and pdf documents. Trainees are encouraged to practice teaching online with an allocated partner during the 4-week course.

Graduates will receive an accreditation certificate from the British Wheel of Yoga, a digital Letter of Authenticity from Yoga Alliance Professionals and a Menopause Yoga Accredited Teacher gold standard badge, as well as CPD points.

Graduates can also join a FREE Teachers Directory on the website, FREE teacher skill-sharing sessions, and FREE access to the Teachers’ Resources library.


Course criteria

This course is only open to female qualified yoga teachers due to the personal nature of the women’s circle discussions.
For more information, please contact Petra Coveney by email:




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