Level 1 & 2 Instructor School | Lackland AFB, TX 2021

Friday, February 19 2021 7:15 AM - Wednesday, February 24 2021 5:30 PM [CST]

6639 Sabine Pass, San Antonio, TX, 78236, United States

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Level 1 & 2 Partial Approval - $1,275.00

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Level 1 & 2 - First Responder or Military Partial Approval - $1,147.50

This option is only available to first responders, military, and veterans.

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Friday, February 19 2021 7:15 AM - Wednesday, February 24 2021 5:30 PM [CST]

This six day Instructor School (including Level 1 and 2) certifies you to:

Instruct YFFR Protocol using YFFR’s official and structured curriculum for:

  • Academy Programs
  • Training Demo Workshops
  • In-service Trainings
  • Conference presentations
  • Assist with big events and presentations
  • Possibly lead and manage the YFFR programs for a certain city or region (upon acceptance to position)

Participants will receive:

  • Introduction to Tactical Skills for Law Enforcement and Fire Service
  • Techniques for Optimizing Human Performance
  • Breaking Down YFFR Training Curriculum for Recruit Academies and In-Service Training
  • 8 YFFR Mat Class Workshops
  • Fascia Release Techniques for Optimal Mobility
  • Peak Performance Drills
  • Breakout Sessions and Discussion
  • Practice Teaching
  • Standard Neurological Reset practices (similar to Yoga Nidra)
  • Access to 1 year of YogaShield's Cyber Academy: On Demand short yoga classes, workshops and instructors only information.
  • Digital Toolkit to support you after training (must successfully complete outside training requirements)
  • Licensing agreement to use YFFR’s Structured Training Curriculum (must successfully complete outside training requirements and have a Service Agreement or Instructor Agreement in place.)

After this training attendees will know how to teach the YFFR Protocol to first responders in official training environments. By the end of Level 2 Training, attendees will have the tools to practice the techniques of YFFR Protocol themselves, speak authentically about yoga and the YFFR mission, and teach the YFFR Protocol with a high level of effectiveness and professionalism.


Participants who successfully complete Level 2: Advanced Operations are known as Instructor 2.

YFFR Instructors will be expected to:

  • Represent YFFR at a higher level of professionalism
  • Exemplify YFFR values of professional excellence in training and cultural competency
  • Uphold Standard Operating Procedures for YFFR teaching programs
  • Adhere to structured curriculum while practicing adaptability of curriculum when needed


Online Foundations Training Course (included in the 6 day training)


Post Training Requirements:

  • Online Test
  • Practice Classes
  • Ride-alongs (for civilians)
  • Written essay
  • Required reading

YogaShield Yoga For First Responders

YogaShield® Yoga For First Responders® (YFFR) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing yoga training that is job-specific and culturally-informed. The techniques and drills taught using YFFR’s unique protocol trains in a skill set for: processing the inevitable stress of a career in emergency services, building mental, physical and emotional resilience, and enhancing optimal levels of job performance from decision making to tactical skills. YogaShield® Yoga For First Responders® builds elite Firefighters, Law Enforcement Officers, Emergency Medical Technicians, Telecommunicators, and military members for a long, survivable, and rewarding career. YFFR ensures the long-term sustainability of our classes and trainings in department and academy settings through systematic programming that is operationally sound.

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