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50-Hr Elemental Yin Teacher Training
W/ Nicole Walter & Sam Saldivar


“Nature often holds up a mirror so we can see more clearly the ongoing processes of growth, renewal, and transformation in our lives.”
~ Mary Ann Brussat

Awaken and Balance Your Inner Elements


Enter a transformational exploration into the world of Yin Yoga through the Five Elements. This immersive 50-hour intensive explores the intricate energies of Wood, Fire, Earth, Air, Metal, and Water to understand how they uniquely resonate within you. 

Through an expanded practicum of asana, anatomy, prana, meditation, and dharma talks, students will learn to embody their yoga on and off the mat. 

This comprehensive training is ideal for Yoga teachers and dedicated students looking to enhance their personal practice and expand their understanding of Yin Yoga. 




Hosted in person at EPIC Yoga SC



  • May 18-19, 2024  (12-6pm daily) 

  • Associated with summer, passion, creativity, and the heart and small intestine.


  • September 14-15, 2024 (12-6pm daily)

  • Associated with late summer, stability, grounding, and the stomach and spleen.


  • November 2-3, 2024 (12-6pm daily) 

  • Associated with autumn, communication, clarity, and the lungs and large intestine.


  • January 25-26, 2025 (12-6pm daily) 

  • Associated with winter, intuition, flow, and the kidneys and bladder.


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Through this training, you will:

  • Deepen your understanding of Yin Yoga and its key principles.

  • Explore the Five Elements and their corresponding meridians in Traditional Chinese Medicine.

  • Develop your personal practice through expansive workshop-style asana, pranayama, & meditation practices. 

  • Examine Yin Yoga sequences that target specific elements and their associated organs and emotions.

  • Learn practices to develop intuition and energetic enhancement 

  • Gain a theoretical and experiential understanding of the anatomical and subtle body 



$888 Full Training - 50h

  • Each weekend module includes a comprehensive Yin Yoga manual 

  • Limited space—pre-registration required

  • Yoga Alliance 50H CEU (optional) 

    • requirements: 

      • $111 certification fee (additional) for review & assessment of course assignments

      • completion of additional assignments, reading, and assigned coursework

  • Non-refundable 

  • Student can make up to 5 missed hours via alternate coursework, reading, and makeup assignments, as determined by course teachers

À la Carte Options

$222 Full Weekend - 10h

  • Includes Yin Yoga manual for that weekends module

  • Non-refundable 

  • Cancellations can move to a future weekend by end of series with 14 days’ notice (expires January 25-26, 2025)

Fire Weekend Yin-tensive 

5/18-5/19 (12-6pm daily)


Earth Weekend Yin-tensive 

9/14-9/15 (12-6pm daily)


Metal Weekend Yin-tensive 

11/2-11/3 (12-6pm daily)


Water Weekend Yin-tensive 

1/25/25-1/26/25 (12-6pm daily)


50h Elemental Yin Yoga

Teacher Training 



Samantha (E-RYT® 500, YACEP®) has been teaching Yoga since 2016 when she completed her first 200-hour Teacher Training with Content Souls Yoga School. Passionate about learning, she now has over 800 hours of Yoga education, including a 500-hour YogaWorks Certification, 50-hour Yin Yoga Certification, and Relax and Renew® Level 1 and 2 Certifications with Judith Hanson Lasater. 


Having managed Yoga studios since 2014, Samantha has an intimate knowledge of the inner workings of the Yoga industry. In her training and mentorship programs she shares with you the tools and techniques needed to accelerate your professional development.  Samantha’s goal is to provide you with an inside edge to navigate the competitive world of teaching Yoga. 


With her background in the relaxing and introspective Yoga lineages, Samantha teaches from a place of deep empathy. She believes the greatest gift we can give our students is our radical presence and compassion. 


Nicole is a yoga teacher and meditation facilitator. She holds certifications in Yin, Restorative, and Vinyasa Yoga, as well as multiple mastery certifications in Reiki. Earning her registered yoga teacher accreditation under the guidance of master yoga teachers helped her develop a unique perspective and a deep understanding of these sacred practices. 

As a former college English teacher and director of corporate training, she has refined proven methods to facilitate safe environments conducive to inspiration and education. Her practical, approachable manner has brought her teachings into numerous studios, with private clients, and in yoga teacher trainings. 

Nicole guides her offerings with the belief that each person is powerful and capable. She empowers each client and student to embrace a purposeful life and receive the peace, calm, and balance that mindfulness can inspire. 


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