Yoga Teacher Training Courses

What You Will Learn

Through your yoga teacher training journey, you will gain confidence in your skills, find your unique voice as a teacher, and fulfill your life’s purpose.

Our multidisciplinary training approach combines Vinyasa and Bhakti yoga practices. Whichever teaching path you choose, you will become a conduit in the community — bringing a heart-centered approach of yoga and sense of fellowship to your students.

At the completion of your training, you will have strengthened your understanding of yoga, discovered deep feelings of purpose and connection, and experienced personal transformation. Your experience will move beyond becoming a yoga teacher, and evolve into a journey of self exploration.

Our detailed yoga teacher training covers numerous subjects, including:

Asanas

  • Sun Salutations
  • Alignment Form
  • Alignment Action
  • Using Props

Meditation

  • Techniques
  • Benefits
  • Developing a Home Practice
  • Create a Guided Meditation

Pranayama

  • Techniques
  • Benefits
  • Practice Methods
  • Teaching Methods

Yoga philosophy

  • 8 Limbs of Yoga
  • Bhakti
  • Yoga Sutras
  • Mythology
  • Mantra
  • History

Anatomy & alignment

  • Planes of movement
  • Muscle engagement
  • Bones & Joints
  • Yoga alignment

Sequencing

  • Arc of a sequence
  • Sequence methods
  • Finding your inner teacher

Theme Weaving

  • Identifying an Authentic Theme
  • Teaching from the Heart
  • Integrating a Class Theme

Running your business

  • How to schedule clients
  • Best practices
  • Yoga teacher ethics
  • Obtaining new clients
  • Setting up workshops

Practicum

  • Teach a community class
  • Teach Sun Salutations A & B
  • Observe teachers & give feedback
  • Perform assists in the context of a class
  • Written final exam

Yoga Teacher Training Options

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Hybrid Yoga Teacher Training

Our 200-hour hybrid yoga teacher training creates a flexible learning environment. This allows for a fluid and flowing learning environment.

With in-person and online components, you will obtain your teaching requirements after completing a seven-module course, which include videos, audio files and a training manual. After each module, you will review the content with your mentor.

After finishing your final practicum module, you will have the tools and skills to venture out into the world and teach.

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Traditional Teacher Training

The traditional teacher training is completed in person at our studio. You will have the opportunity to complete the seven modules in person, over a period of seven weekends.

Your time spent in our studio and working face-to-face with your mentor is an invaluable learning experience. It will help take your teacher training to the next level, where you will experience the learning process amongst your peers, with your mentor guiding you every step of the way.

After finishing your final practicum, you will have the tools and skills to venture out into the world and teach.

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Receive these free bonuses with your training

A $1,025 Value

Shakti Yoga Academy Class Planning Template ($50 value)

Guided Meditations throughout training ($100 value)

Sample Liability Waiver ($100 value)

25 Yoga Class Themes ($50)

Copy of YogaCore eBook ($125 value)

Access to our On-Demand library ($125 value)

A weekly email with ideas, tips, playlists & more

Sample Client Intake form. Includes client history ($200 value)

Downloadable Shakti Yoga Academy Teaching Manual ($275 value)

A Lifetime of Benefits

Build your tribe

Discover a deeper sense of meaning through teaching yoga to your community.

Follow your passion

Transform your life, find your voice and share your story with your students.

Learn on your schedule

Our self-paced programs help you set goals, achieve them, and move towards completion of the training program.

A strong community

We are here for you. Throughout your training, your mentor will guide you through the process and help you obtain a deeper knowledge of the practices.

Registered yoga school

We are a Registered Yoga School with Yoga Alliance.

A new beginning

Every part of your story has led you to this moment. When you embrace self exploration and discovery, you will embark on a journey of fulfillment through teaching yoga.

Frequently Asked Questions

I am a beginner, can I still take this course?
Absolutely. This course is designed to meet you where you are. It
is a great way to immerse yourself in the yoga practices.

Do I have to teach if I take this course?
You do not. Many people take the course to develop a deeper knowledge of the yoga practices. However, if you wish to receive a certificate, you will have to complete the practicum teaching requirement.

How long does the training take?
On average, our participants complete this training in 7-8 months. However, because it is self-paced, you may go more quickly or slowly as needed. It’s best to try and finish within a year.

Where can I teach once I receive my certificate?
Because we are a Registered Yoga School, you can teach at any studio, gym or fitness center that may want a Vinyasa Flow or Power Vinyasa teacher.

Advanced Teacher Training

Continue your education with our Advanced Teacher Training. Structured as a series of twelve, 25-hour training sessions, you can complete up to 300 hours of additional learning and dive deeper into specific topics.

If your dream is to one day run your own yoga school, this training will help you obtain your 500 hours of training for that certification.