Frequently Asked Questions:
What style of yoga will I be certified to teach?
This is a Hatha teacher training course, which includes hatha yoga, vinyasa flows, and gentle yoga. You will also get an introduction to teaching restorative yoga, yoga nidra, prenatal, children, teen and seniors yoga.
How many hours is this course?
The course requires a 200 Hour time commitment. 144 hours will be offered to you though live online training with your experienced lead trainers at the times specified. the remaining 56 hours are self paced recorded material and assignments for you to complete on your own schedule. You get immediate access to your manual and prerecorded training videos upon registration.
What if I have to miss a class? How do I make up missed time?
We strongly recommend that all live online training hours are attended live and avoid missing any more than 8 hours of the training. Although the training is recorded, the breakout rooms and practice teaching are not recorded and are completed in the live training. Anyone who misses hours will be required to watch the recordings and may also be required to do an additional assignment depending on the hours that are missed. There will be an additional charge for assignments that must be reviewed outside the regular training hours.
Will I make money as a yoga teacher?
You will learn about the business of yoga in this training and opportunities for yoga teachers. Some teachers are inspired to share their knowledge through volunteering and community organizations, others create very successful businesses and teach full time. Each graduate is responsible for building their own business after the training in the direction they choose.
Will I be ready to teach?
Yes! Our graduates are confident, prepared and excited to teach.
Do I have to join Yoga Alliance?
Registration with Yoga Alliance is voluntary. You will be trained by a Registered Yoga School so you can join Yoga Alliance as a Register Yoga Teacher (RYT) after you graduate if you choose. We will discuss the details (pros and cons) in the training.
Are there additional books and materials I must purchase?
Your manual is included in PDF format. If you wish to print it, that is your expense. There are also 4 required reading books that will be read during the training. We reference the texts throughout the training and highly recommend you have them. Each book is usually less than $20.