Who can apply?
You need to have a regular Yoga practice for two years to apply. Experience of the approach of Vanda Scaravelli and/or a knowledge of the meridian system is not necessary. We welcome all enthusiasts who want to share their love of Yoga – we have the skills and expertise to support your endeavours to become confident and capable teachers.
How long is it?
The first year is a stand alone 200 hour programme
The second year is a 300 hour programme making a combination of 500 hours, creating a comprehensive and rigorous teacher training course.
How are the course hours organised?
Year one is an 11 weekend programme running from September to July
Year two is a 12 weekend programme also running from September to July.
Which institutions certify the course?
Certified by the Independent Yoga Network (IYN). The Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) recognises 200 hour and 500 hour yoga courses certified by the IYN; by registering with the IYN you will also be able to register with REPS. This will enable you to work in many different settings.
The optional, additional Certificate in Education and Training is a Government recognised teaching qualification. It is accredited by the Shiatsu College’s accrediting body, Laser Learning Awards and allows you to teach in Further Education colleges
Please note that the additional Certificate of Education and Training and registration with IYN incur extra costs.