How To Become A Yoga Teacher

The Steps To Becoming A Qualified Yoga Teacher  

If you love helping others and enjoy the art of yoga, then you may want to consider becoming a certified yoga instructor.  This can be a very rewarding career and is well suited to individuals who enjoy a healthy lifestyle, are good at motivating and communicating with others, enjoy working a flexible schedule and in a peaceful environment. Below are some steps to consider if you want to become a qualified yoga teacher.  Good luck!

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Learn Yoga

At Jeevmoksha Yoga Teacher Training Centres in Bali and Tenerife we recommend you have been practising yoga for at least 12 months before embarding on one of our 200-hour yoga training courses. 

Complete Your Yoga Teacher Training Course

Choose to do your yoga teacher training at a registered yoga school such as our Jeevmoksha Yoga Training Centres in Tenerife and Bali.  We are registered with the Yoga Alliance which means your qualification will be accredited by the Yoga Alliance.  We offer a 200-hour certification program which is the first level qualification needed if you want to become a yoga teacher.  Find out more about our yoga training courses here:  BALI / TENERIFE.

Get Registered As A Yoga Teacher

Although it is not mandatory, we highly recommend you apply and pay the fees to the Yoga Alliance for Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) status upon completing the 200-hour course. This certification is an internationally recognised credential that shows you have met the minimum standards of yoga training.

Become Certified in CPR & First Aid

Depending on where you want to work, it is wise to gain certification in CPR or cardiopulmonary resuscitation. This is a health and safety requirement for many health and fitness centres. 

Begin Teaching Yoga Classes

You are now ready to begin teaching yoga classes!  

Keep Your Certification Up To Date

Don't forget to keep your yoga teacher certification up to date.