Svaroopa® Yoga Teacher Training
As a Svaroopa® yoga teacher, you lead students into experiencing their bodies in a whole new way, providing profound physical changes by means of a quick and easy process.
Our comprehensive yoga teacher training (YTT) prepares you to serve others to transform their bodies, minds and more, through offering classes as well as one-on-one yoga therapy sessions.
Our training includes a full year of at-home mentoring, making you a proficient and confident yoga teacher with exceptional skill in handling diverse bodies. Your training also guarantees your rapid personal transformation as well as profound experiences of the Bliss of your own Being.
Yoga Alliance recognizes our training at the 200 and 500 hour levels as does Yoga Australia.
We are also accredited by IAYT (International Association of Yoga Therapsits).
We offer many advanced levels of professional training, including yoga therapy, meditation teacher training, guided self inquiry, meditation, and yoga philosophy, with a total of 17 advanced certifications. Click to see our Professional Training Tracks.
“I teach because of what Svaroopa® Yoga has reawakened within me…physically, spiritually and emotionally.” — Loretta F.
"Svaroopa® Yoga is the best and most effective form of physical yoga practice. — Sandra H.
Certified Intro Teacher (50 hours)
You begin with the most important poses, which we call the “Foundational Poses,” because they underlie all the other practices. Pain, stress and trauma melt away as you learn how to lead others through the same process. Five days of immersion training prepares you to teach intro classes while it gives you a taste of our Teacher Training programs. Learn more about Foundations of Svaroopa® Yoga.
"Blissful, divine, empowering, enlightening, relaxing… At the same time, exhausting in a good way." — Shirlene K.
"It was very well organized in every way, from the lodging and food to the course structure and much more. No doubt, the best experience as a student I have ever had." - Ronald B.
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Certified Basics Teacher (200 hour)
Learn to teach 37 poses with over 300 teaching elements, including props, alignments and adjustments to adapt the poses for students who need help. Develop your ability to design a curriculum in five teaching themes that take students from beginner to intermediate levels in a few months. Best of all, your YTT 2 includes a Shaktipat Day, with Gurudevi Nirmalananda giving you the initiation that deepens your meditation as well as your ability to teach.
"Very valuable! And the knowledge of the trainers is unique and extensive". – Ted S.
"The depth and structure are excellent. Also the people it attracts are fun to be with. So rich!" – Samantha G.
"If you have any interest in meditation, spirituality or enlightenment, Shaktipat is for you! This initiation propels you inward for deep and easy meditation, and the reliable experience of your own Self." - Ruth B.
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Certified Svaroopa® Yoga Teacher (500 hour)
Learn 47 poses with 350 teaching elements, including how to adapt poses for students individually. Develop your teaching curriculum in six more teaching themes that include the classical roots of yoga practice as well as vinyasa (breath and movement combined). Another Shaktipat Day is included in your YTT 4, even more powerful due to all your preparation and practices.
"This training prepares you to teach yoga in all its dimensions and support your students as they discover more about themselves physically, mentally/ emotionally, and spiritually." - Soraya P.
"No stone is left unturned." – Willi T.
"The powerful effect of each and every pose, but more importantly how they were taught. "– Joe Y.
Following successful completion of YTT Components A & B, Embodyment® Yoga Therapy Training and Radical Anatomy for Yogis, you are eligible to become a Certified Svaroopa® Yoga Teacher (CSYT). Becoming a CSYT is the equivalent of getting your Associate's degree as a yoga teacher.
Yoga Therapist Certifications
Meditation Teacher Training
Advanced Teacher Training
Your professional training doesn’t have to end once you’re a certified Svaroopa® Yoga Teacher. Advanced Teacher Training (ATT) allows you to set a course that can take you to 3,000 hours or more in a delicious process of lifelong learning.
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You may begin your ATT courses after completing YTT Level 2, though most courses become available once you earn your CSYT certificate. Choose your level of mastery while earning certifications after every 2-3 courses. The knowledge and depth you attain at this level is equivalent to a Master’s Degree in yoga.
Experience yoga’s promise — the knowing of your own Self as Consciousness-Itself. Beyond the poses or stress relief, the true goal is the bliss of your own being, named svaroopa in the ancient texts. Svaroopa® yoga reveals your own Divinity.