Do you love your job?
We do. Our grads do too.

Why Choose Yoga Teachers College?

  • Diploma & Certificate Courses
  • Mind-Body Fitness Focus
  • Business Positive
  • Real-World Experience
  • Flexible Schedule Options
  • Affordable Payment Plans

“Our goal is not perfect poses, acrobatics or extreme flexibility. YOGABODY teachers and students come in all sizes, ages, and shapes. We understand that the challenge, struggles, and commitment to yoga practice is where the magic of transformation is born. Practice is everything…”   – Lucas Rockwood / YB Founder

 

Upcoming Course Dates

NOTICE: You must first apply and be accepted into your program of choice before booking your training dates. Please book your spaces well in advance as we usually fill up with a waiting list.

YTC Immersion I & II – Barcelona (January 2019)
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Trapeze Training – Barcelona (January 2019)
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Trapeze Training – Barcelona, Spain (26 Feb – 3 Mar 2019)
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Trapeze Training – San Diego, California (5-10 Mar 2019)
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Trapeze Training – Athens, Georgia (12-17 Mar 2019)
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YTC Immersion I & II – Barcelona (14 Apr – 4 May 2019)
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Trapeze Training – Manila, Philippines (30 Apr – 5 May 2019)
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Courses At-a-Glance


YOGA TRAPEZE
50hr Certificate Course (online & offline)

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For passionate yoga students who love inversion yoga, this is an exciting opportunity to train with YOGABODY, the leading educator and manufacturer of inversion slings worldwide. The Yoga Trapeze is the most-popular yoga inversion sling ever with over 150,000 students in 81 countries. Despite the ever-growing demand, there are hardly any professional instructors—until now.

CURRICULUM:
  • Spinal anatomy
  • Class sequencing
  • Injury & pain management
  • Private & group teaching
  • Turnkey business model
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YOGA TEACHERS COLLEGE
Yoga Teacher Diploma Program (YTD)

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The Yoga Teachers College offers master-level training for those looking to build a career as yoga professionals. Our trainees benefit from the best of modern learning technology combined with old school apprenticeship. Graduates walk away with the skills, confidence and experience needed to become not just teachers, but community and business leaders as well. Whether your goal is to teach part time locally, travel and lead workshops internationally, or to open your own studios, The Yoga Teachers College will support your career every step of the way.

CURRICULUM:
  • Anatomy & physiology
  • Sequencing & class planning
  • Adjustments
  • Public speaking
  • Breath training
  • Nervous system
  • Business & marketing
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Meet Our Graduates & Trainees

Success Stories

We’re very proud that many of our graduates go on to teach for leading studios, to teach workshops and trainings internationally, and to open their own studios. Click below to hear from some of our graduates and learn what they’re up to…

Lori
Iceland

Zemfira
Belgium

Hege
Norway


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A Modern Approach
to Classic Yoga

No incense, no chanting, no gurus… we focus on mind-body fitness for everyone. Founded in 2007 by Lucas Rockwood, YOGABODY welcomes students of all backgrounds and is committed to democratizing yoga so everyone has access. Below are our 4 Principles of Practice.

Practice is everything

Balance is the greatest
goal in health

Food matters

Be your own guru

Blended Education Method (online / offline)

The Yoga Teachers College offers unparalleled training, resources, and professional development by leveraging the best of online and offline learning. Our blended approach to learning allows for deep learning at a natural pace, maximized practical training during in-person immersions, and exceptional depth of learning.

eLearning Study (online):

  • Video-based classes
  • Online quizzes to reinforce learning
  • On-going group discussions with both trainees and trainers
  • Practice teaching (via online audio recording)
  • Book report shares & more

Immersion Study (in-person):

  • Public speaking & leadership
  • Hands-on adjustments
  • Teaching methodology (practical)
  • Anatomy in action

International Diploma & Certificates


 

The Yoga Teachers College offers unparalleled training, resources, and professional development by leveraging the best of online and offline learning. Our blended approach to learning allows for deep learning at a natural pace, maximized practical training during in-person immersions, and exceptional depth of learning.

Industry Accreditations*:

  • American Council on Education (in review)
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)
  • Yoga Alliance International (USA, UK & Australia)

*Our training standards exceed every national and international standard. Our graduates are qualified to work in any country, obtain insurance, and register businesses.

TRAINING PARTNERS

Business & Entrepreneurship

The current yoga business model is broken. It’s a $29 billion industry owned primarily by opportunistic investors, not real yoga teachers, and the yoga teachers who created the market often end up struggling financially. This needs to change.

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Our Story

Lucas Rockwood opened his first yoga studio in 2006 and was shocked to learn that only 2-3% of all certified teachers applying for work could actually teach a decent class. The problem? They were not bad applicants, they had simply attended very bad schools and were not qualified.

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YOGA TEACHERS COLLEGE SOCIAL