Our School Is Different...
Great Value Investment - Education costs have reached an all-time high around the world. This is often due to bloated operational costs, pointless real estate, and business infrastructures that have nothing to do with your learning. At YOGABODY, part of our mission to democratize yoga means offering professional education at a price that almost everyone can afford. To make this feasible, we run a lean operation optimized for learning. We leverage our existing facilities in Barcelona, we've pioneered eLearning in the yoga market, and our intensive immersions deliver maximum education at the best possible price.
Guaranteed Job Placement - During Immersion 2, we’ll help you put together an exceptional employment packet, including a resume (CV), cover letter, recommendation letter, video and photos that will help you find your first job. How can we guarantee you'll get your dream job? We can't, but we can guarantee you'll find your first paid teaching gig during our program (and yes, it might just be your dream job too).
Academic Excellence - The Yoga Teachers College offers an international degree program that provides more than double the education offered in a typical certification course, at a level that surpasses every industry standard. On top of that, we require all graduates to achieve an 85 percent (or higher) average score on all tests and assessments, while most schools simply require you to show up in order to graduate. Our commitment to excellence means that a degree from the Yoga Teachers College holds real market value and demonstrates masters-level knowledge earned through study and practice.
Personal Support - We've revived the age-old tradition of apprenticeship. During your studies, you'll have support and guidance every step of the way. You'll have real-time access to ask your mentor questions, get feedback, learn, and grow. If you're struggling with an anatomy module, your mentor will help you get through it. If the public speaking sections are presenting a problem and causing you anxiety, again, your mentor will be there to talk you through it. Mentorship happens via phone and email, as well as in person during your immersions in Barcelona. Post-course, the support continues with job hunting and networking opportunities, monthly refresher courses, and optional annual meet-ups to keep you on top of your game.
eLearning Platform - Technology is changing education worldwide, making it more efficient, fun, and cost-effective. The Yoga Teachers College leverages eLearning for many of the theory-based aspects of yoga teacher training. Whether it's memorizing pose names or learning the anatomy of the knee, our eLearning platform makes deep learning possible in many aspects of yoga education that are often skimmed over at other schools.
Flexible Scheduling Options - How are you going to fit study and practice into your already busy lifestyle? What if you have work or family obligations that make it impossible to take four to eight weeks off to attend a long-term, residential course? To solve the problem of 'not enough time,' we developed a unique program schedule that couples distance learning with in-person immersions. The result is a training program that is not only more convenient, but also gives you more education and more experience at a fraction of the cost.
Exciting Business Opportunities - In addition to job placement, graduates can also qualify to be an authorized YOGABODY regional teacher, a product distributor, or a licensed YOGABODY studio owner. Graduates have the option for total autonomy, of course, but also the option for a true partnership with YOGABODY, where we collaborate to make our shared dreams become a reality.
Join a Global Movement - Graduates have access to our retail manufacturing, studio contacts, graduate’s database, world-renowned experts, and on-going support. The college and brand serve as a support system that you can leverage throughout your teaching career.
Below is a small selection of the hundreds of reviews we've collected as well as third-party verified testimonials. If you’re considering one of our programs, we encourage you to connect with our past trainees for first-hand feedback and advice.
Facebook Reviews [Verify]
"Life changing experience. The instructors and rest of the team are welcoming and supportive. Extremely well-organized training with beautiful yoga facilities. Thank you all, I can't wait to go back!"
- Selda Tahrir Guy
"A life changing experience! Amazing teachers will guide you perfectly to become a yoga teacher, even if you have not so much previous experience! An incredible time with them!"
- Sergio Artzvila
"Amazing instructors, an exceptional value, a highly organized program that delivers far more than expected. I walked away from my training with the knowledge and confidence to teach, as well as the ability to run a business."
- Ana Cadena
Yoga Alliance Reviews [Verify]
Yoga Alliance is the largest nonprofit association in the yoga community, upholding quality standards for yoga teachers and yoga schools. Here’s how our graduates have rated their experience:
"Before the course, I felt anxious, but now I feel really good about my future. It's nice that all the students have the same mentality; we all want to better ourselves through our practice and turn our practice from a lifestyle into a livelihood."
"I think that Lucas is bringing together a system that is accessible to a lot of people, but is still strong and challenging. Also, no one can complain about being in Barcelona for a week doing interesting stuff with interesting people.
What I also liked about the Yoga Teachers College was that from day one we were up in front of our classmates teaching. It's a good way to get rid of any lingering discomfort, stage fright, or problems quickly."
"Personally this was the right course for me because of its strong foundation in Vinyasa Yoga. Once you start the course, you come to realize that no matter how long you've been practicing yoga, you still have so much to learn—not only asanas and movements, but also the deeper biometrics and physiology behind yoga.
Another aspect I enjoyed was meeting a range of people from really different yoga backgrounds with different experiences."
"The online content is very easy to watch, and because it's not only about yoga, it's also interesting. I am learning a lot, I am very happy."
Your Yoga Teachers College tuition is an investment in your career. Typical graduates recoup their investment within 2-6 months of graduation, and our trainees are among the highest paid and most-employable in the industry. This program not only gives you the practical skills needed to become a great yoga teacher, it also provides the business and marketing to support your success.
TUITION RATES (subject to change)
- Financing Plan: 500 USD/month x 6 months (400€ or £380/month)
- Full Tuition (save 10%): 2,700 USD (approx 2,395€ or £2,065)
Payment Options: Credit Card, Paypal, Bank Transfer
Tuition Fees Includes
- Three weeks of training in Barcelona (either in two separate trips or one intensive)
- 24-module eLearning program (distance learning with coaching, completed at home)
- Roundtable live video classes every Friday
- One-on-one mentorship and assistance
- Practice journal, Yoga Wheel, Massage Balls, Block
- Training manual
Other Expenses (not included)
- Travel, food, and accommodation in Barcelona
- Yoga classes/membership at your local studio(s) for your 100-class requirement
- Required reading (see full list here).
Additional Graduate Services (optional)
Tuition Tax Deductible? (usually yes!)
The Yoga Teachers College is registered trade/professional school, and in most tax jurisdictions, some (or all) of your tuition is tax-deductible. Please consult with a qualified tax advisor. USA residents, please refer to tax codes §1.162-5(a)(1) & §1.162-5(b)(2). All other countries, please ask your advisor for relevant tax codes, and email our support team for a formal tax receipt for your records.
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