The Columbus School of Yoga 200-hour Teacher Training Program has been designed for students who have a desire to dive deeper into their yoga practice, personal growth and self-understanding as well as the art and science of yoga, gaining greater knowledge of body alignment, anatomy and yoga philosophy.
Our Teacher Training program offers an experiential and empowered approach to education, teaching trainees what it means to craft an experience that supports students for success. As a participant of our program, not only with you learn how to teach a fun, safe and meaningful yoga class, you will also learn important and essential life skills that will positively serve all aspects of your life and what it means to cultivate a living practice.
Graduates of our program will receive a thorough and well-rounded education that meets the curriculum standards as defined by Yoga Alliance, earning them an accredited 200Hr Certification.
Embark on a voyage that will transform your body, mind, and heart through our
200-hour Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training.
YOU belong here!
Frequently Asked Questions
Is this YTT Yoga Alliance accredited?
Yes! We are a Registered Yoga School with Yoga Alliance. Graduates who successfully complete our program and training requirements will be eligible to register with Yoga Alliance at the 200-Hour level, earning them their 200 Hour RYS designation.
Do I have to be an advanced Yoga student to take teacher training?
No, not at all! Our Yoga teacher training is about diving deeper into the into the study and practice of yoga.This includes studying postures and how to sequence a class so that you can learn to craft a practice and experience for any skill level, making Yoga accessible for all. Additionally, and what is most special and unique about our program is that we pull back the curtain and look behind the scenes of teaching Yoga. We dive into the philosophy, teachings, and richness of the ancient traditions of Yoga and learn to apply these teachings in every day life. This is where transformation and incredible growth happens. All you need is an open heart and a willingness for personal growth to join our Yoga Teacher training program and benefit by gaining immense value from this experience.
What type of Yoga can I teach after completing the Yoga teacher training?
Graduates from our 200-hour Yoga teacher training certification program are able to teach Vinyasa, Hatha, Slow Flow, Gentle, Power and Hot yoga classes for students of all levels. Because of our empowered teaching methodology, intelligent sequencing and focus on body mechanics, our yoga teacher training develops teachers who have the technical skill and capacity to safely and effectively teach and inspire their students. As a Yoga Alliance Accredited Yoga School, you can rest assured that the training and certification you receive through our Yoga teacher training program is respected and recognized by the yoga community.
What if I miss a session? Am I able to make it up at a later date?
Our Yoga teacher training program is highly interactive, and many modules depend on the consistent and collective energy of the group. For this reason we do not recommend missing any sessions. That said, life happens. Students who miss a session can make it up by completing additional homework assignments related to the missed class topics. Each day is considered a session, and the maximum amount of missed time allowed is 3 sessions. Attendance and participation in the practice teaching days (of which there are 3 throughout the program), is required for certification. For make up homework and make up practice teaching day(s), additional fees apply.
What are the benefits of Yoga teacher training beyond certification?
There are numerous benefits beyond the obvious for participants of our Yoga Teacher Training Program. These include the opportunity to connect deeply with yourself and others through the training process, challenge yourself in new ways, expand awareness, acquire new skills, learn about your body, mind and heart and ways to attune and create greater harmony on all levels of your life.
What if I am not sure I want to teach Yoga after my Teacher Training?
About 30% of students who sign up for our yoga teacher training program have no intention of teaching. Many students enroll in yoga teacher training to further develop their own personal practice of yoga and learn more about themselves and this ancient tradition.
Is there an application process and how do I enroll for Yoga teacher training?
Yes, there is an application and a $250 deposit for our Yoga Teacher Training Program. Upon successful acceptance to our program, your $250 deposit will be applied towards your tuition. If for some reason your application is not approved, you will be reimbursed your $250 deposit within 2-5 business days.
CONTACT: For more information about our Yoga Teacher Training you can reach out directly to ColleenMcFall@gmail.com