Looking to take your yoga practice to the next level? Whether you are looking for a career change or are simply eager to deep dive into the world of yoga practice and techniques, selecting the right teacher training program can be the stepping-stone you need to achieve these goals. The benefits of these courses are numerous. Most courses you'll want to attend offer a 200-hour registered yoga teacher (RYT) curriculum, but there are also some shorter courses that can contribute towards your goals and longer courses that provide more in-depth instruction.
To help make your search easier, we have pulled together this list of 11 great teacher training courses across the globe that are coming your way in 2024. So, whether you are looking to head to the remote isles of Tahiti or the beautiful beaches of Koh Samui, we've got something for you.
At this 200-Hour Hatha Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training, you will gain the knowledge and confidence needed to become a professional yoga teacher and pass on the vast knowledge and passion for yoga to your future students.
This training also includes a supplemental Reiki Level 1 certification course. Teachers onsite are dedicated, experienced and true masters of their trade who will help you become a confident and knowledgeable yoga professional. Each graduate will receive a Media Kit with professional videos and photos to kickstart their career as a new yoga teacher.
This yoga school is a certified RYS so you can register yourself as a RYT-200 on Yoga Alliance upon successful completion of the course. And what's not to love, you will be in Tahiti after all.
Dates: Feb 1 to Feb 26, 2024
Head to Lisbon, Portugal for this all-inclusive 200-Hour Hatha Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training Course. Your teachers are dedicated, experienced and true masters of their trade who are there to help you become a confident and knowledgeable yoga professional. Upon graduations, you'll receive a your certificate and a media kit with professional videos and photos to kickstart their career as a new yoga teacher.
This yoga school is a certified RYS so you can register yourself as a RYT-200 on Yoga Alliance upon successful completion of your course. Your retreat takes place in beautiful Portugal right off the coast. And as a bonus you will also be able to achieve your Reiki Level 1 Certification as this is also included in this course.
Dates: Multiple departures in 2024
Head to Verona, Italy for this 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training Program.
The Yoga and Wellness 200-Hour Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training is an awareness-based practice that includes fluid, dynamic asana, kriya, pranayama, mantra, meditation, dance, wellness, self-care, and ritual for optimal health and personal growth. You'll learn to develop mindful self-awakening and cultivate strength and flexibility on all levels through the practice of yoga.
Upon completion, you will be eligible to submit your paperwork to the Yoga Alliance to be approved as a registered yoga teacher (RYT) at the 200-hour level.
Dates: June 25 to July 15, 2024
This Costa Rica Yoga Teacher Training Program offers the unique opportunity to explore ancient yogic wisdoms while restoring harmony and balance to your daily existence. In close proximity to the ocean, this program offers the opportunity to explore the art of surfing, another flow-based spiritual practice that allows one to tap into a deep sense of connection and find oneness and peace with all that is.
Known for its beautiful beaches, volcanoes, and biodiversity, Costa Rica is a nature lover’s paradise! A quarter of the land is made up of national parks and protected jungles, the largest in the world as a percentage of the country’s territory. Home to a rich variety of flora and fauna and diverse wildlife including spider monkeys, the quetzal bird, and the three-toed sloth, Costa Rica has only 0.03% of the world’s landmass but is estimated to contain 5% of the world’s biodiversity. Costa Rica offers a variety of landscapes, microclimates, and something for everyone.
This program is Yoga Alliance certified and upon completion you will be able to register with them as a RYT (registered yoga teacher).
Dates: Multiple departures throughout 2024
Head to Cyprus for this certified 200-hour RYS course. Your training will take place on the gorgeous Mediterranean island of Cyprus, with its abundant in greenery to support and enhance your physical and spiritual growth. You'll focus on yoga theory, practice, philosophy, anatomy and labs as part of your day to day.
Your training will also include a bonus supplemental Reiki Level 1 certification course. You will be learning the history of Reiki and how to reach physical, emotional and mental balance using this ancient energy healing technique. You will be connecting deeply to your intuition and eliminating limiting beliefs, releasing fears and addictions. You will learn how to confidently use Reiki for your benefit in your daily life.
Dates: April 1 to April 26, 2024
Stay in a beautiful Key West Bed & Breakfast, all walking and biking distance to our spa, beaches, art, culture, historical sites, theater, restaurants, nightlife, and more!
This 200-hour Hatha/Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training program is perfect for anyone who wants to use yoga as a tool for self-discovery, healing, and overall well-being. It's not only for those who want to become certified yoga instructors but also for those who want to deepen their practice, improve their alignment, avoid injuries, and learn about the rich history and energetic components of yoga. This program goes beyond the Yoga Alliance certification requirements by combining the mind, body, and soul aspects of yoga into a transformative, in-depth experience. This mystical and soulful yoga school will inspire you to embark on the path to enlightenment through their classes and courses. 300-hour courses also available.
Dates: Jan 14 to Jan 21, 2024
This 21-day 200-Hour Yoga Association of Australia-Certified Yoga Teacher Training Course is designed for everyone who wants to become a certified and qualified yoga teacher under the guidance of a Himalayan expert yogi. You'll learn detailed information about yoga and meditation along with essential teaching skills. If you are looking for health, happiness, peace, and harmony--then this is the place for you. Kick-start your career as a successful all-around yoga teacher, with this all-inclusive course.
Assistance with visas is also provided. This is one you won't want to miss.
Dates: Flexible departures in 2024
This Bali Yoga Teacher Training program in Ubud will allow you to immerse yourself in your yoga practice and give you a deep sense of the rich culture that Bali has to offer. The island of Bali is a potent land that provides jungle, mountains, rivers, canyons, and beautiful beaches to roam and explore. Deep in the rice fields, surrounded by lush green rice grass and bright blue palm tree-lined skies, we tune into the mindful rhythm of this culture, where beauty is honored in every step. We invite you on this journey of self-inquiry to discover the beauty within and around you.
Spirituality is inherently infused into this unique culture that is filled with devotion. Every moment is a sacred offering of love from the heart. The temples, prayer songs and incense offerings provide the backdrop for this journey of self-discovery.
Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a certificate from Sacred Paths Yoga and will be able to register with Yoga Alliance as a RYT (Registered Yoga Teacher).
Dates: Multiple departures in April, September and November 2024
Boquete has long been a popular destination for travelers, and sports plenty of places to stay and eat out. Quaint hostels, boutique hotels, local and international cuisine...there’s something for everyone.
Whether you are just beginning your practice or have an advanced practice, desire to teach or simply want to enhance your own personal practice, this 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training Session will allow you to create a wonderful shift in your life and fill you with self-love, self-awareness, abundance, gratitude, joy and clarity of vision.
Upon completion, you will become a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 200) with Yoga Alliance®! During these trainings, not only will you explore the physical aspects of a yoga practice including alignment, adjustments, transitions, peak pose sequencing class design & anatomy, but you will also explore the spiritual aspects of yoga and discuss ancient yoga philosophy--empowering you to find your own path.
Dates: March 31 to April 13, 2024
This Yoga Teacher Training in Peru are held at an Eco Resort near Arin, a small village near Calca in the middle of the Incas Sacred Valley. The resort is located at the base of the sacred mountains Pitisuray and Sawasiray right underneath the beautiful Arin waterfall. It is in the heart of the Sacred Valley only 1 hour away from Cusco and 2 hours from the majestic archaeological site of Machu Picchu.
Stay in a retreat center that is eco-friendly, made from local materials, and offers lush flower gardens, fruit trees, hummingbirds, majestic rocks, cleansing waterfalls, hammocks, delicious vegetarian cuisine, and stunning views of the Apus (sacred mountains) and surrounding lands.
Upon completion, participants will be able to register with the Yoga Alliance as a Register Yoga Teacher.
Dates: Oct 1 to Oct 22, 2024
This Lake Atitlan Guatemala Yoga Teacher Training offers participants a unique opportunity to explore ancient yogic wisdoms while restoring harmony and balance into your daily existence. Enjoy your stay in an ecologically sustainable, natural sanctuary. Tap into a deep sense of connection and find oneness and peace with all that is.
At an altitude of 5,000 feet, Lake Atitlan has been referred to as the “land of eternal spring.” The climate — combined with the grandeur of the lake, the views of the volcanoes and the lush vegetation — sets the stage for what visitors have described as a true paradise. The sheer quantity of exotic flowers, trees and plant species is further enhanced by the abundance of bird life affording excellent first-hand opportunities for bird watchers and naturalist alike.
This is the perfect place to open and relax your mind. By living a simple and intentional existence, you will be able to rest, revitalize and grow.
Upon completion, participants will be able to register with the Yoga Alliance as a Register Yoga Teacher.
Dates: March 5 to 25, 2024
As we come to the end of our journey exploring these 11 incredible yoga teacher training courses, we hope you've found one that can take your yoga career to the next level. Whether you're seeking inner peace, adventure, a deeper understanding and knowledge of yoga or a combination of all three, there is a course out there that is tailored to your unique needs.
We encourage you to take the time to research and find the perfect course for you. Not all courses as RYS or RYT-certified, so be sure to choose the course that best meets your needs. You can find out more on the Yoga Alliance page.
We wish you all the best on your journey towards greater health, happiness, and peace. Namaste.
To see more yoga teacher training courses, visit Activ Retreats today.
At our 200h Hatha Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Training you will gain the knowledge and confidence needed to become a professional yoga teacher and pass on the vast knowledge and passion for yoga to your future students.
Apr 1 to Apr 26, 2024
USD 2,952 per person