Cert. no 9701
The popularity of Yoga for its health and fitness benefits continues to grow. Both gyms and yoga centres are seeing an increased demand for yoga classes on their timetables. There are many different styles of Yoga. This Yoga Professionals course is based around the practice of Hatha Yoga – the foundation from where many popular styles of yoga have developed. On the course you will learn yoga asanas (positions), pranayama (breath control), mudra (hand positions), as well as meditation and yoga kriyas (cleansing techniques).
This course is suitable for individuals who do not hold a fitness related qualification but have experience practicing yoga and would like to develop a new and rewarding career in teaching yoga .It is also the ideal course for Level 2 Fitness Instructors and Level 3 Personal Trainers who are looking to make an investment in their career and develop the skills to teach yoga classes and one-to-one sessions.
This format is suitable if you don’t currently hold a fitness qualification or are a Level 2 qualified fitness instructor. It blends practical, face to face teaching with eLearning for the Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology component of the course.
Face to face
If you are personal trainer or have successfully completed Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology, then choose this route to complete the practical days and yoga-based theory components of the course only.
Become a yoga instructor with YMCAfit
Read our brochure to find out more about becoming a yoga instructor.
Over 24? You may be eligible for an Advanced Learning Loan
The Diploma in Teaching Yoga is available with a 24+ Advanced Learning Loan. If you are 24 or older, you can access the loan to cover the full course fees of £1199 or £1499 (depending on your chosen format) and not make repayments until 2016 and only when you are earning £21,000 a year.
If you choose the blended learning format, you will also learn to:
Face to face
Please note: To enrol on the face to face course you must have a current Level 3 Anatomy & Physiology qualification
• Full payment
• Direct debit plan
• 24+ funding application*
*All 24+ applications require an upfront payment of £250 which is refunded upon receipt of full funding.
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Special offer course price: £1,349 (save £150)
24+ Advanced Learning Loans
This loan is designed to help students over the age of 24 to pay for their course fees.
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