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Courses to get you started YO

Yoga is becoming more and more popular as a career for those interested in the benefits of combining fitness with wellbeing. Our respected and popular Diploma in Teaching Yoga course is based on Hatha Yoga. So whether you want to teach classes or one-to-one sessions, this is the course for you.

Diploma in Teaching Yoga

The popularity of Yoga for its fitness and wellbeing benefits continues to grow and both gyms and yoga centres are seeing an increased demand for group Yoga classes on their timetables. The Level 3 Diploma in Teaching Yoga (Practitioner) course has been developed using the practice of Hatha Yoga - the foundation of many popular styles of yoga. Employers in the fitness sector are looking for yoga teachers with great communication skills, a rounded and informed approach to wellness and the ability to manage a class of different abilities. Our yoga course provides you with these skills, which clients and employers are looking for.

Looking for a career in fitness?

Find out about the different routes into the industry and we'll help you to choose your career path.

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Yoga students learning what it takes to become a yoga instructor

Becoming a Yoga Instructor

Find out how to have a successful career as a Yoga Instructor with advice on the skills you'll need and how to get started.

How to book

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Why choose YMCAfit

Helping you be your best is our top priority. We'll train you for a longstanding career, not just to pass a test. We've developed the largest portfolio of courses in the UK and we're investing in this world-class training to continually make it better and always relevant for the fitness industry today - that's why 97% of students would recommend us!

As a charity, we truly believe that everyone should have access to the health benefits of regular physical activity and our graduates are helping to make this happen.