How to become a Yoga Teacher
Yoga Therapy Ireland (YTI) is one of Ireland's most professional training organisations for yoga teachers and therapists. If you are interested in becoming a yoga teacher, read YTI's tips before choosing your yoga course and commencing your professional yoga training and practice. You can also read what past pupils have to say about our courses.
We pride ourselves in offering high quality training to those who wish to become Yoga Teachers or Yoga Therapists. Our Tutors and Facilitators have a combined, cumulative teaching experience of nearly 70 years and are dedicated to professionalism in all their dealings with the public.
Choose from the following courses:
Yoga Foundation Course
A yoga course designed to develop your Yoga practice within the YTI ethos; deepen your awareness of breathwork and Yoga Philosophy and show you how to incorporate them into your daily lives. Furthermore, this course is also designed so that it may give you the added confidence to apply for our Yoga Teacher Training Course.
Yoga Teacher Training Course
Our fully 'Accredited' Yoga Teacher Training Course is a Diploma Course of two years duration and is open to all those who have completed a minimum of two years continuous and regular Yoga practice and are members of Yoga Therapy Ireland.
Yoga Therapists Diploma Course
Having completed our Teacher Training Course and gained some practical teaching experience, you may wish to take your yoga studes further. You might consider becoming a Yoga Therapist.
Yoga for Children - Teacher Training
'Stretch Yourself' is offered to all qualified Yoga teachers who aspire to teach Yoga in primary schools. The course will be delivered to compliment the SPHE (Social, Personal, Health Education) curriculum currently used in schools.
Yoga for Pregnancy - Teacher Training
The purpose of this four day course will be to give the yoga teacher a greater understanding of pregnancy and birth as it relates to teaching a pregnant woman in a class.
Yoga In-service Training
All qualified Yoga teachers owe it to themselves but more importantly their clients to regularly update their skills. Through our more specialised Seminars, Workshops and Yoga Therapy Days, Yoga Therapy Ireland provides annual In-Service Training for their graduates. To bring us into line with potential Government requirements regarding standards, all Yoga Therapy Ireland registered teachers are expected to attend two In-Service Training Days each year – in order to upgrade their skills and keep their name on our Teachers’ Register. Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance.