Yoga Teach Training FAQs

  • Can I teach at YoBa after YTT?

    YTT only scratches the surface of your teacher journey and we’d love to be a part of your next step! Please submit your application for our Instructor Training program once you’re officially an RYT graduate!

  • Do I get a free membership with YTT?

    All Weekend Trainings include the attendance of 2 classes. We'll give each trainee 5 class passes per month for their observations that can completed In Studio or through Live Stream. 

    All additional classes can be supplemented with your current membership or a class pack!

  • Do I have to pay a deposit to join?

    $300 non-refundable deposit in order to secure your spot in our program. The deposit amount will be credited towards your total payment!

  • Do you accept payment plans?

    Yes, payment plans available for an increased cost! We can determine what works best once your application is accepted. 

    Total payment amount must be paid before program completion.

  • Do you have any scholarship opportunities?

    Yes! Please visit our Teacher Training Scholarship page for more information and to apply!

    Please note scholarship applicants will submit both a YTT application and a Scholarship application for a total of 2.

  • I don't want to teach. Is this program still for me?

    Absolutely! In fact, the majority of our students are there to simply deepen their practice & learn something new. 

  • Is this an accredited program with Yoga Alliance?
    Yes! YoBa Studio is a Registered Yoga School (RYS) with Yoga Alliance, which designates this 200-hour yoga teacher training program as one which follows Yoga Alliance's standards. Upon completion, students may apply for certification with Yoga Alliance as Registered Yoga Teachers (RYTs).

  • I've new to yoga. Can I still apply?

    Of course! All experience levels & bodies are welcome here. All you need is an open heart and mind and the permission to start this new, exciting, and life- changing journey. 

  • What additional workshop are included with training?

    Physical Therapy: 2 day intensive workshop with a licensed physical therapist to dive deeper into anatomy, alignment and safely moving bodies as well as pre and post natal and pelvic floor education

    Energy Body: 2 hour workshop led by an RYT-200 who will educate on Eastern modalities including Chakras, Meridians, Nadis, Bandhas, Koshas and Crystals.

    Yoga History: 2 day workshop led by an RYT-500 to dive deep into the history of yoga

  • What are the expectations during meeting weekends?

    Come prepared ready to learn new ideas, open your mind to your specific body alignment in Yoga, move your body throughout the weekend, practice teaching out loud and more!

    Attend all 4 weekend sessions, 3 days each.

  • What are the expectations outside of meeting weekends?

    Study! Set aside time to read, retain and learn the material in your textbooks

    Practice! Get ready to take classes and observe what you see and hear from the instructor

    Homework! Monthly homework will be given at the end of each session to turn in before the following month.

  • What sets your program apart?

    With 16 years teaching in the industry, over 700 hours in trainings & workshops, and over 10 led Yoga Teacher Trainings, Sam has combined her expertise in multiple different fitness modalities into one training rooted in traditional vinyasa yoga practice with more depth on how the body is truly designed to move through the world.

    Moving beyond mere memorization of poses, you’ll learn practical ways of putting it all together in an accessible & human way. Our program is balanced with self-exploration and heart-work that you can put to practice both on & off your mat.

    With your entire YTT community by your side, experience the opportunity to share from the heart, learn to speak confidently & clearly in front of a group, practice giving & receiving feedback. Practice being fully present & holding space for others, and create opportunities for personal growth in your relationships, career, family, and more!

  • What’s the expectation on attendance?

    We know scheduling out can be hard, but attendance is required for all sessions. Any class time missed will need to be made up with our Program Leaders at an additional cost. All 200 hours need to be accounted for in order to graduate.

    If an emergency arises during your training, please contact our studio through text and we’ll have a program leader call you.