Yoga Teacher Training

Become a Certified Yoga Instructor.
Change Lives, Start With Yours.

Get inspired, get certified, inspire others. Do what you love, and love what you do. Become a yoga instructor. Teach yoga, meditation, chair yoga, breathwork, mindfulness, relaxation techniques, and more, with a prestigious, globally accepted 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Certification. Yoga is for everyone, and all are welcome regardless of age, shape, size, ability, flexibility, nationality, or location. Evolve into someone new, healthy, and exciting. It’s a wonderful time to start something new. Trust in the magic of new beginnings. Yoga Alliance approved. 

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Become a Yoga Instructor.
Learn and practice anytime, anywhere,
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A beautiful journey
of self-discovery

A vast universe of potential exists within you. Our 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training course changes the way you look, the way you feel, and the way you relate to yourself and others. It’s an empowering experience.

Our curriculum, developed and taught by world-renowned yoga expert, Claire Diab, includes online instruction with emphasis on yoga, meditation, and breathwork; the safety, alignment, and benefits of yoga poses; and becoming an excellent instructor.

You’ll enjoy training modules packed with classes, lessons, and lectures. 

Also, you have choices! You’ll customize your learning with elective classes that bring you joy, and practice-teaching that you’ll do online or in-person wherever you are.

Your success is our success, and we’re here to support you every step of the way during and after your training. Get started on your journey today, and make a difference in yourself and the world through yoga.

Learn From Experts in Yoga Teacher Training. All Are Welcome.

Yoga Teacher Training

  • Yoga History, Philosophy, and Ethics
  • The Benefits of Yoga and Yoga Poses
  • Chair Yoga and Restorative Yoga
  • Breathing and Relaxation Techniques
  • Meditation and Mindfulness Techniques
  • Pranayama and the Subtle Body, including the Chakras
  • Basic Anatomy, Physiology, and Biomechanics
  • Teaching Methodology: Alignment, Variations, Sequencing
  • Sun Salutations and Variations
  • Basic Nutrition and Mindful Eating
  • The Business of Yoga and Professional Development
  • Practicum (Practice Teaching)
  • and so much more…

Claire Diab, co-creator of Deepak Chopra’s yoga program, will guide you step-by-step through 15 learning modules with studio classes, demonstrations, and lectures in yoga, meditation, mindfulness, relaxation techniques, breathwork, and more health and wellness topics. 

And, to make the course as accessible as possible, we accept written communications from students in the language of their choice.

200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training
200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training

Go At Your Own Pace

We understand that students want flexibility, support, and the opportunity to create their own schedules. So, The American Yoga Academy offers an affordable, flexible course accessible anytime, anywhere in the world, with our full support 7 days a week. Which means you’ll have guidance every step of the way while learning, studying, and practicing at your own pace on your computer, tablet, or smartphone. (Is it true? Find out for yourself — call, text, or email us.)

No Classroom Required

This is a self-paced program, so you can study and learn at a pace and times that are comfortable for you. Customize your schedule independently, or we can help you create a study plan. For those who prefer structure, we have ready-made optional study plans to guide you to graduation in 3, 6, or 9 months.

There is no obligation to use a study plan. So whether you study independently or choose one of our plans, you’ll be confident, skilled, and ready to teach when you graduate. You can get started today.

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Personalize Your YTT

Our 200-Hour YTT course leaves plenty of room for you to personalize your experience by taking in-person or online “elective” classes from wherever you are in the world and receiving credit for them towards graduation. You’ll further customize your training with investigation of a health and wellness topic of your choice. 

  • 15 online learning modules (135 hours)
  • Readings and handouts (20 hours)
  • Practice teaching family and friends (20 hours)
  • Elective in-person or online classes (20 hours)
  • Individual research (5 hours)

Questions on how this works? Call us, we’re happy to discuss your options.

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Yoga Teacher Training

Split your Tuition into 5 payments over 5 months: 

$360 $255 US Dollars X 5

There are no additional fees or interest. Once you make your first payment, you’ll have full access to the course.

Split your Tuition into 3 payments over 3 months:

$600 $425 US Dollars X 3 

There are no additional fees or interest. Once you make your first payment, you’ll have full access to the course.

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$1800  $1275 US Dollars.

No surprise charges, hidden fees, or additional costs. Unlike some other courses, we don’t charge another penny. The tuition we quote covers everything required to get you to graduation.

Pay in full, or split your tuition into 3 or 5 payments, with no interest and no added fees. 

If you’d like to discuss a custom payment option, please call our headquarters in the USA at +1 973-731-9960. We are happy to help make the course accessible for you.

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200-Hour Online YTT Course Highlights


Teaching Certification

Teach Yoga, Meditation, Chair Yoga, and more, nationally and internationally, with your Yoga Alliance approved certification.

Flexible Schedule

Flexible Learning Pace

Study at a pace and times that are comfortable for you. Or choose a 3, 6, or 9 month optional study schedule. 

7 days live support

7 Days A Week Support

One-on-one support and guidance when you need it. Your instructors are available 7 days a week.

education for all

Education for Everyone

All are welcome regardless of age, gender, racial, cultural or religious background, or physical ability. All you need is the desire to learn.

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Readings in English or Spanish

Comprehensive written instruction and teachers’ script available online in English and Spanish.

affordable pricing

Affordable Tuition & Payment Options

Devoted to making education affordable, we offer payment plans with no fees and no interest.

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Meditation Techniques

Enjoy guided visualizations and meditations, and learn how to teach mindfulness and meditation.

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Business Preparation

Get all the forms you need to start teaching and begin your new part-time job or full-time career. 

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Yoga Classes and Workshops

We feature health and wellness themes weaving in the beautiful philosophy of yoga. 

no fees

No Hidden or Additional Fees

All required teacher training materials are included in the tuition. 

state of the art course

State of the Art Online Course

Fun, flexible, and easy-to-navigate. The course structure walks you through the training step-by-step.

continual access

Continual Access to Your Course

Enjoy continual 24/7 access to the course during your training from anywhere in the world. 

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Do What You Love...Love What You Do

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Questions? We're here for you 7 days a week. 973-731-9960

Questions? We're here for you 7 days a week. 973-731-9960