The 2017 DMV Yoga Teacher Training Guide

Ready to take the next step or expand your teaching skills? Here you go. We’ve got the Yoga Teacher Training Guide for you. Find yours below!


Transformed Soul 200 Hour Teacher Training
Honest Soul Yoga
Ongoing Enrollment
Innovative and flexible module-based program designed to equip you with practical, modern teaching tools to become a confident and skilled yoga teacher. Real teaching experience in a supportive, encouraging and flexible environment on your schedule.


Awakened Soul 300/500 Hour Advanced Teacher Training
Honest Soul Yoga
Ongoing Enrollment
The region’s only module-based system that allows for flexibility! Designed to mold you into a leader – in your classroom, community, and global yoga industry, this radically inclusive program will catapult your teaching skills to the next level.


Seeing and Adjusting Your Students w/John Schumacher
Unity Woods Yoga Center
July 28, 2017 to July 30, 2017
Morning sessions will focus on seeing a class, the mechanics of observation, and techniques to make effective adjustments. You will practice teach in the afternoon session to refine your teaching skills. Optional early am practice open to all.


50-Hour Restorative Yoga Teacher Training
Shaw Yoga
August 19, 2017 to September 17, 2017
For yogis interested in using the principles of relaxation in teaching, in this training you will learn how to set up the poses that facilitate deep relaxation, how and why they work, optimal sequences, and therapeutic aspects of restorative yoga.


200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training
September 8, 2017 to January 28, 2018
This program builds upon classical teachings and integrates modern yoga technique while cultivating skill in asana (postures), learning creative yet purposeful sequencing, and delving into the anatomy and physiology behind the poses.


Level 1 Kundalini Teacher Training
Radiance Yoga
September 8, 2017 to April 15, 2018
This KRI course is based on the science of Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan. Students have an opportunity to confront self imposed limits and gain the knowledge and confidence to build a more peaceful and creative life.


500 Hour Extended Teacher Training
Yoga District
September 8, 2017 to March 25, 2018
It’s time to take your teaching to the next level! Join Yoga District for their small-group 500-hour teacher training designed to foster leading teachers through personal attention and individual mentorship from some of DC’s most seasoned teachers.


200 Hour Flow Yoga Teacher Training
Radiance Yoga
September 15, 2017 to March 4, 2018
This 200 hour Yoga Alliance certified program has an emphasis on holistic teaching and creating a well-rounded, innovative graduate who is ready to deepen their practice or even turn their love of yoga into a successful career.


200 Hour September Extended Teacher Training
Yoga District
September 16, 2017 to October 29, 2017
Join Yoga District for their “transformative” 200-hr teacher training through an extended weekend training this fall! Yoga District graduates teachers who are ready to teach both set sequences from major yoga traditions, and who are ready to sequence.


Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training Level One
Raj Yoga Center
September 22, 2017 to May 20, 2018
Level One, a 220-hour course which includes 180 hours of classroom instruction. Includes: Kundalini Kriya & Meditations; Asana, Breath, Mudra, Mantra; Awakening Consciousness; Yogic and Western Anatomy; Yogic Philosophy; Humanology & Yogic Lifestyle


TYT101 Intro to Yoga Therapy
Kula Kamala Foundation & Yoga Ashram
September 24, 2017 to September 29, 2017
TYT101 introduces and investigates Yoga Therapy in a personalized setting where the student dives deep into their own healing, acquiring a unique skill set to enhance their own life and to support the lives of others. Certified Yoga Teachers: this course can counts toward their 300 hour certification.


200 Hour September Intensive Teacher Training
Yoga District
September 28, 2017 to October 10, 2017
Join Yoga District for their “transformative” 200-hr teacher training through an intensive training this fall! Yoga District graduates teachers who are ready to teach both set sequences from major yoga traditions, and who are ready to sequence.


Fall 2017 Prenatal Teacher Training
East Meets West Yoga Center
September 29, 2017 to December 9, 2017
This 85-hour prenatal yoga teacher training is led by Diana Williams (MT, E-RYT 200, RPYT, RCYT) and Erin Scherger (E-RYT 200), and is intended for those interested in teaching prenatal yoga and those interested in learning more about prenatal yoga.


Aging & Low Back Care with Sherry Zak & Justine Shelton
East Meets West Yoga Center
October 7, 2017 to October 8, 2017
The popular training is comprised of three modules. Module 1 addresses the common issues, injuries, physical limitations and modifications present in a Chair and Gentle Yoga class. Module 2 addresses the common misconceptions about the aging body and offers the participant the opportunity to explore the body from the inside out. Module 3 takes the participant through a complete one hour Chair Yoga class.


 200HR Yoga Teacher Training
Blue Heron Wellness
October 20, 2017 to June 10, 2018
This yoga teacher training program promotes and preserves the ancient wisdom and traditions of yoga while honoring and cultivating the individual journey of the modern yoga teacher.



Budding Yogis Teaching Yoga to Kids Certification (BYTT)
Circle Yoga
November 3, 2017 to November 5, 2017
The 20-hour BYTT is based on Circle Yoga’s unique philosophy of teaching yoga and mindfulness to kids in a way that stretches their imaginations, offers them non-competitive opportunities to play, and teaches them how to relax.


300hr (500hr) Yoga Teacher Training with Faith Hunter
Embrace Yoga DC
November 10, 2017 to October 7, 2018
Learn from global teacher Faith Hunter and her team of senior teachers in an Advanced Program which 7 modules and personalized mentoring. This program is more than asana, it includes in-depth philosophy, meditation, pranayama, & the business of yoga.


Circle Yoga Teacher Training 2018—200-hour Certification (CYTT)
Circle Yoga
January 6, 2018 to December 22, 2018
Teach mindful yoga to adults of all ages and stages of life. Root your practice in mindfulness and healthy alignment. Join this carefully structured year-long program, which exceeds the requirements for the Yoga Alliance® 200-hour certification.


200-hr Yoga Training with Faith Hunter
Embrace Yoga DC
January 12, 2018 to July 1, 2018
Learn from global instructor Faith Hunter and her team senior instructors. From Day 1, you will begin teaching each other, finding your own voice, and crafting your own personal teaching style based on your heart and path through the practice.


200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Program
Art of Balance Yoga
January 13, 2018 to June 24, 2018
If you have been on the path of yoga, and have a desire to deepen your knowledge or share this practice with others, Art of Balance is offering a teacher training program in a series of 12 weekend immersions to give you a sound foundation to grow from.


200YTT Rise & Shine Your Spirit
Kula Kamala Foundation & Yoga Ashram
February 18, 2018 to March 17, 2018
This training is ideal for students seeking to explore the fullness of Yoga, the benefits and contraindications of its practices, its anatomy, alignment, energetic science, and sacred wisdom, and who are inspired by the healing potential of love, compassion and community.


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