Yoga Teacher Training Guide

Greater Philadelphia Edition

Find your first 200-hour yoga teacher training, scope out advanced trainings, or pin down a specialized training to suit your needs.

Many trainings have moved online which allows for more flexibility and ease of attending.  Online, in-person, or mixed – we’ve got several upcoming trainings for you to consider.

200/250-Hour Yoga Teacher Trainings

300/500-Hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Trainings

Specialty Yoga Teacher Trainings


200/250-Hour Yoga Teacher Trainings

These teacher trainings are geared towards aspiring teachers – although many students enjoy the training without seeking to teach. The majority of these trainings follow guidelines provided by Yoga Alliance so that graduates can register with Yoga Alliance and designate themselves as RYT, Registered Yoga Teacher


Vinyasa Fusion Flow: 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Intensive
Dragon Spirit Arts / Studio Space & Yoga School
March 5, 2021 to June 27, 2021

Expand your understanding of the Yogic Arts & cultivate the art of teaching so it’s safe and accessible. Investigate lifestyle, body mechanics & physiology relating to certain poses/posture flows from this meditative movement tradition rooted martial/internal arts. In Person or Online


Foundations of Svaroopa Yoga
Svaroopa Vidya Ashram
June 23, 2021 to June 27, 2021

Physical and mystical at the same time, this 5-day training also provides you with profound healings in just 5 days. Over 30 years of experience, with more than 3,000 grads, Foundations guarantees a paradigm shift, one that opens you to “svaroopa,” your own Divine Essence. Find a whole new way of living inside your own skin. Svaroopa® Yoga is revolutionary! In Person


Foundations of Svaroopa Yoga
Svaroopa Vidya Ashram
September 15, 2021 to September 19, 2021

Physical and mystical at the same time, this 5-day training also provides you with profound healings in just 5 days. Over 30 years of experience, with more than 3,000 grads, Foundations guarantees a paradigm shift, one that opens you to “svaroopa,” your own Divine Essence. Find a whole new way of living inside your own skin. Svaroopa® Yoga is revolutionary! In Person


Advanced Yoga Teacher Trainings, 300/500- Hours

These advanced trainings are for teachers who have completed a 200-hour program.  The 300-hours of additional training will allow them to be designated as RYT-500 which means they have completed both 200 and 300 hour trainings that meet Yoga Alliance standards.


DDYS 500: 300 HR Advanced Yoga Teacher Training
Dig Yoga
Enroll in Individual Modules

DDYS (Dig Deeper Yoga Studies) 500: 300-hour Yoga Alliance® Registered Level II training with Sue Elkind & Naime Jezzeny. schedule is divided into NINE weekend modules.  Enroll at any time.

2020 Module dates: May 1-3, June 5-7, July 10-12, August 7-9, September 11-13, October 16-18, November 6-8 & December 11-13 Online Only


Specialty Teacher Trainings

These trainings are geared towards those who want to expand their yoga teaching skills and specialize.  Many certified yoga teachers will opt to continue their training with programs like these.  Some of these trainings do not require yoga teaching certification and are open to anyone interested.


Not sure which type of training you’re looking for?
Explore different types of yoga teacher trainings and check out these tips for finding the best training for you.