Overview of YTT Self-Study Requirements

  • PRACTICE: Complete 50 yoga classes at HYB. Being on your mat is critical to being an excellent teacher.

  • OBSERVE: Observe 6 yoga classes

  • TEACH: Practice teach at home a minimum of 50 hours

  • ASSIST: Assist 25 yoga classes in studio

  • VOLUNTEER: Complete a YTT group service project in the community

  • PRESENT: Prepare and deliver a 15 minute yoga philosophy presentation

  • READ: Read 8 assigned yoga texts and write essays

  • LEARN: Complete homework assignments related to YTT weekends; (approximately 20-25 additional hours)

  • STUDY: Take and pass a final yoga exam

  • LEAD: Lead one HYB community class


    Participants have up to 6 months after training to complete requirements.


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