Learn about free teacher support available now. Plus, get a preview of the affordable certification opportunities coming soon.
Offer resources to uplift the yoga teaching field as a whole, and to support individual teachers in meeting their particular needs.
- Propose Minimum Knowledge Standards for yoga teachers.
- Offer free, private Self-Assessments to identify educational gaps.
- Help teachers to bolster knowledge with high quality, accessible and practical lessons.
- Create an affordable and individualized way for teachers to choose the particular lessons that they need.
- Provide a way to be recognized for dedication and knowledge, and to promote status as YTC Teachers and YTC Certified Teachers.
Pre-Certification Study Program
In a Nutshell
- The Pre-Certification Study Program is open to Yoga Teacher Central members, past members and non-members.
- The enrollment fee is $25.
- Members receive current membership benefits plus additional benefits listed below.
- Enrollment qualifies you for lifetime YTC Teacher status.
- The Pre-Certification Study Program will be available soon.
Enrolling in the YTC Pre-Certification Study Program gives you:
- A downloadable Knowledge Standards Lesson Guide to walk you through a structured assessment and study path toward certification.
- Selection of 5 Downloadable Lessons of your choice (from a library of nearly 400) for lifetime use.
- Recognition as a YTC Teacher (for life; no expiration).
- Professional marketing kit for highlighting your YTC Teacher status on social media and your website.
- Your current membership gives you online access to not only thousands of pages of organized study and teaching knowledge, but also sequence breakdowns and teaching notes, theme plans, injury cheat-sheets, and so on.
- When you enroll in the Pre-Certification Study Program, you get these additional benefits: a Knowledge Standards Lesson Guide, selection of 5 Downloadable Lessons of your choice, and a professional marketing kit for highlighting your YTC Teacher status on social media and your website.
Coming in 2021: Option for YTC Teachers to matriculate and achieve certification status via low cost, in-home examination.