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Career Path

From Trainee To Training School

Your journey is ever-lasting on this exciting path

Growth & Contribution
The career path will act as a guide for you to continue learning and giving back to your community.
Value Your Experience
Your dedication to further training and teaching yoga allows you to serve at a higher level.

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Your Journey

Every Step Of The Way

Value your teaching experience and further training

In Training


You're currently on a training course and are excited to become a yoga teacher. You may take out an insurance policy to start teaching yoga to your friends/family or getting extra support from a yoga buddy. 

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In Training
0 Years + 0 Hours

Yoga Teacher
75% Growth | 25% Contribute

An exciting, but intimidating, time for you. It's time to face the realities of becoming a yoga teacher and welcoming different types of students into your classes.

Growth Opportunities: Yoga Buddy

0 Years + 0 Hours
4 Years + 2,000 Hours

Experienced Yoga Teacher
50% Growth | 50% Contribute

You begin to serve your community in more ways than just yoga classes and emotional support. You have got the hang of being a teacher and a business owner.

Growth Opportunities: Mentor, Development Workshops

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4 Years + 2,000 Hours
8 Years + 4,000 Hours

Senior Yoga Teacher
25% Growth | 75% Contribute

At this stage, it's your responsibility to serve your community at a higher level. You may still attend a workshop/training here and there to keep your training up to date.

Growth Opportunities: Mentor, Development Workshops, Trainer Pro

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8 Years + 4,000 Hours
Train Students

Training School

You may be running a single training course by yourself, or perhaps you have created a school with multiple trainers and course options. You are dedicated to creating and developing yoga teachers.

Train Students

Keep Growing

You are always a work in progress! Growth is one of the basic needs you require to feel fulfilled. Through workshops, mentoring, training and more you can continue to grow.


Make Contributions

As a yoga teacher, it is your responsibility to give back to your yoga community. This includes running classes, a training course or providing resources such as articles.

The Impact Of Membership

How We're Different

Find Your Place On The Career Path

"I've been ducking and weaving for a year but Louise has presented new ideas, fresh thinking and inspirational advice. So I'm now preparing to 'pivot' my way out of lockdown, develop my skills and grow my business."
Steven Jamieson
Senior Yoga Teacher
"The YAP team has been fantastic and I'm so glad that I switched over - everyone that I have spoken to has been so helpful which is appreciated"
Yeli Williams
Experienced Yoga Teacher
"Thank you for all your help I really appreciate it. I have no hesitation in recommending Yoga Alliance Professionals to my fellow students, Blessings Kay"
Kay O'Sullivan
Yoga Teacher
Choose What Works For You

Available Options

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Helpful Resources
Development Opportunites
Dedicated Account Manager
Help To Grow
Marketing & Business Help
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£6,000,000 Indemnity
DAS Legal Package
Unlimited Claims
Worldwide Cover (excl. USA & Canada)
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