Become a Yoga Teacher

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Yoga has become a multi-billion dollar fixture with the demand for quality yoga teachers at an all time high. Do you currently practice yoga and aspire to teach? Are you a working fitness trainer smart enough to diversify your client service toolbox with yoga instruction? AFNA's Yoga Alliance Approved 200-Hour Teacher Training Program features our trademark outstanding instruction, yoga friendly facilities, and career placement services.

The American Fitness and Nutrition Academy’s Yoga Teacher Training Program is both thorough and challenging in its scope. Whether you are new to yoga or an experienced practitioner, you will graduate from AFNA with an enlightened appreciation for the potential of yoga and the skill to translate that potential directly into mind and body benefits for your clients. Upon graduating, you are immediately eligible to register with the Yoga Alliance as a 200-Hour Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200).

Is Yoga Teacher Training Right for You?

Take the AFNA "Yoga Teacher Career Training Readiness Quiz"

The fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get Your Yoga Teacher Career Training Readiness score now!

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AFNA blends the academics of yoga - anatomy, physiology, sutras, and philosophy - with the hands-on practical instruction of session sequencing, pranayama techniques, poses, asana, meditation, and the active energy anatomy of chakras and nadis.

AFNA is a career fitness school whose goal it is to see our graduates find employment as yoga teachers. Marketing considerations, and legal and insurance recommendations, round out AFNA's Yoga Teacher Training.

Teach Yoga On Your Terms.

When you complete your Yoga Teacher Training at AFNA, you won’t be "attached" to any one yoga studio or business. You may aspire to teach yoga wherever you like, including your own private practice, commercial athletic club, or corporate wellness center.

AFNA’s loyalty is to our graduates. Our goal is to help you find the yoga teaching opportunities that match your earning targets and personality.

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/Become A Yoga Teacher in Just 10 Weeks.
Become A Yoga Teacher in Just 10 Weeks.

  • Principles of Sequencing
  • Guided Practice in Asana, Pranayama, Meditation, and More
  • Teaching Methodology
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Safety, Client Cueing, and Asana Demonstration
  • Yoga and The Spine
  • Chakras and Nadis: The Anatomy of Energy
  • Yoga Philosophy, Lifestyle, Ethics
  • Sutras and Ayurveda
  • Practicum and Student Class Instruction Project
  • Selva: Yoga Class Assistance
  • The Industry of Yoga: Case Studies, Marketing, Employment Clinic