Twist Yoga’s 300 hr Independent Study training program is open to all teachers with a 200 hr certification from any Yoga Alliance Registered School.

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Application requirements

All applicants must complete and submit the application below. All applicants are required to upload a current resume, as well as a copy of your 200 hour completion certificate or your Yoga Alliance RYT 200 ID number. A $50 non-refundable application fee is required, payable online using our MindBody software.

Important dates

Please see our Weekend CEU page for a list of upcoming training modules. We offer between 100 and 220 training hours yearly.

Course of Study Deadline

Students must complete all hours of their study within 30 months of acceptance into the program.

Acceptance notification

Applicants will be notified within 2 weeks of application receipt via email.

Program Fees

Application Fee: Your $50 application fee is non-refundable, except in cases where a student is not accepted into our program; in which case your application fee will be refunded.

Training Module Fees: You’ll pay as you go for each training module. Depending on your training choices, costs for each weekend, most of which are 20 hrs each, offered by Twist Yoga are between $260 – $450 per module. Retreat trainings, should you choose to complete study hours in one of our retreat settings, range from $1,200 to $1,995.

Program Fee: Students must submit a program fee of $195 (split between $100 upon acceptance into program/$95 upon completion), which covers administrative costs associated with educational hours taken outside of Twist Yoga School.

Early registration discounts

We always offer early-registration discounts for our training modules. Please see website descriptions for dates.

  • Name

  • Address

  • Contact Information

  • Yoga experience and professional background

    What is your yoga background and experience? Please list in detail where you have practiced yoga, what styles and number of years you have studied.

  • School/styleTeacher(s)Number of years 
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  • List your spiritual and or physical practices that improve your physical, mental and emotional well-being. Do you have a regular meditation practice? If so describe it.

  • Aside from your RYT 200 training, please list any education, professional background or training that enhances your abilities as a yoga teacher.

  • What originally motivated you to want to become a yoga teacher? Since you’ve been teaching, has your motiva- tion changed?

  • What aspect(s) of yoga study are you interested in pursuing during your 500 hour education? What teachers would you like to study with?

  • How did you hear about Twist Yoga 500hr Independent Study Teacher Training

  • Emergency contact information and health history

  • Do you have any medical conditions we should know about? Any specific injuries, surgeries, injuries?

  • Documents

  • Your current yoga teacher resume

  • A copy of your 200 hour completion certificate

    or

  • Yoga Alliance RYT 200 ID number.

  • Cancelation, refund policy and privacy policy

    Your application fee & program fees are non-refundable. Training Module fees are refundable, less a 15% administration fee , up until 2 weeks prior to trainings. 14 days prior to training, module fees become non-refundable and non-transferrable. Program fee: There is a $195 program fee payable upon completion of your program. This covers the logistical costs of accepting, checking and compiling training hours completed outside of Twist Yoga.

    In addition, because our 500-hour certi cation is based on classroom hours with your trainer, any portion of training modules missed must be made up with our instructors at our private training rate of $55 per hour.

  • *By selecting the “I certify” button, you are signing this Application electronically. You agree that your electronic signature is the legal equivalent of your manual signature on this Application.