YAI Registration Categories and full schedule of fees

(Allowing for shorter courses and ongoing credits for currently registered teachers)

 

There are four categories for YAI registration

1.    New applicants (individual teachers only)

2.    Current YAI members (individual teachers only)

3.    New school applications (schools /studios only)

4.    New course applications (individual teachers or schools may apply)

 

1.      NEW TEACHER APPLICATIONS

Courses

Description

No of workshops / hours

Cost in Euros  (all once off)

 

1.      TTC 100 level

2.    TTC 200 level

3.      TTC 300 level

For individual Candidates who complete a TTC from a YAI-certified school

Such candidates are automatically eligible for YAI certification. They can obtain these Certificates from their schools on payment of a nominal fee to their school.

For Established Teachers Certification without formal Qualifications (Special Consideration)

If you have substantial Yoga teaching experience (at least 10 years) and Yoga studies, with an essential strong knowledge of anatomy and biomechanics, a firm grasp of the philosophy that underpins your practice and your teaching and wish to obtain YAI Certification, please contact us as we look at your case under Special

 

Consideration category. Please note that the process for this type of application is long, complex and not always successful as we have very strict rules in place in order to maintain high standard of safety and quality teaching for all Yoga students and Yoga enthusiasts from around the world.

For prerequisites and more in depth information, please read/download the application form for YAI™ Certification for Individuals and Special Consideration Category here.

As per website criteria

100 level: 200 Euros (YAI accredited schools)

 

200 level: 250 Euros (YAI accredited schools)

 

300 level: 280 Euros (YAI accredited schools)

 

4.    TTC 500 level

 

5.      TTC 800 level

As per main YAI website criteria

As per main YAI website criteria

500 level: 250 Euros

(For YAI accredited schools)

 

800 level: 250 Euro

(For YAI accredited schools)

 

2.      REGISTRATION OPTIONS FOR INDIVIDUAL CANDIDATES (TEACHERS)

* Options 1 and 2 are for YAI registered members only

Courses

Description

   No of workshops and / or contact hours

Cost in Euros 

(all once off fees)

 

1.      YAI Registered Teachers:.

Continuing Education: Accumulated credits (100 level)

Official proof required for each workshop attended.

Along with the number of hours and a brief outline of what the workshop covered.

Details of the teachers / studio providing the workshop must also be given (name and contact details)

15 – 20 workshops related to the study of yoga must be completed and signed for

(approx 50 – 75 contact hours)

 

100 Euros

 (YAI accredited Schools / Teachers)

 

 

2.      YAI Registered Teachers:.

Continuing Education: Accumulated credits (200 level)

Official proof required for each workshop attended (e.g. letter of attendance, signed register, etc).

 

Along with the number of hours and an outline of what the workshop covered.

Accumulated hours can be used by registered YAI teachers towards applying for a 300, 500 or 800 level certificate.

 

For example: If you currently have a  YAI 100 level certificate and you have accumulated more than 100 workshop or course hours you can apply for a 300 level certificate.

20 – 30 (approx. 75 – 100 contact hours)

All teachers must already be registered for a minimum of a 100 level teacher training certificate.

Workshops do NOT qualify as teacher training courses!!

200 Euros (YAI accredited)

 

REGISTRATION OPTIONS FOR SCHOOLS

Courses

Description

No of hours / level

Cost in Euros  (all once off)

 

1.      Yoga Schools (offering TTC courses)

As per main YAI website criteria

As per main YAI website criteria

1000 Euros

 

2.    Schools not offering TTC courses

This is an option for smaller schools / studios that run regular weekly classes, but do not offer teacher training programmes or short courses’

No level designation is specified, the certificate simple states that you are a YAI accredited school

450 Euros

 

3.    Register a single course related to Yoga: teaching skills / Anatomy / Meditation, Chakras, Diet and lifestyle / Ayurveda, etc (non-TTC)

This category would be for shorter courses (4 to 8 weeks) offered by qualified teachers.

E.g An in-depth Chakra course, Anatomy training

Formal assessment must be done, either practical, theatrical (test, quiz, assignment, etc) or both.

 

The  appropriate level would be designated at the discretion of the Director  handling the application and subject to approval by Swamiji.

-     50 level (minimum of 15 contact hours)

-     100 level (minimum of 30 contact hours)

-     200 level (minimum of 80 contact hours)

-     300 level (minimum of 95 contact hours)

350 Euros

 

 

 

 

 

SYC is a member of the YAI global yoga network