These Standards are requirements to become a  Registered Yoga Therapy Teacher (RYTT).

Training Requirements

1. Completed a 200-hour  yoga teacher training program and 200 hour (or greater) yoga therapy training program that is registered with the Yoga Alliance International.


2. Both of the above in any combination from an online or in person program from one of the following approved yoga organizations:

  • Yoga Alliance Australia - Australia
  • Yoga Alliance Italia - Italy
  • Yoga Alliance Professionals - UK
  • Yoga Alliance - USA
  • Yoga Alliance New Zealand - New Zealand
  • Canadian Yoga Alliance - Canada
  • International Yoga Federation
  • International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT)


3. You have similar training or experience via our grandfathered process.

Teaching Requirements

  • No teaching hours are required.

How to Maintain Your Registration

  1. Abide by our Code of Conduct
  2. Complete your Continuing Education Requirement every two years
  3. Pay your annual renewal fees

How To Apply

  1. Fill out an application for free
  2. Submit required certificates
  3. Pay fees
  4. Receive registration material and info