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Yoga Teacher (RYT) - Silver Designation


Yoga Teacher (RYT) - Silver Designation

The globally accepted professional credential for Yoga Teachers

New Standards RYT-250 PLUS, RYT-500 PLUS and EXPERT TEACHER designed to meet everyone's needs!

In January 2017, to elevate the profession of yoga teaching in Australia and internationally, Yoga Alliance – International Australia introduced a set of new Standards. These Standards set across six sections each of equal importance, define the professional requirements of yoga teachers and specialists underpin good teaching practice in the sector.

The RYT Silver Designation is granted to anyone that have completed a 200/250 hour minimum training programme with a school registered with Yoga Alliance-International Australia or a similar recognised organisation.

Once registered, a RYT Silver is eligible to apply for Expert Teacher a stand-alone designation designed for ALL kind of Experts in the yoga community to set themselves apart from the crowd and/or can apply for the CEAS, or (Continuing Education Accredited School) for Providers of Continuing Education to deliver worldwide recognised CE programs for RYTs or other category of professionals.

*RYT 200/RYT-500 members of the association can upgrade to PLUS for FREE. Non-Members are welcome to upgrade an existing certification if they JOIN US! Upgrades to “RYT-250 PLUS” or “RYT-500 PLUS” are accepted in various format.

All Silver Designations cover the FULL range Membership Status. Please see registration guidelines at the end of the page.


Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) Silver Designations
YOGA ALLIANCE AUSTRALIA -200
RYT 200

Qualification Requirements: Teacher must have completed a 200 hour training programme. All training hours must come from the same school as multiple trainings cannot be combined to meet the 200 hour requirement.

Teaching hour Requirements: Not required.

Continuing Education Requirements: Yes 40 hours every year.

RYT 200 Silver Designation will NOT be able to provide continuing education classes, workshops or seminars to other teachers and cannot be a director or principal instructor of a 200-hour teacher training programme until upgrade to Gold Designation.


YOGA ALLIANCE AUSTRALIA -250 Plus
RYT 250 Plus

Qualification Requirements: Teacher must have completed a 200/250 hour training programme with the same provider + 50 hour or more further training is required. *Further training (with any provider) accepted format: Seminars/workshops/retreats/mentoring programs: Seminars/workshops/retreats/mentoring programs or teaching yoga classes to students (max. 50 teaching hours accepted to upgrade from RYT 200 to RYT 250 PLUS).

Teaching hour Requirements: Not required.

Continuing Education Requirements: Yes 40 hours every year.

RYT-250 PLUS Silver Designation cannot be the director or principal instructor of a 200/250-hour teacher training programme until upgrade to ERYT-Gold Designation.


YOGA ALLIANCE AUSTRALIA -350
RYT 350

Qualification Requirements: Teacher must have completed a 350-hour and/or a 200-hour training programme + 150 hours of training. Note: The 200 hour training must be completed with the same provider, the remaining 150 hour can be completed as multiple trainings (20 hour minimum for each unit of study). *Further training (with any provider) accepted format: Seminars/workshops/retreats/mentoring programs.

Teaching hour Requirements: Not required.

Continuing Education Requirements: Yes 40 hours every year.

RYT-350 Silver Designation cannot be the director or principal instructor of a 200/250/350-hourteacher training programme until upgrade to ERYT-Gold Designation.


YOGA ALLIANCE AUSTRALIA -500
RYT 500

Qualification Requirements: Teacher must have completed a 500-hour training programme and/or 200/250 + 300/350 further training. Note: 200/250 hour of the 500 hour training programme and 150 hour of the 300/350 further training must be completed with the same provider, the remaining 150 hour can be completed as multiple trainings (20 hour minimum for each unit of study). *Further training (with any provider) accepted format: Seminars/workshops/retreats/mentoring programs. Seminars/workshops/retreats/mentoring programs.

Teaching hour Requirements: Not required.

Continuing Education Requirements: Not required.

RYT-500 Silver Designation cannot be the director or principal instructor of a 200/250/350/500 hour teacher training programme until upgrade to ERYT-Gold Designation.


YOGA ALLIANCE AUSTRALIA -500PLUS
RYT 500 PLUS

Qualification Requirements: Teacher must have completed minimum 650 hour training programme e.g.: 500 hour or more of which 200/250-hour with the same provider + 300/350 hour further training. Note: 200/250 hour of the 500 hour training programme must be completed with the same provider and 150 hour of the 300/350 further training must be completed with the same provider, the remaining hours can be completed as multiple trainings of (20 hour minimum for each unit of study). *Further training (with any provider) accepted format: Seminars/workshops/retreats/mentoring programs.

Teaching hour Requirements: Not required.

Continuing Education Requirements: Not required.

RYT-500 PLUS Silver Designation cannot be the director or principal instructor of a 200/250/350/500hour teacher training programme until upgrade to ERYT-Gold Designation.


YOGA ALLIANCE AUSTRALIA - 1500
RYT 1500

Qualification Requirements: Teacher must have completed a 1500-hour training programme or multiple training programme or multiple trainings.

Teaching hour Requirements: Not required.

Continuing Education Requirements: Not required.

RYT-1500 Silver Designation cannot be the director or principal instructor of a 200/250/350/500/1500 hour teacher training programme until upgrade to ERYT-Gold Designation.


CEAS – For Providers of Continuing Education

CEAS


Expert Teacher

Expert Teacher


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For more detailed information please visit the pages below.

Registration Guidelines

Continuing Education Requirements

Convert Registration

Application Forms

Fees

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