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Continuing Education Accredited School (CEAS)

Continuing Education Accredited School (CEAS)

More Opportunities , More  Exposure!  
Members and Non-Members of the Association and Non-Yoga persons can apply

Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Accredited SchoolThe CEAS®, or Continuing Education Accredited School® was introduced in September 2014.The idea and concept was replicated by another Yoga Alliance organisation in 2016!

The CEAS, is a Yoga Alliance® designation for individuals that teach continuing education courses. As a CEAS, you can teach courses in various formats (i.e online/face-to-face/teaching hours/in-house training/retreats/seminars/workshops) recognised worldwide that will enable graduates to access the YA’s Registry as a “Associate Member” or “Associate Yoga Student”.

This designation is inclusive of Specialty designations RCYS/RPYS/RYS YIN 50/100


CEAS Registration Requirements

Registration is open to ALL kind of Experts, RYTs, ERYTs members and non-members of the association and non-yoga persons with long experience, extensive knowledge, degree or a diploma in specific areas of expertise

Applicants MUST meet the registration requirements below listed:

  1. Copy business certificate (Company/Sole Trader/Sole Proprietor). *Australian applicants MUST provide evidence of business registration (ABN/CAN).

  2. Member of the Association RYT 200/250 PLUS/350/500/500PLUS/1500 can apply if holds a relevant degree, certification or substantial education and experience (evidence required) in specific areas of expertise (i.e. yoga or non-yoga related disciplines, natural therapies, holistic disciplines etc.). *Depending on the applicant’s professional background and experience in fields of expertise, may have to apply separately for the Expert Teacher, a designation designed for Consultants and Specialists

  3. Non-Member of the Association A RYT/ERYT/Seniors MUST hold a yoga teacher qualification in addition to a relevant degree, certification or substantial education and experience (evidence required) in specific areas of expertise (i.e. yoga, non-yoga related disciplines, natural therapies, holistic disciplines etc.).

  4. Non-Yoga Person MUST hold a relevant degree, certification or substantial education and experience in specific areas of expertise (evidence required) and MUST apply for the Expert Teacher.

  5. Can deliver unlimited continuing education programs.

  6. Continuing Education programs cannot exceed 100 hours

  7. Continuing Education programs are NOT accepted to build up a 200 hour pathway teacher training pathway.

  8. Non Specialty Courses: MUST incorporate minimum 20 hours contact hours.

  9. Specialty Courses: RCYS/RPYS/RYS YIN, must incorporate minimum 50 hours of which 90% contact hours in the presence of an ERYT/Senior Teacher qualified in Children’s, Prenatal or Yin Yoga.


What to Submit with the application

All Applications must be supplemented of the documents below (PDF)

  1. A letterhead with the applicant’s personal details, e-mail and postal address, copy of registration with another organisation (if non-member of the association) specifying the continuing education programs format applied for i.e.: Seminar/workshop/retreat/in-house training .*The subjects may be chosen by the school based on their program’s focus.

  2. A 300 words maximum Synopsys (title and concise description) of each program applied for.

  3. Copy Student’s certificate of training completion (the certificate students will receive at the end of the course).


Expert Teacher Requirements

For more detailed information, please visit the web-page: Expert Teacher


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CEAS Fee

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