To register as a RYS (Registered Yoga School) the YTT curriculum must meets or exceeds the Yoga Alliance’s Standards
The syllabus is a breakdown of your training’s content into sessions/topics with titles and descriptions which state what will be covered in the training and what information and skills trainees will learn. All new schools must submit their syllabi with their application.
The Lead Trainer must be an ERTY (Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher) member of the association.
Members of other organisations can convert registration to us prior to lodging the application.
On your School/Business letterhead please supply the information below (mandatory)
Title program/s and RYS designation/s applied for
Lead Trainer details, ERYT designation and Yoga Alliance’s Registry ID
Style of yoga taught
Program/s Format and duration (intensive-long/short term-weekend training)
2000 words maximum Synopsis (concise description, format word doc) of the syllabus for each single training program applied for specifying the topics covered and breakdown of the hours (contact/non-contact/online) allocated to each Yoga Alliance’s educational category. Please check
Program Objectives (what skills trainees will learn)
Training course assessment method and tools (how students’ knowledge and skills are assessed at the end of the YTT.).
Teacher Training Assessor/s
Other Faculty/Consultants/Specialists Qualifications
Ratio between end of course practicum exams and theory
Sample certificate of course completion (the certificate students receive at the end of the course)
Race Equal Opportunity Statement
Code of Practice Statement
Code of Ethics Statement
Grievance Policy and Procedure
Brief description continuing education program (s) offered. Accepted format: online/in-house training/retreats/seminars/workshops
ALL specialty training courses (RPYT/RCYT/YIN) MUST be led by qualified teachers in the specialty they will teach
Applicant's Statement (mandatory)
ALL applicants are required to sign and submit the RYS’s Owners Statement or the application will be declined.
Where to send the Application
Check the progress of your application
You can check your application progress by sending an e-mail approximately one month after the lodgement date.
RYS Assessment Procedure and Application Review Timeline
Yoga Alliance allocates an external assessor to each programme submitted, read more RYS Assessment and Review
© 2011-2019 Yoga Alliance® and Yoga Alliance International® - All rights reserved