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300-Hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Program

Continue your journey with SCHYS' 300-Hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Program. This program is for teachers with a 200-hour certificate (or equivalent study and training) who want to delve further into the rich knowledge that yoga has to offer.

We will take a deep dive into sequencing, western anatomy, the subtle body, pranayama, yogic philosophy, ayurveda, and more! Our Faculty will give you the tools to take your yoga off the mat and into the world.

This 300-hour program is also the beginning step of our Yoga Therapy Training Program.  Graduates of this 300-hour program may continue their journey on to Steps 2 and 3 to complete their Yoga Therapy Certification (C-IAYT).  The Yoga Therapy Program is an Accredited Program with the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT).


We are now accepting applications for the program to be held at SCHYS's Orange, VA location - program starts March 2019! Email barb@schys.yoga for more information and to apply (.docx). Learn more about the admission process here. Your application must include a non-refundable $80 application fee.


Yoga Alliance

SCHYS is a Yoga Alliance Registered School. Graduates of this program may apply to Yoga Alliance for a RYT-500.

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This 300-hr program is offered over 12 weekends we call Program Modules. These modules generally meet once per month on Saturday and Sunday. In addition to attending the Program Modules, students complete online classes, complete assigned reading (.pdf), engage in our Faculty-Mentorship program, observe and/or assist Faculty in their classes, take part in practical application of acquired knowledge, be involved in discussion of course material (both online and in class), and join JJ and faculty on a SCHYS yoga therapy retreat. Finally, students must complete online quizzes, submit a 5-7 page research paper, and take the open-book final exam.  This is all done in the spirit of helping you integrate yogic teachings into your own life, and being able to more confidently offer yoga to your students.

Steps for Enrollment

This 300-Hour Program has the following fees and steps for enrollment:

  1. Download an applications (.docx) for this program at our Orange, VA location. Your application must include a non-refundable $80 application fee. Once we are in receipt of both, please allow 2-4 weeks for processing.

  2. You will receive written notification informing you of your acceptance or declining your enrollment. If accepted, you will receive an Enrollment Agreement that you must submit with your initial payment or non-refundable deposit of $1,008.

  3. Click her to see tuition options.

  4. Once SCHYS receives your Enrollment Agreement with payment, you’ll receive an official Welcome letter with information about the program and how to access materials and the online classes. This will include the access code to the class on Schoology.com. All students will need to register on schoology.com with their own username and password. From this point forward, all communication to students will be through Schoology.com.

Become part of a community, cultivate new friendships, enjoy an enhanced learning experience, deepen your knowledge of yoga, and receive guidance for a sustainable and transformational personal practice.