Advanced Training Application

50-Hr Yoga Shanti Advanced Teacher Training

Application is a two-step process:

  1. Please submit a deposit payment of $200 here. This is non-refundable if you are accepted into the program, but will be applied to your tuition. The tuition balance will be payable upon acceptance to the program to secure your space. After April 23rd, full tuition is non-refundable.
  2. Complete the online application below.

Please email with any questions relating to this program and your application.

Application Fee

Application Fee:
I have paid / will pay my $200 application fee online
I will pay my $200 application fee in-person / by check in the mail

Personal Details

First Name
Last Name
Street Address 1
Street Address 2
Zip / Postal Code
Primary Phone
Email Address
Best Day/Time to Reach You
Emergency Contact

Yoga Background

How long have you been practicing yoga? (Please note that it is recommended that all applicants have a consistent yoga practice of at least 5 years)
What style(s) of yoga have you practiced in the past and what style(s) do you currently study?
How often do you typically practice per week?
Do you have a primary teacher? If so, how long have you been studying with her/him?
Do you have a daily asana, pranayama, and/or meditation practice? Please provide details.
What is the current focus of your practice? What are the current obstacles in your practice?
What Teacher Training(s) have you completed? Where, When, and with whom? Please provide details if not Yoga Shanti Teacher Training.
What Continuing Education have you engaged in?
Do you currently teach yoga? If so, where? For how long?
What attracted you to the Yoga Shanti program?
What are your goals & expectations for this teacher-training program?
Please describe your educational background (degrees, institutions, locations, and dates), from high school to college and beyond.
Do you have First Aid/CPR certification?
What other related disciplines do you study/practice?

Health History

List any prescribed medications you’re taking or significant medical treatment you’re
currently undergoing.
Is there anything we should know about your health, such as high or low blood pressure, diabetes or low blood sugar, epilepsy, heart problems, depression or anxiety, mental health related illness, neck, back, shoulder, wrist, or knee injuries?
Are there any other limitations or challenges that you face, physical or otherwise, that you would like us to be aware of?
Please provide any additional information that you would like to share with us.

Acceptance of Terms

Please check this box to indicate that you agree to the following terms
  I understand that by submitting this application, I agree to fulfill all the requirements of the Yoga Shanti 50-Hour Advanced Training Program. these requirements include scheduled teacher training session class attendance, required reading, homework, study hours to be completed outside of the classroom, and may also include test classes to be taught by you, as well as hours of apprenticeship, working as an assistant teacher in scheduled classes. Yoga Shanti reserves the right to dismiss students from the teacher training program - without refund of monies paid - if behavior is inappropriate or in anyway violates the Yoga Alliance or the Yoga Shanti Teacher Training Program’s ethical guidelines. No Yoga Shanti Teacher Training Program materials may be reproduced without written permission by Yoga Shanti or the author of said materials. Failure to comply with any of the above may result in legal action. By submitting this application you acknowledge that you have answered the questions truthfully and to the best of your ability.