Registration 500 Hour


Participants must have a 200-hour YTT certificate from TAYS
or a 200-hour YTT certificate from a Yoga Alliance approved non-TAYS school


At the bottom of this page, you can download the application for our 500-hour YTT professional program.

Please write a one-page letter highlighting your

    1. teaching experience
    2. what you hope to learn from the 500-hour program.

Tuition Fees:

All program fees must be paid-in-full prior to receiving certification, (all fees are plus tax).
- The individual pays tuition per course. Fees are listed for each course separately on the description page.

Application fee/Certificate fee: $100 (+ tax) - This is a separate, one-time fee for our YTT 500-hour participants. This fee should be paid prior to taking any of the 4 main YTT 500 hour courses: Grounding, Opening, Core or Integration.

Participants pay for each weekend or week-long program separately. Prices are listed on our YTT 500 page under each workshop date. Prices range from $220-$275 per weekend depending on hours and topic. Prices are subject to change.

See a list of weekend courses here.


Common Questions:


Q. Is there a minimum or maximum amount of time for the training to take place?

TAYS’  YTT 500 hour training takes a minimum of 2 years to complete. You can take as long as you need to complete the program. It is recommended however to complete within a 4 year period of time.

Q. I did my YTT 200-hour Certification at another Yoga Alliance Approved School...can I still apply for your training?

Yes, you absolutely can. Different Yoga Teacher Training schools have different strengths in their programming and delivery. By the time you complete TAYS YTT 500 Hour level training, everyone will be on par and will be offering quality, professional level yoga classes. We invite all recipients of a Yoga Alliance Approved 200 Hour YTT into our YTT 500-hour training.