We are starting to reopen our studios. Everything you need to know to practice with MoreYoga

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

REQUIREMENTS, APPLICATION & ACCREDITATION

Do I have enough experience to join a teacher training?

We recommend having at least 1 years regular asana experience before enrolling onto the course. You don’t have to be able to advanced asanas like handstand but a strong regular practice is essential. Of course if you have movement background e.g gymnastics, pilates a year may not be essential. We will look at this on a case by case basis in the application process

How will I be assessed during the training?

You will be assessed after each module with a practical examination. You will start to teach a warm up after the first module, leading up to teaching a full class to your peers by the end of the course.

How do I apply?

Applications for our September 2020 courses will open on the 16th July. Simply fill out the application form HERE.
We will then contact you to let you know whether you have been successful and will confirm your place on the course. Please allow 5 working days for confirmation.

Will I be fully certified by Yoga Alliance Professionals?

Yes, MoreYoga’s 200hr Teacher Training will be fully certified by the Yoga Alliance Professionals.

Is my qualification different as the training is online?

No, your qualification is exactly the same as if you attended an in person training.

DATES, COURSE DETAILS & PROGRAMME

Will all of the September 2020 training be online?

Yes, due to Covid and social distancing measures, our 200 Hours courses will be fully online.

How much homework is there and how many contact hours?

The course is 200hrs and is made up of 170 hours of “contact time” ie training/classes and 30 hours of homework/study.

In order to qualify, Yoga Alliance requires that 160 hours of contact time is completed. All students will be required to meet this standard.

How many people will be on the course?

A maximum of 40 people will be on the online courses at one time.

What is the course outline?

You can download the full course outline HERE.

Will the online training be fully live?

Yes, all of the training will be fully live with some hours of personal study time. The course will be 170 Hours of contact time, ie classes/training and 30 Hours of home study/course homework.

When will the training in the studios start?

September training is planned to be fully online. Our January training will also be online. Please note that we will continue to revise the situation based on government advice.

When will the 150 hour Top Up course take place?

Our 150 Hr training will start in January, bookings will become available towards the end of the year. We will be updating the course programme as soon as we finalise dates.

Will I have to have completed my 200hr at MoreYoga if I want to participate in the 150hr?

You do not have to have attended MoreYoga 200hr training to be able to come on our 150hr Top Up. To attend the 150hr training you must have a 200hr YTT qualification accredited with Yoga Alliance. 

Can I catch up on training if I have to miss any sessions?

All of our training is live therefore we do need people to make the commitment to attend the whole course.Yoga Alliance requires a minimum of 160 contact hours for students to qualify. This means that of the 170 Hours contact teaching time, you may only miss a maximum of 10 hours and still be eligible to qualify.

Obviously sometimes illness or personal reasons outside your control and we will do our best to accommodate this. It may be possible to catch up on 1 or 2 days, anything more than this will be charged as a 1:1 session with a MoreYoga Teacher.

DEPOSITS & PAYMENTS

When do I need to pay my deposit?

We will write to you on successful application with details on how to pay your deposit to secure your place. Deposit must be paid within 5 days of receipt of this payment request.

Do you offer an early bird discount?

We are not offering an early bird discount for the current advertised courses.

How many BIPOC scholarship places will be available?

We currently have space for one per online course but are hoping to increase this going forward.

Can I work at MoreYoga after attending the teacher training?

The quality of teaching at MoreYoga is paramount, so all teachers regardless of whether they have done their training with us, will need to go through our trial process before they teach within our studios.
 
If you are successful at trial, you will be able to first join our cover list and then the possibility of a permanent teaching slot, should they become available and you are ready.
 
We expect all our new teachers to have 350 Hours teacher training.
 
We will support all our graduates with regular skills share workshops, the opportunity for further training and connecting them to the MoreYoga teaching community for ongoing learning.
By supporting you on this ongoing journey, providing you with insights and guidance into the world of yoga teaching, we are uniquely placed to best equip you for entry into studio teaching.