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200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training

Evolution’s Yoga Alliance Registered 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training is designed for health and wellness professionals or those interested in working in a health and wellness field. This therapeutically oriented training stands apart from standard yoga teacher trainings with specialty topics geared towards working in health and wellness careers while building a strong foundation rooted in functional anatomy, physiology and the science of yoga. Our training is led by a faculty of experienced healthcare providers integrating yoga into their practices. Learn how to adapt yoga to the needs of your students, and develop custom yoga programs for your clients. Whether you are working in the community, a wellness facility, clinic, hospital, workplace, home health or skilled nursing facility, this training will allow you to integrate yoga into your setting. Evolution’s Yoga Teacher Training is rooted in ancient and modern practices of yoga that incorporates the mind, body, and spirit. 

Apply online and begin your journey of transformation. 

Train with one of the Most Experienced Faculties in New England
Evolution’s Yoga Teacher Training Faculty combines their professional training as healthcare providers with a depth of experience as yoga practitioners. Many of our faculty have been practicing yoga and teaching for 15-25 years. Our instructors draw from a broad range of disciplines including mental health, physical therapy, nursing, massage therapy, doula, and childbirth education to provide a unique perspective on integrating yoga into a variety of health and wellness settings. Our adjunct faculty are involved in large portions of our training, providing a unique opportunity for students to work with, and be mentored by, a variety of practitioners over this eight-month training.

2018 Guest Faculty – Stay tuned for our 2019 Faculty

Emma Landau AP, RYT

We are now accepting applications for our next training starting in October 2019!
Please click here to submit your application.  Once your application is complete to follow this link to pay your $100 application fee. The application fee will be applied toward your tuition if you are accepted into the program. See below for tuition costs and details on how to register once accepted into the program.

We accept VSAC non-degree grants! Details can be found on VSAC’s website. Create an account at VSAC and apply here. Registration and deposit are required to hold your space in the program even if a grant is awarded.

Course Description

Evolution’s 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training (YTT) is designed to educate health and wellness professionals, or those studying, or interested in working in a health and wellness field.  Through this program, students will learn the art and science of teaching yoga, in order to be able to facilitate private, small group, and community yoga sessions. This therapeutically oriented training is rooted in ancient and modern practices of yoga, that integrates mind, body, and spirit.

We invite students and professionals in the physical and mental health and wellness fields or anyone interested in a therapeutically oriented program to dive into this unique 200-hour Teacher Training. Learn from experienced yoga instructors, who are also Physical Therapists, Mental Healthcare Providers, Massage Therapists, Registered Nurses, and Doulas. Trainees will study yoga philosophy and ethics, anatomy and physiology, yoga techniques, and teaching methodology through experiential and classroom-based learning. Small group and individual mentorship is a key component of the program design to help students deepen their personal practice and develop their own teaching style. Participants will complete this training with the competence to integrate yoga practices into a diverse range of settings.

The program tuition includes:

  • All instruction over the eight-weekend modules (Friday afternoon to Sunday afternoon)
  • Evolution Yoga Teacher Training Course Manual
  • Individual and group monthly mentorship with teaching faculty 
  • Two 10-class passes to access 20 drop-in classes with the instructors of your choice during the 8-month program dates
  • A 20% discount on Evolution Yoga Workshops and Series
  • Mat storage at our facility 

Join Us for a Live Video or On-Site Info Session

Learn more about our program and have an opportunity to ask questions of our faculty at one of our Live Video and Onsite Info Sessions.

Our next session is scheduled for Tues April 30th, 2019, 6-7 pm at the Studio or via video chat.

Please email if you wish to participate in an onsite or video session and we’ll email you instructions and a link on how to join the group.

Learning Objectives

Participants in Evolution’s Yoga Teacher training will:

    • Gain an understanding of ancient and modern yoga philosophy and styles of practice
    • Develop strong knowledge in functional and experiential anatomy & physiology
    • Hone effective communication skills applicable to teaching private, small group and community yoga classes
    • Teach asana, pranayama, and meditation safely
      • Demonstrate the ability to adapt and modify yoga practices for diverse populations
    • Explore evidence-based research of therapeutic benefits of yoga
    • Develop and deepen a personal yoga practice that supports teaching

Program Specialty Topics

Evolution School of Yoga’s Teacher Training is unique in that we offer specialty topics reflective of client populations served by health and wellness providers.   Each section is led by faculty members who are experienced yoga instructors and work in a variety of healthcare and wellness settings.

Program Specialty Topics

    • The Science of Yoga
    • Adaptive Chair Yoga
    • Yoga for Your Core & Pelvic Floor
    • Trauma-informed Yoga
    • Yoga Nidra & Systematic Relaxation
    • Yoga for Depression & Anxiety
    • Yoga for Healthy Body & Self-Image
    • Yoga Wall
    • Restorative Yoga
    • Yin Yoga
    • Prenatal & Postpartum Yoga
    • Bhakti Yoga – The Neuroscience of Chanting
    • Yoga and Ayurveda

Program Dates 2019 - 2020

Evolution School of Yoga’s 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training is divided into eight-weekend modules that run Friday afternoon through Sunday the first weekend of the month.

Module 1: October 4-6 2019 (Begins at 2:00 pm)

Module 2: November 2-4 2019

Module 3: December 6-8 2019

Module 4: January 3-5 2020

Module 5: February 7-9 2020

Module 6: March 6-8 2020

Module 7: April 3-5 2020

Module 8: May 1-3  2020 (Begins at 2:00 pm)

Sample Daily Schedule

Sample Daily Schedule

Program Dates:

October 2019-May 2020 First weekend of each month

Friday 4:00-9:00 pm

Saturday 8:00 am-8:30 pm

Sunday 7:00 am-4:00 pm

(First & last modules start Friday at 2:00 pm)

Sample Daily Schedule:


4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Practice

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm Break

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Community Activity or Dharma Talk


8:00 am – 9:00 am Meditation & Reflective Journaling

9:00 am – 10:15 am Practice

10:15 am – 11:30 am Lecture, Techniques, Practice

11:30 am – 12:30 pm Lunch Break

12:30 pm – 6:00 pm Lecture, Techniques, Practice

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Dinner Break

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Lecture, Techniques, Practice


7:00 am – 8:30 am Meditation and Practice

8:30 am – 9:00 am Break

9:00 am – 11:30 pm Lecture, Techniques, Training, Practice

11:30 am – 12:30 pm Lunch Break

12:30 pm – 4:00 pm Lecture, Techniques, Practice

Please note: 10-15 minute breaks will be integrated into any session over 90 minutes.

Prerequisites & Required Texts

    • Currently practicing in or studying for a health or wellness profession or interested in a career in health and wellness
    • Minimum 1-year consistent yoga practice
    • Complete the online Anatomy for 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training course with (cost is $55 plus the text) Click here for more information on the training. 
    • Commitment to the training in its entirety

Required Texts:

  • Functional Anatomy of Yoga by David Keil

Registration and Tuition

Registration To register for the program, you must first complete an application and pay a non-refundable $100 application fee.

Upon notification of acceptance into the program, payment of a non-refundable $400 registration deposit is required to secure your spot in the course. Registration is complete once you have paid the deposit, and this amount (as well as the $100 application fee) will be applied toward your tuition costs. Click here to pay your $400 registration deposit (once accepted into the program).


Full Tuition Rate – $3,200 * Save $300 with Early Bird Registration – pay your application fee and deposit by June 1, 2019, and save!

Student Rate – $2,600 for students currently enrolled in an academic institution. This rate does not qualify for the early bird discount.

All tuition rates include the $100 application fee and $400 registration deposit. Tuition balances may be paid in full upfront or divided into four monthly EFT payments via a debit or credit card. Tuition must be paid in full by September 1st, 2019. See below for payment options.

In addition to the eight weekends of instruction and Evolution’s Yoga Teacher Training Course Manual, program tuition additionally covers:
  • Individual and group monthly mentorship with teaching faculty
  • Two 10-class passes for use during the program
  • 20% discount on Evolution Yoga workshops and series
  • Yoga mat storage
Please note that tuition does not include the prerequisite course, or recommended books for the program.
Once registration is complete (following notification of acceptance into the program, and payment of both application fee and registration deposit), tuition payments can be made in full, or through a payment plan. Tuition must be paid in full by September 1st, 2019.
Full Paymentfollow this link to pay your full tuition balance (students and early bird registrants will receive details on how to access discounts).

Payment Plan – Your tuition may be divided into four payments charged to your debit or credit card each month. Please indicate on your application if you wish to set up a payment plan.

We accept VSAC non-degree grants! Details can be found on VSAC’s website. Create an account and apply here. Registration and deposit are required to hold your space in the program even if a grant is awarded.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy

A full refund, minus the application fee and registration deposit, can be granted up to two months prior to the program start date.  A 50% refund of the tuition can be granted up to one month prior to the program start date.  No refunds will be granted after one month prior to the program start date.