500 HOUR YOGA TEACHER TRAINING

We believe that within every good teacher lies a great teacher, and it’s our mission to offer the best possible range of courses to help nurture the unique and inspirational teacher within you.

Do you want to take your teaching skills to the next level? The 500 hour yoga teacher training pathway is dedicated to continuing education for 200 hour qualified yoga teachers and will hone your teaching skills to become a masterful facilitator.

The Power Living 500 hour yoga teacher training pathway has been designed to suit everyone’s individual passions, interests and commitments with programs in Vinyasa and Yin Yoga. Course components include Asana Lab: a fun and fascinating forum where you learn the anatomical complexities of the body to powerfully shift the way you teach, advanced sequencing and how to apply this to your teaching, hands-on assisting, philosophy and traditional yogic wisdom, meditation and more. Our mission is to give the opportunity for each student to choose the path that most inspires them to grow.

Led by Duncan Peak, Keenan Crisp and the senior facilitation team, you will train with the most knowledgeable facilitators of Yoga in Australia. Find out more about 500 hour teacher training courses near you.

If you want to find out more about our 500hr yoga teacher training pathway or register your interest, please contact the programs team. Or if you’re ready to take the leap and apply for a 500hr yoga teacher training program, register online.

Who is eligible for 500 hour certification?

Power Living’s 500 hour yoga teacher training pathway is dedicated to advanced education and ideal for any 200 hour certified teacher seeking to further expand their knowledge and experience. The course is broken up into different modules and retreats, each counting towards your 500 hour certification.

Please note, 500 hour yoga teacher training includes your 350 hour Yoga Australia accreditation.

Obtaining 500 hour certification: what you need to know

All of the courses offered within Power Living’s 500 hour yoga teacher training pathway count towards the continuing education hours required to attain your 500 hour teacher training certification with Power Living, recognized by Yoga Alliance or Yoga Australia.

To gain the full 500 hours Certification with Power Living you will need have completed up to 450 hours of training from Power Living teacher training courses. If you have completed training from other accredited yoga schools, we will recognise 50 hours of external training as hours counting towards your 500 hours certification.

Australian teachers gaining 350 hours of certification will be eligible to apply for a full membership with Yoga Australia (the leading governing Yoga organization in the country) and gain the benefits of being a recognized and certified teacher. The 500 hour Certification gives you an internationally recognized high standard of Yoga training in which you may apply for accreditation with Yoga Alliance as a 500 hour RYT or E-RYT (Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher) enabling you to register and facilitate your own Yoga training programs in the future.

MEET THE 500HR TEACHER TRAINING CREW

Living facilitators. Why? Because we’re giving you the next level in yoga knowledge, so we want you to learn from the very best. Learning from some of Australia’s great yoga masters will give you new tools to your ever-expanding yoga belt so you can deliver the highest level of facilitation to your students and communities.

Find details of the next teacher training program near you

Ready to elevate your teaching to the next level? Check out our what’s coming up in our 500hr teacher training pathway or email the programs team.