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Thank you for your interest in Elevate Yoga 200 Hour Teacher Training Program. We are excited that you want to start your teacher training journey with us!  And, we’d love to start by learning a little more about you, your goals and aspirations! Please take a moment to complete this information.

Elevate Yoga 200 Hour Teacher Training Application

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  • Yoga Experience:

  • (for example vinyasa flow, Ashtanga, Iyengar, hot yoga…list all that apply)
  • Please enter your level of interest for the following topics:

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  • Certification Criteria

    Although the majority of the students who complete our 200-hour certification program will be certified as Yoga Teachers, this certification is not guaranteed.  Students must demonstrate the following:

    1. A basic understanding of the yoga principles, as well as, specific philosophies, teachings, techniques and methodology essential to Elevate’s approach.
    2. Competency in the full range of practical skills required to safely teach yoga to others.
    3. A level of emotional maturity, mental stability, and personal integrity sufficient to create and maintain a safe and sacred environment that allows the personal transformation of students to occur.
    4. The ability to be a yoga teacher, including the good judgment required to interact with students in a professional manner that safely and effectively brings them the benefits of yoga, as reflected in the student’s conduct inside and outside of class during the course of training. 
    5. Attendance of required sessions, completion of all self-study coursework and maintaining the required weekly practice.

    I acknowledge that all information submitted in this application is true and accurate.  I understand that incomplete or inaccurate information may result in my non-acceptance or dismissal from the program.  I acknowledge that I have read and agree with the certification criteria listed above, and, understand my responsibilities as a student.


  • Elevate Yoga Trainings by Jill Knouse Yoga, A 200 Hour Yoga Alliance Registered School