300-hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training

Join Anytime!

  • Earn your 300 hours through stand-alone modules that you take as you like.

  • Work toward 500-hour RYT certification through Yoga Alliance or take modules independently for your own education and nourishment.

  • Begin the program when it works for you.

  • Learn on your own timeline: study what you want to study, when you want to study it.

  • Study with experts in their fields.

  • Take up to four years to earn your 300 hours.

  • Some classes are open to everyone; other classes open only to teachers, teachers in training, and teacher wannabes.

  • Receive discounted classes at SYA during the first year of your training. You'll pay only $12 per class up to 10 classes.

  • Let us know what you’d like to learn; we’ll create a module around it!

  • All modules and practicum are held on-site at Seattle Yoga Arts.

2020 Lead Faculty: Denise BenitezEllen BoyleClaudette Evans, Elizabeth Rainey, Greta Hill

How to Enroll:

Want to work toward your 500-hour Yoga Teacher certification through Yoga Alliance? It’s easy to enroll! 

  1. Complete the application form.

  2. Attach a copy of your 200-hour yoga teacher training Certificate of Completion.

  3. Pay your $100 application fee. ($50 of this application fee goes towards your first 300-hour TT module.)

  4. Then, either mail the above to: Seattle Yoga Arts, 1540 15th Ave, Seattle WA 98122, or email us at info@seattleyogaarts.com

Once we receive and process your application, we will send you a welcome email and include the current year’s upcoming modules, as well as tools with which to track your hours.

For more information, download a detailed breakdown of requirements for your 500-hour teaching certification through Yoga Alliance.

Just want to take these classes for your own education & growth? No need to send in an application! Simply register online for the modules of your choice.

2019 Schedule


November 8-10
Exploring Meditation: Developing and Deepening a Transformative Practice
Sarah Trudeau


November 22-24
Yoga for Parkinson’s & other Movement Disorders
Peter Lynch

2020 Schedule

Year-Long Course


January through December (One Saturday per month)
Living Yoga: A Year of Deepening & Awakening
Ellen Boyle


Individual Modules

Please note, schedule is subject to change.


January 12
Empower Your Practice: Clarifying ‘Advanced’ Asana - Standing Poses and Backbends
Nathaniel Amos


January 16-18
Myofascia and Functional Movement
Karen Sprute-Francovich


February 15-16
Refining and Deepening your Alignment Cueing
Ellen Boyle


March 14-15
Tending Our Nervous System; Cultivating Capacity, Resilience and Presence


April 17-18
Prenatal & Postnatal Yoga Teacher Training
April 19
Prenatal & Postnatal Practicum
Jaime Waliczek


April 26
Empower Your Practice: Clarifying ‘Advanced’ Asana - Hip Openers and Arm Balances
Nathaniel Amos


May 16-17
Gita Deep Dive
Claudette Evans


June 13-14
Art of Sequencing
Greta Hill


July 18
Cultural Appropriation and Ethics
Ellen Boyle


July 19
Empower Your Practice: Clarifying ‘Advanced’ Asana - Twists and Forward Bends
Nathaniel Amos


August 1-2
Intro to Mantra for Spiritual Attainment
Claudette Evans


Septemer 19-20
Teaching with Embodied Themes
Greta Hill


October 10
Teaching Inversions
Jaime Waliczek


October 17-18
Yoga Nidra; The Art and Philosophy of Deep Rest and Integration


October 25
Empower Your Practice: Clarifying ‘Advanced’ Asana - Full Spectrum


November 14
Denise Benitez


December 11-13
Restoring Prana
Robin Rothenberg